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Comment: Opinions yes, but can anyone really write a review without actually trying the device 1st ?
Good: Price & Power
Comment: This is awesome. As good or better than an iPhone, and half the price. And no stupid contract. A game changer. Don't care about lack of 4G. Can cope without MicroSD (Have it on my S2 but haven't actually used it).
Is the battery replaceable though?
Good: Running the best Android
Bad: No Sd Card :-(
Comment: Ive looked at it on Google Play...Says what's in box...Cable and charger
Is that the cableless version ???
Good: Jelly Bean 2 (4.2), no Samsung bloatware, Price.
Bad: No 4G LTE, No SD card memory expansion, LG phone camera's are appallingly poor, reputation for unreliability and poor build quality.
Comment: Although exclusion of the SD card slot is a minus, it looks like this option is now being dropped from all new Android devices.
Somewhere I've read that it's something to do with the file systems, slowing the phones OS down and potential for corrupting data on file transfers.
Bad: no micro card slot, lack of 4G
Comment: The lack of storage and 4G is very bad
Good: Higher ppi and 4.2
Bad: uh... Nothing I can think of!
Comment: At this Price, I makes sense to have get it as a second cell to change with your primary phone depending on mode.
& if Google sticks with this "Cheap" Unlocked model... One can have a new andriod under the tree every year!
Good: Apparent build quality, processing power, Jelly Bean 4.2, screen
Bad: Built in storage, no microSD slot
Comment: Overall this seems excellent and I can see this being an early Christmas present for me. The only significant drawback I see is the lack of memory on board combined with no microSD slot. The lack of 4G data does not overly concern me and I don't expect this to change for at least another 12 months as coverage is built up in the UK. As for the storage I can make this work by getting a good data plan, although I know that this does not suit every user. That said, I find it strange that it lacks both internal storage AND 4G data, as poor internal storage/good access to the cloud or good internal storage/poor access to the cloud seem superior design choices. Perhaps they will release updated 32Gb and 64Gb versions in 6 months?
Comment: This phone has me gushing, I want it, and I want it now, but in the back of my mind I have a fear Google are starting a new trend. Just like with the Nexus 7(which I have), they are creating absolutely outstanding priced phones with top-of-the-range tech inside and outside for that matter, and then decreasing or even removing things such as memory expansion or internal memory, so that later on when everyone has already bought this device, they can add them back in and gain even more profit. With the Nexus 7, they decreased the internal memory to only 16GB and took out the memory expansion and camera. This meant that they could later on refurbish the Nexus 7 with 32GB of memory and throw in £G, and also produce a new device(Nexus 10) which had all of these features, thus creating more money. I hope they follow their normal trend of one Nexus phone a year, and after certainly buying this, I will be extremely dissapointed with them if they produce a new flagship Nexus with a memory card slot and 32GB of memory.
Sorry for the long paragraph.
Comment: At no point does it say it will be £380 on Google Play, it says in black and white £239 and £279 for 8GB and 16GB.
No idea where people are getting the £380 figure from.
Good: new android 4.X version number to keep the fandroids happy, destroys overpriced plastic junk like the SAMDUNG Galaxy SIII
Bad: google play says coming soon-unconfirmed price, it will be £390 NOT £230
Comment: Google cannot compete on low prices. The quality has to be there. This device Looks not so upscale.
I'm still hesitant to buy an LG phone with their poor history of building phones, My last lg phone Fell apart in 3-4 months!!
Why the 8GB version?HELLO this is 2013!google are trying to push their privacy abusing cloud services. 8GB[5gb usable after formatting and android os] is barely enough... I don't install many apps but I do use my storage for music and even with spotify + offline it takes up quite a bit of storage.
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