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Super Bright 4" NOVA Display

  • Optimus Black (P970)

  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • Slim and Light Body
  • Wi-Fi Direct Technology
  • Gesture Based User Interface (UI)
  • Battery Life
Operating Frequency
GSM 850/900/1800/1900
UMTS 900/1900/2100/GPRS Class 12 (4+4)/EDGE Class 12/HSDPA Speed 7.2/HSUPA 5.76
Height 122mm
Width 64mm
Thickness 9.2mm
Weight 109g
Screen Display
Primary Size/Colours 4" WVGA/16M
Width(px) 480
Height(px) 800
Touch Screen Yes
Internal 1GB
External up to 32GB (2GB/8GB included in box depending on carrier)
Email Yes
Video MMS Yes
Predictive Text(T9) Yes
Mega Pixels 5
Auto Focus Yes
Manual Focus Yes
Digital Zoom 3x
Video Formats H.263,H.264,MPEG4,WMW,DivX
FM Radio Yes
Type Li-ion 1500mAh
Stand-by Time up to 375 hours
Talk Time up to 360 mins
Video Talk Time up to 1 hr 39 mins
Bluetooth 2.1 +EDR
USB v2.0
PC Sync Yes
Web Up Load Speed HSUPA 5.7
Calendar/Organiser Yes
Alarm Yes
Phone Book Entries limited to max handset memory
Wallpaper Yes
Picture Downloading Yes
Ring Tone Downloading Yes
Advanced Features
Video Call Yes
Java Support Yes
Java Version MIDP 2.0
Speaker Phone Yes
Voice Recording Yes
Document Viewer Yes
Midi Yes
Keytone Effect Yes
WiFi Yes
WiFi Support 802.11 b/g/n

What People Are Saying

Rated 3 out of 5 by from Bad experience I have had really bad experience with my handset.Within a few months hardware issue.Not getting charged.On doing a software update phone went crazy.Innumerable complaints,loss of time,money and energy.Finally got it rectified at the service centre.Now within 6 months of that experience facing multiple issues again.Touch screen has stopped responding and phone hangs more often then it works.
Date published: 2014-01-26
Rated 3 out of 5 by from freezes it's a good phone in general but every now and then it completely freezes!! i have taken the battery out and put back in but that only allows it to turn back on to freeze up straight again". anyone know why???
Date published: 2012-04-13
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Optimus Black (P970) Nice video display and menus but why do you have to create an account just to access the calender? What are they thinking. audio on hands free is very raspy and distorted
Date published: 2012-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Optimus Black (P970) Very happy with this new phone- my first smart phone. Despite the comparisons saying others are better.... This does it all just fine with a bright screen, speed and clarity
Date published: 2012-03-04
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Just a few problems I do love this phone. However, there are a few problems that I am extremely frustrated with. I am unable to receive picture messages at all. Considering this is my first smartphone, I am extremely disappointed with this. Also, not many people even know how to work this phone. There is hardly any support that I can find on the internet. I have enabled my data in my wireless and networks sttings (which was the only solution I could find) and still nothing. If anyone knows a solution to this problem, I would really appreciate any help. Other than this, no real complaints.
Date published: 2012-02-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Help with the built in Radio Station Channels This is a great phone. The only drawback is I can't seem to get rid of the radio stations that it programmed for me initially and program the one's I want to listen to. I've tried to locate any advice on Google with no results. Is anyone able to assist me with this. I like the phone but, I would like to be able to delete and add radio stations at any given time (like my previous LG mobile phone) and not be stuck with the one's that the phone decided to save.
Date published: 2012-01-19
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Worst phone I've ever owned It is hard to use, no one else understands it so therefore no one can help me with it. I receive none or 1 bar of reception. When answering calls it cuts people off. You miss alot of calls and messages as they just don't come through. You can't transfer photo's onto your computer from it. I could go on and on but I will leave it here.
Date published: 2012-01-05
Rated 3 out of 5 by from please release gingerbread update lg said this phone is upgradeable to gingerbread but until now theres no update available for this phone... please release the update. thx
Date published: 2011-12-13
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