LG and Sprint comes together with the announcement of upcoming availability of LG Optimus S. It is one of the first Android powered devices to offer the ultimate personalized experience with Sprint ID. LG Optimus S will also be the only Sprint ID phone to launch with Android 2.2 offering users hotspot functionality.
LG Optimus S features 3.2” HVGA capacitive touch display with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels, virtual Qwerty keyboard, Android 2.2 Froyo, 3.2 Megapixel camera with digital zoom & auto focus, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, 3G/EVDO, USB 2.0, 600MHz processor with 512 MB RAM / 512MB ROM and an MSM7627 chipset.
And the LG Optimus S have the capability to act as a mobile Wi-Fi hot spot for up to five devices to share 3G. It also comes loaded with the Qualcomm Adreno 200 graphics engine which really helps the handset to perform well.
Technical Specifications of LG Optimus S*
|3G Network||CDMA 1xEV-DO rev.0|
|2G Network||CDMA 800/1900 MHz|
|Form Factor||Candy Bar|
|L x B x H||114 x 59 x 13 mm|
|Type||LCD HVGA Capacitive touchscreen|
|Resolution||2,62,144 colors, 320×480 Pixels|
|Input/ User Interface|
Predictive Text Input
|Operating System||Android 2.2 OS (Froyo)|
|CPU||528 MHz Processor|
256 MB RAM / 512 MB ROM
|Memory||100 MB user storage & 2GB microSD Card pre-installed|
microSD card slot support up to 32GB
|Browser & Messaging||HTML, Google Webkit Browser|
MMS, SMS, Email, Google Talk, EMS, Predictive Text Input
|Still||– 3.2 Megapixels|
– 2x Digital zoom
– Auto Focus
|Video Recording Capability||Yes|
|Bluetooth & USB||Bluetooth v2.1 EDR & v2.0 micro USB|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g|
|Headset||3.5mm stereo headset jack*|
|Music & Video|
|Music Format||MP3, WAV, AAC+, WMA|
|Video Format||H.263, H.264, Mpeg 4|
|Type||Li-Ion 1500 mAh Standard battery|
|Talk Time||Up to 5 hours|
|Other Features||Google talk, Gmail, Google search|
Visual Voice mail
Proximity, e-Compass Sensors
* Specifications are subject to change
LG Optimus S brings comes with social ntework integration, applications and online resources that mean the most to them and creates a smartphone experience that is unique, easy to navigate and convenient for life on-the-go.
Price & Availability
LG Optimus S will be available from October 31st in all Sprint retail channels including www.sprint.com, pricing just $49.99 with a fresh two-year service agreement or eligible upgrade and after a $100 mail-in rebate.