The Good The LG Mach has a generously sized keyboard and runs on 4G LTE, and its decent camera includes plenty of features.
The Bad The Mach is heavy to hold, and has a poor audio speaker and mediocre call quality.
The Bottom Line Sprint's LG Mach is a reliable 4G LTE slider phone with midrange specs that'll satisfy basic needs at a competitive price.
Competitive midlevel slider phone
LG hasn't had much luck with impressive keyboard phones. Theruns on Android Gingerbread and has a poor camera, and the is too basic for my taste. But when Sprint introduced the LG Mach at MobileCon about a month ago, it had a lot of potential.
For one thing, it natively ships with the new(ish) Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS, and it has a swift dual-core processor. Its additional specs and features also make it competitive with other higher midrange devices.
The handset is available from Sprint and is priced at the $100 sweet spot after a two-year contract and mail-in rebate. For anyone on this carrier looking for a midlevel keyboard phone, the LG Mach is definitely worth considering.
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