LG introduces the LG Cookie Zip entertainment CDMA phone at Rs. 8,299

Published Date
08 - Jul - 2010
| Last Updated
08 - Jul - 2010
LG introduces the LG Cookie Zip entertainment CDMA phone at Rs. 8...

LG has unveiled a new phone in its Cookie line up, called the LG 510, or LG Cookie Zip. An open market CDMA phone, the phone is touted to be an entertainment device, and features EV-DO connectivity for “lightning fast download speed” and “live TV like never before”. This facility will have to supported by the operator however.

While LG has released a whole bunch of GSM phones in the past year, the LG Cookie Zip is a foray back into the CDMA sphere, showing off the “brand's technology prowess in the CDMA open market”. Mr. Sudhin Mathur, Business Group Head, Mobile Communications, LG Electronics India Pvt. Ltd., spoke about LG’s plans, “We are an established player in the CDMA device market & in our continued effort to entrench our leadership we have introduced a variety of open market CDMA phones. Our latest introduction is built on our philosophy to offer unique & technologically superior devices to appreciate our CDMA customers and to answer to the market expectation.”

He went on to describe the phone’s USPs: “The “Cookie Zip” promises ultimate experience for the CDMA enthusiast. As the name suggests, the phone will enable our young mobile users to have an unordinary fun experience. It delivers all the essentials in communication, multimedia and entertainment in a delightfully compact form and enables us to realize how much more out there are we could do with the faster network by EV-DO; 3G like technology in CDMA.”

Apart from better networking and connectivity from the EV-DO (promising speeds of up to 3.1Mbps), the LG Cookie Zip features a 7.6-cm WVGA full touch screen, a 2MP camera, SNS dedicated client, Bluetooth 2.1, 72MB internal memory and 4GB expandable memory via microSD, as well as such applications as Facebook, MySpace, Twitter, Orkut, Panchang, MP3 player, Secret Memo and Date Finder.

The LG 510 or LG Cookie Zip is available today, at an MRP of Rs. 8,299. Find the full specifications on the next page...




Camera Module2MP CMOS FF
FilterNone, B&W, Sepia, Negative
Resolution320 x 240 ( QVGA ), 640 x 480 ( VGA ), 1280 x 960 ( SXGA,1.3MP ),1600 x 1200 ( UXGA,2MP )
TimerNone, 3 Sec, 5 Sec, 10 Sec, 15 Sec
ViewNormal view, Wide view
QualityNormal, Fine, Finest
White BalanceAuto, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Sunlight, Cloudy
MeteringAll, Center
LuminanceNormal, Night
StorageBuilt-in, External
Digital Zoom2X
Shutter SoundYes
Camera Hot KeyYes
Preview Image240 x 400 ( WQVGA ) / 240x320 ( QVGA )
Image EditingRotate
Camera ( Movie capture ) 
FilterNone, B&W, Sepia, Negative
Capture ResolutionQVGA ( 320x240 ), QCIF ( 176x144 )
QualityNormal, Fine, Finest
White BalanceAuto, Incandescent, Fluorescent, Sunlight, Cloudy
MeteringAll, Center
StorageBuilt-in, External
Digital Zoom2X
Recording SoundYes ( 4 sounds )
Brightness AdjustmentYes
Audio & Animation 
MP3 PlayerYes
Preset EqualizerPop, Rock, Dance, Bass, Treble
Sleep Timer in MP3Yes
FM RadioYes
FM on SpeakerphoneYes
Music RingtonesMP3, AAC, AAC
Voice RecordingYes
MIDI72 Poly
Memory (Phonebook)1000 ( 15 Fields )
Message Memory( SMS )1250
To Do List80
Memo 40
Call History1000
Internal memory ize72 MB
External memory slotMicro SD upto 4GB
Personal Information Management 
Schedule Yes
Text memoYes
Privacy bookYes
Search dataYes
World timeYes
Unit converterYes
Stop WatchYes
Emergency numberYes
Emergency CallYes ( long press Side Up volume key )
Messaging SMS
Spam MessageYes
Screen2 ( Widget, Hello UI )
Hello UIYes
Text Input MethodKeypad, Conti mode, Screen mode, Keyboard
Entry typeAbc, T9Abc, T9Hinglish
Group SMSYes ( Up to 50 nos. )
SMS to allYes ( Up to 50 nos. )
Phone themeYes
Protection ModeYes ( touch screen lock / unlock )
Call RejectYes ( 20 individual no & 4 group )
Application LockYes ( Outgoing calls, Int'l calls, Internet, Contacts, call history, Message, Schedule, To-do, Text memo, D-day, Camera album, Camera album, Contents explore, Voice record )
Version InformationYes
USB ChargingYes
USB Mass StorageYes
Flight ModeYes ( for External Memory )
Embedded GamesYes
Embedded ApplicationsSudoku cafe, Hidden catch, Brain Teaser, Mingle Mangle
Phone SuitePanchang, Widgets (Orkut, Twitter, MySpace, Facebook)
NetworkEVDO Rev.A
Dimensions107 x 55.4 x 11.9 mm
Weight90 gm
Display240 x 400, 7.62 cm TFT Touch Screen, 262K Colour
ConnectivityUSB 2.0, Wap2.0, Wap1.2.1, HTTP, Bluetooht ver 2.1 EDR,
Battery : Type / CapacityLi-ion Inner Pack 900mAh
Talk timeUpto 5 Hrs
Standby timeUpto 150 Hrs
 AccessoriesBattery, Charger, Manual, Data CD, USB Data cable, Stereo Ear Microphone

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