LG has produced a solid phone with many features. This is a good phone for both business and home or personal use. Stylish designing makes this one an eye catcher as well, with silver accents on a black body, reinforced with metal edges and back. The slide out qwerty keypad is backlit. The large keys are easy to use and manipulate. The keypad also has many silver accents to it.
The Quantum has a 3.5 inch touchscreen. This screen has WVGA resolution. WVGA means wide video graphics array. In simpler terms the WVGA describes the width and height dimensions of the display. In this case, the display has 800 x 480 resolution; overall, the higher the resolution, the sharper the images that can be viewed. 800 x 480 is by far the best possible resolution for a mobile device.
The LG Quantum also offers the consumer 16Gb of internal storage. The phone measures 119.5mm x 59.5mm x 15.22mm. It weighs in at 6 ounces. It is a little heavier than other mobile phones, but its features and full qwerty keyboard make it worth the weight. There is also a free Windows phone 5 megapixel camera.
The Quantum also features DLNA technology. DLNA stands for Digital Living Network Alliance. This is a collaborative, nonprofit organization that has more than 250 members. These members are companies who are actually in the mobile phone, consumer electronics, PC, and service provider sectors. The desire of this alliance is to make it simpler for the consumer to share digital photos, music, and videos.
The DLNA technology in the lG Quantum phone makes it possible to wirelessly stream media to the device. The phone is run by the Qualcomm Snapdragon QSD 8650 1GHz processor. It is also able to perform speech to text, as well as having 720p HD video.
The LG Quantum has up to 7 hours of talk time on a fully charged battery. It can last for up to 46 hours on standby. This device also offers the consumer augmented reality. This lets the consumer superimpose a 3D type alternate view to videos and pictures.
Among the many free Windows phone 7 applications preloaded on the Quantum is the Microsoft Windows Office Mobile Suite. This application allows the user to view, edit, and create while on their phone. Among the many available programs in this Suite are Word, Excel, Powerpoint, OneNote, and Sharepoint documents.
There is also the Windows Outlook Mobile. This is perfect program to access emails. It is also very compatible with, and allows access to Windows Live, Google, Yahoo, and Microsoft Exchange. The LG Quantum can also connect the user with Bluetooth version 2.1 and WiFi 802.11. One can also access Facebook and Twitter with the Quantum.
Another free Windows application that is available on the Quantum is Zune software. This software lets the user handle their music files and keep a library of favorite tunes stored in their phone. This LG model also lets one access and play XBox Live from the phone.
The horizontal, slide out qwerty keypad makes it easy to send emails and texts faster. This feature is also ideal for those who do a lot of typing from their phone. With its excellent reception and large keys, the Quantum is an excellent tool for the busy business man or woman. They can stay in touch with the office and keep up with documents, while they are on the road. The calendar function allows the user to plan work meetings and other events at the touch of a button. The calendar offers a color coded scheduling scheme.