Finally, the Clockworkmod (CWM) recovery is available for LG Optimus L3 E405. I’ve been running it for awhile and it works great. This program is free software. It comes without any warranty, to the extent permitted by applicable law. Root access is required.

All credits to dansh and Sudeep Duhoon

How to install CWM Recovery on LG Optimus L3 E405 Steps:

  1. Download terminal emulator from given links and install it to your LG Optimus L3 [Download]
  2. Download the CWM Recovery file from the link. [Download]
  3. Connect your phone to PC in mass storage mode and move/copy ‘cwmrecovery.img’ to Internal SD (1GB)
  4. Run the Terminal Emulator and type the following commands
    • su
    • dd if=/sdcard/cwmrecovery.img of=/dev/block/mmcblk0p17
  5. You’ll see ‘some records in some records out etc etc, press the back soft-key to exit the terminal.
  6. You can use ‘recoverystock.img’ by just replacing ‘cwmrecovery.img’ in all commands.
  7. You can reboot to recovery by pressing and holding volume up (or down, hard reset gone, you can use recovery to reset your phone now) when the device is powering on.


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LG has launched its new dual SIM Android phone, the LG Optimus L3 405 in the Indian markets. The LG Optimus L3 E405, an affordable handset that looks like the E400 – the main difference, of course, is that the E405 supports two SIM cards while the E400 doesn’t.

The new dual SIM handset features a 3.2 inch QVGA display, a 3MP camera, 800 MHz processor, HSDPA, Wi-Fi, GPS, 384MB of RAM, and 1 GB of internal memory all running on a 1500 mAh battery. Unfortunately, the device ships with Android 2.3 Gingerbread.

If you’re interested in dual SIM phones, go to Indian online retailer They offer the LG Optimus L3 E405 for 8299 INR (€120) if you want to buy one.

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A few weeks after launching the LG Optimus L3 E400, today LG has unveiled a dual SIM version of the device, the LG Optimus L3 E405. As its name suggest, the new handset is a dual SIM one.

The LG Optimus L3 E405 should become available in Ukraine starting July for 1,500 UAH (about €150). Running Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the LG Optimus L3 E405 is one of the few dual SIM smartphones to come from a major handset maker. The device features a 3.2 inch HVGA display, HSDPA, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth 3.0, 800MHz processor, 3.2MP camera with VGA video recording, 384MB of RAM and MicroSD card support.

The LG Optimus L3 E405 will also be available in Russia, since it is appearing over at LG Russia’s official website, and it should be released in other markets pretty soon.

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