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LG unveils dual-display Genesis smartphone: heading to US Cellular

It appears that LG got a little bit ahead of time recently, by unveiling its new dual-display Genesis smartphone before the Android-based handset was scheduled to be announced by US Cellular. Unfortunately we can’t tell you when it’s due to arrive, as no word was given on a launch date.

What we can tell you however is the specs, which according to Robert Nelson at includes a hardware QWERTY keyboard and the Android 2.2 Froyo operating system. What makes the LG Genesis even more interesting is the fact that it features a 3.5-inch external display and a 3.2-inch internal display.

The 5-row keyboard on the LG Genesis (US760) includes a dedicated number row, as well as 5 shortcut keys to the left and a 4-way navigation pad to the right. The LG Genesis also comes with a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, a 1500mAh battery, 430MB of internal storage and a 5MP camera with flash.

Other specs include 8GB microSD card storage, Dolby sound, DLNA media sharing and support for Wi-Fi Hotspot sharing. We are unsure at this stage exactly how much the LG Genesis will cost, will recent rumors have suggested that US Cellular will offer it for $249.99 on a two year contract.

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Written by Tina Chubb

Tina’s passion is gaming news, but you will find her exploring other tech stories. Follow Tina for the latest happenings in the gaming world with popular gaming devices, including PS3, Xbox 360, Wii and portable gaming on iOS, PSP, DS and more.

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