May 27, 2008

Making Messaging Easier

Rumor by LG, exclusively from Sprint, is an affordable and attractive Sprint PCS Vision® phone that helps you manage your entertainment, data, and voice needs in a single device. Available in four stylish color options, Rumor by LG puts the convenience of text messaging in the palm of your hand with an easy-to-use QWERTY slide keyboard and one touch access to messaging through a softkey from the idle screen. Whenever you slide open the phone, it automatically populates the messaging menu for you. Text tones can be assigned to a Contacts entry so you can easily identify the sender. Rumor by LG also offers an MP3 music player and a 4 GB capacity microSD card slot so you can take your favorite tunes with you on the go. Additional features include a 1.3 MP camera/camcorder and Bluetooth wireless technology.


  • Sprint PCS Vision with advanced services including web access and Sprint Mobile eMail providing access to email services including Yahoo!, AOL, MSN and Google
  • Built-in MP3 player with 4 GB capacity MicroSD card slot
  • Compatible with Sprint Music Manager software for easy sideloading*
  • 1.3 MP camera/camcorder with 2x digital zoom
  • Sprint PCS Picture MailSM
  • Easy access to Facebook and other popular social networks
  • Downloadable ringers, screen savers, applications and games


  • QWERTY slide keyboard
  • SMS Voice and text messaging
  • One touch messaging access
  • Bluetooth® wireless technology
  • Sprint Navigation with visual and audible driving directions
  • Instant messaging
  • T9 text input
  • Phone as Modem
  • Internal phone book with capacity for up to 499 entries
  • Wireless Backup
  • Built-in productivity tools include scheduler, world clock, alarm clock, calculator, EZ Tip Calculator, voice memo and notepad


  • 4 color options – white with silver interior, green with white interior, black with blue interior and blue with silver interior
  • Dimensions: 4.3” x 2.0” x 0.7”; 4.13 ounces
  • Main Display: 1.25” X 1.56” TFT (176 x 220 pixels)
  • Standard Li-Polymer battery: up to 4.5 hours continuous talk time Sprint Music Manager software available for free download at
  • Michelle Leff Mermelstein, Sprint

    Demetra Kavadeles, LG Mobile Phones