LG E900 Optimus 7

  • LG E900 Optimus 7
77
Based on 55 scores, 81 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    10
  • Good:
    27
  • Average:
    13
  • Bad:
    5

Pros:

  • Unique live tiles, 16GB internal storage, Intuitive keyboard design.
  • Too many clicks to make a phone call, app store still in infancy ...
  • Fresh, fun Windows Phone 7 UI, Good build quality, High quality LCD, Better than usual voice quality, Play To app works in surprising ways, Capable camera, Reasonable battery life, 16GB of storage builtin, Mac syncing.

Cons:

  • No copy and paste, Tiny power button, Lack of variety in apps
  • Great touch-screen, awesome social phonebook, comprehensive support for webmail, some cool exclusive apps from LG, low price for WP7 Look and Feel...

Expert reviews and ratings

By BrightHub on 80

The LG Optimus 7 E900 is a very capable smartphone which offers a very promising OS - Windows Phone 7 with some really powerful hardware. I would definitely recommend it.Also check out our list of the Top 5 Best Windows Phone 7 Smartphones if...

By Mobile88 on

Good Windows Phone 7 smartphone which is packed with many features, only lacking on copy and paste function and the variety of apps....

By RegHardware on 80

There’s not a huge amount of difference between the current array of WinPho 7 handsets but LG’s Optimus 7 distinguishes itself by being Vodafone only and offering a few unique apps, notably its DLNA networking feature. These aren’t...

By DigitalVersus on 80

The Optimus 7 is a well-rounded smartphone which has an attractive list of strengths. It's easy to use, has a logical interface and the real-time access to your contact's social networking activity works well. It's a great way to try...

By PC Pro on 67

A reasonable deal as Windows phones go but it's still dear, and the OS still has much to prove...

By 3G UK on 80

While LG hasn't quite reached the superphone heights as yet, the Optimus 7 shows it is well on its way. Like the other WP7 devices, it's excellent for web browsing and emailing and its touch-screen is truly impressive. The Xbox Live and Zune...

By Mobile Choice on 80

Windows Phone 7 is an intuitive interface, and LG has added enough extra value to make the Optimus 7 a worthy contender in the neck-and-neck race for WP7 supremacy...

By The Unwired on

The LG Optimus 7 is a touchscreen bar-phone which runs on Microsoft's new Windows Phone 7 OS. It's powered by a - Windows Phone 7 typical - Qualcomm QSD8650 CPU at 1 GHz and supports quadband GSM/GPRS/EDGE as well as triband UMTS/HSDPA (7.2...

By OCWorkBench on

LG Optimus 7 E900 Windows Phone 7 Reviewbluetooth 28 Nov 2010 In the past, Smartphones were usually associated with Windows Mobile. In fact, that is somewhat made possible with the large number of apps available on that WM6 and WM6.5 with keyboard...

By Pocketnow on 90

If you are the type of person who likes medium sized screens, like the one on the HTC Desire for instance (which is 3.7-inch in diagonal), the 3.8-inch screen on the LG Optimus 7 will be to your liking and the featured TFT LCD screen is really good...

By Tracy and Matt's Blog on

One major thing that WP7 has over some other competition is the glancable information thanks to the live tiles. Although it's still early days and many developers haven't taken advantage of them yet, they have huge potential and could be one of...

By Canadian Reviewer on 80

LG has taken the release of Windows Phone 7 very seriously. Not only has it produced two of the best handsets for the new platforms today, it has also added some innovative features of its own to confirm it is locked into Microsoft's new mobile OS....

By Electronista on 80

As this review is as much about the OS as the phone, our thoughts can't help but turn to Windows Phone 7 and Microsoft's future first.In its current state, the OS is rough around the edges and isn't quite where it needs to be to spark much...

By Trusted Reviews on 80

When a new operating system comes to market the greatest excitement is arguably reserved for the cool kit which follows. Windows Phone 7 is rather different. Microsoft – traditionally liberal with its hardware requirements – has this time...

By Stuff.tv on 80

A very capable WP7 smartphone that sadly lacks the design and build quality of the HTC handsets...

By GSMArena on

This is only the second Windows Phone 7 device we’ve reviewed but we’re already getting a clear picture of what we can expect. The main differentiator will be the hardware, with minor perks included in the software. The LG E900 Optimus 7 is...

By ElectricPig.co.uk on 60

The LG Optimus 7 fails to stand outIn the context of LG phones the LG Optimus 7 is a good LG smartphone, simply because the restrictions of Windows Phone 7 stop LG from making the terrible UI mistakes it so often inflicts on its customers. Windows...

By CellPhoneQuick on

Built from ground up, the Windows Phone 7 platform is a far cry from its previous Windows Mobile platform. It has an eye-catching user interface that is intuitive, fast and easy to use. The Windows Phone 7 has everything to offer like the smartphones...

By Fonehome on 80

There are more stylish Windows Phone 7 devices out there, but if you’re a features hound, you’ll find a lot to like in the LG Optimus...

By Recombu on 70

At first glance, the LG Optimus 7 is a great looking handset. Although the screen is gorgeous, the buttons and overall build quality are disappointing. We'd like to see a better camera to set the handset apart, but we definitely approve of the...