LG Electronics officially announced that the LG G2 would be available in the US at some point this month a few days ago, and, as expected, official availability and pricing announcements from mobile carriers have now begun to come in. The sign-up page for the T-Mobile LG G2 has been up for a while now, and today, we finally received confirmation on the release date and pricing of the highly-anticipated device.
The LG G2 from T-Mobile will be available from September 18, online, as well as from T-Mobile retail stores around the country. While both the white and black version will be released, the white version will only be available online. Under T-Mobile’s new Simple Choice Plans, “well-qualified” customers will be able to pick up the phone with a down payment of $99, followed by monthly installments of $21, for 24 months. The LG G2 is already up for pre-order, and will be available online from September 18, with the device being available from retail stores from September 25. You can find the T-Mobile LG G2 pre-order page here.
As a reminder of the LG G2 specs, the device features a 5.2-inch Full HD (1080p) IPS LCD display, 2.26 Ghz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor, Adreno 330 GPU, 2GB RAM, 16/32GB internal storage, 13MP rear camera with OIS, 2.4MP front camera, 3,000 mAh battery, and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean on-board.
For those of you in the market for a more affordable, mid-range option, T-Mobile has also announced the availability of the LG Optimus F6. The Optimus F6 can be picked up online from today, September 5, and from retail stores from September 11, for a $49.99 down payment, with an additional $10 per month for 24 months, making it “one of T-Mobile’s most affordable smartphones.”
The LG Optimus F6 features a 4.5-inch qHD IPS LCD display, 1.2 Ghz dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Plus processor, Adreno 305 GPU, 5MP rear camera, 1MP front camera, 2,460 mAh battery, and Android 4.1 Jelly Bean on-board.
You can find out more about the LG Optimus F6 here.
What are your thoughts? Will you be picking up the LG G2 or the LG Optimus F6 from T-Mobile? Let us know in the comments section below.
|T-Mobile Announces Availability and Pricing for All-New LG G2 and LG Optimus F6|
The wait is almost over for T-Mobile customers looking to get their hands on the latest LTE smartphones from LG Electronics. The LG G2 and LG Optimus F6 will further expand T-Mobile’s ever-growing LTE smartphone lineup and will both be available with the Simple Choice Plan, which offers unlimited talk, text and Web with no annual service contract on a speedy nationwide network.
The innovative LG G2 – with a beautiful 5.2-inch Full HD display, a 13MP camera, an ergonomic and intuitive rear key design and easy-to-use multitasking applications – is sure to stun and provide virtually all the advanced features smartphone users expect. Starting today, the all-new LG G2, the first U.S. smartphone to launch with the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, is available to pre-order and expected to go on-sale September 18 online atwww.T-Mobile.com. The device will launch nationwide at participating T-Mobile retail stores, select dealers and national retail stores on September 25. The flagship device will be available for well-qualified customers for $99.99 down with 24 equal monthly device payments of $211 with T-Mobile’s Simple Choice Plan. The smartphone will be available in a black finish as well as a white finish, which will only be offered online.
With the affordable Optimus F6, customers won’t have to compromise on style and functions. It boasts a bright and super sharp 4.5-inch display and 5MP camera with LG-exclusive advanced camera features. We expect the stylish, fast and full-featured Optimus F6 to launch online via www.T-Mobile.com starting September 5 and to be available nationwide at participating T-Mobile retail stores, select dealers and national retail stores on September 11. With T-Mobile’s Simple Choice Plan, the Optimus F6 will cost $49.99 down with 24 equal monthly device payments of $101 - making it one of T-Mobile’s most affordable Android-powered smartphones. For more information on the Optimus F6, please visit http://www.t-mobile.com/cell-phones/lg-optimus-f6.html.
1 If you cancel wireless service, remaining balance on phone becomes due. Financing is available on approval of credit online and in participating locations. 0% APR O.A.C. for well-qualified customers. Not available in the District of Columbia.