LG Vu

Announced:
Apr 1, 2008
Market status:
Released

PhoneArena Rating:

5.5
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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:

43.25 %

Colors:

262 144

Touchscreen:

Resistive

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

2 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus

Software Features:

, Macro mode, Night mode

Video recording:

320x240 (QVGA)

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

4.25 x 2.16 x 0.51 inches (108 x 55 x 13 mm)

Weight:

3.16 oz (94 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Camera shutter, Lock/Unlock key

Multimedia

Features:

Music recognition

Music player:

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC, WMA

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, 3GPP

Broadcast Mobile TV:

MediaFlo

Hardware & Performance

Internal storage:

0.12 GB

Storage expansion:

microSD

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

1.2

Profiles/ Protocols:

Headset (HSP), Handsfree (HFP), Dial-up networking (DUN), File Transfer (FTP), Object Push (OPP), Generic Access (GAP), Serial Port (SPP), Service Discovery Application (SDAP), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP)

USB:

Yes

Charging connector:

Proprietary

Other:

Computer sync

Cellular

UMTS:

850, 1900 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

UMTS, HSDPA 3.6 Mbit/s

2G Data:

EDGE

Global Roaming:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

1000 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, User replaceable

Talk time:

3.00 hours
the average is 20 h (1205 min)

Stand-by time:

10.4 days (250 hours)
the average is 21 days (509 h)

Phone features

Notifications:

Music ringtones (MP3), Vibration, Phone profiles, Speakerphone

Phonebook:

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

Organizer:

World clock, Notepad, Unit converter, Calculator, Stopwatch, Alarm, To-Do, Calendar

Messaging:

SMS, Predictive text input, MMS

E-mail:

Yes

Instant Messaging:

Yes

JAVA:

Midp 2.0

Games:

Yes

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Nov 01, 2007

FCC ID value:

BEJCU920 link

Measured SAR:

Head:

1.26 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Body:

0.27 W/kg

Measured in:

1900 MHz

Availability

Officially announced:

Apr 01, 2008
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This device is also known as LG CU920, LG CU915

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

No Pros

Cons

  • The touchscreen uses resistive technology, which is not responsive
  • Thick body (0.51 inches)

Description

LG Vu has Prada-like design: it is half-inch slim candybar with 3" 240x400 pixels touch sensitive display. It uses the same UI as the Prada and Viewty phones and has similar functionality, but only 2-megapixel camera. It will be available in two variants: CU920 with Mobile TV using MediaFlo; CU915 without TV.

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