LG has announced in India its new entry-level budget GSM mobile phone, the LG Bullet KG288 which features 65K colors display, integrated FM Radio, option for Hindi language in SMS and system menu and a unique anti-theft mobile tracker.
Identical in size and features to LG Bullet 271 mobile phone, the new LG Bullet KG288 mobile phone is a dual-band GSM 900 / GSM 1800 ready handset which offers 1.5-inch, 65K colors, 128 x 128 pixels resolution TFT color display in candy bar style design.
The mobile phone has 16-MB internal memory allowing upto 300 entries phonebook with 10 dialed, 10 received, 10 missed calls recrords and 100 SMS message memory. No memory card slot for expanded memory is provided.
The new budget LG Bullet KG288 mobile phone also sports integrated FM radio tuner with 12 stations memory and it also allows FM alarm feature. The handset allows listening to FM radio thru speaker phone or using headset which is supplied free.
The LG Bullet KG288 handset also feature built-in handsfree Speakerphone and offers option for Hindi language SMS and Menu.
Anti-theft Mobile Tracker
The LG Bullet KG288 mobile handset also sports a unique Anti-theft Mobile Tracker which can help trace the handset if stolen. Here is how you can setup this feature in this handset:
1. Locate â€˜mobile trackerâ€™ option under Tools menu
2. Enter default password â€˜0000? and press OK
3. Go to option 1 and select â€˜onâ€™
4. Change your password immediately
5. Go to option 3 and select New
6. Enter you name and two alternate mobile numbers
If LG Bullet KG288 mobile phone handset is stolen and the SIM is removed after having activated a new SIM card in the same handset, the two alternate mobile numbers a user had entered while setting up the anti-theft feature would automatically receive the SMS informing about the new SIM number and the location of the theft. This info can be used for filing your police complain.
Supporting polyphonic ringtones (16 channels) the LG Bullet KG288 mobile phone measures 99.5 x 45 x 13.4 mm and weighing just about 60 gms and is offered in two colors viz. black and pink. A stereo headset kit is being offered free with the handset to listen to FM radio.
The LG Bullet KG288 mobile phone comes with a offers embedded games, Sudoku Puzzle and applications includes in the handset includes Calendar, Alarm, Unit Converter, World Time, Calculator, Scheduler, and Stop Watch
LG Bullet KG288 mobile phone comes with standard Li-Ion 750 mAh battery which offers upto 400 hrs of standby time and upto 3.5 hours of talk time at full charge.
LG Bullet KG288 Mobilephone Features
- Dualband GSM 900 / GSM 1800
- 1.5-inch 65K colors, 128 x 128 pixels resolution TFT color display
- 16-MB internal memory, no expansion memory slot
- 300 Entries Phonebook
- 100 SMS memory
- 10 dialed, 10 received, 10 missed calls record
- Built-in FM Radio, 12 Station Memory, FM Alarm, Thru Speaker phone
- Built-in handsfree Speakerphone
- Hindi SMS and Menu
- Anti-theft Mobile Tracker
- WAP 2.0 browser, xHTML support
- Polyphonic Ringtones (16 channels), MIDI Ringtones
- Games – Sudoku Puzzle
- Applications – Calendar, Alarm, Unit Converter, World Time, Calculator, Scheduler, and Stop Watch
- Standard Li-Ion 750 mAh Battery
Stand-by: Up to 400 hrs
Talk time: Up to 3.5 hrs
- Dimensions – 99.5 x 45 x 13.4 mm
- Weight – 60 gms
The LG Bullet KG288 Mobile Phone with 65K color screen, FM Radio and Anti-theft traker is available in India for Rs. 1,849/- with one year warranty and LG is offering free stereophonic headset kit with each. Visit www.lgindia.com for more details.