LG Rumor Touch is new touchscreen cellphone by LG that was officially announced month ago at the CES.
As announced by U.S. carriers Sprint and Nextel, the device will be available in their stores already. The price chosen for the sale, through two-year contract with the selected company, is $79.99. For those unwilling to buy the phone through the Internet, however, will have to wait some more days: the arrival in stores of Rumor Touch, in fact, is scheduled for 4th of April.
As this phone is quite similar in its core to the regular LG Rumor, this release has touchscreen as well as the keypad instead of only the regular keypad that LG Rumor had.
The touchscreen is suprisingly clean and responsive as well. Watch short LG Rumor Touch review below:
This model is sadly available only in blue color as for now, The purple and red versions will be on sale on the second half of next month, probably by April 18.
LG, therefore, aims to market this phone to the young people in the US – it has modern and interesting technical specifications, without much exaggeration. A cell phone tip for users who essentially has no intention of spending fortune in purchasing device. We’ll see in case this new product will succeed in establishing itself as the company hopes.
LG Rumor Touch Technical Specs
The device works with LG Rumor Touch CDMA 800/1900 MHz network
It has height of 107 mm, 56 mm wide and 15 mm thick. The cellular antenna is internal. The weight of the phone is 133 grams.
The screen resolution TFT LCD is 240 x 400 pixels x 262k colors.
In the cell there is an additional slot microSD, microSDHC memory card that can add
The phone can play polyphonic ringtones.
If she is in public place or lot of noise, the LG Rumor Touch offers the possibility to activate the silent mode.
Moreover Touch LG Rumor also has digital camera with resolution of 2 + M and digital zoom.
Audio and video playback
Music playback: Yes
Supported audio format: MP3
Messaging and other connectivity services
Messaging: SMS, MMS, IM
D `high-speed connections: 1xRTT, EV-DO Rev. 0
Synchronization with PC: Yes