4/29/2010 10:55:00 AM
LG Cookie Fresh launches in the UK
Korean manufacturer LG has launched the LG Cookie Fresh GS290 in the UK. It will be available shortly at Vodafone, Virgin, Tesco and Phones4u. The handset offers a simple SNS connector, allowing direct access to social networks with a dedicated Facebook interface, while LiveSquare lets users set custom animated characters to the contacts they interact with most, bringing social networks to life.
The full touchscreen phone features a sleeker design than its predecessor and is available in a range of colour variations with numerous theme options. The device is aimed at primarily at social network users.
'The LG Cookie Fresh GS290 reflects our efforts to bring creativity and fun to the mobile touch-phone experience,' said Paul Trueman, marketing director UK & Ireland for LG Electronics. 'Over 13 million units of the original LG Cookie have been sold worldwide and by extending the Cookie range were continuing to provide affordable full touchscreen phones to consumers. The LG Cookie Fresh GS290 builds on the original Cookie device with even more fun features and personalisation options.'
Sociable features of LG Cookie Fresh Simple SNS Connector provides direct access to social networks with the dedicated Facebook interface.
LiveSquare Bring digital social network to life by assigning avatars to friends and keeps track of conversations in a visually creative way.
Cookie Speed Dial provides access to close friends with an updated version of the Cookie phones popular speed dialing home screen.
Friendly features of LG Cookie Fresh
Dynamic Design Offers the most distinctive look of the LG Cookie Series, with sleek minimal lines, less bezel and comfortable grip with rubber trimmings and a choice of 16 colours.
Cartoon-styled UI with Customisable Colour Themes animated interface offers a touch of fresh originality accentuated by the phones 18 colorful themes for greater personal expression.
Widgets and Applications provides popular mobile applications
My Multimedia 2MP camera, MPEG 4 video and MP3 audio playback support, FM tuner/recorder and 3.5mm earphone jack.