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LG Rumor2 / Banter / UX-265
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LG Rumor2 / Banter / UX-265

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Overall 4
4.0
Design 6
6.0
Features 4
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Performance 4
4.0

LG Rumor 2 Reviewed

Bright Hub
27 July 2011
  • Summary: It seemed in 2008, that phones with a dialing pad then a slide out QWERTY keyboard would be the biggest revolution in the cell phone world. So is the LG Rumor 2 -- a double pad texting phone on Sprint -- still an option in 2011?
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Overall 7
7.0

LG Banter Touch (MetroPCS)

PC Magazine
25 January 2011
  • Conclusion: The LG Banter Touch is a good choice for MetroPCS customers looking for a midrange feature phone with no contract.
  • Pros: Clear voice quality. Roomy hardware keyboard. Good music playback. Solid battery life.
  • Cons: Overly complex UI. Useless camcorder.
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Overall 7
7.0

LG Rumor2 Review

Digitaltrends
16 August 2009
  • Conclusion: In three prime areas – voice quality, screen clarity and battery life – Rumor2 is slightly superior to the identically-priced and similarly appointed Samsung Rant. But the Rant offers EV-DO connectivity, a better QWERTY keyboard, a higher resolution and better camera, video recording, and access to...
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Sprint LG Rumor 2 - First Impressions

EVDOinfo.com
5 May 2009
  • Excerpt: The LG Rumor 2 is, not surprisingly, an update to the popular Rumor which has been available from Sprint since late 2007. Unfortunately, like the
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Overall 5
5.0

LG Rumor 2

MobileTechReview.com
30 March 2009
  • Conclusion: The LG Rumor 2 feels like the original Rumor in sleeker clothing. While we dig the roomier keyboard with its added number row and the higher resolution screen, we find the phone largely remains similar to the original Rumor.
  • Pros: Great keyboard and good looks., Sleeker and cooler looking than the original Rumor. Awesome keyboard and very good reception. Good messaging support and reasonable GPS performance.
  • Cons: No EVDO, poor battery life., Not much change from the original Rumor. Voice quality isn’t very good. No EVDO. Battery life has decreased from the original. Can’t record video. No AAC support for music playback.
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Overall 5
5.0

LG Rumor 2 (Sprint)

PC Magazine
27 March 2009
  • Conclusion: The LG Rumor 2 is an okay messaging phone, but the Samsung Rant costs the same and outmatches it on most measures.
  • Pros: Sharp screen. Solid e-mail program. Comfortable keyboard. Excellent battery life.
  • Cons: No 3G support. Lacks Sprint's One Click interface. No video recording or playback.
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Overall 6
6.1

LG Banter

cellphones.ca
4 June 2009
  • Excerpt: In the beginning you could have any phone, as long as it was black. Now there is a phone for every demographic, and the LG Banter is designed for the young at heart who enjoy texting.
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Overall 6
5.7

LG Rumor 2

cellphones.ca
25 May 2009
  • Excerpt: When the original LG Rumor hit the market back in 2007, it was well received as a spacious and easy-to-use messaging phone. The design and build materials caught a lot of press, and appropriately so, as it was a solid slider geared toward a youthful market focused on text and messaging.
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