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  • P870

Key Features

  • Expressive QuickMemo™
  • Long lasting 2,150 mAh battery2


LG Escape gives you the power to do more, faster, with a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor and 4G LTE1 performance. It's sure to keep you entertained, even while living life on the go.



Android™ 4.1.2 Jelly Bean is a sweet Android interface. Packed with juicy new features, it adds flavor to even the simplest tasks—and makes your user experience more satisfying than ever.

Express Yourself With QuickMemo™

Express Yourself With QuickMemo™

Capture any screen image, make notes with your finger, and share online, by text, email and more. Add a personal touch in all you do!

Long lasting 2,150 mAh battery

Long lasting 2,150 mAh battery

Do what you want longer without fear of killing your battery. That means capturing more priceless moments, sharing more stories on your social network, listening to more of your favorite music and watching more videos. The LG Escape has one of the largest batteries in its class. With the 2,150 mAh battery, it gives you up to 8.5 hours of talk time* and up to 13 days of standby time2,4.

Google Play™

Google Play™

At Google Play™, you can browse and download thousands of free and paid apps from around the world.

Mobile Accessories

Mobile Accessories

Get all the fixings for your LG mobile phone (accessories sold separately).

Technical Specifications
Carrier AT&T
Form Factor Bar
Camera Yes
Smartphone Android™-Powered
Touch Screen Yes
Web Yes
Type Smart Phone
Form Factor Bar
Technology GSM*
Processor 1.2 GHz Dual-Core Processor
Network GSM 850/900/1800/1900, WCDMA 850/1900/2100, LTE 700/AWS*
Data Transmission UMTS (WCDMA), HSDPA, LTE**
Dimensions 4.96" (H) x 2.54" (W) x 0.37" (D)
Weight 4.5 oz
Display Color TFT, 960 x 540 Pixels, 4.3"
Touch Screen Yes
Battery Capacity 2,150 mAh
Talk Time Up to 8.5 hours (3G network)***
Standby Time Up to 13 days***
Internal Memory 4 GB
MicroSD™ Memory Slot Support up to 32 GB****
* All listed frequency support is network/carrier specific. Roaming capability and network frequency support may not be available. Check with your network provider to see if and to what extent they offer support for this device.
** AT&T’s 4G LTE Network not available everywhere.
*** Certain features may use more power and cause actual standby time to vary.
**** MicroSD™ cards sold separately
LG and Android™ Enhancements
Android™ Platform Android™ 4.1.2 Platform (Jelly Bean)
Network AT&T 4G LTE Network*,**
Bluetooth® Version 4.0
Mobile Hotspot Share a 4G data connection with other compatible wireless devices.*,**,***,****
Wi-Fi® Connectivity 802.11b/g/n
GPS Simultaneous GPS For Enhanced Location Accuracy
* AT&T’s 4G LTE Network not available everywhere.
** All listed frequency support is network/carrier specific. When roaming, network specific frequency support may not be available. Check with your network provider to see if and to what extent they offer support for this device.
*** Depends on device memory and network availability. Additional carrier charges may apply.
**** AT&T Wireless service required. Product features subject to change. Features based on carrier program availability. Additional charges may apply.
Video Player With Touch Lock, Dolby® Mobile*, and Resume Play Function; supports DivX®, WMV, MP4, 3GP, and 3G2 Formats
Music Player With Dolby Mobile*; Supports MP3, AAC, AAC+, WMA, and WAV Formats
SmartShare Share media wirelessly to DLNA®- enabled devices.
Video Wiz Add music and themes to videos and photos.
Media Sync (MTP) Transfer files or synchronize with Windows® Media Player.**
USB Tethering Share your phone’s Internet connection with your computer.**
* Headset required (sold separately)
** USB cable required (included)
Front-Facing Camera 1.3 Megapixel Front-Facing camera and video camera
Rear-Facing Camera 5.0 Megapixel Rear-Facing Camera and Camcorder
Camera Resolutions Up to 2560 x 1920 (default)*
* Available on rear-facing camera only
QuickMemo™ Create and share personalized memos by taking screen captures and adding handwritten drawings or messages.
Web Yes

What People Are Saying

Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not much storage space I only have few apps as it cannot hold much space and even if I had only 5 apps like Facebook, FB messenger, Google Maps, Skype and Youtube saved on my phone I still get the 'Storage full' warning. I always make sure that on my camera it stores on my SD Card but still doesn't make any difference.
Date published: 2015-08-13
Rated 3 out of 5 by from can't update android Cool phone aside from the fact I can't get android to update. At&t says there is no update available. I'm stuck on version 4.0.4. Update problems aside, I like this phone. Its not the most modern phone available but it has quick memo (awesome feature) and its not too big to use with one hand. There should be more options for people who want a smartphone that is small And capable. Until a better phone comes along the lg escape p870 will have to do.
Date published: 2015-04-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Like my LG This phone is easy to use and besides being a phone I use it a lot on the internet. Most of the time it is with WiFi, but occasionally I use it when I'm not connected to the internet. I use the camera a lot and hardly ever use my digital camera anymore. The pictures are crisp and the videos also. We used it on a trip to Europe in July and the pics bring back wonderful memories.
Date published: 2014-12-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is an unique phone It very easy to download your apps from your google gmail account as well download your photos to your gmail account.
Date published: 2014-11-22
Rated 3 out of 5 by from There are noticable drawbacks in this phone Overall it is a above average phone with some noticeable drawbacks, which beg for improvement! SW - Android 4.0.4 HW - P870 I have noticed that the response time can be relatively slow from time to time, which is mostly due to the way the CPU handles the OS instructions. I bet if the DDR was greater than 1 GB, it would be less noticeable. The absence of the flash really makes the camera less usable, so the overall value goes down. The battery is another week point, which degrades performance in addition to the application loading, so I have to manually turn most of the applications off. The major disadvantage of this phone is that my call parties always hear their echo voices, while I am inside a building or some kind of a room (I am using AT&T carrier), which is very frustrating to hear all the time from my interlocutors. I have also noticed the last issue being a legacy issue of LG phones, which needs a serious reconsideration. The call quality outside of buildings seems fine. I had my phone for about 1.5 year by now.
Date published: 2014-06-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from This phone is not good The apps crash, the storage is bad, the phone freezes, glitches, and does all sorts of things you don't want it too. Little to no upsides to this phone.
Date published: 2014-06-01
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Pretty good phone, but 2 major drawbacks This phone is mostly great. its fast, decent size, easy to use, and never crashes, but there is 2 major draw backs that prevent me from recommending this phone to anyone. The phones camera is always very dark. and there is no flash on the phone, so you have to be in a very bright area to get a decent picture. the WORST thing about this phone, is that you cant move apps to the SD card. there is very little internal storage, so you wont be able to have all the music, and all the apps you want. you are very limited. the SD card can only be used for photos and videos. also the battery is not very long lasting at all. i have had this phone for a little over a year until yesterday when it fell out of my pocket on a roller coaster, so i will now be getting a Galaxy Note 3.
Date published: 2014-05-11
Rated 2 out of 5 by from I RATHER USE MY FLIP PHONE THAN THIS The battery life is horrible, whenever I charge the phone after 5 hours it is at 10%. Also whenever I charge it,the phone shuts down and doesnt open till its at 30%. I hate this phone never using a lg again.
Date published: 2014-04-26
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