A few days ago, Best Buy has listed the new LG Spectrum 2 handset on its website, but there was so sign of any press release for the handset from Verizon headquarters. Finally, Verizon Wireless has officially announced the new Spectrum 2 handset, made by LG, which is the successor of the yesteryear’s 1st gen LG Spectrum handset.
The Spectrum 2 handset is a solid mid ranger Android phone, featuring the following highlights:
# 4.7-inch True HD IPS display with 1280 X 720 pixels of resolution
# 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 dual-core processor
# Ships with Android 4.0 ICS
# 1GB RAM
# 8MP rear camera with 1080p HD video recording capability
# 1.3MP front facing shooter
# 16GB onboard storage, microSD card expansion
# 4G LTE capability, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC
# Global ready
# 2150mAh battery
# LG Tag+, QuickMemo apps
Verizon hasn’t provided any info regarding the future update of Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update for the Spectrum 2 handset. Recently launched mid-range spec’d Motorola Droid RAZR M is set to get Jelly Bean by the end of this year.
LG Spectrum is now available online and in-stores for $99.99 after a $50 mail-in-rebate on a two-year contract with Verizon network. The carrier has the device’s full retail price set at $499.99.
For more information, read, LG Spectrum Full Specs.
Source: Verizon Wireless