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Press image of T-Mobile bound LG Optimus F3Q leaks

06 December, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Press image of T-Mobile bound LG Optimus F3Q leaks  - read the full textThe press image of LG's newest smartphone with slide-out QWERTY keypad, named Optimus F3Q has been leaked, courtesy of @evleaks. LG Optimus F3Q will be exclusively offered by T-Mobile, but there is no word on when the magenta carrier will start selling it. The specification information...


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I have a lot of friends got a sliding phone and most of them complained that only 1 year broke this sliding keypad. That's why they avoid a phone with sliding keypad. So i never try it to avoid wasting money.

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  • 2013-12-07 00:37
  • uS{m

I am glad they are making QWERTY phone, but it is yet another phone which will not be available in the UK.

There is not a SINGLE phone company, which offers a QWERTY Android phone.

It would be nice if the product managers of LG, HTC, Motorola, Sony etc.. can explain their decision.

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  • 2013-12-07 00:31
  • 3aP%

> In reply to zuko235 @ 2013-12-06 22:16 from uHMV - click to readI owned Nokia N97 mini and I absolutely loved keyboard and sliding mechanism.

I really miss that on note 2

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  • 2013-12-06 22:35
  • prMu

these phone are usually low speck and more hassle than they are worth
Flex cables guys ...
my first smart phone was the galaxy 551
Worst Smart Phone EVER
the S3 saved me big time

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  • 2013-12-06 22:16
  • uHMV

I really wish they would make more phones with QWERTY boards.
I owned a HTC Desire Z, with a qwerty board and it was amazing.

I just got a nexus 5, love it

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  • 2013-12-06 20:56
  • Ydg}

> In reply to ideaman @ 2013-12-06 19:44 from 4smp - click to readFully agree with your comment but why not ship these things worldwide,,well to Europe ..I am UK.

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  • 2013-12-06 20:53
  • sXmY

While diminished, there is still a role for having physical keyboard for smart phones. Some even buy accessory cases that have a small keyboard built in.

Typing on a mechanical keyboard with raised keys, affording all the tactile feedback that goes with this, really is a superior user experience.

If not for its added weight and bulk, I believe more smart phones would have this feature.

While I enjoy my Samsung Galaxy Note 2, I wouldn't mind having a keyboard option.

David Elliott Lewis
San Francisco

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  • 2013-12-06 19:44
  • 4smp

So hang on. I've been waiting all this time for a qwerty and yet again it's a US only? Or did I read this wrong?

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  • 2013-12-06 18:35
  • BwVN

Copy cat.

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  • 2013-12-06 16:58
  • v0qJ

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