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LG GB255G

Posted
Dec 8, 2009
Market status
Released
Release date
Jan 1, 2010

Pros

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Cons

  • It is so thick it needs a personal fitness trainer (0.67 inches inches)
  • Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment

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Description

LG GB255G is a quad-band GSM clamshell with HSDPA support. It features 262k color TFT display, 1.3-megapixel camera, stereo Bluetooth, microSD card slot and MP3 player.

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Design

  • Device type:
    • Basic phone
  • Form factor:
    • Clamshell
  • Dimensions:
    • 3.84 x 1.92 x 0.67 inches (97.6 x 48.8 x 16.9 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 2.96 oz (84 g)
      the average is 5.1 oz (145 g)
  • Design features:
    • Numeric keypad, Soft keys (2), D-Pad

Display

  • Physical size:
    • 2.0 inches
  • Resolution:
    • 176 x 220 pixels
  • Pixel density:

    Pixel density - The pixel density of a display represents the number of pixels over an area of one inch. It’s measured in “pixels per inch”, or ppi. The higher the number, the more detailed and good-looking the display is.

    • 141 ppi
  • Technology:

    Technology - There are two main screen technologies currently used in phones and tablets: LCD and AMOLED. The former usually features a light source and liquid crystals, while the latter is based on organic light-emitting diodes. Newer LCD variations like IPS-LCD and Super-LCD allow for very accurate color reproduction and very wide viewing angles, where no significant image quality loss is observed. Current AMOLED screens differ in such a way that they can exhibit much more saturated colors (sometimes too much) and incredibly high contrast levels, which is due to black color being completely black in AMOLED displays.

    • TFT
  • Screen-to-body ratio:
    • 26.47 %
  • Colors:
    • 262 144
  • Additional display:

    Additional display - Shows specs of the phone's additional display

      • Monochrome
    • Resolution:

      Resolution - Refers to the width and the length od the additional display

      • 96 x 64 pixels
    • Physical Size:
      • 0.90 inches

Camera

  • Camera:
      • 1.3 megapixels
    • Features:
      • Self-timer
    • Settings:
      • White balance presets
    • Shooting Modes:
      • Effects
  • Camcorder:
      • Yes

Hardware

  • Storage expansion:
    • microSD up to 4 GB

Battery

  • Talk time:
    • 5.00 hours
      the average is 13 h (761 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 21.7 days (520 hours)
      the average is 18 days (443 h)
  • Type:
    • Li - Ion

Multimedia

  • Music player:
    • Supported formats:
      • MP3

Technology

  • GSM:
    • 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
  • UMTS:
    • 850, 1900 MHz
  • Data:
    • HSPA (unspecified), UMTS, EDGE
  • Global Roaming:
    • Yes

Phone features

  • Phonebook:
    • 1000 entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Picture ID, Ring ID
  • Organizer:
    • Calendar, Alarm, Calculator, Unit converter, World clock, Stopwatch, Notepad
  • Messaging:
    • SMS, MMS, Predictive text input (T9)
  • Instant Messaging:
      • Yes
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Connectivity

  • Bluetooth:
      • 2.1, EDR
    • Profiles/ Protocols:
      • Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Video Control Transport Protocol (AVCTP), Audio/Video Distribution Transport Protocol (AVDTP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Basic Printing (BPP), Dial-up networking (DUN), File Transfer (FTP), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Logical Link Control and Adaptation Protocol, Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Application (SDAP), Service Discovery Protocol (SDP)
  • USB:
      • Yes
  • Other:
    • Computer sync

Other features

  • Notifications:
    • Polyphonic ringtones (64 voices), Vibration, Silent mode, Speakerphone
    • Voice recording
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This device is also known as LG Madison


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