LG Optimus Black review

Super thin, feather-light - but can it rival the new dual-core brigade?

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TechRadar's verdict

"A brilliant display screen on this Android 2.2-powered smartphone helps it to rival Apple's iPhone 4"
For
  • NOVA display
  • 4-inch screen
  • Thin and lightweight chassis
  • Quick to navigate
  • 2MP front-facing camera
Against
  • Gesture UI is fun but mainly pointless
  • Not latest software
  • Casing is a little roughly hewn
  • Disappointing video recording capability
  • Occasional microSD card problems
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