The LG GW520 Silver means business

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This recently released handset from LG is a phone which delivers outstanding quality and functionality. From its full QWERTY keyboard through to its TFT touch screen with the handset is all about productivity on the move. It is 106 mm x 53 mm wide and 15 mm thick. The handset weighs 125 g in weight and has a full QWERTY keyboard which slides out from behind the screen.

The handset comes with a 2.8 inch TFT resistive touch screen which is extremely colourful and represents image colour faithfully. This is due to its ability to display 256,000 colours at a pixel screen size of 240 x 400 pixels. The inclusion of an accelerometer sensor, further accentuates the handsets abilities by auto rotating imagery dependent upon the image aspect as well as the orientation of the screen. Downloadable themes are also provided which allow individualisation of the welcome screen and display screen.

The LG GW520 Silver comes with a speakerphone which allows hands-free conversation. Internal memory is set at 40 MB however by utilising the microSD slot this is able to be upgraded or increased up to 16 GB. Vibration and ring alert types are available on this handset with downloadable polyphonic and MP3 ring tones available should they be desired.

The connections known as a GPRS, EDGE, Bluetooth and USB are all provided with this particular handset. This ensures that the handset can be connected to a myriad of devices as well as a perform a plethora of tasks. The HSDPA connection provides internet access at speeds of up to 7.2 MB per second. This makes web browsing enjoyable and not laborious.

The phone comes with a 3.15 megapixel camera which operates a resolution of 2048 x 1536 pixels. This camera is sufficiently good enough to take effective imagery which can be printed out should the need arise. As with many phones currently this handset also provides the element of video recording and playback which is a useful alternative.

To complete the ensemble of functionality within this handset, there is also a stereo FM radio, MP3/MP4 player, document viewer, organiser, photo/video editor and a voice memo function.

The Silver LG GW520 is a handset which offers an impressive level of functionality encased within a handset which is simple to use and comfortable to hold. The full QWERTY keyboard is an impressive element of this handset and is extremely responsive. Inputting data and text is simplicity itself and this is one of the most endearing elements of this handset.

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