Back on March 5, an image appeared via @evleaks on Twitter purported to be the upcoming LG Lucid 2 to Verizon Wireless, which was a variation of the LG Optimus F5 for the US market. It turns out the picture was authentic and the release day of new phone was announced earlier this week by the carrier. Starting today, you can grab the LG Lucid 2 4G LTE at Verizon stores for free with two-year contract, or $349 without any commitment.
LG Lucid 2 4G LTE for Verizon – Overview
The LG Lucid 2 for Verizon Wireless has specs very similar specs and set of features to the LG Optimus F5, but with a few differences. The handset has a 4.3-inch qHD AH–IPS display with a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels. Inside, you’ll find a 1.2 GHz dual–core Krait MSM8960 processor. The cameras are average as well; there is a 5-megapixel unit on the back with LED Flash, and Full HD 1080p Video Recording, plus a 1.3-megapixel front–facing camera for self portraits and video chat.
The handset runs Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, and features 8 GB of internal storage space with an expansion microSD card slot up to 64 GB. The Lucid 2 supports QuickMemo allowing you adding notes to images and screen shots, plus the phone comes with pre-installed Video Wiz and Video Editor to create and edit professional–looking movies right on the device. Thanks to Auto App Starter the phone will automatically launch email, weather or your calendar each morning when you wake up.
In terms of connectivity, the LG Lucid 2 offers Bluetooth 4.0 with unlimited Bluetooth Pairings, micro USB port, Wi–Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n with Mobile Hotspot capability and 4G LTE connectivity. Other features include: music player, streaming videos, GPS navigation with A-GPS support, 3.5 mm audio jack, DLNA wireless streaming, and simultaneous Voice and 4G LTE Data. The phone is powered by 2,460 mAh battery, which according to manufacturer offers 25 hours usage time and 18 days standby.
more info: Verizon Wireless