The Dare and enV Touch are both LG phones offered via Verizon Wireless in the U.S. They are comparable phones with touch-screen inputs, video recording, Bluetooth and 3 megapixel camera. Their battery life is also comparable. The memory card slot for the Dare is 8GB whereas for the enV Touch is 16GB. The Dare also comes with an email client which is a downloadable BREW app for the enV Touch.

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LG Dare VX-9700 versus LG enV Touch VX-11000 comparison chart
Edit this comparison chartLG Dare VX-9700LG enV Touch VX-11000
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Weight 3.76 oz (107 g) 4.92 oz (139 g)
Bluetooth Supported Profiles: HSP, HFP 1.5, DUN, OPP, FTP, PBA, A2DP, AVRC, BIP, BPP 1.2, (HID) version 2.1 + EDR Supported Profiles: HSP, HFP 1.5, DUN, OPP, FTP, PBA, A2DP, AVRC, HID, BPP 1.2, BIP version 2.1+EDR / supports FTP-client / OPP for vCal and vCard only
Camera Resolution: 3+ megapixel Schneider-Kreuznach lens / LED flash / face detection / scene modes / panorama / self-timer, brightness, white balance, night mode, ISO controls / image editor Resolution: 3+ megapixel auto-focus, flash / panorama, smile detection, self-timer, white balance functions
Dimensions 4.1" x 2.2" x 0.5" (104 x 56 x 12.7 mm) 4.52" x 2.16" x 0.66" (115 x 55 x 16.8 mm)
E-mail client Protocols Supported: Yahoo! Mail, Windows Live Mail, AOL, AIM, via downloadable BREW app
Memory card slot microSD (TransFlash) up to 8 GB microSD (TransFlash) up to at least 16 GB
Browser Teleca Obigo Q7.0-1.3 full web browser full HTML sites, plus RSS reeader
Speakerphone Yes Yes
Voice dialing Speaker-independent (automatic) Speaker-independent (automatic)
Flashlight No No
Ruggedized No No
Digital TTY/TDD Yes Yes
External Display No color TFT LCD, 480 x 800 pixels, 3 inches
Polyphonic Ringtones Yes Yes
Ringer Profiles No No
USB built-in microUSB connector / mass storage mode / supports charging built-in micro-USB connector / supports mass storage mode, charging
Picture ID Yes Yes
Ringer ID Yes Yes
Touch Screen Primary input method: Finger with fingertip writing recognition / tactile feedback Primary input method: Finger outer screen / with haptic feedback
Hard Drive No No
MMS Yes Yes
FM Radio No No
Headphone Jack (3.5mm) located on top Yes
Music Player Supported Formats: MP3, WMA, AAC, AAC+ does not support DRM-protected AAC formats / equalizer, playlists Supported Formats: MP3, WMA, AAC, AAC+ playlists, can play in background, equalizer
Stereo Speakers No Yes
Live TV No No
PictBridge No No
Streaming Video Yes Yes
Video Capture Max. Length: 1 hour up to VGA resolution / up to 120 fps for slow-motion playback VGA resolution
Alarm Yes Yes
Calculator Yes plus tip calculator
Calendar Yes Yes
SyncML No No
To-Do List No No
BREW Version: 3.1.5 Yes
Games Yes Yes
Headset Jack (2.5 mm) No No
Push-To-Talk No No
Wireless Carrier Verizon Wireless Verizon Wireless
Networks CDMA 850 / CDMA 1900 CDMA 850 / CDMA 1900
Physical design Bar Internal Antenna Bar with sideways hinge, opens for text keyboard and additional display Internal Antenna
GPS A-GPS supports LBS, S-GPS / supports VZ Navigator with turn–by–turn directions A-GPS supports LBS, including navigation, tracking
Supports enlarging text for menus, messaging, dialing for dialing, menu & lists, messages
Languages supported English, Spanish English, Spanish
Vibrate mode Yes Yes
Text messaging (SMS) 2-Way: Yes 2-Way: Yes threaded / text-to-speech
Side buttons lock, speaker keys on left / volume, camera keys on right camera, volume, lock on left
Picture messaging No Yes
Voice recorder up to 1 minute each / 1 hour total Yes
Operating System Proprietary Proprietary
Infrared No No
Data network Technology: 1xEV-DO rA Technology: 1xEV-DO rA
Auto-complete suggestions for text Yes Technology: T9
Wi-Fi support No No
Java support No No
Keyboard No Layout: QWERTY inside
Battery Information 1100 mAh LiIon 950 mAh
Estimated Battery Life (Talk time) 4.7 hours max. (280 minutes) 4.3 hours max. (260 minutes)
Estimated Battery Life (Standby) 360 hours max. (15 days) 408 hours max. (17 days)
Screen Type LCD (Color TFT/TFD) LCD (Color TFT/TFD)
Screen Resolution 240 x 400 pixels 800 x 480 pixels
Screen size 3" diagonal 3" diagonal

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