LG Electronics (LG) launches the Wines Mart a modern LTE – Smartphone with Android 5.1.1 in the garb of a clamshell phone on the market. LG enlivened this popular format with a new leather-clad optical device. Immediately consumers can purchase the new smartphone for a suggested retail price of 199 euros.
Android Lollipop 5.1.1. ensured as an operating system that modern apps run smoothly on the device. Unfolded presents the LG Wines Mart a 3.2 inch (about 8.1 cm) HVGA display and a full physical keyboard in 3×4 configuration. This facilitates accurate typing. Function keys provide quick access to frequently used functions such as telephoning, address book, SMS or camera. The icons on the screen are kept larger than on most smartphones and arranged in a 3×3 pattern. This is contrary to the habits and wishes of many users. In particular, the simplified user interface Easy UI allows a quick entry into the smartphone world. An important feature of the Wines Mart is the emergency call function. These can selected contacts automatically always send an alert to the whereabouts of the user when the unit for a long time is not used when the user is removed from a defined radius or when you press the emergency button.
“The classic clamshell still has many fans in Germany,” commented Jens Offhaus, Head of Marketing at LG Electronics Mobile Communication. “The Wines Mart, we now offer them a modern smartphone with the benefits of their preferred styles, good protection for the screen, compactness and a physical keyboard. This is not only attractive for seniors “
- CPU: 1 GHz Quad core processor
- Screen: 3.2 inches (about 8.1 cm), (480 x 320 pixels)
- Memory: 4GB ROM, 1GB RAM, MicroSD memory – slot for up to 32 GB
- Camera: 3 MP rear, front VGA
- Battery: 1,700 mAh (interchangeable)
- Operating System: Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
- Dimensions: 117.7 x 58.7 x 16.6 mm
- Weight: 143 g
- Network Support: LTE (150 Mbps), HSDPA + 42 Mbps
- Connection technologies: Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n; Bluetooth 4.1; USB 2.0
- Color: Wine Red, Navy Blue
About LG Electronics Germany GmbH
The Korean technology giant LG Electronics is active since 1976 in the German market. The company, based in Ratingen has expanded its activities continuously ever since and is currently active in seven business units: Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Information System Products, Home Appliances, Air Conditioning, Lighting and Solar. In recent years, the innovation drivers could receive repeatedly prizes and awards for his pioneering products. Important innovations such as flexible displays or curved batteries go here from the collaboration of specialized companies produced within the LG Group. New developments are oriented according to the brand promise “Life’s Good” always on the needs of users and serve the never an end in itself. Its brand promise underpinned by LG also social commitment with even actions undertaken or in collaboration with numerous partners. Thus, LG has been the main sponsor of the soccer Bundesliga Bayer 04 Leverkusen and has already implemented a series of joint social activities. For more information, see http://www.lg.com/.
Über LG Electronics, Inc
LG Electronics, Inc. (KSE:. 066,570th KS) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances. With 119 offices around the world and 83,000 employees realized LG in fiscal 2014 consolidated sales of 56 billion US dollars. LG is comprised of five business units – Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, Air Conditioning & amp; Energy Solutions and Vehicle Components – and is one of the world’s leading producers of flat panel TVs, mobile devices, air conditioners, washing machines and refrigerators. LG Electronics is an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year 2014. For more information on LG Electronics, see www.LGnewsroom.com
About LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company
The LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company is a leading international supplier and trendsetter in the area of mobile communications. With advanced technology and innovative design LG sets the standards in the smartphone market and contributes to improving the lifestyles of consumers with a completely enhanced smartphone experience at. As a leader in 4G LTE technology (Long-Term Evolution) LG develops cutting-edge mobile solutions and meets the consumer demands with differentiated LTE devices of the highest quality, which are all based on the numerous LTE patents and technical know-how of the company.