Joining the Samsung Droid Charge and HTC ThunderBolt, LG’s Revolution will be the third Verizon 4G LTE handset to hit the market. Launching tomorrow, May 26, the Android smartphone will come preloaded with Netflix and cost a cool $249.99 with a two-year contract – the same price as the ThunderBolt.
We haven’t yet taken the Revolution for a full spin, but we did get some hands-on impressions at CES and CTIA earlier this year. Overall, the Revolution appears to be a fine Android device, but like all first generation LTE phones, it runs a single core processor and may have some issues with short battery life. It is also launching with Android 2.2. Hopefully LG will provide an update to 2.3 in the near future.
Feature list4.3-inch 480×800 touchscreen1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor16GB storage via MicroUSBAndroid 2.2 operating system4G LTE connectivity over Verizon5MP rear camera with LED flash1.3MP front-facing camera720p video recording and playbackMobile hotspot, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth enabledDolby Mobile audio softwareHDMI port with DLNA capabilities