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Samsung Strive (photos)

The Samsung Strive is one of Samsung's better messaging phones. And it offers a few new features.

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Kent was a senior managing editor at CNET News. A veteran of CNET since 2003, he reviewed the first iPhone and worked in both the London and San Francisco offices. When not working, he's planning his next vacation, walking his dog or watching planes land at the airport (yes, really).
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The Strive is quite similar to previous Samsung handsets like the Flight.
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The display takes full advantage of the phone's real estate. We also like the spacious and user-friendly navigation array.
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The Strive's camera lens and speaker sit on its rear face.
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The Strive's keyboard is small, but you get used to it.
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The camera lens sits on the Strive's rear face. There's no flash or self-portrait mirror.

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