News Release

New Bluetooth-Enabled LG Style-i Lets Customers Make The Call — Remotely

April 4, 2006

Brenda Raney
Brenda.Raney@VerizonWireless.com
908-306-4834Leslie Llewellyn
Ogilvy PR for LG
Leslie.llewellyn@ogilvypr.com
310-248-6183

LAS VEGAS and BEDMINSTER, NJ — Verizon Wireless, the nation's premier provider of wireless products and services, makes it even easier for busy customers to stay connected while on the move. The new Bluetooth®-enabled LG Style-i is the ultimate mobile lifestyle tool, allowing customers the freedom of being able to step away from their Bluetooth-enabled mobile phones but still make and receive calls.

Perfect for the entrepreneur juggling all aspects of running a business, the Style-i slips easily into any pocket or purse and allows customers to continue to make or receive calls even if their Bluetooth-enabled handset is charging at their desks up to 30 ft. away. Once paired with a Bluetooth-enabled phone, customers can use the Style-i to answer, end, make or transfer a call. The Style-i is equipped with a caller-ID display, an ergonomic keypad for easy dialing, last number redial, 3-way calling and call waiting. It is a virtual remote control to your mobile phone. Additional features of the Style-i are as follows:

  • Bluetooth Version 1.2 for Headset and Hands-Free use
  • 180 mAh Li-Ion Rechargeable Battery
  • Talk Time: Up to 8 Hours
  • Standby Time: 200 Hours
  • Weight: 0.79 oz.
  • 2.5 Headset Jack
  • Hold Key to Lock Buttons

Customers with the Bluetooth-enabled LG handset or other select Bluetooth-enabled handsets can purchase the Style-i for $129.99 from a Verizon Wireless Communications Store or by visiting www.verizonwireless.com.  

For more information on Verizon Wireless products and services, visit a Verizon Wireless Communications Store, call 1-800-2 JOIN IN or go to www.verizonwireless.com.  

About Verizon Wireless
Verizon Wireless owns and operates the nation's most reliable wireless network, serving 51.3 million voice and data customers. Headquartered in Bedminster, NJ, Verizon Wireless is a joint venture of Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) and Vodafone (NYSE and LSE: VOD). Find more information on the Web at www.verizonwireless.com. To preview and request broadcast-quality video footage and high-resolution stills of Verizon Wireless operations, log on to the Verizon Wireless Multimedia Library at www.verizonwireless.com/multimedia.

About LG Electronics, Inc.
LG Electronics, Inc., (KSE: 06657.KS) is a global leader in consumer electronics and mobile communications. The company has more than 72,000 employees working in 77 subsidiaries and marketing units around the world. LG Electronics is the world's largest producer of CDMA mobile phones, residential air conditioners, optical storage devices and home theater systems. With total worldwide consolidated revenues of more than US $45 billion (2005), LG Electronics comprises four business units: Mobile Communications, Digital Appliance, Digital Display and Digital Media. For more information, please visit www.lge.com.

About LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company
LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company is one of the world's leading manufacturers of UMTS (WCDMA), CDMA and GSM handsets, which have been designed to improve the value of customer life. With a total range of wired and wireless solutions, the company is rapidly establishing a global presence and growing its international market share in 3G handsets.

For more information, please visit www.lgusa.com.  

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