In the news release, LG Orchestrates Nationwide Launch Of Highly Intuitive And Capable Lucid2 Smartphone For Verizon, issued 02-Apr-2013 by LG Electronics USA over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the second paragraph, first sentence, should read " April 4" rather than "today" as originally issued inadvertently. The complete, corrected release follows:
LG Orchestrates Nationwide Launch Of Highly Intuitive And Capable Lucid2 Smartphone For Verizon
Lucid2 by LG is Intuitive and Comfortable, Features HD, Long-Lasting Battery, Fun Camera Features
ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics USA today launched the Lucid ™2 by LG smartphone, available exclusively from Verizon Wireless.
Starting April 4, Lucid2 by LG will be available online at www.verizonwireless.com and will be available in Verizon Wireless Communications Stores in the coming weeks for free with a new two-year service agreement.
Designed for both the first-time smartphone user and the mass 4G LTE market, Lucid2 by LG helps smartphone users effortlessly and intuitively manage the fun and busyness of everyday life. Featuring a Starter Mode with helpful widgets, a smooth, simplified user interface and a long-lasting battery, as well as a Standard Mode with five customizable home screens, Lucid2 offers a more personalized experience that can be easily tailored to any user's preferences.
"In today's highly connected world, mobile devices have become an essential tool for helping people balance their lives," said Georg Rasinski, director, mobile brand management, LG Electronics USA. "Whether it's a morning meeting, a family get-together or weekend shopping, Lucid2 by LG is designed to provide first-time smartphone users with an intuitive yet robust smartphone to stay connected and help accomplish their daily tasks."Lucid2 by LG also comes with all of the apps first-time smartphone users need to personalize and explore the smartphone world. With QuickMemo ™, users can customize their photos and screenshots with creative commentary by using a single finger to write or draw on any image, then share them via their social media profiles or email. Users can also take snapshots of their favorite moments using Lucid2 by LG's 5-megapixel camera and fun, creative camera features like Time Catch Shot or Cheese Shot, ensuring important memories are captured for future sharing. With Time Catch Shot, users can snap several pictures before pressing the shutter button, ensuring the best photos are never missed. Additionally, users can use Live Shot to take pictures while recording video or Cheese Shutter to take voice-activated photos by simply saying "cheese." Lucid2's rear-facing 1080p HD camera allows users to record and then edit video using Video Wiz, adding in their own transitions and subtitles. In addition to capitalizing on Verizon Wireless's powerful 4G LTE network, Lucid2 by LG sports a full suite of wireless connectivity features, including Bluetooth ® Version 4.0 and LG Smart Share, which lets users easily send videos, pictures and music wirelessly to DLNA ® -enabled devices like your flat screen TV. Lucid2 by LG also comes with an efficient, long-lasting 2,460 mAh battery and convenient wireless-charging capabilities*, perfect for the all-day demands and joys of work and personal life. Using the all-new LG WCP-300 Wireless Charging Pad, featuring a sleek, low-profile compact and portable design, users can charge Lucid2 by LG wirelessly when paired with a Wireless Charging Standard Battery Cover.