Last month, Sprint and LG Electronics announced a mid-budget smartphone, the LG Optimus S. This handset is powered by Google’s Android 2.2 (FroYo) Operating System and it offers the ultimate personalized experience with Sprint ID. Earlier this handset was expected to be launched on October 31, but due to slight delay, this handset is set to launch on November 7.
We are committed to bringing our customers a variety of choices in devices that offer Sprint ID. LG Optimus S comes packed with Android 2.2, a 3.2MP camera and visual voicemail at an amazing price. This stylish and feature-rich smartphone is sure to be a hit for the holiday season,said, Fared Adib, product development, vice president, Sprint.
LG Optimus S comes features a 3.2 inch capacitive touchscreen display, Android 2.2 OS, virtual QWERTY keyboard, 3.2 megapixel camera with 2x digital zoom, microSD card slot, 32GB expandable memory, Android Market, Visual Voicemail, mobile hotspot capability supporting up to five Wi-Fi enabled devices to share the 3G experience simultaneously and so on.
LG Optimus S allows you to access more than 100,000 apps from the Android Market. This device will be available for just $49.99 with a new two-year contract agreement and after a $100 mail-in rebate. To activate the mobile’s hotspot feature, you will have to shell out an additional charge of $29.99 per month.