MetroPCS recently launched its first Android phone, the LG Optimus M. This handset is the MetroPCS’ own version of the popular budget smartphone, LG Optimus One. LG already managed to sell more than 1 million units of LG Optimus One in just 40 days. Optimus M runs on the latest Android 2.2 operating system.
LG and MetroPCS have come together to offer consumers the first no annual contract Android smartphone at an exceptional value,said Tim O’Brien, vice president of consumer and trade marketing for LG Mobile Phones. LG Optimus M is an easy-to-use handset with the capabilities of the latest Android technology and features to enhance the consumers’ experience.
LG Optimus features a 3.2 inch display with 320 x 480 pixels resolution, 600MHz processor, Android 2.2 operating system, virtual QWERTY keyboard, Swype embedded, 3.2 megapixel camera for sharing pics on social networking sites, Wi-Fi connectivity, MicroSD card slot, 3.5 mm audio jack, Multi-app screens and more.
This handset allows you to access more than 100,000 apps from the Android Market. LG Optimus M will be available contract-free from MetroPCS for $229 with a $50 monthly service plan.