Are you searching for smartphone functionality that doesn't stretch your budget? The end of 2011 saw the release of the LG Eclypse 4G, which could be just what you're looking for. The LG Eclypse 4G is powered by the Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system, which allows access to a range of apps, games and productivity tools.
The device features a single core 1 GHz processor along with 1 GB of internal storage. If you have greater storage needs, there is a handy micro SD slot which can be used to increase the capacity up to 32 GB. The LG Eclypse 4G has a long battery life compared to similar devices: up to 3.3 hours of talk time or 9.5 days in stand by mode.
The sliding QWERTY keyboard makes using the LG Eclypse 4G an effortless experience. It is also equipped with a generous 3.5 inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels, a 5 megapixel camera with flash and digital zoom. The LG Eclypse 4G delivers great connectivity, with full support for WiFi and Bluetooth as well as a USB port and GPS and A-GPS capability. However, it is not able to receive analog radio.
The LG Eclypse 4G weighs in at 168 grams and has dimensions of 12.1 x 6.3 x 1.3 cm.
Need to Know: LG Eclypse 4G
1. The sliding QWERTY keyboard of the LG Eclypse 4G is exceptionally easy to use, allowing for fast and accurate composing of messages. (The Good)
2. The LG Eclypse 4G has a long battery life, which provides up to 3.3 hours of talk time and lasts for a maximum of 9.5 days in stand by mode. (The Good)
3. The LG Eclypse 4G has a large touchscreen display (3.5 in), making it ideal for web browsing or viewing photos. (The Good)
4. The LG Eclypse 4G has no directional pad or scroll wheel, which some users find inconvenient. (The Bad)