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LG Announces Optimus Android 2.2 Smartphones, Chic Model the Stylish One

Today, during an interactive online conference LG debuted two brand new smartphones pertaining to the Optimus series: LG Optimus One and LG Optimus Chic. They both run Android 2.2 and we must also mention that during the Q&A session following the announcement, an LG official hinted at a tablet launch in the future. Here’s the LG Optimus Chic model, complete with specs below:

Optimus Chic is a curved handset, that’s both elegant and well specced, providing a solid grip and stylish design. It’s got touch sensitive buttons and a minimalist look to go with fashionistas nowadays. Also, the device uses LG Air Sync, in order to synchronize contacts and info wirelessly, plus DLNA to stream content on TVs and other gadgets.

Back to the event today, the handset introduced during an interactive virtual news conference from Seoul. If you’re wondering about the Optimus Chic model here’s a list of specs for the smartphone:

Connectivity: HSDPA/HSUPA, UMTS, GSM, GPRS/EDGE, WiFi, Bluetooth
Dimension: 112.5 x 57.9 x 12.9mm
CPU: 600 MHz
Weight: 132 grams
Battery: 1250 mAh (Li-Polymer), 450 hours of 2G standby/300 minutes of 2G talk time
Display: 3.2 inch HVGA, 320 x 480 pixels, capacitive touchscreen
OS: Android 2.2
Memory: 150MB, microSD (up to 32GB)
Camera: 5MP, autofocus
Other features: A-GPS, FM radio, digital compass, accelerometer, proximity sensor, light sensor

Here’s a short presentation video for the phone: