LG 'Viewty' U990 confirmed as the Prada-less mobile with extra-spiffy specs

I’m quickly becoming obsessed with LG’s as-yet unreleased U990 mobile, with it having the aesthetics of the LG Prada, minus the Prada branding, and compensating by packing a huge amount of extra features for us less fashionable sorts who shop at Primark.

Susi got her hands on one last week, and even did a quick video review, with thanks to the network 3 (who’ll be selling the phone later this year), but we haven’t seen any proper photos of it yet – until now. It’s just been officially confirmed, and will be flying storewide by Autumn this year. Which, err, judging by the weather, should’ve been about three months ago…

Shiny Preview: LG U990, soon to be on 3

There’s going to be a battle of epic proportions this Christmas. The Grinch and Christmas Spirit? Only Fools and Horses Christmas Special against The Vicar of Dibley Christmas Special?

No, this is the battle of the 5 megapixel camera phones. LG’s offering is the U990, which is like the Prada phone, but better. It’s even being touted as the iPhone killer (obviously). It’s got a touch screen with vibrating feedback…