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Snapdragon-powered LG Aloha for Verizon to be named the LG Ally

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Snapdragon-powered LG Aloha for Verizon to be named the LG Ally
Expected to make its first appearance with Verizon in the middle of June, the LG Aloha is said to be a high-end Android 2.1 smartphone, running the renowned 1GHz Snapdragon chipset and packing a 3.5-inch WVGA AMOLED screen, side-sliding QWERTY, and 5MP camera. Now the new info here comes from the guy and gals over at AndroidCentral, who claim that the smartphone will be actually called the LG Ally. So there you have it - a new powerful Android right around the corner, and it's gotten itself a sweet name too.

LG Ally Preliminary Specifications
The LG Aloha is now said to be called the LG Ally for Verizon

The LG Aloha is now said to be called the LG Ally for Verizon


source: AndroidCentral

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posted on 20 Oct 2010, 01:46

1. SladeNoctis (Posts: 5; Member since: 30 Apr 2010)


Man i wish it goes to Sprint as well i need a qwerty key board android beast and the Samsung moment 2 only seems like a scam to make original Samsung moment users to upgrade to the same phone but it has android 2.1 Yea we know Sprint is going to get the EVO 4G but some of us need a physical keyboard.

posted on 30 Apr 2010, 11:17

4. PapaJay224 (Posts: 866; Member since: 08 Feb 2009)


You sound like every other Sprint customer.... i.e "....I wish....."

posted on 09 May 2010, 10:14

11. numberonenygfan (Posts: 211; Member since: 19 Oct 2009)


hahahah

posted on 30 Apr 2010, 09:17

2. ajac09 (Posts: 1339; Member since: 30 Sep 2009)


yeah guess the so called LEAK about it going to sprint was a lie

posted on 30 Apr 2010, 11:19

5. PapaJay224 (Posts: 866; Member since: 08 Feb 2009)


I just hope its a capacitive touch screen not that same pressure sensitive bull crap they've been releaseing in the past.

posted on 30 Apr 2010, 11:33

6. belve14 (Posts: 113; Member since: 31 Mar 2009)


it is a capacitive touchscreen I already played with it...its a descent phone nothing comparable to the INC or Motorola Devour or Droid lol. Its ok I guess I would not know who to market it towards though because it just cant compare....

posted on 09 May 2010, 10:15

12. numberonenygfan (Posts: 211; Member since: 19 Oct 2009)


i have seen the phone and held a pre production model from an l g rep. lets just say i hope the touch screen is way better than what I used when it actually hits stores.. it was terrible... overall form factor of the phone was great.. sortof a smartphone in an lg env touches body... it will do well

posted on 30 Apr 2010, 11:17

3. jd829 (Posts: 155; Member since: 24 Feb 2010)


Another LG product to add to the junk pile

posted on 30 Apr 2010, 11:54

7. WnnaFghtAboutIt (Posts: 149; Member since: 31 Aug 2009)


they need to stop riding off the fact that they used to make solid devices

posted on 30 Apr 2010, 18:31

8. corporateJP (Posts: 1520; Member since: 28 Nov 2009)


Christ, give it a chance once it drops. Then talk about it. Motorola has been sh*t for ten plus years, yet you all bandwagon jump it. I don't care about the Droid, it might have been well supervised in production by Google, but it still has hot trash Moto components on the inside. Don't even get me started on Sh*tsung. Too bad Nokia quit making quality CDMA phones. LG, by far, has had some of the best CDMA phones out over the years. Rumor, Voyager, Dare, Env3...quality devices. Whoever said the Devour is/will be better than the LG Android is plain smoking some sh*t. If anyone has a lock on the Android market, it's HTC. Get your sh*t straight.

posted on 02 May 2010, 11:49

10. buildingkick (Posts: 1; Member since: 02 May 2010)


corporateJP, First things first, you are not totally off the mark with saying that Motorola has not had the greatest track record when it comes to making phones (ie. Rival & Krazr). I'd love to "get you started" on Samsung however since they have actually been making solid CDMA phones for at least the past year, the only major failures I can think of was the Glyde which was their first attempt at a touchscreen. The Saga was the only other major flaw in their lineup and that was more in part to the device running an awful version of Windows Mobile platform. Their lineup for standard handsets has been amazing though and with the Omnia II, Samsung has the only desirable PDA running a Windows format at this time even in comparrison to the HTC lineup. As for your most egriously wrong windbag statements about "the best CMDA phones" I can't even imagine you would type something so absolutely unfounded and incorrect without what I could only guess to be a sad excuse for humor. LG USED TO make solid devices, back during the 8000 series and is probably the last time their phones held any merit against the rest of the field. More recently their phones have been launched with such catastrophic failure matched only by those in sweat shops in some third world country still cranking out Kyoceras prepay devices to be used and thrown away before the device inevitably fails you while on holiday in the backcountry of Peru. If by some chance the cellphone gods actually smiled upon you and provided you with a semi-functioning version of one of LG's many collasal blunders, Decoy, Dare, EnV2 or 3, Touch, Voyager...wow my hand cramped up there as I was attempting to compile my list of LG's failures. The numerous software updates and supposed "fixes" to glitches in their touchscreen phones alone has made it quite possibly the worst phone to have at your side. If LG would put aside it's desire to have devices with such imagniative products as an onboard bluetooth headset or a mini-projector, which end up as functional as a third nipple! Sure it sounds cool at first and people want to see it, but as soon they realize it doesn't do anything useful and no one really needs one the appeal wears off. Try and check your facts next time and actually speak to a user of ANY current LG phone not just users of CDMA and maybe you'll get some insight into a phone company riding the same train as Palm on their way out the door thanks to their own equipment failures and inablitly to write programming that actually works. Get your sh*t straight you silly prat!

posted on 09 May 2010, 10:27

13. numberonenygfan (Posts: 211; Member since: 19 Oct 2009)


lol that was a lot of fluff for someone who thinks they know what they are talking about. LG is one of the most popular and sought after phone manufacturer in the usa. i dont know one person who has not had lgs at one time or another. they are not going anywhere and to put them in the same class as palm is laughable. they need some help with the smartphone platform, but they are just now starting to put out some smartphones due to demand ..as far as vzw is concernd people have been asking for an lg smartphone on the network for the past four years. I think its going to get a very good reception from fans of the brand and smartphone users alike. samsung is also a great manufacturer who has a huge following. just because a company has a few lemons in the bunch doesnt mean they are horrible products. the samsung rouge was a huge success as are a few other smartphones on other networks and the omnia and omnia two. for you to dish out all that non credible b.s. is obsurd. every os has its kinks and updates. its the way the industry works to compete the moto droid has had two already and its only been out for 6 months! even the i phone and incredible has had them. basically what you should have said was that you are not a fan of anything but cmda phones all together... so they are irrelivant to me. Dont bash what you dont like... just deal with whats out there and know that not one manufacturer has made a phone without issues..lg samsung and motorola have each had their time in the limelight...the question is what is the best phone for you..? obviously not a cdma lg or samsung!!!! lol you should go with an i phone you sound like a fanboy of an overrated phone on a crappy network. have a nice day

posted on 30 Apr 2010, 22:44

9. oxidantdroid (Posts: 11; Member since: 30 Apr 2010)


Wow! Is all I have to say to you jp, the dare, voyager, and env(the whole series) has been trash those phones have been awful, they have so many problems, shit the env touch started at version 3 on the software and it is at 9 now and it still sucks, LG hasn't been good since the simple 8300 flip phone and this new "ally" is going to suck too. I will bet you that this phone has a random powering off issue guaranteed.

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