LG Shine: Fashion With Substance

by : Adam Caitlin

The surge in fashion centric phone demands have compelled the mobile manufacturers to pay even more attention to details about the styling and designing of a mobile phone. Looking to tap the fashion niche, like all other big players, the Korean giant LG launched a whole line up of fashion solution - the Black Series. The LG KE 970, popularly the LG Shine is the latest addition to this elite class. Another members keeping LG Shine company is the LG Chocolate.

The LG Shine is called so for its shinny stainless steel casing. Even the large 262k coloured LCD display turns into a mirror when not in use, thus turning the LG Shine into a highly reflective showpiece. This slider with auto-finish mechanism 'opens' up with a smooth sliding action to reveals the less fiddly, conventional keypad. The handset is very comfortable to hold and its weight of 125 gm is decent for a 2.5G phone.

This triband fashion phone is all you'll ever need for your voice and data communication. Other than global GSM connectivity, the LG Shine also gives you instant data connectivity. Endowed with advanced GPRS and EDGE technology, you can browse the Internet on the WAP 2.0/xHTML browser. Managing your emails or downloading files directly to the LG Shine is quick and painless. If the handsome 50 Mb of internal memory is not enough for you, there is a external memory card slot.

The integrated camera of the LG Shine is of 2.0 megapixel module. Built in features like LED flash, digital zoom and autofocus goes a long way to capture that perfect shot. Turn the LG Shine into a camcorder to shoot high quality footage. Integrated media player of the LG Shine is compatible with Mp3, AAC, 3GP and MPEG4 formats. Sharing files through Bluetooth and USB makes the LG Shine a very handy mass storage device.