Rumour Confirmed: LG Launches Latest QWERTY Phone to Canadian Market
Sleek Design and Slick Messaging Capabilities Make LG Rumour a Hot Topic
Mississauga, April 18, 2008 - LG Electronics Canada has confirmed the news that the LG Rumour, its latest full keyboard (QWERTY) handheld, is available for Canadians looking for an ultimate messaging experience.
Part 1.3 MP camera, part camcorder, and part MP3 player with expandable memory, the LG Rumour is a phone designed for people on the go who like to stay in the know. With a slide out full QWERTY keypad, access to Facebook and pre-installed Windows Live trade; Messenger reg, the LG Rumour makes it simple to talk, text, chat, and be entertained anytime, anyplace.
Everyone loves a rumour, and this fun and stylish phone is no exception, said Andrew Barrett, Vice-President, Marketing, LG Electronics Canada. We know that Canadians love to text, visit social networking sites and share their photos and videos, which makes us so excited to bring the LG Rumour here. This handset puts all of these favourite features into the hands of Canadian.
More Facts about the LG Rumour:
- Bluetooth Capable
- 500 entry Phone Book
- 4 GB expandable memory port for pictures, music and video
- Telenav GPS Capable (availability is carrier dependent)
- Mobile Email/SMS and Picture Messaging
- One Touch Speakerphone
- Vibrant 262K colour screen that goes to Landscape mode
The LG Rumour's full QWERTY keyboard, compact design and very affordable price point make it a perfect phone for clients who want to text, instant message and email on the go," said Adel Bazerghi, Vice President - Products for Bell Mobility.
The LG Rumour is currently available exclusively through Bell in both white and black, starting at $74.95 with a three-year contract on select plans. SaskTel and Virgin Mobile will also carry the Rumour later this year. For more information on the LG Rumour Phone, please visit www.ca.lge.com
About LG Electronics, Inc.
LG Electronics, Inc. (KSE: 066570.KS) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, home appliances and mobile communications, employing more than 82,000 people working in 114 operations including 82 subsidiaries around the world. With 2007 global sales of USD $44 billion, LG is comprised of four business units - Mobile Communications, Digital Appliance, Digital Display and Digital Media. LG is the world's leading producer of mobile handsets, flat panel TVs, air conditioners, front-loading washing machines, optical storage products, DVD players and home theater systems. LG Electronics Canada has offices in Toronto and Vancouver. LG Electronics Canada is focused on delivering award-winning products known for blending style and technology. These innovative products include cell phones, flat screen TVs, laptop computers and digital appliances. For more information please visit www.lg.ca
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