T-Mobile began selling the LG Optimus L9 – an impressive thin smartphone at 0.36 inches in depth, equipped with 4.5-inch touch-screen display, loaded with Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich, a dual-core 1 GHz processor with 1 GB RAM, 4 GB internal storage and strong 2,150 mAh battery.
The new LG Optimus L9 is now available in T-Mobile‘s retail stores, select national dealers, retailers and carrier’s online store. The phone can be yours at a budget friendly price of $79.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate and signing up two-year contract. Since the L9 is a smartphone it will require purchasing data plan.
Learn more about the LG Optimus L9
LG Optimus L9 for T-Mobile is a stylish slim bar phone that is comfortable to handle and slip into purse or pocket. The handset is 5.03-inch high, 2.63-inch wide, 0.36-inch thick and weighs only 4.16 ounces. The L9 is equipped with 4.5-inch qHD Corning Gorilla Glass 2 screen with 960 x 540 pixels resolution that quarantines crisp picture, sharp text, and vivid colors.
The LG Optimus L9 is packed with a dual-core 1-GHz processor together with 1 GB of RAM on board for smooth performance and 4 GB internal memory. The phone also has a microSD card slot compatible with up to 32 GB memory cards for optional storage expansion.
The smartphone runs Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich giving you access to tons of apps at Google Play Store. The L9 also comes enhanced with preloaded popular apps, such as: Amazon, Gmail, Google+, Latitude, Lookout, Maps, Messenger, Navigation, Play Music, Search, Talk, and YouTube
The phone is equipped with a 5 megapixel rear camera with auto focus, touch focus, a LED flash, a 15x digital zoom, face tracking, geo-tagging, timer, continuous shooting, and panoramic shooting. It also sports a 1080p HD video recorder as well as a VGA front facing camera, which can be used for video chatting. As far as entertainment is concerned, you will get a Dolby Mobile music player compatible with MP3, AAC, AAC+, WMA, and WAV formats.
In terms of connectivity, the LG Optimus L9 offers: Bluetooth 3.0 + HS, DLNA, GPS navigation, 4G fast internet, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n with Mobile Hotspot capability, Wi-Fi Calling giving you option to make calls via your Wi-Fi connection in areas with little to no coverage.
The phone is packed with strong 2,150 mAh battery that, according to manufacturer’s specs, offers 29 hours of useage time and 28 days for standby.
Other features of LG Optimus L9 include: QuickMemo to create memos by taking screen shoots and adding handwritten drawings, deep integration with social platforms, push email, full HTML browser, data sync via micro USB connector, video streaming, voice dialing and 3.5 mm headphone jack.