LG Unveils the World's Slimmest 5 Mega-Pixel Digital Camera Phone
LG Electronics (LG), a pioneer in consumer electronics and telecommunications, unveiled the world's slimmest GSM 5 mega-pixel handset today at the 3GSM World Congress 2006.LG Electronics (LG), a pioneer in consumer electronics and telecommunications, unveiled the world's slimmest GSM 5 mega-pixel handset today at the 3GSM World Congress 2006.
The KG920 handset is super slim at just 18mm wide and adopts an innovative 'Twist and Slim' design that features a real digital camera, which allows users to rotate the camera 180 degrees to take self portraits. The world's thinnest handset incorporates an auto focus CCD camera and a 2-inch QVGA LCD screen for VGA-level video at 30 fps (frames per second). The handset also features a strobe flash, which makes shooting at a distance of 1.5-meters possible. It has also has other useful functions such as Bluetooth, MP3, USB port and Mini SD Memory.
Mr. Mun-hwa Park, President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company, said LG plans to launch the handset in Europe and former Soviet-bloc markets during the first half of this year.
"The KG920 GSM 5 mega-pixel handset is very special for many reasons not only because it is the world's slimmest mobile phone. This model outperforms even the latest digital cameras available in the market and its minimalist look appeals to the sensibility of Europeans," Mr. Park said. "LG will launch a series of innovative mobile phones, including the KG920, in Europe this year."
The 3GSM World Congress is the world's leading mobile communications conference & exhibition that attracted over 680 exhibitors, 33,800 visitors and 1,200 media from 171 countries in 2005. Worldwide leaders from the mobile telecommunications and wireless industry will once again be in Barcelona, Spain, for 3GSM World Congress 2006.
LG Electronics' Presence at 3GSM World Congress 2006, Barcelona, Spain: "World's Best Technology Leader"
* Booth Size: 154 sqm
* Booth Location: Hall 8 #A 01, Fira de Barcelona, Spain
* Booth Displays & Highlighted Products:
- Mobile Broadcast (HSDPA, DVB-H, MediaFLO, TDMB, SDMB): SB120 / SB130 / LD1200 / V9000 / DVB-H phone / HSDPA phone / MediaFLO phone
- Design Collection: U880 Roberto Cavalli
- Play & Take (Entertainment): LP5500 / SV360 / SV900 / LP4100 / KP3400 / KP4700
- 3G Phone: U880 / U8500 / U880 Roberto Cavalli Edition / U8550 / KU400 / KU405
- GSM Phone: KG920 / P7200 / KG240 / KG245 / KG241 / KG220 / KG225 / KG221 / S5100 / S5200
- Extreme Access (Accessories): Bluetooth Stereo Headset, Bluetooth Pen Shaped device, Bluetooth Speaker Phone, Portable Stereo Speaker, Mobile Charger