LG doubleplay split keyboard android phone LG doubleplay split keyboard android phone
oct 17, 2011

LG doubleplay split keyboard android phone

‘LG doubleplay’ android smartphone

LG has officially announced the doubleplay, a split-keyboard dual touchscreen phone running android 2.3 gingerbread. the handset features a full 3.5-inch touchscreen with standard tactile navigation buttons, with a slide-out QWERTY keyboard that is split by a secondary 2-inch touchscreen. the displays can be used separately or in tandem with one another. users may also opt to use a digital keypad, including swype technology.

the phone is powered by a qualcomm snapdragon CPU, featuring a 5-megapixel rear camera with LED flash capable of taking 720p HD video. the ‘doubleplay’ is expected to be available through t-mobile in late october 2011.

detail on secondary touchscreen and keyboard

rear view

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