The LG Ally will have a3.2-inch touchscreen, Android 2.1, slide-out QWERTY keyboard, a camera on the back and a microSD card slot. The LG Ally will be available on May 20. Other features of the LG Ally include GPS Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. At the LG Ally site users are told that "Failure is not an option."
When you enter the LG Ally site. There's a crash test where you
have to use an arsenal of Android applications, SpeedView shows travel
times from a car. Wikitude augmented reality shows that the car is made
of carbon fiber. A friend shows Iron Man to Yelp to find a driving
school after a crash. Shop Savvy and Life 360, and Hoccer (to transmit
info to the police)
are used to deal with a a missile. FourSquare is used to see what
friends are at the party. Shazam is used to see what music is playing
at the party. Weretago is used to find out that there's amovie premier
to go to, better than the party.
You can enter your phone number
to join the LG Ally Alliance (community). Some bloggers speculate
that the LG Ally will have a 1GHz Snapdragon processor, because it has
animated wallpaper. Others contend that rumors that the LG will have
600MHz ARM processor may be true.
LG has partnered in marketing Iron
Man 2, from
Marvel Studio and will promote the Android phone the LG
Ally with augmented reality, events, contests, comic books and
apps. The LG Ally is expect to be released by Verizon
Wireless.There's an augmented reality app, featuring exclusive Iron Man 2
content, at www.lgim2.com.