LG A290
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LG A290  (Silver)

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Highlights
  • 18.9 MB ROM | Expandable Upto 2 GB
  • 5.59 cm (2.2 inch) HQVGA Display
  • 1.3MP Rear Camera
  • 1500 mAh Li-Ion Battery
Description

Classic feature phones have stood the test of time and have endured the smartphone revolution very gracefully. Smartphones might have a lot of enviable features but feature phones have proved time and again that they are durable beyond measure and are so light on the pocket that you won’t even feel the pinch.

LG scores with the A290, a smart-looking candy bar shaped phone which supports three GSM SIMs comes with triple standby as well which is extremely convenient especially if you use more than one network frequently. The phone comes with an alphanumeric keypad which is very easy to use and it runs on Java as well.

The phone comes with a 2.2 inch TFT LCD QCIF screen which has a resolution of 176 x 220 pixels and a color depth of 262K. The LG A290 comes with a 1.3 megapixel camera with 4x digital zoom which is handy and supports video recording at 15 frames per second as well. The device also has a variety of nifty features like multishot mode, color effects and auto exposure among others that can help you spruce up your photos.

Design and Connectivity

With dimensions of 51 x 113.5 x 13 mm and weighing a mere 93 g, the LG A290 cashes in on simplistic minimalism. With a 3.5 mm audio jack, It fits right into your pocket and is extremely enduring as well. Enjoy internet on your LG handset with GPRS connectivity on the pre-installed Opera Mini 4 browser. Use the WAP on the phone to check your email and transfer data using either the USB or the bluetooth options which are both safe and convenient. 

Storage and Battery

The phone from LG is powered by a 1500 mAh Li-Ion battery which is long lasting and can give you up to 15 hours of talk time on any 2G network. This device comes with an inbuilt memory of 18.9 MB which can be extended for your music and media needs up to 2 GB with a simple microSD card.

Additional Features

Listen to your favorite tracks on the LG A290 which can play both MP3 files and MP4 videos. The phone comes with FM from where you can record your preferred programmes to listen to later. Show off your individuality with a customized MP3 ringtone that tells the world who you are.

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Specifications
General
Model Name
  • A290
Color
  • Silver
Browse Type
  • Feature Phones
SIM Type
  • Triple Sim
Display Features
Display Size
  • 5.59 cm (2.2 inch)
Resolution
  • 176 x 220 Pixels
Resolution Type
  • HQVGA
Display Type
  • TFT LCD
Display Colors
  • 262 K
Os & Processor Features
Operating Frequency
  • GSM - 850, 900, 1800, 1900
Memory & Storage Features
Internal Storage
  • 18.9 MB
Expandable Storage
  • 2 GB
Supported Memory Card Type
  • MicroSD
Phone Book Memory
  • 1000
Call Log Memory
  • Yes
SMS Memory
  • Yes
Camera Features
Primary Camera Available
  • Yes
Primary Camera
  • 1.3MP
Primary Camera Features
  • Multi-shot Mode, White Balance, Colour Effects, Fixed Focus, Auto Exposure
Secondary Camera Available
  • No
HD Recording
  • No
Video Recording
  • Yes
Video Recording Resolution
  • 176 x 144
Digital Zoom
  • Digital Zoom - 4x
Frame Rate
  • 15 fps
Connectivity Features
Supported Networks
  • GSM, GSM, GSM
Internet Connectivity
  • GPRS, WAP
3G
  • No
GPRS
  • Yes
WAP
  • Yes
WAP Version
  • 2
Pre-installed Browser
  • Opera Mini 4, WAP 2.0
Bluetooth Support
  • Yes
Bluetooth Version
  • 2.1
Wi-Fi
  • No
NFC
  • No
USB Connectivity
  • Yes
EDGE
  • No
GPRS Features
  • Class 12
Audio Jack
  • 3.5 mm
GPS Support
  • No
Other Details
SIM Size
  • Mini SIM
Keypad Type
  • Alphanumeric
JAVA Support
  • Yes
Keypad
  • Yes
SIM Access
  • Triple Standby
Other Features
  • Torch, Regional Language Support, Alarm, World Clock, Stopwatch, Calculator, Calendar, Unit and Currency Converter, Mobile Tracker, Schedule Power On / Off, Secret Box, Call Black List, Fake Call, Games, Call Conversation Recording, Flight Mode
Important Apps
  • Nimbuzz, Ibibo, NewsHunt, NDTV Active
Multimedia Features
FM Radio
  • Yes
FM Radio Recording
  • Yes
Audio Formats
  • MP3
Video Formats
  • MP4, H.263
Battery & Power Features
Battery Capacity
  • 1500 mAh
Battery Type
  • Li-Ion
Dimensions
Width
  • 51 mm
Height
  • 113.5 mm
Depth
  • 13 mm
Weight
  • 93 g
Warranty
Warranty Summary
  • 1 Year for Mobile & 6 Months for Accessories
Ratings & Reviews
4.1
74 Ratings &
33 Reviews
  • 5
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4

A very good mobile in small price .

There was so many question in my mind before giving the order of this product but after using it I would suggest that this is one the good mobile in cheap rates . I like following things in this :
1) Strong Battery backup.
2) clear voice during call.
3) faces no issue while using three sims simultaneously.
4) Good music player sound .
5) big screen as compared to other same category mobiles .
6) OS is simple good to enable users to use it normaly .
7) Torch light

Thanks to flipkart for fa...
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Aditya singh

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22 May, 2013

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5

extra ordinary mobile

5 months back i buy it in local market. it is working very well.
positives;- easy to use tripple sim,
great battery back up, 4 to 5 days,
super call quality,
strong signal reception,
good quality cam,
audio quality ok.
torch, FM, FM RECORDING;
SLIM MODEL,
very good sound, voice clarity in calls;
NO NEGETIVES; GO FOR IT
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good human cu

23 Jan, 2013

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5

Excellent

Great product for those who uses different sims for better tariff....
battery backup - superb....
super slim model...
voice clarity is good...dont hesitate n grab it...
overall great product...
go fot it...
grab it...
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mohammed shoaib patel

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5 Feb, 2013

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Security key not available

Pros:
+ Good phone for the price.
+ Triple SIM feature is superb, can switch between the SIMs at the touch of a button (on the side)
+ 1.3 MP camera pics are good quality

Cons:
- Fonts on the display are not all that great
- SMS display (no. of lines) is less, difficult to read/type long messages
- SMS not available in conversation mode
- Worst feature - no screen lock password available, so anyone can unlock
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Pradeep Gopal

24 Jun, 2012

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5

FANTASTIC!!!!!!!!!!!!

The mobile is very good. Main thing is once charged, no need to charge for one week. Battery back up is superb.........
And it has good applications also...
UI is very fast.
Great mobile from LG. Iam very much happy with this mobile.
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Anupama Biju

21 Jun, 2012

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4

Great deal

Best price......best phone at Flipkart
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Debayan Dutta

16 Aug, 2016

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5

gud basic phone

i am using this phone from nov 2012 .its a basic phone i bought it for 2000 .i have no complaints till now .it fell from 1st floor once but nothing happen to my phone .
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Flipkart Customer

24 Jul, 2014

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5

Lofe is gooooddd...:)

Great mobile phone,good battery life that too in using 3 sim...i think people should buy this if u wanna go with basic mobiles...thanks..
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viplov jha

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25 Feb, 2014

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a good tri sim phone

its a nice Tri- SIM phone. it has good battery back up. at one charge it will go minimum 5 days with all three SIM On.
Cons: some times it has NW problem when all the three SIM are switched ON.
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Kr. Amitabh

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25 Feb, 2014

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5

SUPERB LG A290 3 SIM PHONE

The phone I received in a good condition, in time delivery, about the phone iam very satisfied, all the options are good, battery backup was good, if any one go for 3 sim this is the best ever phone.
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Ram Das

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4 Feb, 2014

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