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  1. ODGeek

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    Am I the only one who noticed our handset not only has a slot for a micro SIM chop, but ACTUALLY has a micro SIM in the slot? None of my old handsets had one. Are the CDMA and GSM devices converging?
     

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    I believe it's for LTE data.
     
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    It is in fact for the 4g LTE.
     
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    Yeah it's a UICC Card for the 4G lte and it can be found in the optimus f3 also
     
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    Then does this mean that i can unlock this phone and use it in T-Mobile? ??
     
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    That depends if its a gsm patch for your device. And if the ril support it
     
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    Or if it even has gsm radios
     
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    Well in that case is there any equivalence to this phone???. Because i really like it, but its only for virgin and boost mobile.
     
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    lol plenty since its a snapdragon 400 its in the same class as moto g LTE, Sony xperia t2 , HTC desire 816 and many more each of those devices are its "competion" and I assume any other s400 devices with LTE
     
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    Sorry i meant the same phone but for tmobile or something like that...because yeah those are phones on the same range but they are more expensive and don't have Battery like that
     
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    CDMA phones are always cheaper, the same phone is I think the f90 or l90 but don't have lte and I can tell you most of them probably would have better battery due to them being bigger.
     
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    The equivalent GSM version to the LG volt (which actually is the LG F90) is the LG L90 with T-Mobile. There are a couple caveats though. The biggest two points are that the LG L90 T-mobile variant only has a 5MP camera and a 2460 battery while the LG volt has an 8MP camera and a 3000 battery...
     
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    the ls740 seems to be only available as the volt on sprint and boost, it was not made available to any other providers or as a gsm phone. All LTE phones have a sim card, in cdma phones however it is not a full sim and is never removed.
     
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