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    LG Optimus F3Q

    Stay connected to family and friends with the stylish, LTE enabled LG Optimus F3Q. Its slide-out QWERTY keyboard and touch screen display make it easy to send messages, texts, and e-mails.

    • Type with accuracy using a real keyboard
    • Leverage the 5MP camera with enhanced features for better and more creative pictures
    • Enjoy innovative applications from LG including QuickMemo and Qslide

    New device purchase requires a SIM Starter Kit which will be added to your order automatically.


    Rated 3.6 out of 5 by 15 reviewers.

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    Optimus F3Q
    • Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean)

      Android 4.1.2 builds on the things people love most about Android — easy multitasking, rich notifications, customizable home screens, resizable widgets, and deep interactivity — and adds powerful new ways of communicating and sharing.

    • Dual-core 1.2 GHz Processor

      A lightning-fast dual-core 1.2 GHz processor delivers the speed you want, so you can experience powerful entertainment and more right on your device.

    • LTE Capable

      LTE Capable.

    • 5 Megapixel Camera

      With quality worth printing, now you can really enjoy those special moments captured on your device. You can also share them with family and friends by sending them to any e-mail address or T-Mobile camera phone.

    • 4" Touchscreen

      4" Touchscreen.

    • 1080p HD Camcorder

      Capture all your best experiences in high definition video.

    • Google Play™

      Your favorite music, books, movies, apps, and games are all in one place that's accessible from the Web and any Android device.

    • Bluetooth 4.0

      Bluetooth 4.0.

    • GPS with Navigation Capability

      Get your real-time location on maps, driving directions, and more.

    • Memory Card Slot (microSD)

      Add more memory for multimedia files, data and more. Easily take the memory card out of your device to transfer files and data to another device.

    • Multi-shot Camera Mode

      Take multiple shots in quick succession and save only the ones you want to keep.

    • Name ID

      Name ID lets you see the names and numbers of your callers, even if they’re not in your address book.

    • NFC

      Near Field Communication allows you to share contacts, web pages, videos and more with a single tap against another NFC capable device.

    • Real web browsing

      Get more pages and better Web content delivered efficiently to your phone.

    • Speaker phone

      Free up your hands for safety and convenience - speakerphone allows you to talk on your device without having to hold it.

    • T-Mobile® TV

      Watch live TV, news, sports, and kids’ shows, and stream popular entertainment on demand with T-Mobile TV.

    • Touch Screen with On-Screen Keyboard

      Everything your device can do is now literally at your fingertips. A high resolution touch screen gives you fast and fun access to your device's display.

    • Up to 32 GB Expandable Memory

      Expandable memory allows your device to store extra music, movies, documents and more.

    • Visual Voicemail

      With Visual Voicemail you can listen to your voicemail messages in any order, respond in one click and easily manage your inbox without dialing in to the network.

    • Wi-Fi Calling

      Call normally, or use Wi-Fi when you don't have cellular reception.

    • Front-facing Camera

      Front-facing Camera.

    • QWERTY keyboard

      The built-in familiar layout lets you type messages easily without searching for the letter you want.

    • Smartphone Mobile Hotspot Ready

      Share your phone's high-speed internet connection on your qualifying plan with laptops, iPads, iPods, eReaders and other Wi-Fi enabled devices.


    Size and Weight
    • 4.80 x 2.55 x 0.55 inches
    • 5.64 ounces 
    Operating System and Processor
    • Android 4.1.2 (Jelly Bean)
    • Dual-core 1.2 GHz Processor
    Battery Life
    • Up to 16 hours talk time
    • Up to 16 days standby time
    Camera, Photos and Video
    • 5 Megapixel Camera
    • Front-facing Camera
    • 1GB RAM, 4GB ROM
    • Sync methods: USB, Bluetooth, WiFi
    • 4G Capable
    • 4G LTE Capable
    • Wi-Fi and Mobile Calling
    Audio and Multimedia
    • T-Mobile TV
    GPS and Apps
    • GPS enabled
    • Quad Band GSM; LTE: 2, 4, 17; UMTS: Band I (2100), Band II (1900), Band IV (1700/2100)
    Hearing Aid Compatibility
    • M3 & T3
    WEA Capable? 
    • No
    In The Box
    • Optimus F3Q
    • Battery
    • Charger
    • USB Cable
    • SIM Card
    Rated 4 out of 5 by Good with a few glitches, two of them unfixable. The phone is pretty good. Except for the t-mobile bloat-ware on it, the meagre memory and the missing TAB-key and light sensor. The keyboard is good and backlit. It only misses a TAB-key. Annoying because of the missing auto-completion in terminal emulators. Especially if you are using this phone to work remote via SSH on servers or program in a company whose style guide makes TAB indentation mandatory . But that is probably not that important to the average user. There is no light-sensor. I do not understand why, as this is a very cheap and tiny thing and makes it so much more comfortable to use the phone. The memory is a little meagre, but if you are going to root the phone (which you should consider if you are interested in and capable of taking full advantage of android) you can as well modify the vold.fstab to mount an SD-card-partition or bind a folder on the SD-card to circumvent that limitation. T-mobile puts a lot of their extra-software on the phone that I think is more annoying than helpful, but that depends on personal preferences and maybe it is not bad for those new to android. Some of the software is actually really useful for everyone as e.g. the OCR-dictionary. The LG themes for android are a little tacky and I would prefer a clean Cyanogen-mod-like user interface. I also do not understand why they do not ship the phone with cyanogen-mod from the beginning. I suppose it has to do with company politics. Although I am young I like to see a product that is advertised and adapted to the needs of user above the age of 45. There is not enough of that in the market. Besides these flaws it is a really nice phone. Just a little expensive for the provided computational power. But a good keyboard is worth it. November 16, 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Why such a critic? I am going to do this phone justice, it DOES have a back light on the qwerty keyboard and works like a charm. This phone has some great features to it, the only drawback is the storage but there are ways around it. IF you are looking for a an upgrade from your T-Mobile G2 or any other phone similar, this is a great choice, I am highly satisfied with my purchase. October 18, 2014
    Rated 4 out of 5 by Physical keyboard nice but there are drawbacks I used an LG env2 for several years. The keyboard was great. Unfortunately that success did not influence the LG engineers. The keys are shiny and not backlit so the light has to be perfect to be able to use the keyboard. Often, by the time you can see the keys you can no longer read the screen. The phone also needs more memory. Bluetooth does not reliably connect to my car. I can dial and I can pick up calls but most of the time the audio does not come through the car's radio which is a pain. The other features work well however although I think the camera is not as good as the one on my old env2 and it is harder to use. Customer service from T-Mobile has been excellent. September 5, 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by Just like my old myTouch Q I decided to get a new phone because I've had my violet myTouch Q for almost 5 years. I really liked my slider and wanted to stay with a slider, so I was so happy when I found this. This phone is EXACTLY like my old myTouch Q, the only addition is the front camera, which is a plus. I love this phone, and I love my older phone. I would definitely recommend this phone to other people with an old myTouch Q if they don't want or aren't ready for a big change. August 30, 2014
    Rated 3 out of 5 by Forget about using the QWERTY in the dark! As excited as I was to find a decent and fairly new QWERTY slide-out, I was wildly disappointed to find out that this particular device, unlike any other QWERTY I've had previously, does NOT have a backlit keyboard; it's impossible to use if you don't have good lighting. Also, because the keyboard is rather shiny, even when you are in decent light, you have to tilt it at just the right angle in order to see the keys. Sadly, you'll find it's just a really poorly designed experience if you had hopes of using the QWERTY on a regular basis. August 29, 2014
    Rated 5 out of 5 by PLEASE MAKE CASES FOR THIS PHONE!!! This is my 1st smart phone and I got this one because I hate touch screens for texting. I hate that IPhones only have touch screen, and I like the keyboard so I got this one. I love the phone, it works well, but what bothers me, and I mean REALLY bothers me, is that there are NO CASES available for this phone anywhere beside the 2 plain ones T-Mobile offers which are just black and red!!! T-Mobile, please make a PINK case for this phone!! I am so mad, I bought this phone and was all excited to get a cute case for my first smart phone and there are NONE! So please make one in pink someone!!! There are cute cases all over the internet for every phone but this one and it's driving me nuts! I got my keyboard which I love but I had to settle for a plain black case and I hate it! Manufacturers out there please make some cute cases for this phone!!!! July 20, 2014
    Rated 3 out of 5 by A Step Backward for QWERTY Sliders First, the LG Optimus F3Q is a clone of the LG Enact that's been available since July '13. The main differences are that the LG Enact is marginally better, featuring scratch-resistant glass and 8GB of internal storage whereas this device offers glass non-resistant to scratching and only 4GB of internal storage. In fact this device's display dimensions, screen resolution, pixel density, camera megapixels, internal storage capacity, and processor speed are all inferior to those of the Motorola Photon Q that's been available since July '12. To be fair the 2460 mAh battery is the one feature of the LG Optimus F3Q that does represent a significant improvement over two-year-old sliders like the Motorola Droid 4, Samsung Galaxy S Relay, and Motorola Photon Q. Alas, devotees of QWERTY sliders will have to suffer with an underperforming, overpriced device such as the LG Optimus F3Q until the long-delayed Droid 5 is released in 2015...if ever. July 7, 2014
    Rated 3 out of 5 by good phone, but not enough internal storage The keyboard is very nice, with good tactile response. It is certainly a much better keyboard than on the MyTouch 4g Slide. Otherwise, the phones are pretty similar. The main differences are that the F3Q has modern 4.1 Android software, whereas the 4g Slide cannot run modern apps using its obsolete 2.3 software. The 4g Slide had a great camera, however, and the F3Q doesn't match up. My big complaint is that there's not enough internal storage in this phone. After you install a bunch of apps, you will run into problems installing new apps or updating existing apps. After a while, the "insufficient storage" error message may drive you crazy. You can move some of the apps to an external SD card, but this is not possible for some apps, and it's not really advisable for important apps. I moved a bunch of apps to my external SD card, and then my SD card died. Needless to say, this was rather frustrating. The internal SD card is faster and more reliable. If this phone had a larger internal SD card, I'd be happy with it. As it is, I'm really hoping for a new version with more storage. Until then, I'll limp by with a subset of the apps that I'd really like to have. June 25, 2014
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