HD all the way
Verizon has the right idea letting the LG Spectrum join its lineup. The successor ousts the Revolution for plenty of good reasons, including HD and LTE.
Let's start with design. Accents like this silver touch-sensitive navigation button feel fresh and clean.
While it's hard to see the black-and-gray checkered back cover, it adds some nice prep-school style, along with those simple, approachable lines.
The charging action is at the top.
The 4.5-inch HD display creates a roomy canvas for a virtual keyboard. Swype is an option, but it isn't preinstalled by default. Unfortunately, the Android keyboard isn't onboard.
The Spectrum is pretty lean, but rounded edges help make it comfortable to grip.