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LG KC780 Camera Phone

LG KC780 Camera Phone

LG KC780, LG’s new camera phone, will pack an 8 megapixel camera with autofocus, red eye reduction, face recognition and 30fps video recording capabilities. The phone just passed the FCC.

Coming in a slider form factor, the KC780 actually looks kind of ordinary. It brings the following features: quad band GSM/GSM/GPRS and EDGE connectivity, 140 MB of internal memory, a microSD card, USB 2.0, Bluetooth 2.0 and so on.

From the specs that have been made public so far, one can guess that LG KC780 is probably a midrange device.

LG SV300 Wine to be Released by Bell Mobility in Canada

LG SV300 Wine to be Released by Bell Mobility in Canada

LG SV300 Wine should be released on October 3 by Bell Mobility, the second largest carrier in Canada.

Available in South Korea since last year, the SV300 clamshell brings the following features: a 2.2 inch TFT internal display with 260K colors and 240 x 320 pixels, a smaller external screen, a 1.3 Megapixel camera with video recording, Music player, SMS and MMS capabilities, Bluetooth, 45MB of internal memory, an 830 mAh battery that should provide up to 3 hours of talk-time or up to 200 hours of stand-by time and a range of basic features, such as, world clock, alarm clock, calendar, calculator, notebook.

According to Mobile in Canada, LG SV300 Wine costs for 79.95 CAD (75 USD) with a three-year contract agreement, or for 279.95 CAD (262 USD) free of any contract across the North American country.

The SV300 Wine weighs 93 grams and, when not open, it measures 99 x 49 x 16.2 millimeters.

LG Prada II Getting Closer

LG Prada II Getting Closer

LG Prada II is the successor of the Prada phone, according to Boy Genius Report, it will bring lots of new and improved features.

Measuring 104.5 x 54 x 16.8 millimeters, LG Prada II is said to bring the following feature: a 3 inch TFT display with 240 x 400 pixel and Flash UI, a full QWERTY keyboard, a 5 Megapixel camera with auto focus, flash and video recording (in VGA mode), HSDPA connectivity, motion sensor, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 2.1 and a 950 mAh battery of unknown performances.

At the moment, no word yet on when LG will officially and fully present the fashionable Prada II. Moreover, LG Prada II’s price is not known yet.

LG Voyager in Titanium from Verizon

LG Voyager in Titanium from Verizon

Verizon Wireless announced recently the availability of LG Voyager in Titanium.

Compared to the old black Voyager, the new Voyager doesn’t bring too many new features. The main difference is that the Titanium Voyager comes with Verizon’s Visual Voice Mail and V CAST Music with Rhapsody services pre-installed.

Verizon offers the new Voyager online, on Verizon’s official website, and in its retail stores across the States. It costs $149.99 with a contract agreement for two years (and after a 50 bucks mail-in rebate).

However, the Visual Voice Mail services and V CAST Music with Rhapsody are not free: the first one is available for a monthly fee of $2.99, while the second comes for $14.99 per month.

LG Voyager brings the following features: a 2.8 inch TFT touchscreen external display, a similar internal screen (sans the touch capabilities), a full QWERTY keyboard, a 2 Megapixel camera, VZ Navigator, dual speakers and expandable memory.

LG Voyager, iPhone 3G Killer, Available Soon in India

LG Voyager, iPhone 3G Killer, Available Soon in India

Apple’s new iPhone 3G is finally available across Indial, either from Vodafone or Airtel.

While the news of iPhone 3G’s release is known by lots of Indian consumers, what they might not know is that LG 1000 (or LG VX1000) will soon be available in India. The touchscreen handset is already available in the US and exclusively sold by Verizon, under the name of LG Voyager.

LG Voyager / LG 10000 will be released by Reliance, the second largest Indian mobile operator, with a retail price between 22,000 and 25,000 INR (510 – 580 USD).
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LG KC910 Touchscreen Phone with an 8 Megapixel Camera

LG KC910 Touchscreen Phone with an 8 Megapixel Camera

LG KC910, a high-end touchscreen handset, will apparently be launched in October. Being the successor of the popular Viewty, the KC910 camera phone comes with an 8 megapixel camera.

KC910’s camera features Schneider-Kreuznach lens, auto focus, xenon flash, VGA video recording (at 30fps), lens cover and geotagging.

Besides having 8 Megapixels, LG KC910 will bring the following: a 3 inch TFT touchscreen display with 240 x 400 pixels, Flash User Interface, Dolby technology for an exquisite audio experience, quad-band GSM connectivity (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz), Bluetooth 2.0, internal GPS, Wi-Fi, TV out, DivX support and so on.

The retail price of LG KC910 is not known for the moment, but LG should announce it pretty soon.

LG KF350 Clamshell for Europe

LG KF350 Clamshell for Europe

LG KF350, a new clamshell, will be available in Europe in October.

Measuring 100.9 x 50.9 x 14.8 millimeters, when closed, and weighing 102 grams, the KF350 brings the following features: 3 Megapixel camera, a user-friendly keypad and a cool navigation pad, a 2.2 inch TFT internal display with 240 x 320 pixels and 262K colors, tri-band GSM connectivity (900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz) with GPRS and EDGE, Music player (MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+ and WMA files are supported), Video player (MPEG4, H.263), 30MB of memory (expandable via a microSD card), polyphonic ringtones, Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP, email, Web browser, messaging capabilities (SMS, MMS and EMS), USB 2.0 and an 800 mAh battery.

LG KF350 will come in several color versions.
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LG KT520 Elegant Slider Launched in Taiwan

LG KT520 Elegant Slider Launched in Taiwan

LG KT520, a mid-end handset was recently launched in Taiwan. First unveiled at the beginning of the year, the new KT520 comes in a elegant slider form factor.

LG KT520 packs 3 Megapixel camera with digital zoom, auto focus and video recording. Other features include: tri-band GSM connectivity (900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz) plus HSDPA 2100 connectivity for data transfer speeds of up to 3.6 Mbps, a 2.2 inch TFT display with 262K colors, 240 x 320 pixels and a 2000:1 contrast ratio, finger mouse, Music player, 60MB of internal memory, expandable to up to 4GBs with a microSD or microSDHC card, Bluetooth 2.0 with A2DP, email, Web browser, Instant Messaging, voice command and pre-installed games.
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LG Rumor Available via Virgin Mobile Canada

LG Rumor Available via Virgin Mobile Canada

LG Rumor is now available via Virgin Mobile Canada. The popular and affordable handset has been released in the US for about one year, and it was already available for Canadian users via Bell Mobility.

Virgin Mobile Canada offers LG Rumor for Canadian consumers at the following prices:

– $79.99 with a contract agreement for three years;

– $99.99 with a contract agreement for two years;

– $149.99 with a contract agreement for only one year;

– and $199.99 on pre-pay;
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LG KF700 Released by Telstra

LG KF700 Released by Telstra

LG KF700 (under the name LG KF700Q) has recently been released in Australia via Telstra, the largest mobile operator in the country.

Coming in a slider form factor, the KF700Q brings the following features: HSDPA connectivity with high data transfer speeds up to 7.2 Mbps, a 3 inch TFT touchscreen display with 256K colors and 240 x 480 pixels, a 3.15 Megapixel auto focus camera, Bluetooth, Music player, expandable memory and so on.

LG KF700Q is available for retail price of 879 Australian dollars (about 858 USD or 540 Euros).