The outstanding design, classic style and durability of the LG Secret gives Canadians something to talk about
Mississauga, February 26, 2009 – LG Electronics Canada today revealed its LG Secret, available exclusively through Rogers Wireless. The next generation LG Secret, which is made from highly durable materials and features a best-in-class, trend-conscious design, has been whispered about around the world, but is now available to Canadians.
“With a polished look and feel, and a fashionable and stylish design that is also practical, LG Secret’s allure is no mystery,” said Pat Button, Vice-President, Mobile, LG Electronics Canada. “The LG Secret has been designed for the user that appreciates timeless elegance. Its resilient carbon fibre back and tempered glass front ensure it will keep its sophisticated look well into the future, making this phone a secret that users will want to share.”
“Rogers Wireless is thrilled to bring yet another first to Canadians, with the launch of the elegant and sophisticated LG Secret slider,” said John Boynton, Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Rogers Wireless. “Not only is the LG Secret a perfect blend of style and technology, our customers will be able to enjoy the benefits of broadband-like download speeds and wireless video calling on Canada’s fastest mobile network.”
More facts about the LG Secret:
· 2.4” QVGA Scratch Resistant Tempered Glass Screen (240 x320 resolution)
· 5.0 Megapixel Camera with Flash and Video Capture
Enabled for a full suite of 3G services from Rogers Wireless, including Video On Demand with exclusive live concert clips from Live Nation, video clips of popular shows, movies, music, news and more, Radio On Demand and wireless video calling Touch Navigation Pad with Vibration Feedback
· Touch Media Mode for Photos & Documents; built-in Accelerometer for mobile gaming and auto-adjust for landscape or portrait viewing
· Music Player with Expandable microSD Port (up to 16GB) with support for Rogers MusicStore
· Bluetooth Version 2.0 + EDR
The LG Secret is available today exclusively at Rogers from $149.99 on select 3 year term plans, and will be featured at LG Fashion Week beginning March 16, 2009.
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
About Rogers Wireless
Rogers Wireless provides wireless voice and data communications services across Canada to more than 7.9 million customers under both the Rogers Wireless and Fido brands. Proven to operate Canada's most reliable wireless voice and data communications network, Rogers Wireless is Canada's largest wireless provider and the only carrier operating on the global standard GSM and highly advanced HSPA technology platforms. In addition to providing seamless roaming in more than 200 countries/areas with its GSM based services, Rogers Wireless also provides wireless broadband services across Canada utilizing its 2.5GHz fixed wireless spectrum. Rogers Wireless is a subsidiary of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI; NYSE: RCI), a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For further information, please visit www.rogers.com
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