LG's newest smartphone available exclusively from Bell Mobility on
Canada's Best Network
MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan. 17 /CNW/ - Canadians can now connect in style with
the new LG Optimus Chic, LG's latest smartphone available exclusively
through Bell Mobility on Canada's Best Network. The LG Optimus Chic
operates on the Android 2.2 platform, offering both substance and style
in this powerful smartphone.
"We are delighted to bring the latest smartphone in the Optimus series
to Canada with the Optimus Chic," said Colin Bettam, vice-president of
Marketing, LG Electronics Canada. "This phone is unique in that it
offers all of the power of an LG Smartphone and Android, all in a
stylish design with a high gloss, minimalist finish that will surely be
appreciated by customers with a discerning eye."
Equipped with a high speed 600mHz processor and 3.2" HVGA capacitive
touchscreen display, the LG Optimus Chic makes loading Web pages fast
and a pleasure to view. Designed to help users work smarter,
communicate more easily, have fun while on the go and connect
seamlessly with other devices, the Wi-Fi™ enabled Optimus Chic can be
used as a portable wireless router to connect up to eight other Wi-Fi
devices to the Web.
The Android 2.2 powered LG Optimus Chic also offers access to unique
Google services such as Google Goggles™ which gives clients information
about interesting landmarks after taking a photo and Voice Search™
which allows users to speak rather than type search queries. Gmail,
Maps, YouTube, GTalk and more than 130,000 apps from Android Market are
available as well.
LG Optimus Chic details:
A 5MP camera with video
A 3.2" capacitive touch screen
Memory of up to 150MB, a microSD card up to 32GBplus and an external 2GB
Digital compass and GPS
Augmented reality browser
The LG Optimus Chic, offered exclusively by Bell Mobility, is available
for $0 on a 3 year term with a minimum $50 voice and data plan or for
$249.95 with no term.
About LG Electronics, Inc.
The LG brand was established in 1995. The company is a global leader in
electronics, information and communications products, with more than
82,000 employees working in 77 countries around the world, and annual
worldwide revenues of more than US $40 billion. LG Canada is comprised
of five business units - Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, Home
Entertainment, Business Solutions and Commercial Air Conditioning. The
company has offices in Toronto and Vancouver. LG Canada is focused on
delivering award-winning products known for blending style and
technology. These innovative products include cell phones, flat screen
TVs, laptop computers and home appliances. For more information please
SOURCE LG Electronics Canada, Inc.
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Maria De Romana, High Road Communications