First of all, let me give you an advice about this phone. If you are trying to buy this LG Optimus Elite and plan to use it outside Sprint Carrier, be wise, you might need a little “jailbreak” or rooted the phone before you able to use it for other carrier. And remember also that the phone designed for CDMA data networks only, which means even you are able to use it others than Sprint you must make sure that your carrier are using CDMA 800 / 1900 Mhz and CDMA200 1xEVD).
The phone which also know as LG LS696 (its series name) is using Android Gingerbread version 2.3.7 (level 7). The Android OS can be determine also from the “Optimus” trademark embedded on the name of this device. Along with the Android by Google, LG uses 800Mhz Processor speed as a CPU ang has 512MB RAM with 1GB storage and 4GB ROM. External microSD card also available up to 32GB.
LG Optimus Elite LS696 User Manual Resume
At the first glance we immediately noticed that the User Manual PDF Bookmarks link of Optimus Elite isn’t works properly aka got an error. The bookmarks isn’t shown what supposed to be shown. There is no chapter no sub-chapter instead en “fuzzy” text error appeared.
Especially for the picture above — the keys parts layout overview — you can read this in two difference chapter: Getting started and Device basics. Though it better that you read the Device basics one instead of the getting started due to on the device basics you’ll got the tutorial of the keys and its functions such as menu, works with menu, home keys, search, power keys and more.
Beside of the basic guideline how you can operate the LG Optimus Elite such as pair the bluetooth, receive a call, set the screen lock and else, at the page 155 you can find the tutorial how you can use some tools / apps available on the gadget. It including how you can works with Calendar, Folders, Clock, Alarms, and even how you can Update your Device and Android OS.
And for the Factory data reset instruction, you can read it at page 91. It also mentioned that resetting the device to restore to the factory defailt means that you delete your google account, the data, and also downloaded apps and games. Be wise before you this. Make sure you do this in case you wanna sell your phone or your phone had hard problem (stop responding too often). Tap Home > Menu > Settings > Factory data reset > Reset phone > may need to enter unlock patter / pin or password > Erase everything > Done.
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LG Optimus Elite LS696 Sprint Technical Specifications
For the design, the Optimus Elite comes with touch bar form factor with 3.5 inches display screen. The display manufactured with TFT Capacitive touchscreen. Just a note for you in which you already have this phone: Make sure you had screen protector installed on the display due to the display did not coated with scratch resistant glass (Gorilla glass). The resolution uses 320 x 480 pixels and can be measured it about 165 pixel density (ppi).
Along with the 1520 mAh battery, this device weighing 4.25 ounces or about 120 grams. And for the dimension it has 117 x 63 x 10 mm size or if you converts to inches, it equal to 4.58 x 2.47 x 0.39 inches. As a touch bar phone, the automatic orientation switch for portrait and landscape view with Accelerometer and lock the touchscreen and turn off the screen automatically while talking (receive or dial call) with Proximity sensor also available.
For basic multimedia features such as Video Player (supports WMV, MP4, 3GP and 3G2 formts) and Music Player (supports MP3, AAC, AAC+, WAV, ad WMA) also ready to be used along with headset jack or even Bluetooth stereo wireless headset.
The Wi-Fi uses IEEE WLAN 802.11 b/g/n and supports for Portable Wi-Fi hotspot. It in case you wanna share the EVDO Rev A up to 3.1 Mbps connectivity with your friends or family members. For the bluetooth it’s installed with version 3.0 with A2DP and for the USB it uses microUSB version 2.0.
The Camera available on the rear side with 5 Megapixel and has LED Flash, supports geotagging and autofocus. There is no front camera available in this Optimus Elite.
Table of Contents of LG Optimus Elite LS696 User Manual for Sprint
Accounts and Messaging
Applications and Entertainment;
Sprint TV and Movies
Web and Data;
Virtual Private Networks VPN
Tethering and Portable Hotspot,
Camera and Video
Tools and Calendar
microSD Card Index
LG Optimus Elite LS696 User Manual PDF Download
About the picture: We had to say sorry that the picture caption and title is not what supposed to be typed. It should be named as Tutorial to insert microSD card slot instead of insert the SIM card. Of course because the card slot is inside the back cover of the LG Optimus Elite, you need to open the back cover in order to be able to add the external card storage. As it shown on the picture below along with tutorial how to charge the battery and replace the cover back.
We added the Datasheet specs in orde to give you a better and official explanation about the specs hardware and software of this LS696. The User Manual of LG Elite available for English US only (at this time). Just Enjoy!
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