Verizon launches LG Enact with slide-out keyboard

LG Enact (Verizon)

That did not take long at all. A day after being the topic of rumours, the LG Enact (VS890) today made its debut with Verizon Wireless. With its 5-line slide-out QWERTY keyboard, this entry-level smartphone harkens back to an older generation of devices when physical keyboards still dominated the mobile handset market.

Quick, easy and ready to keep up with your busy life. That is the Enact by LG. Whether you are a smartphone newbie or pro, you will enjoy smart features including a slide–out QWERTY keyboard with shortcuts to complete tasks quickly, robust battery life, great apps for editing photos and videos and the speedy 4G LTE network.

LG Enact specifications:

  • Processor: 1.2GHz dual–core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus (MSM8930)
  • Operating system: Google Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
  • Cellular connectivity: LTE, EVDO Rev 0, EVDO Rev A, 1xRTT
  • Other connectivity: 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0
  • Display: 4-inch WVGA (480×800)
  • Input: 5-line slide-out QWERTY keyboard
  • Internal storage: 8GB
  • External storage: MicroSD cards up to 32GB
  • Rear-facing camera: 5MP AF with flash
  • Front-facing camera: VGA
  • Battery: 2,460mAh
  • Dimensions: 111 × 52 × 15.7 millimeters
  • Weight: 170 grams
  • Colors: Black

Verizon is offering the LG Enact for US$19.99 after a US$50 mail-in rebate with a two-year contract. It is now available online and will land in Verizon Wireless stores in the coming weeks.

Source : Verizon Wireless