LG debuts its first Firefox OS smartphone - the Fireweb

23 October, 2013 | Comments (35) | Post your comment

Tags: LG, Firefox OS

Firefox OS could be considered still in its infancy but as bigger OEMs hop on the train it could gain traction faster than expected. LG is the first major manufacture to premiere a Firefox OS handset of its own.

The LG Fireweb is the Mozilla-powered smartphone a 5MP autofocus and LED-enabled camera. It sports a 4" display of HVGA resolution (480 x 320 pixels), single-core 1 GHz Qualcomm processor, 4 GB built-in storage plus a microSD card slot.


LG Fireweb

The device has gone on sale on Brazilian carrier Vivo's network. It only costs prepaid customers BRL449 ($207), while on contract it can be had for BRL129 ($59).

Here's a video of the Fireweb in action.

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LG debuts its first Firefox OS smartphone - the Fireweb - reader comments

  • Anonymous

there are other people who seeks another phones besides Android phone and iPhone. It's a good competition, though

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  • 2013-11-25 06:26
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  • Raymond

I would trust Mozilla over Google, Microsoft and Apple, but unfortunately, this makes Symbian look good.

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  • 2013-10-24 23:41
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  • mainey90

there are other people who seeks another phones besides Android phone and iPhone. It's a good competition, though.

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  • 2013-10-24 14:03
  • 9Ab5