LG Electronics today announced the first Windows Phone 7 powered smartphone, the LG Optimus 7. This handset comes with the Play-To feature which allow DLNA based multimedia-sharing. This feature allows users to access their multimedia including pictures, video and music via any DLNA compatible device.
We have designed LG Optimus 7 series to include a truly innovative sharing experience via the Windows Phone 7 environment. Having worked closely with Microsoft to develop these fantastic devices, we are thrilled to now be able to reveal our vision of what a true Windows Phone 7 should be,said Dr. Jong-seok Park, President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company.
LG Optimus 7 features a 3.8 inch capacitive touchscreen display with 800 x 480 pixels resolution, Windows Phone 7 OS, 5 megapixel camera with LED Flash, Bluetooth 2.1, 3.5mm headphone audio jack, 3G Connectivity, Wi-Fi, 16GB internal memory, Accelerometer, Proximity sensor, Ambient Light sensor, Digital Compass, 1500mAh battery and so on.
LG Optimus 7 allows you to capture HD (720p) video with its amazing 5 megapixel camera. The exclusive Scansearch feature utilises the latest in Augmented Reality technology to connect users to a world of information. The Voice-to-Text feature allows voice to text transcribing for Facebook, Twitter updates, emails or memos. You can also access popular Microsoft services on the go including Xbox LIVE and Zune.
LG Optimus 7 will be rolled-out in over 35 countries via 100 global partners and operators starting with Europe and Asia on October 21. This handset will be available for free on Vodafone UK with a 24 months contract and £30 a month plan offers 600 minutes, 500MB of data, and unlimited texts.