LG VS840 Lucid

  • LG VS840 Lucid
71
Based on 6 scores, 16 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    0
  • Good:
    2
  • Average:
    3
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Cheap for an LTE phone, Solid performance, Unique design
  • Bright vivid Gorilla Glass display; Handy built-in gestures and lock screen shortcuts; Fast 4G LTE speeds; Affordable
  • Affordable price, Attractive design, Still a highspec’d smartphone

Cons:

  • Terrible UI skin, Unattractive, lowres display, Inferior LTE speeds to other phones
  • Weak audio; Odd design element looks like a button but isn't

Expert reviews and ratings

By mobilephonereviewss.com on -

If you're in the market for an Android smartphone on Verizon but don't want to spend much money for the phone itself, the LG Lucid 2 is easy to recommend. That doesn't mean the Lucid 2 lacks solid competition if you're open to other platforms: from...

By evogadget.com on -

To round up this analysis, we will emphasize that LG's Lucid smartphone is, yes, a cheap one. But it shows that even budget devices can surprise...

By MobileBurn on -

Sponsored links, if any, appear in green. The LG Lucid is a 4G LTE smartphone for Verizon Wireless that comes from the same family of phones as the Connect 4G for MetroPCS and the Viper 4G LTE for Sprint. It sports a 4-inch, WVGA NOVA display and is...

By gottabemobile.com on -

The LG Lucid on Verizon Wireless is an affordable 4G LTE Android smartphone with the first time smartphone owner in mind.The Lucid may not have all the bells and whistles found on phones 2-3 times its price, but it does offer a fast 4G LTE connection,...

By booredatwork.com on -

The LG Lucid is a budget sub $100 Android Smartphone on the Verizon Wireless Network. Lately, we have been seeing more high powered devices move into this price range. The LG Lucid is powered by a dual-core 1.2Ghz Processor with 1GB of RAM. You also have...

By gadgetsteria.com on -

Far from the wonders of high end iPhones and Android phones lies a middle ground that often goes untouched in the mainstream tech world. While many people (perhaps a bulk of smartphone sales these days) happens in the mid-range market, it is the bells...

By Phone Scoop on -

1 Overall, the LG Lucid is a fine little phone. It scores well on most features. Though I think it's a bit plain in the fashion department, the hardware works well and offers a balance of features and transportability. It's a good voice phone, has...

By Android Central on -

Could a device that launches with only a promise of an Ice Cream Sandwich update be the one for you? Combining a great overall build quality with a stylish design, the LG Lucid is no device to simply overlook. The 1.2GHz dual-core processor is no joke...

By Android Police on -

There's little doubt in my mind that, for the people the Lucid is marketed to, it offers the best entry-level experience of any Android smartphone on any carrier in the US today. You get all the buzzwords - dual-core, 4G, apps, video chat, voice...

By The Verge on 60

I've knocked LG in the past for clearly aping other manufacturers' handset designs — the Nitro HD is basically a knockoff Galaxy S II — so here I'll give credit where it's due: the Lucid is a much more original design, and is by and large a successful...

By LaptopMag on 70

The LG Lucid is an easy-to-use Android phone that delivers a bright display and 4G LTE for an attractive...

By Phone Arena on 75

A year ago, owning a Verizon 4G LTE smartphone meant having to fork over a load of moolah, such as the case with devices like the Samsung Droid Charge and LG Revolution when they were initially launched. Over time, as we’ve seen mostly in the last...

By MobileTechReview on 70

twitter: @lisagade) Verizon Wireless' top Android LTE smartphones sell for $199 to $299, so you figure there's a catch when a phone costs on $79 on contract. In the case of the capable and very attractive LG Lucid, you actually get a very nice...

By cnet on 73

Though it's stuck on Gingerbread, the Lucid's great camera, snappy performance, and cheap price tag make it a solid choice for a budget 4G Android...

By PC Mag on 80

The LG Lucid for Verizon Wireless is a powerful Android smartphone at an unusually low up-front price....

By SlashGear on -

LG has done a decent job here releasing a top-of-mid-range device for the masses, not quite overtaking what they’ve already got released on Verizon with the LG Spectrum, but certainly a fine phone for those with hands that aren’t goliath in size....