LG F70 SPEEDS ITS WAY TO OPTUS STORES
Sydney, 10 June, 2014 — Optus and LG Electronics Australia (LG) are on the fast track to success with today’s announcement that the speedy LG F70 is now available exclusively on Optus’ superfast 4G network.
Customers looking to act quickly can get their hands on the compact and stylish handset for $264 outright or for absolutely no upfront cost on a $35 Optus My Plan in Yes Optus stores, telesales or online at www.optus.com.au/lg-f70
With its beautiful design, 4.5-inch IPS display, rapid 4G LTE connectivity, 1.2GHz Quad-Core processor and 2,440mAh battery, the F70 is built for speed and user experience.
The handset is also LG’s latest mid-tier device to come fully-loaded with all the software features of a premium model. Running the latest Android KitKat 4.4.2 operating system, the F70 features many of LG’s cutting-edge software innovations, including Knock Code™, Plug and Pop™ and QSlide™.
“The F70 epitomises LG’s commitment to offering customers optimised performance, beautiful design and a superior user experience at affordable prices.” said Lambro Skropidis, General Manager Marketing for LG Electronics Australia. “Bringing the handset to market on the Optus’ 4G Network further demonstrates LG’s 4G LTE device capabilities and will provide our customers with a mobile experience that is sure to impress.”
> Knock CodeTM
Allows the user to set an unlock pattern on the phone’s screen so that with a simple sequence of taps on the display the phone opens directly to the home screen – enabling both added security and convenience.
> Plug and PopTM
Plug and PopTM intuitively suggests the software applications to use when an accessory is plugged into the handset. For example, if a headset is plugged in, the suggested apps pop up on the screen making app startup a simple ‘one touch’ selection.
QSlideTM allows users to do three things at once using just one screen. Not only does QSlideTM let you view the entire screen of two different applications simultaneously, it also lets you change the size, position and transparency levels of the screen to suit your viewing needs.
> Pricing: $264
> Plans: Variety of Optus My Plans including - $0 on a $35 Optus My Plan
> Processor: Qualcomm SnapdragonTM 400 (1.2 GHz Quad-Core)
> Operating System: Android KitKat 4.4.2
> Display: 4.5” IPS LCD (208ppi)
> Memory: 1GB RAM / 4GB Internal Memory (1.5GB available to user) / microSD slot
> Network Frequency support:
- 2G – 850 / 900 / 2100 / 1900MHz
- 3G (WCDMA) – 900 / 2100MHz
- 4G (LTE) – 1800 / 2300 TDD / 2600MHz
> Camera: Rear 5.0MP / Front VGA (640 x 480)
> Battery: 2,440mAh (removable)
> Size: 127.5 x 66.4 x 9.9mm
> Weight: 129.6g
> Colour: Black
> Others: Knock CodeTM, Plug & PopTM, QSlideTM, Guest Mode
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About LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company
LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company is an innovator and trend leader in the global mobile communications industry. LG is driving the evolution of mobile forward with its highly competitive core technologies in the areas of display, battery and camera optics and strategic partnerships with noted industry leaders. LG’s consumer-centric products — including the flagship premium G Series models — incorporate unique, ergonomic designs and intuitive UX features that enhance the user experience. The company remains committed to leading consumers into the era of convergence, maximizing inter-device connectivity between smartphones, tablets and a wide range of home and portable electronics products. For more information, please visit LG.com.au
About LG Electronics Australia
LG Electronics Australia is based in Sydney and is a subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc, a global force and technology leader in consumer electronics, home appliances and mobile communications. In Australia, LG Electronics sells a range of stylish and innovative home entertainment products, mobile phones, home appliances, commercial displays, air conditioning systems and solar energy solutions, all under LG’s “Life’s Good” marketing theme. For more information, please visit LG.com.au or facebook.com/LGaustralia