LG launches LG Optimus – GT540 in India

lg-optimus-gt540-s  LG Electronics today announced launch of its new smartphone LG GT540, first phone from upcoming series of Smartphones – LG Optimus. This Android-powered smart phone  runs on Android version 1.6 and can be upgraded to 2.1 version.

It features a 7.62 cm TFT touchscreen with a resolution of 320 x 480. Its dimensions are 109 x 54.5 x 12.9mm and it weighs around 115 grams. Priced at Rs. 12,990 LG Optimus GT540 is , we can say, entry level Android smartphone from LG. The company is planning to launch 10 Smartphone by the end of 2010 under the LG Optimus Series.


Key Features

  • 7.6 cm touchscreen display
  • Android 1.6
  • 3 MP Camera
  • 3.5 mm AV jack
  • Bluetooth V2.1 with EDR
  • GPS
  • EDGE
  • Wi-Fi
  • Internal Memory : Upto 114 MB
  • External Memory : Expandable upto 32 GB
  • Talk time : Upto 15 hours
  • Standby time : Upto 789 hours



Some of the features which we feel are missing in this smartphone


  • Camera Flash
  • 3G
  • It would have been better if they would have provide it with Android 2.1, instead of 1.6
What do you think – is LG Optimus GT540 worth buying? Do share you views.
Read Review of LG Optimus here