Summary: The “shine” in the name of the LG CU720 Shine is more than just marketing speak. Though most people don’t buy a cell phone to apply facial cosmetics, when in standby mode you could actually use its urbane, mirror-polished faceplate as a compact mirror.
Streaming Media & Loaded With Extras: The LG Shine CU720
Personal Electronics buzz
6 August 2008
Excerpt: The LG CU720 is performance plus in mobile phones. Ready for streaming media via RSS and a variety of outlets like HBO mobile. This slide phone has just about everything a mobile phone user could want.
Conclusion: So, how well does the Shine…uh…..shine? Pretty well actually but it is apparent that this is meant to be a simple and stylish handset. It definitely looks great and feels solid both closed and opened, packs plenty of online applications to make use of its 3G capabilities, has a great camera, and...
Pros: Very stylish design, Plenty of applications to use on the go, 2MP camera with great quality
Cons: Cramped keypad with small buttons, Location of call and hang-up buttons, Main menu has poor organization, Fields in internet browser overlap