LG Encore

Posted:
Sep 2, 2010
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Sep 5, 2010

PhoneArena Rating:

7.0
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Display

Display size:

3.0 inches

Resolution:

240 x 400 pixels

Pixel density:

155 ppi

Technology:

TFT

Screen-to-body ratio:

45.34 %

Colors:

262 144

Touchscreen:

Yes

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

3 megapixels

Video recording:

Yes

Features:

Video sharing

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

4.17 x 2.10 x 0.47 inches (106 x 53 x 12 mm)

Weight:

3.70 oz (105 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Hardware & Performance

Internal storage:

0.032 GB

Storage expansion:

up to 16 GB

Slot Type:

microSD, microSDHC

Device type:

Feature phone

Battery

Capacity:

950 mAh

Type:

User replaceable, Li - Ion

Talk time:

3.00 hours
the average is 22 h (1342 min)

Stand-by time:

10.0 days (240 hours)
the average is 20 days (480 h)

Internet browsing

Built-in online services support:

Facebook, MySpace, Twitter

Cellular

UMTS:

850, 1900 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE

Global Roaming:

Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth:

2.1, EDR

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP)

USB:

Yes

Connector:

microUSB

Charging connector:

microUSB

Location:

A-GPS

Other:

Computer sync

Phone features

Sensors:

Accelerometer

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, To-Do, Calculator

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Predictive text input

E-mail:

Yes

Instant Messaging:

Yes

Games:

Yes

Other features:

Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Multimedia

Music player:

Filter by:

Playlists

Features:

Music recognition, Custom equalizer

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA

Headphones connector:

3.5mm

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Apr 22, 2010

FCC ID value:

BEJGT550 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

1.22 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.39 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Shopping information

MSRP price:

$ 200
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This device is also known as LG GT550

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

  • Small dimensions (4.17 x 2.10 x 0.47 inches)

Cons

  • Lacks Wi-Fi
  • Thick body (0.47 inches)
  • The camera lacks autofocus
  • The camera lacks flash
  • Low pixel density screen (155 ppi)

Description

LG Encore is a feature phone packing a 3” touchscreen, 3-megapixel camera, dual-band HSDPA/UMTS, microSD card slot, and aGPS. Software-wise, it'll naturally offer things found on other AT&T devices like AT&T Navigator and AT&T Social Net.

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