For LG Electronics, this year 2012 is with a strong resolution to come competitive in the Android mobile handset market segment. And so far we have seen many devices coming up in the line of LG during the CES 2012 show and in this quarter. Coming in the news is that LG Optimus LTE has hit 1 million sales and along with that LG Viper and LG Optimus Pad LTE are in pipeline.
Mobile World Congress is just 20 days away and we will not see a steep increase the devices to be announced during the show. As far as LG is concerned, today they launch their LG Optimus L3 E400 handset would make a debut which would be a budget friendly phone. It will not be in fight with competitive above 4 inches screen size as that we saw for Galaxy S 2, Huawei Diamond or with HTC Edge, as this handset comes with 3.2 inches QVGA touchscreen display which will be using a transparent screen. It will be with Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system and you are just clicks away to easily download apps from Android Play Store, stay updated with other social networks.
As I said you this is a budget friendly phone, you will expect not much interesting features as it comes with 3 mega pixel camera with 2048 x 1536 pixels camera resolution with no flash. It comes with 6.5 hours of talk time and micro SD card slot expandable up to 32 Gb in size. LG Optimus L3 will be made available in various colors so that users have choice to select the color of the handset which they like. With Wi-Fi and 3G connectivity you get internet on this handset and this could be shared by using your mobile phone as modem using the Wi-Fi hotspot feature by which you can connect up to five Wi-Fi devices.
LG Optimus L3 handset will be available at of € 145 and it has been already listed for pre order at the CDon Sweden site at 1290 SEK which is equivalent to $ 195. This phone come cheaper than any high end smartphone price given the specifications are of the mid range handset.
Its available in India at a budget friendly price of Rs 7949 and that brings it in competition with Samsung Galaxy Y.