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Review: LG Chocolate

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Aug 11, 2006, 11:03 AM   by Eric Lin

An In-Depth review of LG's sleek new VX-8500 Chocolate slider music phone for Verizon Wireless. NEW: Video tour

There's no denying it, the sleek black form of the Chocolate is sexy. With a gloss black finish, and a solid black keypad, it bears little resemblance to its edible namesake, but it still shares all the same looks and features as the Korean model that somehow took on this moniker.

Like most phones that put an emphasis on looks, the Chocolate asks you to give up a little in performance and usability for the privilege of carrying a phone that everyone will fawn over. The sacrifices aren't so great for most users, but the select few expecting high tech features that work flawlessly on their high-tech-looking phone might want to wait for a software update or a second generation.



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is it supposed to? fortherecord Jan 5, 2007, 8:29 PM
No FM radio but can I??? joey301 Aug 29, 2006, 3:09 PM
quick question- or two... scape111 Aug 25, 2006, 4:07 PM
Do the Euro and U.S. Chocolates have same measurements? soysaucedreams Sep 5, 2006, 11:55 PM
POS Where it Counts Most CoreyTheGent Aug 11, 2006, 2:01 PM
ringtones for the chocolate Jags Aug 25, 2006, 8:47 PM
lg chocolate II (korea) justinokang Aug 14, 2006, 12:29 PM
Basic Question for New Chocolate Phone rza Aug 11, 2006, 12:36 PM
I can't find it!!!!!!!!!!!! NikkiC Aug 24, 2006, 1:38 PM
Stay away from it gjh1978 Aug 11, 2006, 2:56 PM
I'm going to get it AwpdsR Aug 11, 2006, 12:32 PM
Video Review - YouTube ThrustinJ Aug 16, 2006, 10:06 PM
Saving Pictures to the memory card klay Aug 16, 2006, 9:59 PM
One good this about this phone... r0yeah Aug 12, 2006, 4:42 PM
It Doesn't Look THAT Good kevo214 Aug 13, 2006, 5:38 PM
Good review Roadkill Aug 11, 2006, 1:33 PM
This phone + Me = Bad A$$ motoBOY Aug 11, 2006, 6:57 PM
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