Yeah, it's got hype, alright -- but hype alone does not a good cellphone make. Does LG's VX8500 "Chocolate" for Verizon Wireless have any brains behind the beauty, or is the glossy slider all bark and no bite? Head on over to our Mobile outpost for the full rundown!

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