Verizon taking orders for LG VX9800

Sep 20 2005 - 12:20 PM ET | LG Mobile Phone, Verizon Wireless

LG VX9800 VerizonVerizon Wireless is taking orders for the LG VX9800 which will begin shipping next month. The interesting phone has a design similar to the Motorola A630--split the phone open and there is a bigger screen and QWERTY keyboard. On the outside it appears to be a candybar style phone.

The LG VX9800 has a nice set of features, including:

  • Internal screen 262K Color TFT, 320 × 256 Pixels
  • External screen 65K Color TFT, 160 × 128 Pixels
  • EV-DO with V Cast
  • Bluetooth
  • 1.3 megapixel camera
  • MiniSD card slot
  • Music player and stereo speakers
  • Hidden QWERTY keyboard

The VX9800 will begin shipping on October 1st. Verizon Wireless is charging $299.99 after $50 mail-in rebate.

LG VX9800