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Carphone Warehouse to sell Prada mobile phone by LG 3.0 in February

Popular high street retailer Carphone Warehouse has unveiled that it will be retailing the recently launched designer Prada phone by LG 3.0, in the second month of 2012.

Carphone Warehouse made public this news from their ‘Coming Soon' page on their website, which also carries a pre-registration page for notifications on costs and tariffs.

The Prada phone by LG 3.0 was announced last week at a London press event, where the phone that has been designed by Prada will be available first in Asian markets before arriving in Europe.

Prada phone by LG 3.0 has been co-produced by LG and Prada, where LG came up with the hardware for the phone - whilst Prada had a hand to play in the design, along with the user interface and their exclusively designed Saffiano rear to the phone.

The handset arrives with a 4.3-inch Nova 800-nit 800x480 touch screen, whilst powered by a dual core 1GHz processor, with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage with support for 32GB microSD cards, NFC and an 8megapixel camera.

This Prada-LG mobile ships with Android 'Gingerbread' 2.3.7, with a black and white user interface and icons that have been designed by Prada. attended the launch event for the Prada by LG 3.0, where we have since published a hands on walkthrough in pictures here and a demonstration of all the phones' features on video here.

Rob Kerr is a journalist with more than 14 years experience of news, reviews and feature writing on titles such as Wired, PC Magazine, The Register, The Inquirer, Pocket-Lint, Mobile Industry Review, Know Your Mobile and The Gadget Show. The mobile phone world is his real passion and forte, having owned a handset as far back as 1994 where he has seen them grow from just a business tool to a necessity in everyone’s everyday life.