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Alltel Makes the LG Glimmer Official

Snapshot by Ricky Cadden on Wednesday March 12, 2008.

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Alltel has formally announced that it will be carrying the newly launched LG Glimmer, though it will be called the AX830. Starting with a large 2.8" WQVGA (240x400 pixel) touchscreen display, the AX830 is a slider handset with plenty of features. A 2.0 megapixel camera with video recording is on board for capturing the moment, while the microSD card slot ensures you have plenty of room to store your memories.

This dual band CDMA (800/1900MHz) handset offers quick data speeds thanks to EV-DO support. Bluetooth 2.1 is also available, with A2DP support for stereo headsets. A 3.5mm headset adapter is also included in the package, making the AX830 well-equipped for music enjoyment.

The LG AX830 Glimmer is expected to be available online and through Alltel retail stores on March 13th, with pricing set at $249.99 with 2-year commitment and rebates.

Specifications for the LG AX830 Glimmer
Band CDMA 800/1900MHz
Data 1xRTT/EV-DO
Size 101.6mm x 53.3mm x 15.2mm (4.0"x 2.1"x 0.6")
Weight 127.6g (4.5oz)
Battery Life Estimated 5.5 days standby time
Estimated 3 hours talk time
Main Display 2.8" 262k color WQVGA touchscreen TFT, 240x400 pixel resolution
Camera 2 megapixel
Video Record/Playback
Messaging MMS/SMS/IM
Email No
Bluetooth v1.2 with A2DP
Memory 128MB internal, microSD card slot
Availability March 13th, 2008
Other Speakerphone, built-in GPS receiver, 3D graphics support


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Ricky Cadden
Former news editor Ricky Cadden runs Symbian-Guru.com. Ricky is based in Texas.

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