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LG GU230

alaTest has collected and analyzed 124 reviews of LG GU230. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the battery and design. The usability and performance also get good reviews, but there are some mixed reviews about the sound.

size, performance, usability, design, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the LG GU230 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for LG GU230

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of LG GU230 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: LG GU230 Dimsun - Unlocked Phone - US Warranty - BlackLG GU230 Dimsun - Unlocked Phone - US Warranty - Black

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

LG GU230

 

I think the LG GU230 is great - It is easy to use has great features like the secret notes on the organiser section and is very easy to text with. I switched from a touch screen to this phone as the touch screen was driving me mad especially on texting...

I do not have any bad points

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

LG GU230

 

Good that such a cheap phone has bluetooth connectivity and many other fearures.

Not discovered any yet.

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: goth (argos.co.uk)

very pleased with purchase

 

Love the design

Mar, 2011

Consumer review by: Ross Man (argos.co.uk)

Muckabout fone

 

this fone isnt the best but is very handy when in need of a fone asap

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: eric (reevoo.com)

LG GU230

 

all round good phone ,easy to use

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: spudboy (argos.co.uk)

T-Mobile LG GU 230 Mobile Phone - Black

 

perfect my son was overjoyed with his phone and ur staff in sawansea brill

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: riffster (argos.co.uk)

good idea

 

It,s got the buttons what you cant sit on

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: Louise (reevoo.com)

LG GU230

 

It is easy to use, battery last a good length of time

The volume on ring tones is not very loud

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

LG GU230

 

Loud text and ring alert. Text reminder.

Cant delete all inbox in one go!

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

LG GU230

 

not many

plenty

Jan, 2011
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Product Specifications

Audio

FM radio: Yes
Microphone included: Yes
Music player: Yes
Polyphonic rings quantity:64
Ringer type:Polyphonic
Voice Recording: Yes

Camera

Auto Focus: No
Built-in Camera: Yes
Built-in Flash: No
Digital Zoom:2
Main camera resolution:1280 x 1024
Main camera resolution (numeric):1.3

Data Transmission

Bluetooth: Yes
Bluetooth version:2.1+EDR
Infrared data port: No

Display

Display:LCD / TFT
Display diagonal:5.59
Display number of colours:262144 colours
Display Resolution:176 x 200 / 176 x 220 / 240 x 400
Touchscreen: No

GPS Performance

GPS: No
GPS (satellite): No
Position location:N

Memory

Flash card support: Yes
Internal Memory:6 / 8
Internal storage capacity:2
Maximum memory card size:2

Messaging

MMS (Multimedia Messaging Service): Yes

Networking

Data network:EDGE, GPRS
SIM card capability:Single SIM
WAP: Yes

Other features

Headphone outputs:1
Interface:micro USB B
Networking type:GSM / GSM, EDGE / GSM, UMTS
Operating Frequency:850/900/1800/1900
Phone camera type:SMOS
Playable formats:AAC, MP3, WMA, RA, AMR, MIDI / AAC/MP3/WMA/RA/AMR/MIDI / MP3
Playback formats:AAC, MP3, WMA, RA, AMR, MIDI / AAC/MP3/WMA/RA/AMR/MIDI / MP3
Smartphone: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
Video capability: Yes

Phone features

Form factor:Slider
Java technology: Yes
Personal info management (PIM):Alarm clock, Calculator, Calendar / Alarm clock, Calendar
Phonebook capacity:1000
Speakerphone: Yes
Text prediction system:T9
Vibrating Alert: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone connectivity:2.5 mm
USB connector type:Standard

Power

Battery Capacity:900
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:3.7
Standby time (2G):350 / 580
Talk time (2G):3.5 / 9

Technical Details

Colour of product:Black / Pink / Silver

Video

Frame rate:15
Video call: No
Video capture resolution (max):176 x 144
Video compression formats:H.263, MPEG4

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.2 / 1.38 / 1.52
Height :10.4 / 10.9 / 4.8
Weight:89
Width:10.8 / 4.8 / 5.29
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