LG Motion 4G (MetroPCS) comparison

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LG Motion 4G (MetroPCS)

LG Motion 4G (MetroPCS)
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LG Optimus F3

LG Optimus F3
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LG Optimus L9 (T-Mobile)

LG Optimus L9 (T-Mobile)
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Samsung Galaxy S III - 16GB - pebble blue (T-Mobile)

Samsung Galaxy S III - 16GB - pebble blue (T-Mobile)
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Alcatel One Touch Fierce

Alcatel One Touch Fierce
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Price $194 at 1 store $59 to $249 at 3 stores $144 at 1 store $49 to $464 at 3 stores $129 to $190 at 3 stores
CNET editors' rating
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.0 (3.5 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.3 (3.5 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.3 (3.5 stars)
Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
    Overall score: 8.7 (4.0 stars)
3.0 stars Good
    Overall score: 6.0 (3.0 stars)
Average user rating 4.0 stars out of 8 reviews 0 stars No reviews, write one! 3.0 stars out of 5 reviews 3.0 stars out of 130 reviews 3.0 stars out of 5 reviews
Release date August 30, 2012 June 14, 2013 October 31, 2012 June 21, 2012 October 05, 2013
The Bottom Line MetroPCS' LG Motion 4G is worth it for price-conscious customers who want a contract-free 4G LTE-enabled device, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, and a swift processor. If you’re looking for a compact Android handset, the LG Optimus F3 will satisfy prepaid customers. As an on-contract phone, however, look to other free smartphones that are better. The reasonable $80 price tag, dual-core processor, and Android 4.0, make the LG Optimus L9 a reliable midlevel handset. Pumped with high-performing hardware and creative software features, the Samsung Galaxy S3 is an excellent, top-end phone that's neck and neck with the HTC One X. Even if you're on a tight budget, you should skip Alcatel's One Touch Fierce in favor of a better prepaid phone.

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Specific absorption rate (SAR) Info unavailable Info unavailable Info unavailable 0.43 W/Kg
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Cellular technology CDMA
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Weight 4.7 oz
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4.7 oz
4.59 oz
Wireless Interface IEEE 802.11
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LTE
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Service Provider Metro PCS
Sprint Nextel
T-Mobile
T-Mobile
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Band / mode CDMA2000 1X 1900/800 / AWS 1700/2100
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