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TCL 10 Pro

"The TCL 10 Pro offers almost everything you could want in a phone, including a stellar design, long battery life and a gorgeous display. However, the camera performance could be better."
As posted by tomsguide.com

Pros

  • Big, bright colorful AMOLED display
  • Excellent build quality
  • Beautiful display
  • Solid performance
  • 128GB storage
  • Strong battery life
  • 3.5mm headphone jack

Cons

  • So-so camera
  • Shortcut button too easy to accidentally press
  • No wireless charging
  • Not waterproof

Product Details

Date First Available:
April 23, 2020

Overall Rating

80.3%
The overall rating was calculated based on 947 customer and expert reviews from 32 review sites and 4 stores.
We analyzed the sentiments related to these top topics for Mobile Phones:
  • 88.2%
    Design
  • 91.4%
    Performance
  • 85.0%
    Camera
  • 89.9%
    Battery
  • 73.6%
    Charging
  • 87.2%
    Display
  • 92.1%
    Durability / Build Quality

Expert Reviews Rating

Excellent
8
Good
24
Fair
0
Poor
0
Bad
0

Customer reviews by store

Price Comparison

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    AMAZON.COM
    8,318 reviews
    $399.99
  • TCL 10 Pro 128GB Smartphone (Unlocked, Ember Gray)

    BHPHOTOVIDEO.COM
    69 reviews
    $449.99
  • SIM Free TCL 10 Pro 128GB Mobile Phone - Ember Grey

    ARGOS.CO.UK
    55 reviews
    £399.95
  • BETA

Expert Reviews

A great-looking device without the internals to match

Read more on theverge.com

Pros

  • Sleek handset design
  • Big, bright colorful display
  • Unobtrusive software
  • Headphone jack

Cons

  • So-so camera
  • Screen is prone to accidental touches
  • Shortcut button too easy to accidentally press
  • Occasional performance stutters

The $450 TCL 10 Pro offers solid performance and battery life, along with an attractive design and a beautiful display that can easily hold their own against much more expensive Android flagships.

Read more on pcmag.com

Pros

  • Excellent build quality
  • Beautiful AMOLED display
  • Solid performance
  • Promised Android 11 update

Cons

  • No wireless charging
  • Not waterproof

The TCL 10 Pro offers almost everything you could want in a $450 phone, including a stellar design, long battery life and a gorgeous display. However, the camera performance could be better.

Read more on tomsguide.com

Pros

  • Great overall performance
  • Impressive OLED display
  • 128GB storage
  • Premium design
  • Strong battery life

Cons

  • Cameras are hit-or-miss
  • Gaming performance not the best
  • Limited to GSM carriers

You can see TCL's promise as an Apple and Samsung alternative in this upper-tier phone. But its price holds it back.

Read more on cnet.com

Pros

  • Vibrant AMOLED display
  • Solid performance
  • Nxtvision improves video quality
  • Can reverse charge other accessories

Cons

  • Pricier than rivals
  • Metal design is slippery
  • No water resistance
  • No wireless charging

The company's first devices for the US market prove that affordable phones don't have to skimp on performance.

Read more on wired.com

It might look and even feel like a flagship phone, but the TCL 10 Pro suffers in the fine detail.

Read more on techradar.com

Pros

  • Flagship-like design with no camera bump
  • Large curved AMOLED display
  • 3.5mm headphone jack

Cons

  • AMOLED display not the best example
  • Unreliable camera
  • Abrasive edge

The TCL 10 Pro is similar to a OnePlus device, in that it looks like a high-end mobile, but without the accompanying high price.

Read more on trustedreviews.com

Pros

  • High-quality design
  • Feels fast
  • Has a headphone jack
  • Excellent OLED screen

Cons

  • Battery underperforms
  • Rear finish is easy to scratch and scuff
  • TCL interface needs tweaks to feel normal
  • Fairly poor low-light images
  • Unsubtle camera image processing
  • No 5G

TCL's first entry into North America with its own brand delivers stunning design, high-end AMOLED panels, solid camera technology, and an affordable price. This impressive entry into the mid-range market will make you question ever spending $1,000 on a smartphone again.

Read more on zdnet.com

Pros

  • Gorgeous AMOLED display
  • Affordable price
  • Flawless performance
  • Long battery life
  • Good camera performance
  • 3.5mm and IR

Cons

  • No IP rating
  • No wireless charging

TCL wants to make the same impact in the phone market as it has in the TV space. Nothing ventured, nothing gained

Read more on techadvisor.com

Pros

  • Premium design
  • Curved AMOLED display
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Super Bluetooth mode

Cons

  • No 5G
  • Underwhelming performance
  • No stereo sound
  • No IP rating

The TCL 10 Pro is a solid first effort in the mobile space for the electronics brand. The screen is top-notch (as you would expect from a TV manufacturer) and the price is right, but there isn't much else on the phone that makes it stand out from the competition.

Read more on t3.com

Pros

  • Attractive price point
  • Excellent OLED screen
  • Decent battery life

Cons

  • Camera could be better
  • No waterproofing
  • Customised Android

Now that TCL has basically dominated the budget-friendly smart TV market, the brand is stepping up its smartphone game. The company already sells budget handsets under the Alcatel name, but now it wants to sell mid-range Android smartphones such as the TCL 10 Pro for less than $500 that put some premium devices to shame.

Read more on reviewgeek.com

Pros

  • Clean Android experience
  • Programmable shortcut button
  • Premium build
  • Headphone jack

Cons

  • Poor camera quality
  • Lack of wireless charging
  • Curved display
  • Single downward-facing speaker

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