LG GW990 is available in grey color only. The handset no dedicated or menu buttons on its front body or either on its back. Most of the dedicated buttons are placed on the left and right hand side of the metal body. The handset features a touch resistive 16 million color display resolution screen of 4.8 inches in size.
Proximity and accelerator sensors are pre-built. Other common features include Bluetooth, Email Client, Candy Bar Form, RDS-supported FM Radio, GPS navigation, GPRS, Java MIDP, WAP 2.0, Music Recognition service, and multi-format background-playing mp3 support with MTP-enabled organized music library. Equipped with a stereo sound support, there is a 512MB internal phone memory and an external microSD memory slot support.
LG GW990 has an approximate weight of 132g and supports an extensive dimension of 146 x 64 x 12 mm display. LG claims a 346-hour standby time and a max talk time up to 9.5 hours for this particular cell.