Some internal documents were leaked recently to the guys over at BGR. These documents contained all sorts of information on the upcoming LG Ally. We now know that it’s coming to Verizon and pre-orders will start this May 13th. This phone will also bring with it a few alterations to Android.
Notice from the picture above, LG has made a few tweaks to this version on Android 2.1. It doesn’t appear to be a full on custom UI but there has been changes made to the app tray as well as the widgets. LG will introduce their own set of widgets with this device and like most new handsets these days it will be connected to a few you’re favorite networking sites.
# 800/1900 MHz CDMA, EVDO Rev A
# MSM7627, 600MHz processor
# Memory: ROM 512MB, RAM 256MB
# 3.2″ Touch Screen, 800 x 480 Pixels, 262K Color TFT
# Slide-Out QWERTY Keyboard
# BLUETOOTH 2.1 + EDR
# 3.2 Megapixel with Autofocus and Flash; Dedicated Camera/Video Key
# 3.5mm Headset Jack
# Android 2.1 OS; Google Experience Device
# LG Widgets including calendar widget, Weather+time, Socialite widget
# Integrated Google and Facebook Contacts in LG Socialite
# Push Gmail and Exchange, Google Calendar
# 4GB microSD pre-installed
# S-GPS and aGPS Capable
# Speakerphone MP3 Ringtones (Embedded Ringtones, Vibrating Alerts, and Silent)
# Visual Voice Mail Capable
# Google Apps include Google Search;
# Google Maps with Navigation Beta, Transit, and Wikipedia Information;
# Google Talk with Presence; Gmail; YouTube™; Latitude; Google Calendar
# 1000s of Apps and 100s of Widgets Available in Android Market
# Android Webkit HTML5-based Browser
# Google Over the Air Updates
# Dimensions: 4.56″ (H) x 2.22″ (W) x 0.62″ (D)
# Weight: 5.57 oz.
# Usage Time: Up to 450 mins or Standby Time: Up to 500 hr
This device is set to launch on May 20th, it will also feature a few of Verizon’s own apps. Visual Voicemail will be pre-installed along with V CAST Media Manager and Backup Assistant will be coming soon via the Android Market.