LG Optimus 2 AS680: Specs, Price and Review of Low Cost SmartPhone


The Android is one of the most happening mobile phone operating system these days mainly because the OS requires minimal from the hardware and runs on virtually everything that feature of the Android OS has made It one of the best choices for the low end smartphones in the market today. Every company has tapped in to the low end smartphone market with a model of their most popular brand and LG is no exception to the trend. The LG Optimus has made it’s way to the market and is a real example of what we are talking about today.

LG Optimus 2 AS680

The LG Optimus is one of the most successful brand names that LG has ever run in the market, the company has now decide to give the brand a new model which is the lowest of low end and bears some good features for that price band. Let us take a look at exactly what the phone has one offer. The LG Optimus 2 bears a 3.2’’ inches TFT capacitive Touchscreen featuring a virtual QWERTY keyboard with Swype. Messaging, media and all of your favorite apps are right in the palm of your hand. The 800 MHz processor that the device possesses is a good one and it runs the Android 2.3 aka Gingerbread operating system pretty smoothly on that as well The Optimus 2 comes with a 3.2 MP auto-focus camera and camcorder.


The phone is 3g capable and comes with a 2GB memory card in a up to 32GB memory slot. Logically designed, the Optimus 2 contains all the essentials for a fantastic smartphone experience but lets you choose the features that fit you best. Learning how to use this device is easy and fun. The phone bears an internal memory of 178Mb which can be considered quite less by most of us but when it comes to the cost we understand the reason why? The Optimus2 makes the owners proud because of its absolutely user friendly size of 4.44″x 2.32″x 0.47″ which can fit well in any pockets. The 1500 mAh battery that powers the smartphone gives a standby time of up to 7 days and a usage time of up to 5 hours which indeed is well suited for a smartphone featuring the Android gingerbread.

LG has silently launched Optimus 2 in United States recently and made the smartphone available from regional telecom operators C-Spire & Cellcom, while C-Spire is selling the smartphone for free with a 2 year contract for $209.99 without the contract, Cellcom is giving it at a 2 year contract price of $150. Both the retailers are giving the smartphone away for a staggering low cost along with the 2GB memory card, Ear Headset, Travel Adapter and the USB Data Cable.

So there it is guys that is all we know about the device do not forget to let us know of your opinions about the same in the comments section below.