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LG Select

Dec 15, 2010
Market status
Release date
Dec 15, 2010

US carrier availability

Discontinued: MetroPCS


No pros


  • Lacks microSD slot for storage expansion
  • It is so thick it needs a personal fitness trainer (0.71 inches inches)
  • Lacks an ambient light sensor for automatic screen brightness adjustment




LG Select is a basic clamshell phone featuring two color displays, 1.3MP camera, Bluetooth and a speakerphone.

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  • Device type:
    • Basic phone
  • Dimensions:
    • 3.72 x 1.87 x 0.71 inches (94 x 47 x 18 mm)
  • Weight:
    • 3.24 oz (92 g)
      the average is 5.1 oz (145 g)


  • 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
  • Screen-to-body ratio:
    • 28.05 %
  • Colors:
    • 262 144
  • Additional display:

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

      • Yes
    • Resolution:

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

      • 96 x 64 pixels
    • Physical Size:
      • 1.00 inches
    • Colors:

      Colors - Shows the number of colors that the additional display supports

      • 65 536


  • Camera:
      • 1.3 megapixels


  • Built-in storage:
    • 0.0365 GB


  • Talk time:
    • 5.00 hours
      the average is 13 h (800 min)
  • Stand-by time:
    • 18.3 days (440 hours)
      the average is 17 days (419 h)
  • Capacity:
    • 1000 mAh


  • Speakers:
    • Earpiece, Loudspeaker


  • CDMA:

    CDMA - Code Division Multiple Access. A technique of multiplexing, also called spread spectrum, in which analog signals are converted into digital form for transmission. For each communication channel, the signals are encoded in a sequence known to the transmitter and the receiver for that channel. The foremost application is digital cellular phone technology from QUALCOMM that operates in the 800MHz band and 1.9GHz PCS band. CDMA phones are noted for their excellent call quality and long battery life.

    • 800, 1700/2100, 1900 MHz
  • Positioning:

    Positioning - This field shows the positioning systems supported by the device. There are three main types: GPS, A-GPS and GLONASS. GPS - This is one of the most widespread global positioning technologies, developed and maintained by the U.S. government. It uses satellites in order to detect your location. Works best in clear weather. A-GPS - A-GPS stands for Assisted GPS and is the industry standard for positioning and navigation. “Assisted” means that it can use local wireless networks, in addition to satellites, for quicker and more precise localization. GLONASS - GLONASS is a global positioning system, developed by the Russian Federation. It’s very similar to GPS, but isn’t so popular in cell phones.

    • GPS, A-GPS, S-GPS
  • Navigation:
    • Yes


  • Bluetooth:
      • 2.1, EDR
  • USB:
      • Yes
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Other features

  • Notifications:
    • Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones (72 voices), Vibration, Silent mode, Speakerphone
  • Hearing aid compatibility:
      • M4, T4
    • Voice commands

Shopping information

  • Accessories:
    • Battery, Wall Charger

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This device is also known as LG MN180

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