Sprint is launching the new LG Rumor Reflex, a sleek messaging phone with QWERTY keyboard which is the successor to the LG Rumor Touch. The new handset is an eco-friendly device. Its outer cover is made from 32% post-consumer recycled materials and is CarbonFree certified offset the carbon footprint of the phone’s full lifecycle. It has the ULE Platinum Certification, the highest level of environmental performance recognized by sustainable requirements established by UL Environment (ULE) and Sprint.
The LG Rumor Reflex features a 3-inch WQVGA touchscreen, a side-slide full QWERTY keyboard for easy text input, a 2 Megapixel camera with video recording and a microSD card slot. The phone includes access to a range of Sprint services, including Mobile email, Music Plus, Sprint TV $ Movies..etc. The Reflex also sports built-in GPS and offers access to social networking services. Its 1000mAh delivers up to 5.3 hours of talk time.
The LG Rumor Reflex will be available in Titan Grey. It is priced at $29.99 with a 2-year contract after $50 mail-in rebate. It will also available on Boost Mobile for $79.99 without a contract.
Other eco-friendly attributes:
- The battery charger qualifies for the most energy efficient 5-star rating for extremely low power draw while still plugged in after your phone is fully charged
- The device has eliminated the use of many environmentally sensitive materials, including polyvinyl chloride (PVC), brominated flame retardants (BFR), halogen, beryllium, phthalates, and nickel.
- The device comes in fully recyclable packaging that is printed with soy inks, contains up to 87% post-consumer paper, and was engineered with a glueless construction.
- The packaging includes a postage-paid envelop to recycle your old phone and promotes a virtual user guide available on the Sprint website – www.sprint.com