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Extravert® 2

  • VN280

Key Features

  • Stylish, Comfortable Design
  • Large 3.2" WQVGA Display for Easy Viewing and Navigation
  • Smart LED Lighting Indicates Alerts, Missed Messages, and More
  • Slide-Out QWERTY Keyboard for Completely Viewable Screen
Socially Savvy, Totally Easy

Socially Savvy, Totally Easy

The LG Extravert® 2 helps you live your life effortlessly. Stay in touch with friends and family through convenient voice calls, text, and social networks. Send messages at lightning-speed with the convenient slide-out QWERTY keyboard, allowing you to see the entire screen. And capture the best moments in bright clarity with extraordinary ease. Enhance your mobile experience in a big way with the LG Extravert® 2.

Mobile Accessories

Mobile Accessories

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Technical Specifications
Carrier Verizon
Type Basic
Form Factor Slider
QWERTY Keyboard Yes
Technology CDMA*
Frequencies 1.9 GHz CDMA PCS, 800 MHz CDMA*
Data Transmission 1xRTT*
Dimensions 4.40" (H) x 2.15" (W) x 0.64" (D)
Weight 4.15 oz
Display 262K Color TFT, 400 x 240 pixels, 3.2” WQVGA
Touch Screen Yes
Battery Capacity 1,000 mAh
Talk Time Up to 6 hours and 5 minutes**
Standby Time Up to 15 days and 20 hours**
Total Internal Memory 512 MB
MicroSD® Memory Slot Supports up to a 32 GB memory card***
* 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.
** Certain features may use more power and cause actual time to vary.
*** MicroSD® cards sold separately
Bluetooth® Version 3.0
Video Player With support for MP4, 3G2, WMV, and 3GP Formats
Music Player With support for MP3, WMA, M4A, AAC, and AAC+ Formats
USB Mass Storage Transfer files between microSD® card and PC.*
* Requires USB cable (included) and microSD® card (sold separately)
Camera 2 Megapixel Camera and Camcorder
Camera Resolutions 1600 x 1200 (default), 1280 x 960, 640 x 480, and 320 x 240 pixels
Night Mode Improves photo quality in low-light environments by increasing light exposure
Video Resolutions 320 x 240 (default) and 176 x 144 pixels

What People Are Saying

Rated 1 out of 5 by from Don't buy this phone This phone is terrible..randomly turns it self on. Calls and text people from my phone book on its own for no reason. Can't use it cause it has a mind of its own and does what it wants.. This phone should not be for sale..
Date published: 2016-07-30
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Where are the punctuation keys? Just bought this phone and discovered, while texting, that the punctuation keys don't work! This will make me nuts since I always try to use proper English and punctuation. Also, I was hoping that a users manual would be included, but no, there was none. I am disappointed so far. Haven't had the phone long enough to evaluate the other features...time will tell!!
Date published: 2016-06-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Good phone Bought it for my wife. She has had it a week and we have had no problems with it. She loves it. Good choice for people who don't want a smartphone.
Date published: 2016-03-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Please stop Please stop selling this for the love of everything beautiful and good in this world, just, stop, please. You guys are a good company, don't let this cruddy phone lose your business, just stop.
Date published: 2016-03-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great basic phone Does what its suppose to. People on here rating it bad and complaining about the picture quality/speaker do realize this is a BASIC phone right?? Having problems with it dialing/texting on its own? Lock it with a password....I always have and never ounce has it dialed or texted on its own, learn you're phone people. This phone is perfect if you don't want to get stiffed with these outrageous must have data plans to have a smart phone. Calls are great, texting is great, perfect phone for a basic phone!
Date published: 2016-02-17
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Terrible Phone! Phone turns on by itself and makes calls and sends texts. Verizon says I should remove the battery and replace it only when I want to make a call or send a text and wait for a software update from LG. Very impractical! LG says there is no such update coming. So I have a phone I can barely use and must wait almost a year to replace.
Date published: 2016-02-12
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Poor Sound Quality I've been using this for about 6 months now and regret having bought it. Software i slow, internet connection and functionality the worst I've experienced in a feature phone. Screen resolution seems low, colors so intense they look cartoonish, like intense crayon colors. Touchscreen on one hand seems overly sensitive but on the other sometimes isn't all that precisely responsive. Worst is audio quality; haven't made a call yet where I'm not asked to repeat or told I'm barely heard and it's the same for me listening. Slide out keyboard isn't nearly as useable as the previous slider I had. I've had too amny cell phones over time, and this is the absolute worst. It was the first LG phone I've had and it'll be the last; couldn't be more disappointed.
Date published: 2015-12-30
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Bad Phone I have had 2 of these phones and not for very long time period either. Both of them have had an issue with the screen, I was in the middle of a text today when the screen turned white. It still functins fine but I can't see what I'm doing. Luckily, I'm very familiar with it so I can sorta navigate through it but I have had 4 other LG basic phone and thi has happened to all of them. I do not recommend buying LG basic phones. I have not had any experience with their smartphones so I can;t say anything about them.
Date published: 2015-12-13
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