LGâ€™s new triband GSM plus 3G HSDPA network ready Slide-up style mobile phone, the LG Viewty KU990 features a large 3.0-inch 265K colors color display, 5.0 MP digital camera, 120 fps video recording, MP3 player, integrated FM Radio with recording facility, memory expansion card slot, DivX playback capability, TV Out port and option for Hindi language in SMS and system menu.
The new LG Viewty KU990 slider-up style mobile phone is a triband GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 MHz, 3G HSDPA 2100 and W-CDMA network capable handset featrues a large 3.0-inch, 262,144 colors, 240 x 400 pixels resolution QVGA display offering handwriting recognition capability. There are three mechanical keys at the bottom of front side of mobile phone viz call end key, send call key, and the cancel key.
The new LG Viewty KU990 mobilephone is equipped with 100-MB internal shared memory allowing 500 entries phonebook with photo call option and allows upto 500 SMS and 100 MMS messages storage.
The handset also features microSD Memory Card Slot allowing maximum of 2-GB of extended storage capability.
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 Viewty KU990 also features powerful 5.0 Megapixels resolution autofocus digital camera with maximum of 2592Ã—1944 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, 1600X1200 and 2048 x 1536 pixels. The multi shot function of LG Viewty KU990 mobile phone allows upto 9 shot, 5 shot, 3 shot, or 1 shot.
The LG Viewty KU990 mobilephone comes with a photo viewer that is capable of displaying pictures in a scattered manner, as if they were thrown on floor, allowing flicking through them with finger touch.
The digital camera in LG Viewty KU990 handset also allows continuous video recording in MP4 / 3GP formats in 176 x 140 pixels (30 fps) or true VGA resolution of 320 x 240 pixels in 120 fps. The 120 fps video capture allows to slow it down and watch it in slow-motion. The phone is also capable of uploading captured videos directly to YouTube account.
About 14.8 mm thick slider LG Viewty KU990 mobile phone also offers integrated MP3 media player which supports MP3, MPEG4, H.263.WAV, 3GP, AMR-NB, WMA, MIDI, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, RA, RV Audio formats and DivX playback.
The LG Viewty KU990 mobile phone also offers GPRS class 10 connection, EDGE Class 10, 236.8 kbps connection, 3G HSDPA 3.6 Mbps connection, Bluetooth v1.2+A2DP wireless connection, WAP 2.0, xHTML and full HTML browser and USB v2.0 port support. The phone supports polyphonic 64 channels ringtones supporting MP3, AAC+, AAC++, MIDI, and SMAF audio formats.
FM Radio with Recording
The new LG Viewty KU990 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 Viewty KU990 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 Viewty KU990 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 â€˜Thomsons & Touchâ€™ and â€˜Mini Game Worldâ€™ included, the new LG Viewty KU990â€™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
LG Viewty KU990 also offers direct TV-Out port for connection to home TV which also allows DivX playback on TV using TV-Out port.
The LG Viewty KU990 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.
Available in Shiny Pink, Purple, Wine Red, Dark Grey, Dark Silver and Hot Red colors, some other features of LG Viewty KU990 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 Viewty KU990 mobile phone measures 103.5 x 54.4 x 14.8 mm and weighing just about 112 gms.
The LG Viewty KU990 mobilephone comes with standard Li-Ion 1000 mAh battery which offers upto 480 hrs of standby time and upto 4 hours of talk time at full charge.
LG Viewty KU990 Mobile phone Features
- Triband GSM 900 / GSM 1800 / GSM 1900 MHz
- 3G HSDPA 2100
- 3.0-inch, 265K colors, 240 x 400 pixels resolution QVGA display
- Slide-up design
- Touchscreen, Handwriting Recognition
- 100-MB internal shared memory
- microSD Memory Card Slot (max 2-GB)
- 50 dialed, 50 missed, 50 received call records
- 500 Entries Phonebook, Photo call
- 500 SMS memory
- 100 MMS memory
- 5.0 Megapixels Camera, 2592Ã—1944 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 (120 fps), Supports MP4, and 3GP formats
- Media Player, Supports MP3, MPEG4, H.263.WAV, 3GP, AMR-NB, WMA, MIDI, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, RA, RV and DivX
- 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
- 3G HSDPA, 3.6 Mbps
- Bluetooth v2.0+A2DP Wireless Connection
- Mini USB v2.0 Port
- WAP 2.0/xHTML, HTML Browser
- TV-Out Port (with DivX playback)
- Colors – Shiny Pink, Purple, Wine Red, Dark Grey, Dark Silver and Hot 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
- Google Applications, Search, Gmail, Google Maps, Blogger
- Standard Li-Ion 3.7V 1000 mAh Battery
Stand-by: Up to 480 hrs
Talk time: Up to 4 hrs
- Dimensions – 103.5 x 54.4 x 14.8 mm
- Weight – 112 gms
The 3G HSDPA network capable LG Viewty KU990 slider-up mobile phone featuring 5.0 MP autofocus camera, MP3 player, FM Radio tuner, Anti-theft Mobile Tracker and support for microSD memory slot is available in India for Rs. 18,990 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.