LG Electronics recently launched the new eco-friendly phone LG Remarq on the airwaves of the wireless carrier Sprint. This handset is made from 87 percent of recyclable materials and 19 percent of recycled plastic. This handset features a slide-out QWERTY keypad, 1.3 megapixel camera, 16GB expandable memory and much more.
Our research shows that consumers are passionate about making eco-friendly choices when purchasing their mobile phones. We’re continually finding new ways to weave recyclable alternatives throughout our product line-up, continuing to show our commitment to change, said Ehtisham Rabbani, corporate vice president, LG Mobile Phones.
LG Remarq gives the eco-minded consumer a way to stay connected with the people who matter most at an incredible price. Sprint continues to lead the U.S. wireless industry with our commitment to environmental initiatives and products, said Kevin Packingham, Sprint senior vice president-Product Development.
LG Remarq comes with a QVGA display, slide-out QWERTY keypad, 1.3 megapixel camera, audio and video player, microSD card slot, 16GB expandable memory, Bluetooth, GPRS/EDGE connectivity, IM and easy access to social networking sites.
This handset will be available from May 9. You can get this eco-friendly phone for free after a $20 mail-in rebate and a 2 years contract from the carrier.