LG Pop debuts at Carphone Warehouse for under £100Budget 3-inch touchscreen LG handset launched
05 November 2009
LG has announced its latest touchscreen mobile, the LG GD510 Pop, which is available to buy from Carphone Warehouse for £99.95 on PAYG.
Despite the Pop's small size it includes a 3Mp camera, web browser and multimedia player.
The Pop has a sleek design with a thin brushed aluminium bezel around the screen, and according to LG measures 98x50x11mm and weighs 87g.
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The LG Pop has expandable external memory and is predicted to ship with an 8GB MicroSD memory card.
The LG Pop is a successor to the popular LG Cookie, and uses LG's S-Class interface that allows multiple home-screens and widgets, giving a user experience similar to that available on many smartphones.
LG Pop has solar charger
A notable additional feature is the ability to charge the LG Pop using solar power, courtesy of the optional LG PCB-100 solar charger battery cover.
Which? tech expert Al Warman said: 'The LG Pop looks like a great entry-level touchscreen phone, for consumers who don't need all the advanced functions of a smartphone.
'And if LG have pitched the pricing right, and built on the success of previous Best Buy LG mobile handsets, this could be a Christmas bestseller.'
The LG Pop is also available from Carphone Warehouse on the following networks:
- T-Mobile - free on tariffs above £15pm
- Vodafone - free on tariffs above £20pm
- Orange - free on tariffs above £25pm
- O2 - free on tariffs above £25pm
Further information on the Pop handset is available at lge.co.uk/pop
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