U.S. Cellular Trots Out the LG Splendor
U.S. Cellular recently added the LG Splendor to its roster of Android smartphones. The Splendor, which is a U.S. version of the Optimus L7, runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and has a 4.3-inch in-plane switching display, and a 1GHz processor. Features of the Splendor include a 5-megapixel main camera with autofocus, flash, and 720p HD video capture; and a VGA user-facing camera for video chats. The Splendor ships with Bluetooth 3.0, GPS, and 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi. The Splendor has 2GB of built-in storage and supports microSD cards up to 32GB (boxed with 4GB card). The LG Splendor costs $80 after a mail-in rebate. It can be purchased from U.S. Cellular's web site.
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Boost Mobile Announces the LG Venice
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Consumer Cellular Picks Up the ZTE Avid 916 and Moto G5 Plus
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LG G7 ThinQ Goes On Sale Today for $749
Sales of the LG G7 ThinQ phone kicked off in the U.S. today.