Verizon Wireless and LG jointly announced the LG Ally Android-based smartphone with QWERTY keyboard. As reported before, the Ally is a smartphone with a 3.2-inch tempered glass touchscreen and a side-slide QWERTY keyboard. It has a 3.2 Megapixel autofocus camera with flash and video recording.
The LG Ally supports Bluetooth 2.1, S-GPS for enhanced location accuracy, turn-by-turn direction from Google Maps and WiFi 802.11b/g/n. It gets luminous sensor and proximity sensor as well.
LG Ally will be released on 20 May for $99.99 after a $100 mail-in rebate with a new two-year contract.