T-Mobile launches the LG Optimus T

T-Mobile has launched the LG Optimus T. The latest in the parade of low-cost Android phones hitting the market. It comes with a 3.2-inch touchscreen with Swype, a 3.2-megapixel camera and video recording capabilities. “This holiday season, Android smartphones will be at the top of the wish list for multiple members of the family,” said Saj Sahay, director, product management, T-Mobile USA, “With the LG Optimus T, T-Mobile is helping customers who have not yet made the transition to the world of smartphones with an easy-to-use and affordable option.” The new LG Optimus T comes with support for various Google services, including Google Search (also by voice), Gmail, Google Talk and Google Maps. Specifications of the LG Optimus T:

  • Android 2.2
  • 3.2-megapixel camera
  • 2 GB microSD card (support up to 32GB)
  • “Voice Actions for Android” which allows you to control the phone just by speaking
  • 600 MHz processor
  • Wi-Fi
  • 3.2-inch glass touch screen display
  • Soft touch finish on the back
  • Virtual QWERTY keyboard with Swype
  • Bluetooth network connectivity
No info on its price tag, but we assume it to be an affordable Android handset when available. Press release:
LG Optimus T with Google Available exclusively from T-Mobile, LG Optimus T with Google was created specifically for consumers who have yet to make the transition to the world of smartphones and who are looking for an easy-to-use and affordable option. It provides first-time smartphone users with all the tools they need to stay organized in one sleek and stylishly designed handset. Featuring Voice Actions for Android, users can control their smartphone through voice commands, including sending a text message/email, listening to music, calling contacts, searching Google, getting directions or going to a website. LG Optimus T also delivers easy access to Android Market™ with thousands of downloadable apps and widgets from around the world and access to social networking websites, such as Twitter®, Facebook® and MySpace™. Key Features: Android Platform 2.2 with fully integrated Google services, including Voice Actions for Android, Google Search™ by Voice, Google Maps™, Gmail™ and Google Talk™ Customizable home screen, expandable to seven panes, with a menu of pre-installed widgets and LG App Organizer for the optimal personalized application experience 3.2-inch touch screen display with virtual QWERTY keyboard, and accelerometer SWYPE® text input for fast, accurate communication Full HTML Web browser and zoom functionality Personal and corporate e-mail capability, including support for Exchange, Gmail and most POP3 and IMAP e-mail accounts as well as synchronization with Google and corporate contacts and calendars 3.2 megapixel camera with digital zoom and camcorder Mobile instant messaging via Google Talk
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