LG and T-Mobile announced LG DoublePlay, featuring a split QWERTY keyboard and dual capacitive touch screens. The LG DoublePlay, is powered by a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor and running Android 2.3 on board.
Equipped with dual customizable touch screens - a 3.5-inch main display and 2.0-inch sub display - that operate independently or in tandem, as well as a full slide-out QWERTY keyboard and Swype for easy text input, the LG DoublePlay allows users to perform multiple tasks at once such as updating their Facebook pages while simultaneously surfing the Web, texting or checking email.
The LG DoublePlay comes with a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash and 720p HD video recorder, allowing users to capture and share pictures and videos via messaging, email or Facebook. The device also offers multiple messaging options, including Cloud Text and Group Text, giving users the ability to send and receive texts from a PC or tablet or create group chats on-the-go for faster, more efficient content sharing.
The fifth annual LG U.S. National Texting Championship beginning October 26th will feature the new LG DoublePlay where Thirteen Contestants Compete for Chance to win a $50,000 cash prize and a once-in-a-lifetime spot in texting history.