LG launches Gentle flip smartphone

LG launches Gentle flip smartphone

Flip smartphones are really hard to find nowadays being almost forced into oblivion by touchscreen devices but the idea of selling such a phone persists. After all Earth has a population of 7.5 billion people and there surely are some folks who would love to have a flip smartphone instead of a “regular” one.

LG’s brand new Gentle smartphone targets just these people. The Gentle is the latest and newest flip smartphone to hit the market and it comes with decent specs – the device comes with a 3.2-inch touch screen display at 320 x 480 pixels, a quad-core Snapdragon 210 processor at 1 GHz, 1 GB of RAM, 4 GB of internal memory, a microSD card slot for expansion, one rear camera at 5 MP, another front camera at 3 MP, LTE, an FM radio, Wi-Fi 802.11n, Bluetooth 4.0, a GPS receiver, one 1700 mAh removable battery and Android 5.1 Lollipop. The device measures 117.7 x 58.7 x 16.6 mm and weighs 143 grams.

The Gentle will be available on July 29 in South Korea where the device will sport two colors – Navy and Burgundy. The smartphone will sell for around USD 170 at the local LG U+ local Korean operator. There’s no information on whether the Gentle will sell outside of Korea but the smartphone may appear in other countries as well.

Source: Nextpowerup.com

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