LG Mobiles extended its Optimus Series smartphones with the newBudget friendly LG Optimus Sol smartphone. The new smartphone from LG is named for its highclarity display and slim design. Another highlight is the power managementsoftware that saves up to 30% of battery. Users can opt for a dark UI thatconsumes even less white light.The launch date and price for Indian market is yet to be known.
Size and Design:
Optimus Sol has simplest of design; thesmart phone is a 122.5mm long bar and curved edges which is as slim as 9.8mmand 62.5mm wide. It is available in black, white and titan colors.
LG Optimus Sol features a new displaycalled the ultra AMOLED known for its extremely clear display. The TFTcapacitive touchscreen comes with a resolution of
480 x 800 pixels and 16M color size withscreen size of 3.8 inches. The pixel density is 246 ppi. It also features themulch-touch input method, the Optimus UI, proximity sensor for auto turn off,accelerometer for auto rotate, and touch sensitive controls.
Processor and OS:
It comes with a 1 GHz processor on aQualcomm MSM8255 chipset and runs Android 2.3(Gingerbread). There aren’t anyupdates about the OS upgrade.
The Internal storage capacity of the smartphone is 2GB with 512MB of RAM. It also has micro SD memory card support up to32GB.
Apart from the 3G support it comes with thelatest Wi-Fi features like the Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA and Wi-Fi Direct. Itfeatures the Bluetooth v3.0 with A2DP and micro USB 2.0.
It comes with 5MP camera with auto focusand LED flash. The maximum image resolution is 2592*1944. There isn’t any imageenhancing features but supports geo-tagging. It records VGA quality video at24fps and also features a secondary VGA camera.