LG Electronics (LG) has finally made its PRADA phone available to the public in South Korea. The phone is now available to Korean customers and scheduled for the release in most European countries and other parts of Asia in January. The phone which was only announced last month in Seoul during the joint signing ceremony, was unveiled for the first time at a showcase event in London two weeks ago. The device is the only smartphone with premium branding on the market currently. The phone does have a unique style but it doesn’t really do it for me personally.
The PRADA phone by LG 3.0 is the third handset from the PRADA and LG collaboration following the highly successful PRADA phone by LG 1.0 and 2.0 phones. The latest offering continues in the same tradition combining PRADA’s trademark chic simplicity with LG’s leading technology, including one of the brightest 800-nit NOVA display and a PRADA themed UI for truly unique mobile experience.
The handset features a full glossy touchscreen on the front and PRADA’s signature Saffiano pattern on the back. Impressively thin at only 8.5mm, minimal hardkeys and a classic black finish complete the phone’s sleek look. With 1.0GHz Dual-Core/Dual Channel architecture, the PRADA phone by LG 3.0 is as effective as it is stylish. The phone runs on Android Gingerbread OS with an update to Android Ice Cream Sandwich scheduled for the second quarter of 2012.
For more details, visit the official site of PRADA Phone by LG 3.0 at www.pradaphonebylg3.com.
- Operating System: Android 2.3 Gingerbread
- Memory: User 8GB maximum (varies depending on carrier requirements)
- Display Size: 4.3 inches
- Resolution: WVGA (800 x 480)
- Display Brightness: 800 nit
- Camera: 8MP
- Processor: 1.0GHz Dual-Core / Dual Channel
- Battery: 1540mAh