LG Optimus Black

Announced:
Jan 5, 2011
Market status:
Released
Release date:
May 9, 2011

PhoneArena Rating:

7.5
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Display

Display size:

4.0 inches

Resolution:

480 x 800 pixels

Pixel density:

233 ppi

Technology:

IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

58.36 %

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass)

Hardware & Performance

Processor:

Single core, 1000 MHz

RAM:

0.5 GB

Internal storage:

1 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDHC up to 32 GB

OS:

Android (2.3, 2.2)

Battery

Capacity:

1500 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

5 megapixels

Features:

Autofocus

Video recording:

Yes

Features:

Video calling

Front:

2 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

4.80 x 2.52 x 0.36 inches (122 x 64 x 9.2 mm)

Weight:

3.84 oz (109 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (176 g)

Cellular

UMTS:

900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

HSDPA 7.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

Yes

Wi-Fi:

802.11 b, g, n; Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Charging

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Compass

Other:

Computer sync, OTA sync

Phone features

Notifications:

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

Other features:

Voice recording, TTY/TDD

This device is also known as LG B, LG P970, LG Ignite

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

LG P970G

Differences from the main variant:

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

  • Small dimensions (4.80 x 2.52 x 0.36 inches)

Description

The LG Optimus Black (also known as the LG B) has the specs to be called the "thinnest and brighest" smartphone measuring 9.2mm and offering a 4 inch NOVA display which is said to offer 700 nits of brightness. The device is running Android 2.2 with Optimus UI 2.0 on top of it.

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