Review: LG Rumor
The LG Rumor brings a full QWERTY keyboard and messaging services to the masses in a stylish and compact package. Find out what its strengths and weaknesses are in our full-length review.
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The name of this LG phone makes sense when you think about its main function: Messaging. Not that any of you would stoop to Rumor mongering via phone (wink, wink), but this compact little slider from LG is a robust QWERTY-equipped, smartphone alternative. If you're about basic messaging functionality and don't need all the bells and whistles of a smartphone, the Rumor gets the job done. For more details on why, read on.
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Has anyone else run into this problem?
The pictures I take with the camera will set no problem
I had intended to get it and sell it to someone else (once I had gotten myself a 6800), but I couldn't even do that to my friend.
Reason is, it's a messaging phone. Fine.
The Facebook application is kind of nice, but it's not accompanied by its sister site, MySpace. Actually checking for MySpace using the phone's RTT browser does nothing for the Rumor, either.
When you use AOL Messenger, two things happen when you're not actively using the AIM application. First (and most annoying), every time you get an IM, a text message is sent to your phone. Even if you could turn this option off, it's annoying enough for me to have turned it off in (literally) 9 minutes. Second, the notificat...
Need help with a rumor
1) sucks that I can't use an MP3 as a ring tone, but not a deal breaker.
2) When I go to a website like youtube it says not enough memory. Huh?
3) This is not a power vision phone, so you will only have the regular vision, which is much slower.
4) There is a program you can download called Opera M...
Quick SMS Messaging
wow i suckkkkk i have this phone and i had noooo idea
thanks so much!