LGâ€™s new triband GSM Slide-up style mobile phone, the LG KF600 features a large 2.0-inch 262K colors color display and a smaller InteractPad screen, 3.15 MP digital camera, MP3 player, integrated FM Radio with recording facility, memory expansion card slot and option for Hindi language in SMS and system menu.
The new LG KF600 slider-up style mobile phone is a triband GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 MHz handset featrues dual screens.
A 2.0-inch, 262,144 colors, 240 x 320 pixels resolution QVGA display is the main screen and there is a second 1.49-inch, 176 x 240 pixels resolution Touch-sensitive navigational display below the main display.
The second small display, also called InteractPad, actually replaces physical navigation keys with context-specific virtual keys which automatically adjusts to whatever function is being accessed, modifying the menu to allow the user optimal operational controls.
For example, if editing photos, it would change to relevant photo editing function shortcuts and in the standby mode the InteractPad shows up 6 shortcuts to the most frequently used phone features. This unique new intutive user interface allows simpler navigation with lot less key selections.
About 14.1 mm thick slider LG KF600 phone is equipped with 25-MB of internal shared memory with microSD Memory Card Slot for expanded memory with maximum of 4-GB storage space. The handset allows upto 1000 entries phonebook, 500 SMS ans 100 MMS memory along with 50 dialed, 50 received, 50 missed calls records.
The contact book allows Name, Mobile, Home, Company name, Email address, Office number, Fax number, Birthday, Associate Picture, and Associate Video per contact. The contacts appear as a list and one can opt for displaying the picture instead of name of the currently selected contact.
The multimedia LG KF600 also features powerful 3.15 Megapixels resolution digital camera with maximum of 2048Ã—1536 pixels resolution allowing 4X Digital Zoom, Night Mode, Multi Shot and Autofocus functions, Self timer, Shake Reduction, Brightness Adjustment, White Balance, and built-in flash. Other still image captured resolution include 240X320, 320X240, 640X480, 1280X960, and 1600X1200 pixels. The multi shot function of LG KF600 mobile phone allows upto 9 shot, 5 shot, 3 shot, or 1 shot.
The digital camera in LG KF600 handset also allows continuous video recording in MP4 / 3GP formats in 176 x 140 pixels or true VGA resolution of 320 x 240 pixels.
In addition, the LG KF600 mobile phone also offers integrated MP3 media player which supports MP3, MPEG4, H.263.WAV, 3GP, AMR-NB, WMA, MIDI, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, RA, and RV Audio formats.
The LG KF600 mobile phone also offers GPRS class 10 connection, EDGE Class 10, 236.8 kbps connection, Bluetooth v2.0+A2DP wireless connection, WAP 2.0, xHTML browser and USB v2.0 port support. The phone supports polyphonic 64 channels ringtones supportingMP3, AAC+, AAC++, MIDI, and SMAF audio formats.
FM Radio with Recording
The new LG KF600 slider-up mobilephone also sports integrated FM radio which offers live or scheduled recording which can be saved and also used as ringtones. In addition it also allows FM alarm feature which switches to preset FM station on schedule. The FM radio can also be played on Speakerphone.
Anti-theft Mobile Tracker
The LG KF600 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 by chance, LG KF600 mobile phone handset gets 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.
With two games viz ‘Thomsons & Touch’ and ‘Mini Game World’ included, the new LG KF600’s dual-screen game function allows user to enjoy the games dynamically without the restrictions of a single frame. The games even include touch screen compatibility, making them more interactive and life-like. In addition, the InteractPad display screen below the main screen also offers optimized menu keys that suit a game, allowing increased user convenience and enjoyment.
All the rest
The LG KF600 comes with several applications including Organizer, Alarm Clock, Calculator, Clock, To-do-list, and Voice Memo. The LG KF600 also supports Yahoo Go which allows convenient use the five Yahoo services viz Yahoo search, Yahoo mail, Yahoo local, Yahoo address book, and Yahoo calendar â€“ without limitations in time or space.
Other features of LG KF600 include USB charging, video playback, video caller ID, built-in speaker and In-flight mode which allows user to use the phone as MP3 media player and as a mass storage device to store files and data. The LG KF600 also offers document viewers for Microsoft Office (word, excel, ppt), and PDF.
Preloaded with few song tones for ringtone, the new LG KF600 mobile phone measures 101.2 x 50.7 x 14.1 mm and weighing just about 107 gms.
The LG KF600 mobilephone comes with standard Li-Ion 800 mAh battery which offers upto 480 hrs of standby time and upto 4 hours of talk time at full charge.
LG KF600 Mobile phone Features
- Triband GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 MHz
- 2.0-inch, 262K colors, 240 x 320 pixels resolution QVGA display
- 1.49-inch, 176 x 240 pixels resolution Touch-sensitive navigational display (InteractPad)
- Slide-up design, Scroll and Sweeping Control
- 25-MB internal shared memory
- microSD Memory Card Slot (max 4-GB)
- 50 dialed, 50 missed, 50 received call records
- 1000 Entries Phonebook
- 500 SMS memory
- 100 MMS memory
- 3.15 Megapixels Camera, 2048Ã—1536 pixels resolution, 4X Digital Zoom, Night Mode, Multi Shot, Autofocus, Self timer, Shake Reduction, Brightness Adjustment, White Balance, built-in flash
- Video recording and playback, 176 x 140 pixels, 320 x 240 pixels, Supports MP4, and 3GP formats
- Media Player, Supports MP3, MPEG4, H.263.WAV, 3GP, AMR-NB, WMA, MIDI, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, RA, and RV
- FM Radio with 20 preset stations, Scheduled FM recorder, FM Alarm, FM on Speakerphone
- Video Caller ID
- SMS, EMS, MMS and Email
- Yahoo mail, Yahoo Messenger
- Anti-theft Mobile Tracker
- Hindi SMS and Menu
- In-Flight Mode
- Handsfree Speakerphone
- Flight Mode
- GPRS Class 10, 32 – 48 kbps
- EDGE Class 10, 236.8 kbps
- Bluetooth v2.0+A2DP Wireless Connection
- Mini USB v2.0 Port
- WAP 2.0/xHTML Browser
- Colors – Pink, Shiny Pink, Wine Red, Dark Grey and Sunset Red
- Games – Blaster Ball, ClubHouse, LG Racing, Onstrike, Teaser, Mini Game World, Sudoku Puzzle
- Polyphonic Ringtones (64 channels), MP3, AAC+,AAC++, MIDI, SMAF
- Applications – Memo, Alarm Clock, Calculator, Clock, To-do-list, Voice Memo, Calender, World Clock, Unit Converter
- Document Viewer for Microsoft Office (word, excel, ppt), PDF Viewer
- Standard Li-Ion 3.7V 800mAh Battery
Stand-by: Up to 480 hrs
Talk time: Up to 4 hrs
- Dimensions – 101.2 x 50.7 x 14.1 mm
- Weight – 107 gms
Dual display equipped LG KF600 slider-up mobile phone featuring 3.15 MP camera, MP3 player, FM Radio tuner, Anti-theft Mobile Tracker and support for microSD memory slot is available in India for Rs. 14,990 with one year warranty and it comes with the free stereophonic headset kit and USB Data Cable. Visit www.in.lge.com for more details.