A pair of press-ready images of an upcoming LG handset have surfaced, giving us a clear look at the unconventional keyboard with a secondary display. The pictures tell us that the phone, operating under the code name of LG Flip II, will carry the more official name of T-Mobile Doubleplay.
According to a Pocketnow.com, the source of these images, indicates that the handset will have a main 320x480-pixel touch screen, with a secondary screen sitting squarely in the middle of the slide-out QWERTY keyboard., this LG smartphone will arrive on November 2, alongside four additional Android devices.
Not much else is known about the Doubleplay aside from its expected $150 price tag and 4G support. However, this isn't the first time we've heard about the smartphone, as it firstback in June when it was accidentally displayed at a London industry event.
We've seen a number of odd Android phone form factors over the years, including dual-screen devices like theand . Although these two didn't really seem to take off with their carriers, perhaps T-Mobile and LG may have better luck.