Verizon Wireless Adds Fast, Powerful, True HD Spectrum 2 by LG to 4G LTE Lineup

   Verizon Wireless Adds Fast, Powerful, True HD Spectrum 2 by LG to 4G LTE

Spectrum 2 Offers an Enhanced Wireless Experience, 4G LTE Speeds, True HD
Display, Advanced Camera Capabilities and Stylish Design

PR Newswire


BASKING RIDGEand ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., Oct. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
Verizon Wireless and LG Electronics USA today announced the Spectrum™ 2 by
LG. Exclusively for Verizon Wireless, the Spectrum 2 by LG will be
availableonline on Oct. 30 at and will be in Verizon
Wireless Communications Stores in the coming weeks for $99.99 after a $50
mail-in rebate with a new two-year customer agreement.

The Spectrum 2 by LG creates a unique wireless experience thanks to an
ecosystem of features and accessories, allowing customers to avoid cables.
The unique battery cover allows wireless charging, and it's included at no
additional cost. Contacts, maps and websites can be shared wirelessly using
near-field communications (NFC), by tapping two compatible phones together.
NFC can also be used with the included reprogrammable LG Tag+ stickers to
create special smartphone modes for the office, home or car by tapping the
stickers with the Spectrum 2 by LG. SmartShare also makes it possible to
wirelessly view pictures and watch videos on a DLNA-enabled device.

The 4.7-inch True HD display will make the Spectrum 2 by LG stand out by
enhancing the viewing experience when streaming movies, playing games and
browsing the Web. The HD display, paired with Corning^® Gorilla^® Glass,
delivers vivid and accurate colors, crisp, sharp text and clear images. Apps
such as viewdini, make it easier than ever to find TV shows and movies that
users can enjoy right on their Spectrum 2 by LG. Football fans will also be
able to take advantage of the screen combined with 4G LTE speeds to watch live
games for an unrivaled viewing experience.

The Spectrum 2 by LG helps to capture precious moments with its 8-megapixel
camera and then takes it a step farther with its Advanced Image Editor and
Video Wiz features. With these features, customers will have an editing
studio in their hands to crop, rotate and add effects to photos and other
multimedia documents that they can then share with friends over 4G LTE. The
1.3-megapixel front-facing camera allows customers to video chat with friends
and family to easily stay in touch from virtually anywhere. Additional camera
features include 1080p HD video recording, Intelligent Panorama Shot and Time
Catch Shot to take photos before pressing the shutter button.

Accessorize and Protect

  oLG Premium Sleeve with Smart Display – provides protection and displays
    notifications on the screen to show the number of missed calls, text
    messages, emails and voicemails. Customers can also customize the clock
    styles that are displayed when the Spectrum 2 by LG is inserted in the
    sleeve. The Premium sleeve will be available in stores and online at for $24.99.

Additional Features:

  oWireless charging capabilities thanks to the unique battery cover included
    in the box
  o4.7-inch True HD Advanced High Performance (AH) In-Plane-Switching (IPS)
  oGlobal Ready^™ so customers can have voice and data service in more than
    220 countries
  oAndroid^™ 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
  oQualcomm Snapdragon S4 Krait 1.5 GHz dual-core processor
  oMobile Hotspot to share a 4G LTE connection with up to 10 Wi-Fi-enabled
  o16 GB of internal storage (formatted capacity is less) with microSD memory
    card support of up to 32 GB
  oQuickMemo^™ allows customers to capture screenshots and add their own
    personalized commentary or drawings with a finger
  oBluetooth^® Version 4.0

Pricing and Availability:

  oThe Spectrum 2 by LG will be available online at
    starting Oct. 30 for $99.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate with a new two-year
    customer agreement.  Customers receive the rebate in the form of a debit
    card; upon receipt, customers may use the card as cash anywhere debit
    cards are accepted.

For additional information on Verizon Wireless products and services, visit a
Verizon Wireless Communications Store, call 1-800-2 JOIN IN or go to

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless operates the nation's largest 4G LTE network and largest,
most reliable 3G network. The company serves nearly 96 million retail
customers, including 90.4 million retail postpaid customers. Headquartered in
Basking Ridge, N.J., with more than 75,000 employees nationwide, Verizon
Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ) and
Vodafone (LSE, NASDAQ: VOD). For more information, visit To preview and request broadcast-quality video
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About LG Electronics USA
LG Electronics USA, Inc., based in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., is the North
American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., a $49 billion global force and
technology leader in consumer electronics, home appliances and mobile
communications. In the United States, LG Electronics sells a range of stylish
and innovative mobile phones, home entertainment products, home appliances,
and air conditioning systems and energy solutions, all under LG's "Life's
Good" marketing theme. LG Electronics is a 2012 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the
Year. For more information, please visit

SOURCE Verizon Wireless

Contact: Albert Aydin, Verizon Wireless, +1-908-559-7513,; or Chaz Abbott, LG Mobile, +1-858-635-5232,
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