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LG dare cell phone

im in the market for a new phone. i hate the razor i have now. i really like what i have seen on TV about teh LG dare. kinda a knock off iphone. do any of yall have one? is it worth upgrading to. i dont need my phone to do to much for me, send text, check the scores of football, and make calls. if there is a better phone out there let me know also


oh i also would like GPS

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If he is looking at LG Dare I am guessing Verizon. What price are they asking for one? I have a LG Voyager that cost me $350.00 about 6 months ago. Iphone 3Gs are down to 299.00 now, and if they were that cheap a few months ago, I would have switched to AT&T to get one.


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I have the sprint everything plan. 100 bux plus tax. Unlimited everything. Nav Minutes all that trash.

Iphone is the shiznit though. I have personally used one and I think it is all that.

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I have the sprint everything plan. 100 bux plus tax. Unlimited everything. Nav Minutes all that trash.

Iphone is the shiznit though. I have personally used one and I think it is all that.
i have friends that have said its "life changing" Just afraid I would destroy the screen the first day!!!


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Verizon, i cant put up with ATandT's customer service policies and there BS. and sprint/nextel get the worst coverage up where i am

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If he is looking at LG Dare I am guessing Verizon. What price are they asking for one? I have a LG Voyager that cost me $350.00 about 6 months ago. Iphone 3Gs are down to 299.00 now, and if they were that cheap a few months ago, I would have switched to AT&T to get one.
after my contract upgrade and Govt. discount it comes to 150.00 flat. i would like thte i phone but like i said earlier me and AT&T are not very good friends

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I used to have one for 3 months before it got stolen last week.

Great phone, I really liked all the features. The picture and video features work great. The camera took the best pictures of any camera phone I have seen, including the iphone. The screen is physically smaller than the iphones, though not by much. It was a little harder to use than the iphone (because of the smaller screen), but I got used to it quickly. I really liked the responsive touch screen, it let you know when you pressed a "button".

The e-mail feature works fine, though I wish it had more features. VZ navigator works excellent on this phone, just like a real standalone GPS. The keyboard options are nice, whether you like the qwerty keyboard or the full feature keyboard.

Ummm, what else is there.....

The video feature was really nice. The video was a little choppy and the audio wasn't the greatest, but it was still the best I have seen from a phone. The web page rendering was right on. EVDO service on this phone was excellent, streaming video and websites pulled up very quickly. One thing to remember though, the Dare is not a smart phone like the iphone. This means you are limited to the applications verizon gives to you, there aren't any cool third party applications you can install on this phone.

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The dare is $399.99 at full price from verizon (I would know, mine was stolen and I didn't have insurance). You can resign a 2-year contract agreement (if your contracts up) and get the phone for alot less than that. I got mine for $100 after my new every two discount and resigning a two year contract.

You can get the iphone 3g for $199 with a new contract from AT&T

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hmmm, is the browser like a real pc or is it the stupid cellphone internet, i want to be on the org on my phone just like im on the org at home! i like the full feature keyboard, i was playin with one at our haloween party and i was pretty cool, but it was someone elses so i didnt get to explore it as much as i wanted. whats the pixel on the cam, and is there vid on it


yea my verizon store told me 399.99 minus 50 instore discount, minus 100 for new every two, then 100 govt discount so = 150.00

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Sorry, I edited my post above to answer some of the same questions you just asked :-)

The browser is just like the what you would see on your PC, it's a full featured browser. The camera is a 3.2 MP.

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