Review: LG Optimus S
Oct 26, 2010, 6:01 PM by Philip Berne
The LG Optimus S offers Sprint ID and Android 2.2 in a compact, inexpensive touchscreen phone. Does a newer Android OS help keep this phone up to speed?
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FM tuner like Optimus One?
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What does it mean to not have flash?
For those of us who don't understand the implication of that, please explain.
What types of sites can't we see? Is there some way to work around it? Etc.
Thanks for the review. I am thinking of getting this phone, but according to your review, I have to check the phone call quality and the battery life.
Did the release date change?
"The LG Optimus S, originally scheduled to launch on 10/31/10, is now delayed due to unexpected supply issues.
Charcoal gray launch - 11/7/10 (soft-launch 11/4/10). Soft-launch means it will be av...
Glad sprint got it