Samsung Focus S one of CNET’s Top 5 smartphones

Not content to let the HTC Titan keep the crown to itself, the Samsung Focus S fought back by showing up as one of CNET’s Best 5 smartphones.

The handset scored an excellent 4/5 starts and won praise for its “brilliant display and strong hardware specs” with CNET calling it “arguably the best Windows Phone ever released.”

The Samsung Focus S is a new Windows Phone with a 4.3” S-AMOLED Plus screen, HSPA+ data speeds, and a 1.4 GHz single-core processor. The phone has an 8-megapixel rear camera, a front-facing camera, gyro sensor, 16 GB of storage, and is only 8.5 mm thick. It is currently for sale through AT&T in the USA. The Focus S currently does not have an Omnia sibling. Full specs…

Read CNET’s full review here.