LG KF600 reads your mind
At GSMA 2008 Mobile World Congress, LG Electronics shows off the LG KF600 cell phone with an interactive touch pad.
In addition to the GSMA 2008, another touch-screen cell phone--hmm, I'm detecting a theme here. Not to be outdone by its bigger brother, the KF600 has plenty of flash of its own and is actually the GSM cousin of the
The upper half of the phone consists of a 2-inch, 262,000 color non-touch screen, while there's a 1.5-inch touch screen on the lower half. The latter is actually called the InteractPad and displays your main menu items as well as certain controls depending on what application is in use; for example, music controls for the media player, or image-editing options when you're viewing photos. This seems to be an increasing trend as we've seen similar interfaces with the
The tri-band (GSM 900/1800/1900; EDGE) KF600 also has a 3-megapixel camera/camcorder, an MP3 player, Bluetooth 2.0, 25MB of internal memory, and a microSD expansion slot. As usual, the lucky Europeans get first dibs on the phone while we'll have to wait and see if the KF600 arrives at a GSM carrier here in the States.