Summary: The LG Optimus One P500 is a budget Android phone which offers a 3.2 inch display, Android 2.2 Froyo, a 600 MHz processor and 419 MB RAM. It is priced very well and has a stylish design. But should you buy one?
Conclusion: The LG Optimus One is one of the most affordable Android 2.2 phones available right now, but all in all is a fairly average mid-range phone. If you want an inexpensive phone that can effectively double as a sat-nav and a music player then the Optimus One will satisfy.
LG Optimus 2x vs Motorola Droid X2 vs Galaxy S2 – which one is the best high end Android device?
27 May 2011
Conclusion: The Optimus 2X/Droid X2/Galaxy S2 trio will dominate the market in the first half of 2011, even though the latter is not as widely available. If you want the best performance for the price or you are a developer, the G2X is your best bet (it also works on most worldwide 3G networks), if you need...
Excerpt: LG Optimus One P500 is an inexpensive Android smartphone. The LG Optimus One package contains the beautiful handset, micro USB cable, 2 GB microSD card, charger and the headset. Design: With rounded edges, LG Optimus One P500 sports a very nice and stylish design.
Conclusion: So that’s it for the LG Optimus One P500 review – it’s time to sum up. There were very few negative things we found about the phone and in many areas it actually managed to outperform our expectations. The Optimus One is a low-end Android but it performs very well in its price bracket.
Pros: 3.2" 256K-color capacitive TFT touchscreen of HVGA resolution (320 x 480 pixels); Multi-touch input, Quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE support, Dual-band 3G with HSDPA (7.2 Mbps), 600MHz CPU running Android 2.2 Froyo; 419MB RAM, 3 megapixel autofocus camera; face and smile detection, geotagging, VGA video ...
Cons: Slow CPU makes editing Office documents a chore, Camera is just 3MP, has no lens protection, no flash and no dedicated shutter key, No Flash support in the browser despite Froyo, No front facing camera
Conclusion: As a budget Android, we found the LG Optimus One P500 to be highly capable of supporting many of the daily tasks that you’d expect to perform with more higher end phones. Its a reliable device for supporting most productivity and basic multimedia needs – baring in mind that its 600 MHz CPU will...
Pros: Lightweight, Excellent battery life, Comes with Android 2.2 Froyo, Responsive multitouch screen, Runs well with the standard full connectivity package
Cons: Cheap plastic and rubbery feel, Small display, Not suitable for graphically demanding applications, Low megapixel camera without flash or a dedicated camera key
Summary: LG has announces the new touchscreen Android smartphone named LG P500 Optimus One . LG P500 smartphone comes with style, Fashionable design and completed features. The LG Optimus One is not a top-end phone, nor was it designed to be.
Excerpt: LG revealed back in July that it will launch ten smartphones in a newly-coined Optimus line by year-end. For now it looks like an even mix of Android and WP7 devices will be in it, and LG will be topping it off with a dual-core smartphone, and a Honeycomb-running tablet.
Pros: Almost stock, fluid Android 2.2 experience, Pleasant design, Rich video codecs support
Cons: Stuttering browser, Pictures appear slightly out of focus