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Editors' Take


Helio is a young mobile virtual network operator that offers high-end handsets and services.

By Apr. 23, 2008

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Helio opens flagship store

The mobile operator for the ultra hip has just opened its first retail location in Santa Monica.

By Nov. 21, 2006


Helio Mysto

Though we weren't keen on the Helio Mysto's touchy controls and call quality, we were impressed with its healthy array of features.

By Jan. 24, 2008

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jan. 24, 2008

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Helio Fin

The Helio Fin is perhaps too thin for its own good, with several design compromises that place slimness over usability. If you can look past these flaws, however, the Fin is a feature-packed phone with excellent performance.

By Aug. 23, 2007

3.5 stars Editor's rating Aug. 23, 2007

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Helio Ocean 2

If you can get over its size, the Helio Ocean 2 is a great feature-rich handheld with enough Web-friendly goodies to please both tech-savvy hipsters and mobile professionals.

By Feb. 2, 2009

4 stars Editor's rating Feb. 2, 2009

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Helio Music

The Helio Music store is great if you're an existing Helio customer who needs to get a music fix while on the go. However, we suggest waiting a little while longer for Helio to really ramp up its service with a full-fledged PC store.

By Apr. 18, 2007

3.5 stars Editor's rating Apr. 18, 2007

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Helio Ocean

The Helio Ocean is a great beginner smart phone, with a fantastic array of multimedia features and Internet capabilities that are sure to please both consumers and mobile professionals.

By May. 11, 2007

4 stars Editor's rating May. 11, 2007

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Helio Heat

The Helio Heat is a decent affordable alternative to the Drift, but the tradeoffs are high. Even though we were willing to forgive its low-grade speakerphone and lack of microSD card slot due to its lower price tag, the mediocre sound quality and unintuitive touchpad buttons might be enough to make you plunk down the extra cash for the Drift instead.

By Mar. 19, 2007

3.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 19, 2007

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Helio Drift

While the Helio Drift may not be as attractive as the Helio Kickflip, the Drift's high-end multimedia features, Bluetooth, and GPS capabilities make it probably the best handset that Helio has to offer.

By Nov. 17, 2006

4 stars Editor's rating Nov. 17, 2006

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Helio Kickflip

The attractive Helio Kickflip offers high-end features, such as a 2-megapixel camera and EV-DO support, and is the better phone of the carrier's two offerings. Unfortunately, it's plagued by the lack of Bluetooth and instant-messaging options; plus, the call quality is subpar.

By Jun. 26, 2006

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jun. 26, 2006

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