LG Electronics (LG) has released the new Chocolate handset LG-BL40. The fourth handset of the Black Label Series will be offered in Europe from mid-September, with other countries to follow.
The BL 40 has an extra wide 4 inch, WVGA (800 x345pixel) screen with a 21:9 aspect ratio. The device is a touchscreen that supports multitouch. Other features of the LG BL40 include 7.2 HSDPA connectivity for fast Internet browsing, 370h stand-by, talk time of 5hr in 3G network while 6hrs in 2G network, 5 megapixel camera with Schneider Kreuznach optics, Bluetooth, WiFi, FM Radio, video recording, and microSD card slot and fast email.
The new phone comes in a slim shape casing with glossy black finish and iconic red highlights. The new handset also has a curved scratch-resistant glass surface. The measurements of the BL40 are 128 x 51 x 10.9mm and the weight is 129g. The phone comes packed with 1GB internal memory, which can be further expanded using microSD memory card slot up to 32GB.