LG Phone Suite is a must have desktop application for LG phone users who want to easily manage their devices. LG has made its latest management tool one of the best there is regarding data synchronization, practicality and usefulness. The interface is also very attractive and modern looking. Upon the installation and first time use, the USB drivers are also installed with the main application and a splash screen is shown. It can be disabled on application opening. On the upper part we have the main synchronization functionalities and when clicking one, a new tab is opened with details.
On the Home section, Phone details are shown and users have the possibility to connect their phone by using the Connect phone button. Below, The LG Suite version is shown and also, if there are any updates to that specific version, they can be installed on the PC when the button is pushed. Sync contains the synchronization options and allows the user to choose what to synchronize between the PC and the mobile phone. Also there is an option for automatic syncing when the phone is connected. Transfer contains all the types of files and users can pick between them (Photos, Videos, Music and Messages). Transfer settings allows a custom folder to be setup when transferring the files between the devices and Transfer history shows what has been transferred so far. Settings handles all the details functionalities of the application and Phone Backup and restore opens up the relevant wizard for either backup and restore process.
Contacts handles the phonebook on the mobile phone. Users can show either all the contacts at once by clicking on All, select a certain letter to open the contacts beginning with that letter and search for a specific contact. With the Settings option users can change contacts related setup.
Calendar shows all the meetings planned by the users. Different views are available (daily, weekly, monthly) and new schedules can be added on the fly.
Messages shows all the SMS's present on the phone. New message creates a new SMS to send to a specific mobile phone number.
Photos handles the images on the device. Drag and drop is supported so pictures can be transferred between the device and the PC on the fly. Click on the Open folder to choose a custom folder on your desktop computer. Add folder creates a new location on the LG device.
Videos has pretty much the same options as the Photos option (Open folder for the PC and Add folder for the phone).
Drag and Drop is also supported here.
Music contains the Import feature, Search feature and a player for the music files. Playlists can be created containing certain music genres.
Timeline shows all the operations that have been made on specific file types (videos, images, events, messages, calls).
Simple and at the point, this application synchronizes and transfers data between the PC and device and also manages additional settings on the file types.