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I am looking to get a smart phone as I currently do not own any phone at all. I am not a phone guy and was looking to get a Iphone 5 for music/itunes purposes to replace my Ipod with but I have been debating alot on getting one. I am not sure what to get honestly. I am looking for a power house, beautiful screen and just great for music storage

 

I can get the LG G2 for $140 with code VERIZON30 so im wondering what you all think about this phone. I have heard that LG is horrible with updates so its got me worried about that. I need your opinion of this phone. I would also considering the S4

 

I am a huge fan of taking pics of my daughters in different surroundings so I do want a camera that is pretty top when it comes to smart phones as I know the iphone 5's camera is junk

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I am not sure about the LG phone your looking at but i can say that my wife has an S3 and the camera on it is great.. she takes some really nice pics with it so i can only expect the S4's camera would be even better.
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this is the LG G2. If youve never seen it.

 

some specs

  • 2.26GHz quad-core CPU
  • Adreno 330 GPU
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 13 MP Camera
  • 1080p HD Video

 

http://www.engadget.com/2013/09/09/lg-g2-review/

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Look through the comparison, the LG and S4 looks to trade blows whilst the LG leads in some aspects and the S4 in others but not by much
http://www.gsmarena.com/lg_g2_vs_samsung_galaxy_s4-review-984.php
The LG looks to be an impressive phone and I would consider it especially since or if it is cheaper. smile.gif
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