Verizon Wireless and LG Mobile Phones, the nation’s largest wireless provider and a leader in mobile data, today announce the availability of the new VX4400 handset. The VX4400 combines the technical innovation, style and advanced features of an LG mobile phone with the superior performance and capabilities of Verizon Wireless’ Express Network(SM) and Get It Now(SM) service.
Color is key with the VX4400, which offers a wireless fireworks show with its 65K-STN color internal LCD display, brilliant blue backlit keypad and LG’s signature color-personalized event ID with up to 10 different colors -users can choose red for a incoming calls, blue for missed calls and green for new SMS alerts.
Created to combine business and pleasure, the VX4400 supports Get It Now from Verizon Wireless, which lets customers download entertainment, games and business applications over the air anytime. Play games, get news and flight information. The new handset is also compatible with the Express Network, Verizon Wireless’ high-speed wireless data network service that offers speeds between 40 to 60 kilobits per second (kbps) and bursts of up to 144 kbps – similar to or better than most home dial-up PC connections. A mobile connectivity kit is required for use with a laptop.
The VX4400 offers the following additional features:
Full-color customizable internal LCD screen (8 wallpapers, 4 theme colors, 2 font sizes and 5 font colors)
E911 emergency location capable
Openwave UP 4.1 Web browser
Voice activated dialing
Up to 1.5 MB downloadable flash memory
2-way short messaging service
One-touch memo (4 minutes)
Internal USB capable
26 custom ringer tones
CMX MIDI sound for ringers and games
5-way navigation key
99 speed dial entries
Phone book (199 entries x 5)
Offered for $199.99 with a two-year customer agreement, the VX4400 is available online at www.verizonwireless.com and at Verizon Wireless’ 1,300 Communications Stores and RadioShack locations nationwide.