LG Prada 3.0 (LG-P940) Review
LG Prada 3.0 is collaboration between LG as electronics manufacturer and Prada as fashion icon. Make fashion cell phone for Prada enthusiast around the world. This is the third time they work together. But LG Prada 3.0 is the first Android device from Prada series.
Dimension (WxDxH) :127.5 x 69 x 8.5 mm
LG Prada 3.0 has candy bar design, full touch screen with plastic material. Thickness 8.5 mm, weight 138 gram, it`s convenience to hold and put in pocket.
Power and camera button on top side with Micro USB port and 3.5 mm audio jack.
In rear side, LG perform Saffiano leather pattern casing by Prada. Unfortunately LG use plastic not leather as phone body material. Make LG Prada 3.0 lost the elegant and lux performance.
Dual-core 1 GHz Cortex-A9 TI OMAP 4430, PowerVR SGX540, RAM 1GB RAM, 8GB Storage, Up to 32 GB MicroSD Card
LG give Prada 3.0 1 GHz dual core processor with dual channel similar with LG Optimus 3D which support with 1 GB RAM.
LG also put GPU PowerVRSGX540 for optimal graphic quality like in Samsung Galaxy S.
For resistance LG provide Prada 3.0 with 1540mAh battery capacity. LG claim for 330 hours standby on 3G network and 4.5 hour talk time.
Interface and Operating System
Android 2.3.7 Gingerbread, 4,3” IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, Nova Plus 800 nit
Provide with Android Gingerbread 2.3.7 operating system, Prada 3.0 ready to support user activity. In menu you’ll find unique interface, it has 7 homescreen which is user can add widget, bookmark to favorites sites or shortcut to application.
Homescreen movement runs smooth. In menu you can see it separate into three category Application, Google Service and Download.
You can change this setting with pick layout after push menu button. Page layout allows user to move page to left and right.
Although it`s already using IPS screen with Nova Plus technology which has twice brightness from other screen, but less graphics impression looks clear. Prada unique interface can’t won from HTC Sense which is considered as best Android Interface.
Video and Camera
8 MP, 3264×2448 pixels, autofocus, LED flash
With 8 MP camera, Prada 3.0 being reliable device to capture moment. Indoor photo result shown good light sensitivity even without flash light. Meanwhile outdoor photo result looks natural and details.
Focus mode, white balance, scene and others setting capable to upgrade image result quality. There also image editor features for editing photo result.
For video recorder, Prada 3.0 can produce image with full HD1080p resolution complete with video size, white balance, audio recording and auto review setting.