LG Arena is yet another touch phone

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LG Arena is yet another touch phone
Guess what we have here – yet another touch phone “with unique interface” and all the bells and whistles one may want. The Netherlands retailer “The Phone House” has the new LG Arena (we love this name, you know) KM900 in its sales brochure, revealing its design, a little of the interface and its key features. The Arena will come with LG’s new “S-CLASS 3D user interface”, which we hope is something better than a make-up of its current software. Arena’s specs are not bad, with Wi-Fi, GPS, and 5-megapixel camera with DVD-quality video, but nothing impressive when compared to the 8-megapixel Renoir that also offers it all.

So what we have here – probably LG’s mid-level multimedia friendly touch phone, filling the gap between the high-end Renoir and the low-end Cookie. It will have a few versions, and FCC already approved one with 3G on the 850/1900 MHz bands, suitable for usage with AT&T. We expect to see it officially announced at the MWC 2009 show in two weeks, so expect our first impressions then.

source: AllAboutPhones (translate) via UnwiredView

LG Arena KM900 Preliminary Specifications



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12 Comments

1. Legion

Posts: 397; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

I smell copyright infringement.

2. trentsinmypants

Posts: 324; Member since: Jan 29, 2009

noooooooo kidding.........everyone had iPhone envy! haha.....

3. CyberDemon

Posts: 1; Member since: Jan 25, 2009

I hope this is for verizon because verizon needs some new/nice phones to come out.

4. trentsinmypants

Posts: 324; Member since: Jan 29, 2009

no such luck my friend.....this is a GSM only phone

7. msb175

Posts: 14; Member since: Apr 09, 2008

maybe...omnia was considered a gsm only, but now its on verizon. not that i want it to be on vzw...just saying.

5. TheAncients

Posts: 2; Member since: Feb 03, 2009

There are only so many ways for the UI to be on touchscreen phones. Unluckily, Apple did it first.

6. crd22

Posts: 77; Member since: Apr 15, 2008

Wait.... that reminds me of something... i... i... iCouch maybe? iPotato? iSpy? iPod? oooohhh, maybe it looks like the iPhone.

9. ccarrier012

Posts: 24; Member since: Dec 24, 2008

wow that was really funny.

8. trentsinmypants

Posts: 324; Member since: Jan 29, 2009

haha, if you think this looks like the iPhone, take a look at what i found on Amazon today......look at the Settings, clock, camera, and calandar icons too :P http://www.amazon.com/Visual-Land-V-Touch-Portable-Player/dp/B001C3TWIA

10. The Godfather unregistered

apple did it first??? your joking me right??? the LG company did it first LG Prada worlds first all touch screen handset.

11. JDubreno005

Posts: 25; Member since: Jan 07, 2009

get em godfather!!

12. tmofanboy432

Posts: 139; Member since: Jan 12, 2009

omg please let it be 4 tmobile cuz dey aint got no freakin lg phones :(

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