After announced release Pantech Crux, Verizon Wireless also announced the messenger phone that called . Verizon LG Octane VN530 smartphone is looks like netbook with a a clamshell QWERTY phone with a focus on social networking.
The LG Octane come with 2.6-inch Color TFT LCD screen (320 x 240 pixels) internal display and external screen (176 x 220 pixels), Up to 16GB microSD, 3.2-megapixel autofocus camera with a camcorder and flash, Bluetooth Stereo Headset (A2DP), GPS System/Navigation, 20-key QWERTY Keyboard, microUSB 2.0, Speakerphone, HeadSet Jack (2.5mm), and Lithium Ion Battery that offers Talk 6.33 hours and 340 hours (14.17 days) for Standby time.
Verizon Octane phone also offers alphanumeric keypad for quick dial On the front panel, a MS Office compatible file viewer, Visual Voice Mail, HTML web browser, email, support CDMA 800 MHz / 1900 MHz, Supports AAC, AAC+, MP3, WMA Music Files for Music and Audio and has dimensions 10.69 cm x 5.49 cm x 1.6 cm with weight 4.5 oz / 127.6 g.
LG Octane VN530 features a Social Beat Widget aggregates content for staying in touch with friends via Facebook, Twitter, and MySpace, or reading sports, news, or entertainment articles, integrated Verizon’s V Cast Music with Rhapsody service and the Skype mobile app for download your favorite soundtracks and albums or sync playlist.
The Verizon Octane phone is looks like LG enV Touch but the LG Octane VN530 has more rounded corners and the keyboard has a navigational D-pad. The LG Octane Expected will be available in Verizon on October 28, 2010 with starting price for $99.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate (arrives on a debit card) and with a new 2-year contract from Verizon Wireless.
The LG Octane VN530 Specifications
Network CDMA 800 MHz / 1900 MHz
Data Network CDMA2000 1xRTT/1xEV-DO rev.0/1xEV-DO rev.A
Weight 4.5 oz / 127.6 g
Dimension 4.21″ x 2.16″ x 0.63″
10.69 cm x 5.49 cm x 1.6 cm
Internal Display Screen 2.6-inch Color TFT LCD screen (320 x 240 pixels)
External Display Screen Yes
Battery Type Lithium Ion
Battery Life Talk: 6.33 hours
Standby: 340 hours (14.17 days)
QWERTY Keyboard Yes. 20-key QWERTY Keyboard
Predictive Text Input Yes. T9
Expandable Memory Slot Yes. microSD. Supports Up to 16GB
GPS System / GPS Navigation Yes