LG’s newest creation offers practicality, prolonged battery life, and iconic design into one device
Dubai, March 20, 2012 –LG Electronics (LG) unveils its newest advanced triple SIM mobile phone, the A290 in the UAE. As the newest addition to the LG mobile line, the A290 is an elegantly styled phone with the ability to keep you connected anywhere anytime with its triple SIM capacity. Customers can enjoy multiple SIM cards within one single device.
LG’s newest creation has triple benefits as well. The convenient triple SIM capability automatically removes the hassle of having to carry multiple devices at the same time. The phone features the longest battery life in the market as it is equipped with 1,500 mAH battery, able to withstand approximately 15 hours of talk time.
“We are very excited to introduce the UAE to one of LG’s most practical creation – the A290. Following extensive research to address consumers’ wants, we have come up with a device that, not only keeps consumers connected anywhere but also for much longer with the boosted battery life.” said D. Y. Kim, President of LG Electronics Gulf FZE.
Additional features of the A290 include a 2.2 inch display, a 1.3 megapixel front facing camera with flash, Sim Switch Hot Key, and Bluetooth with a 3.5 earjack. The handset also includes an expandable memory card slot that supports up to 2 GB of storage.
The A290 Triple SIM phone will be available in the UAE starting April 2012 at the retail price of AED 299.
About LG Electronics, Inc.
LG Electronics, Inc. (KSE: 066570.KS) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, employing more than 93,000 people working in over 120 operations around the world. With 2010 global sales of KRW 55.8 trillion (USD 48.2 billion), LG comprises four business units – Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, and Air Conditioning & Energy Solutions. LG is one of the world’s leading producers of flat panel TVs, mobile devices, air conditioners, washing machines and refrigerators. LG has signed a long-term agreement to become both a Global Partner and a Technology Partner of Formula 1™. As part of this top-level association, LG acquires exclusive designations and marketing rights as the official consumer electronics, mobile phone and data processor of this global sporting event. For more information, please visit www.lg.com.
About LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company
The LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company is a leading global mobile communications and information company. With its cutting-edge technology and innovative design capabilities, LG creates handsets that provide an optimized mobile experience to customers around the world. LG is pursuing convergence technology and mobile computing products, while continuing its leadership role in mobile communication with stylish designs and smart technology.