LG Launches 2 New Handsets in the Indian Market

LG Electronics has introduced two new swanky handsets in the Indian market - the GU220 and the GU285.

“The new phones are an extension of our unique offerings in the Buzz series that promises to give our users benefits of mega multimedia for entertainment on the move. The extensive basket of features, make these phones a preferred choice for consumers who demand for more. As always, we promise to come up with more handsets that cater to varied needs of consumers” remarked Mr. Sudhin Mathur, Business Group Head, Mobile Communications, LGEIL.

The sleek, compact slider GU285 is 3G enabled and has a 5.6cm screen, coupled with 1.3MP smart camera, with an added function of printing images through Bluetooth. The secondary VGA camera not only allows you to take your own portrait pictures but also is future ready for video telephony. Internet browsing is enabled through EDGE. The phone sets up-to 5 email accounts, and in addition to it one can take download speeds to higher levels with 3G Data Connection. The memory is expandable up to 8 GB. The phone offers 10 hrs of Talk time and 580 hrs of standby time.

The LG GU285 costs Rs. 6500.

The phone features multimedia like FM Radio and MP3 player with 6 built-in equalizer. Fun applications include RockeTalk to connect to instant messengers like Gtalk or Yahoo, Live Cricket Action through Just Cricket's Cricket Simulation, Favorite Regional Newspapers online through News Hunt, Try and Buy Games – Ferrari GT, Diamond Twister Demo Mini Game Planet, Sudoku etc.

The LG GU220 slider comes with a premium metallic look and seamless slide Keypad with solid metallic design.

Its large 5.6cm screen gives better usage and viewing experience with ready to access functions from the home screen. Other features include VGA Camera, FM recording feature, fast connectivity, faster browsing and downloading speeds with EDGE.

The GU220 costs Rs. 4500.