Its 3inch display is stunning, and the touch screen interface is surprisingly usable. Apr 08, 2012 unfortunately, while lg focused on the brightness it apparently forgot about the pixels, and the prada phone 3. We think that apple copied the lg prada phone after it was shown in the if design award and won the prize in september 2006. The lg prada was announced about a month before the iphone, but lg and prada had been openly discussing its creation since 2006, when the phone was presented at. Check out this video tutorial on how to set an alarm on the lg ke850 prada mobile phone. Lg prada was the first capacitive touchscreen phone and an.
To the other guy, first off, your talking about two different things, the iphone is for a techie and prada is for pure style, people pay thousands and thousands of dollars for items like the lg prada which are typically crippled or have the same features as a regular phone, but you buy the prada for style period, i should know im one of the. Lg prada theme includes clock, dock,drawer, wallpapers and lots of icons. The prada dispensed with a traditional keypad, relying on software buttons for most input. Lg officially accuses apple iphone for copying prada. Learn how to change the theme s on your lg prada ke850 brought to you by. One of the reasons i bought not only the prada ii, but prada i, and the lg vu over the iphone is because of the ui.
The prada cell phone lg ke850 is a unique, sophisticated and elegant mobile phone with the first complete advanced touch interface. Is the lg prada phone compatible with alltel answers. The original prada phone, lg would have us believe, was the inspiration for the iphone. Search thousands of cases, wallets, and skins designed by independent artists for your iphone. There is, as you might have noticed, no keypad or stylus. Im incredibly happy with this phone, and i certainly suggest anyone looking for a fashion phone to try it out. It looks similar to the iphone, and as a result, lg is claiming that. Now includes 5 wallpapers open this app from the market to change wallpapers ahome, pandahome, freshface, open home full or dxtop needed to use this windows 7 theme skin. Unlike apples iphone, the prada phone does have a number of real offscreen buttons and controls. Lg announces prada touch screen phone digital trends. The lg ke850, better known as the lg prada, is a gsm phone featuring a touch screen, mp3 player, camera, and document viewer. Everyone said that the prada would be verizons iphone killer. The article you posted is rather vague and was not even worth posting in the.
Also check out our iphone mac os x blackberry lg prada theme. How to change themes on the lg ke850 prada mobile phone. Just four months after lg won the if design award for its groundbreaking design, steve jobs took to the stage at macworld and turned the entire industry on its head. Lg is cutting the cloth and marking the patterns for a new prada phone, dubbed the prada phone 3. Open lg prada theme from market to switch theme wallpapers. The lg prada was announced shortly before apple ceo steve jobs announced the iphone on january 9, 2007. In contrast, products like the lg prada phone 22 and the apple iphone 1 provide little tactile feedback.
Its taken a while for prada ii to land, but lg s second venture with the highend fashion house has now arrived as the remodelled and upgraded lg kf900. Apr 30, 2007 lg switched from handset alsoran to style icon with the launch of its chocolate series,which just oozed minimalist cool. The famous apple iphone surely started the craze over such devices, but the lg ke850, elsewhere known as the prada phone, is nothing like iphone. On all three, the interface is quite attractive, and the only improve on it more with the prada ii. Discover more mobile phones and mobile phone accessories from lg electronics uk. If done incorrectly, you may encounter some errors. The lg prada ii packs a punch with new features like a pullout qwerty keyboard and ingenious watch accessory, but it looks too much like its predecessor, writes abhinav ramnarayan. The prada phone also lacks support for wifi, giving it no fast networking ability at all. Lg prada was the first capacitive touchscreen phone and an inspiration for the iphone mobile the lg prada was the first capacitive touchscreen phone. Since this is an import phone for the foreseeable future, its likely. Ips lcd display, ti omap 4430 chipset, 8 mp primary camera, 1. I believe it was a nokia, and it had a resistive touchscreen.
Lg prada simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Watch this video to learn how to install the iphone theme on your lg cookie. All interaction with the ke850 takes place on the screen with the users finger. Shortly after the apple iphone was announced, lg electronics, the largest korean electronics manufacturer, announced the prada which on spec is better than the iphone and will show up about 4. The lg prada phone is an eyecatching device that will turn heads and attract looks of envy. How to install iphone theme on lg cookie smartphones gadget. All orders are custom made and most ship worldwide within 24 hours. The theme is almost exclusively a highcontrast, whiteonblack affair. That december, lg announced the lg prada beating the iphone to market by several months.
Feb 23, 2012 if android is a stolen product, then so was the iphone. If you dont like your factory set cell phone themes. Apr 06, 2012 the original prada phone, lg would have us believe, was the inspiration for the iphone. Dec 01, 2007 bearing an uncanny resemblance to the apple iphone, the lg ke850 designed in conjunction with prada is an advanced touchscreenonly phone with sleekly understated looks. The world of luxury mobile phones has been rocked by the recent release of two impressive models. Its not the first time a bigname designer has gotten in on the action. Lg prada phone, based on the ke850 is a small glossy black phone with just a few keys and large touch display, using flash ui. How to install iphone theme on lg cookie smartphones.
Difference between lg prada and iphone 4s compare the. As we had mentioned earlier the prada phone is a modified version of the lg ke850 handset which bears a close resemblence to the apple iphone. Apr 11, 2007 bagging a major label like prada to lure customers away from their krzrs and siroccos is a smart move from lg. From armanis samsung and versaces nokia to the iphoneinspired lg prada the best designer smartphones in history. High quality prada inspired iphone wallets by independent artists and designers from around the world. Lg prada is powered by 1ghz cortex a9 dual core processor on top of ti omap 4430 chipset with 1gb of ram, while apple iphone 4s is powered by 1ghz cortex a9 dual core processor on top of apple a5 chipset with 512mb of ram. Get free downloadable lg themes for your mobile device.
Feb 14, 2007 lg and prada worked together to build a stylish, slim phone with a touch screen interface yes, like the iphone only they swear the iphone is a copy of their handset. The call control and back keys are on the front of the device, a lock key and a multifunction cameramusic key are on the right edge, and the ring profiles key, volume control, and. Jan 18, 2007 lg prada phone official pics by dhiram shah. This story, lg unwraps iphone like prada cell phone was originally published by pcworld. Unlocked cell phones free delivery possible on eligible purchases. The lg prada was announced about a month before the iphone, but lg and prada had been openly discussing its creation since 2006, when the phone was presented at germanys prestigious if design. Blackberry, lg, iphone, iphone 3g, iphone 3gs, iphone 4, samsung, gucci. How to set an alarm on the lg ke850 prada mobile phone. Like the sony ericsson p990, the lg prada is triband gsm, but it doesnt support 3g data networks. Standby screen, with a clock at the center this is the prada theme, below there are 4 touch screen buttoms, menu, dial pad, massage and contacts lets take a look at the menu, yes its all black and white because now we are still in the prada theme. The original prada phone, lg would have us believe, was the inspiration for. Livehome crazy home or lite pandahome or 2 ahome open home full dxtop home replacement apps can be found in android market.
For example, the iphone used the flicktoscroll gesture now common on smartphones. Search free prada ringtones on zedge and personalize your phone to suit you. Now chocolate is out, and prada is in and we cant help thinking that. I just love lg, i had the lg mg810d, and i was in love with it, but i lost it, so i want to replace my phone with the lg prada, but i then i knew the lg prada ii, i loved it. Check out this video tutorial on how to change themes on the lg ke850 prada mobile phone. The ui defaults to a stark black prada theme, but is best used with one of the other 3 available themes.
To install you need to have rooted and installed a recovery. The prada phone by lg is among those handhelds that rely solely. The 2006 lg prada was the first capacitive touchscreen phone. You dont want to have a mishap setting your alarm on your cell phone, but this video will help you get to work on time. Prada s partnership with lg is showing result as official pics of the prada phone are finally out. Dec 24, 2011 i really wanted to post a rant on this forum, im just hoping the people at the android forums will be more fair on the topic. The lg prada phone is a svelte, stylish phone with decent specs and plenty. That means the prada phone will have reduced coverage in the us there are no announced plans to sell it in the us, and limited data coverage in europe, where 3g apparently is more common than edge. The good the lg prada cell phone has a sophisticated and stylish design that is sure to turn heads. When lg announced that it had teamed up with prada to make a mobile phone, we have to admit we were very sceptical.
It was only later that apple came up with the gamechanging iphone. Learn how to change the theme s on your lg prada ke850 brought to you by mobilephonetraining categories. The first touchscreen phone came out in late 90s, running symbian os. Despite its early debut, the fashionconscious phone has been branded an iphone lookalike. The original prada theme doesnt seem to take full advantage of the rich colors. The iphone is a direct copy of lg prada phone august 2011. Pradas partnership with lg is showing result as official pics of the prada phone are finally out. Feb 12, 2007 perhaps imitation really is the sincerest form of flattery.
Til about the lg prada, a capacitive touch screen smart. Lg and prada have got together to design a touchscreen fashion phone. But all i did was jailbreak it to use all the features. That honor belongs to the 2006 lg prada, but there are reasons why you dont remember it. Anyone looking for a touchscreen phone this festive season will be spoilt for choice, with the lg prada ii competing with the likes of apples iphone, blackberrys storm and the tmobile g1. From armanis samsung and versaces nokia to the iphoneinspired. Jan 18, 2007 lg has unveiled the prada branded handset the ke850 it announced late last year and the two firms must be spewing. The prada does have 3g, although that may be in europe only flavors, while the iphone only has edge and wifi. You must have one of below home replacement apps to launch the lg prada theme. If the iphone s support for edge but not 3g is a fatal flaw in the us market, how will europeans find the lg prada attractive. Mar 05, 2020 the prada theme has black and white icons. Yes, the date makes it obvious that lg prada can not be iphone clone lg prada was launched earlier and even if it was not, lg did not make that phone in few weeks but also we have to acknowledge that iphone cannot be a prada clone either as. If you have problems launching the lg prada theme or any other difficulty, please email us. Lg announced the lg prada beating the iphone to market by several months.
Yes, the date makes it obvious that lg prada can not be iphone clone lg prada was launched earlier and even if it was not, lg did not make that phone in few weeks but also we have to acknowledge that iphone cannot be a prada clone either as iphone was not made in few weeks after prada launch. Just four months after lg won the if design award for its groundbreaking design, steve jobs took to the. Download free lg themes to your lg phone and tablet. Til about the lg prada, a capacitive touch screen smart phone released in december of 2006, months before the original iphone was released. And indeed lg and prada have come up with a touch screen interface for a midrange phone that actually. Tft display, 2 mp primary camera, 800 mah battery, 8 mb storage.
It features 2megapixel camera with schneiderkreuznach lens, usb 2. Lg has released a teaser image of the trendyasyoulike blower see. Lg electronics says that the iphone s design was copied from the lg prada. Check it apple, lg just went official with their iphone lookalike lg ke850 prada phone which they proudly tout as the worlds first completely touch screen mobile phone. Beautiful windows 7 theme paid android app appbrain. Although it says prada on it, theres very little to say about the design of the lg ke850.
Feb, 2012 lg and prada have a history of collaboration. Aug 26, 2011 the iphone has been sold for many years and while the lg prada looks similar, the iphone is not a clone of the prada. Always make sure your battery and sim card are out of your iphone to prevent damage or confusion. It included the ability to play music, browse the web, view photos, and check email. South koreas lg may be looking to bask a bit in the anticipatory halo surrounding apples forthcoming iphone. Jan 18, 2007 check it apple, lg just went official with their iphone lookalike lg ke850 prada phone which they proudly tout as the worlds first completely touch screen mobile phone. If android is a stolen product, then so was the iphone. There were several touchscreen devices since that one, and before lg prada which only came out in 2. The original iphone wasnt the first touchscreen phone. Turn the prada phone over to take 400x240 pixel widescreen video or 2 megapixel photos. According to reports, lg electronics is alleging apple of stealing the concept of its muchhyped iphone from lg s own prada model.268 323 626 155 791 476 689 147 208 1562 1391 399 1297 975 1059 374 1288 1035 1491 1012 1313 195 98 1639 400 907 1329 62 587 873 885 452 514 269 512 1059 765 1238 452 1349 482 370