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We looked at the best cellphones released over the last year to bring you this selection of the best Verizon cellphones for kids, and all of which are highly rated by the top cellphone reviewers from around the web. Additionally, this list of the best cellphones for kids running on Verizon's CDMA network is filtered by the ones which support basic voice calling and text messaging features under $100 price range.

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Motorola Moto E (Gen 2)
LG Exalt 2
Kyocera DuraXV Plus
Samsung Galaxy Core Prime
HTC Windows Phone 8X
Motorola Moto E (Gen 2)
LG Exalt 2
Kyocera DuraXV Plus
Samsung Galaxy Core Prime
HTC 8X (16 GB) Smartphone
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Release Date
Mar 2015
Sep 2015
May 2015
Jan 2015
Nov 2012
Carrier
Verizon
Verizon
Verizon
Verizon
AT-T, T-Mobile, Verizon
Digital Camera Resolution
5.0 MP
5.0 MP
2.1 MP
Installed RAM (GB)
1.0 GB
1.0 GB
Screen Size(Diagonal)
4.5 inch
4.5 inch
4.3 inch
Processor Type
Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 - 3G model, Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53 - LTE model
Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
Dual-core 1.5 GHz
Battery Capacity
2390.0 mAh
2000.0 mAh
1800.0 mAh
Operating System
Android OS, v5.0.x (Lollipop), v5.0 (Lollipop), upgradable to v5.1 (Lollipop) - only XT1527
Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat)
Microsoft Windows Phone 8

It looks great, has class-leading battery life and we love its light, bloatware-free approach to Android.

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Stylish, and gets the basics right

Ultratough and packed with plenty of features

A basic homescreen with no special panes.

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LTE speeds, and great call quality