It is the summer of 2005 and LG Electronics have announced their new Flip phone The Gentle. Only it is 2015 and everything I wrote in my last sentence applies.
This clam-shelled device is launching in two colors Blue and Burgundy. It packs a 3.5 inch touchscreen when opened along with a 1.1GHz quad-core processor and 3-megapixel rear-facing camera. It will also be running Android 5.1.1 out of the box. Full spec listing is below.
Chipset: 1.1GHz Quad-Core
Display: 3.2-inch HVGA (480 x 320)
Memory: 4GB ROM / 1GB RAM / MicroSD
Camera: Rear 3MP / Front VGA
Battery: 1,700mAh (removable)
Operating System: Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
Size: 117.7 x 58.7 x 16.6mm
Network: 4G LTE / HSPA+ 42Mbps (3G)
Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g, n / Bluetooth 4.1 / USB 2.0
Secluded for release later this month in the UK, France, Italy, Poland, Spain and Kazakhstan. There is no pricing at this time. Does the idea of a clam-shell Android device make you feel nostalgic? Are you interested in this? Let us know in the comments below.