expected, today during its IFA press conference, LG officially unveiled the LG KS20,
LG's brand now Prada look-alike Windows Mobile 6 Professional HSDPA smartphone
with a large color touchscreen. Its super-fast network access capabilities and
intuitive touch input technology combine to enrich the mobile internet
experience for users. It features full internet browsing capabilities and
downloads everything from music and video clips to push E-Mail at speed of 3.6
Mbps through HSDPA. It also allows for advanced features like videoconferencing,
taking advantage of the phone's dual cameras.
As expected, the handset is powered by Microsoft's Windows Mobile 6
Professional and measures 99.5 x 58 x 12.8 mm at 95 g. The KS20 supports triband
(900/1800/1900 MHz) GSM/GPRS/EDGE as well as singleband UMTS and HSDPA up to 3.6
Mbps. Furthermore it supports Bluetooth 2.0 but WiFi support is left. The QVGA
display measures 2.8" and supports the Windows Mobile typical 65k colors only.
The 2 megapixel autofocus CMOS is located on the back, on the front the device
features a VGA camera for UMTS video telephony. Photos and videos can be stored
on 128 MB ROM which can be extended through microSD memory cards.
The LG KS20 is expected to become available in October, prices will be announced when available.
UPDATE: Added more high-resolution photos of the LG KS20 (click to enlarge).
Cheers ~ Arne