The LG Lucid 2 VS870 Officially Hits Big Red


The LG Lucid 2 is officially announced. The original LG Lucid was announced back in March of last year. Fast forward a year and a few days and the Lucid 2 is finally making its way to the market place. The original Lucid and its successor is a standard, entry level device with a few pretty awesome features that let it stand out from the mid range crowd. The handset is set to enter into Big Red’s line up at a more than affordable price point and all we can say, is its about time!

LG has recently been on an optimus spree with many different handsets in many sizes, shapes and form factors. The latest of the Optimus handsets were presented to the public back in February and go by the name of the Optimus F series handsets.  The new Lucid 2 is effectively the Optimus F5, but you know how Verizon is with their branding and name’s. So, the F5 when roaming the carrier’s bandwidth is officially the Lucid 2. The Lucid 2 also known as VS870 has been lurking in the shadows of rumors for quite some time now and its finally here! The Lucid 2 will be made available on Verizon’s website in the coming days and it will begin to pop up in stores in the weeks to follow. The Lucid 2 runs Android version 4.1.2 and delivers full access to the operating system via a 4.3 inch IPS LCD touch screen that offers up a 540×960 pixel resolution at 256 pixels per inch. Internally the Lucid 2 is set to offer up a 2150 mAh battery, a dual core 1.2 GHz processor, 1 GB of RAM, 8 GB of internal storage and expandable micro SD memory options up to 32 GB. Around back the Lucid 2 will pack in a 5 mega pixel camera, with auto focus and video recording capabilities. A front facing camera will also snap pic’s with its 1.3 mega pixel sensor. Additional connectivity for the Lucid 2 can be had with, GPS, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, Hotspot, micro USB 2.0 and a 3.5mm headset jack and of course Verizon’s infamous 4G LTE.

The Lucid 2 is a perfect device for the first time smart phone buyer. Anyone interested? Sound off below and let us know what you think of the new Lucid 2. And remember that the very best in LG Accessories can be found here.

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