LG Electronics (LG) today launched LG Optimus One a Smartphone from the company’s Optimus series of smart devices. Powered by Android 2.2 (Froyo) and optimized for Google Mobile Services, the handset will deliver the ultimate Smartphone experience while offering easier accessibility for the growing number of consumers looking to purchase their first Smartphone.
LG Optimus One is one of the earliest Smartphones to launch that includes the Android 2.2, Froyo – the latest version of the Android platform – which allows for two to three times faster and smoother internet browsing, web-page loading, application pop-ups and multi-tasking.
The device also enables professionals to easily sync with Outlook Calendar for improved productivity, while offering portable Wi-Fi hotspots to easily share a single 3G connection. LG Optimus One is optimized for popular Google Mobile Services including Google Voice Search, Google Voice Actions, and Google Maps.
LG Optimus One is developed based on consumer insight that first-time Smartphone users have strong needs for obtaining information and handy application services. As a result, the device focuses on offering instant information search and versatile application packages including Google Mobile Service and even quality application advising functions.
“LG is offering the gateway into the Smartphone world with the LG Optimus One, which provides the distinctive benefits of Smartphones, in intuitive, approachable packages,” said Mr. H.S. Paik, President of LG Electronics Gulf FZE. “LG’s vision is to help people access information quickly and easily, no matter where they are. The Optimus One will play a significant role in accomplishing this.”
Building a Newer, Better Smartphone Experience:
In creating the LG Optimus One “with Google™”, a team of R&D experts at LG incorporated and optimized the device for the Froyo platform and Google Mobile Services. What transpired is a Smartphone that blends superb design with ease of use, making it the perfect entry point for prospective Smartphone owners.
Featuring a fun, user-friendly user interface, LG Optimus One also includes the exclusive LG App Advisor, which recommends 10 highly rated applications every two weeks. The uniquely designed LG UI (user interface) and sleek new accessories such as carkit cradle offer users easier and more intuitive ways to enjoy all the benefits of the brand-new Froyo.
The phone also features a camera with face tracking and smile shot, a 3.2” wide HVGA screen and a long-lasting 1500mAh capacity battery.