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LG Optimus Vu now available in Korea

LG Optimus Vu now available in Korea

LG Optimus Vu, the smart and elegant competitor to the Samsung’s Galaxy Note has made its way to Korea. The handheld goes live on sale with SK Telecom and LG U+ networks across South Korea. The mobile giant eyes early adopters and new users with the opportunity to get a stylish protective case with an extra battery across both the carriers to the first 20K users.

Refreshing our thoughts on the LG Optimus Vu, it was one of the cool gizmos added to LG’s smartphone portfolio that were released prior to MWC 2012 while being actively showcased later at the  grand event in Barcelona. We see some brilliant specs on the device that include a 5-inch IPS display, 1.5 GHz Dual-Core CPU, Android 2.3 Gingerbread (ICS 4.0 Upgradable), 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage, 8MP camera, capacitive stylus input, sleek and stylish design.

Gadget lovers in Korea can get their hands on with the smartphone at a price tag of 999,900 won (approx. US $890). We sill await news upon worldwide release and pricing.

To checkout out detailed specifications and information on the LG Optimus Vu, click here.

Via LG Newsroom

LG launches the Optimus Vu 5-inch Android Smartphone

LG launches the Optimus Vu 5-inch Android Smartphone

Korean giant LG today announced the Optimus Vu smartphone featuring a 5-inch IPS display that has a 4:3 aspect ratio. The device runs on Android Gingerbread 2.3 and comes along with a stylus to flaunt. The phone plans to debut early March in the company’s homeland Korea with SK Telecom. There is no information yet on the worldwide release. LG promises to unveil more inputs about the Optimus Vu at MWC 2012 at Barcelona

Optimus Vu Quick Specs:

  • 5-inch IPS 650 nit display (1024 x 768)
  • Qualcomm 1.5GHz Dual Core Processor
  • Android Gingerbread 2.3 (upgradeable to ICS post release)
  •  8MP Auto-focus camera with LED
  • 1.3MP Front Camera
  • 32GB eMMC storage
  • Connectivity via HDMI, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct
  • 2080 mAh battery
  • Dimensions/Weight: 139.6 x 90.4 x 8.5mm / 168g

We are eager to hear more about this gorgeous gadget, it seems that the trend would switch to tablet-phones with devices like the Samsung Note and the LG Optimus Vu evolving and bringing the change faster.

via LG Newsroom