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LG Optimus 4X HD Android ICS 4.0 Smartphone has arrived

LG’s Optimus 4X HD Android ICS 4.0 Smartphone has arrived

LG has announced yet another super charged Android based smartphone addition to its portfolio, the Optimus 4X HD. The device was expected to preview at MWC 2012 although it has been earlier launched today. We see that the Korean Giant is keen with Android as the future of mobile technology with evident releases including the Optimus Vu, Optimus Tag LTE, etc.

The Optimus 4X HD brings along best-in-class specifications to all its previous releases so far sporting a 4.7-inch “True HD” IPS Display, a 1.5 GHz Quad-Core Tegra3 Processor, 1GB RAM, 16GB onboard storage, 8MP rear camera and 1.3MP front camera and to top up the cherry we have Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 preloaded. The Tegra3 Quad-Core processor is worlds only 4-PLUS-1 processor that includes a 5th“Companion core”, which is used to accommodate and support routine tasks while providing high-level multimedia without affecting battery life.

HD Optimus 4X HD Quick Specs:

  • 4.7-inch True HD IPS display  (1280 x 720 pixels)
  • 1.5GHz Quad-Core Tegra3 4-PLUS-1 Processor
  • Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0 preloaded
  • 1GB DDR2 RAM
  • 16GB internal storage
  • 8MP Auto-Focus rear camera with LED flash
  • 1.3MP front camera
  • DLNA and MHL (Mobile High Definition Link)
  • 2150 mAh Battery

via LG Newsroom


LG Optimus Tag LTE makes its way to Korea

LG Optimus Tag LTE makes its way to Korea

LG seems to be on a throttle revealing devices day on day just a week before MWC 2012, yesterday we had news on the Optimus Vu which is now further followed by the Optimus Tag LTE smartphone that makes its launch in Korea ending February this year.  The word “Tag” attached to the device exhibits NFC capable functionality implementing LG’s Tag+ stickers that allow switching profiles, enabling GPS, Bluetooth etc. For example: If you enter your workplace you may swipe your phone to enable silent profile, similarly to turn on navigation or GPS you may use the Tag+ sticker in your car to switch on the features enabled on to it. This seems to bring some good changes as we generally tend to forget stuff while we are on the run, with this new implementation it could be a lot easier to increase productivity and simplicity as these are user programmable and can be redone as many times as per your needs and moods. Sony has also brought a similar feature on to its selected Xperia handhelds that is also known as “Xperia Smart Tags” allowing NFC capable communication. The Optimus Tag LTE has a 4.3-inch IPS display, a 1.2GHz dual core processor, and the good old Android Gingerbread 2.3 to top it up.

LG Optimus Tag LTE Quick Specs:

  • 4.3-inch 650 nit IPS WVGA display (800×480 pixels)
  • 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Dual Core Processor
  • Android Gingerbread 2.3 (upgradable to Android ICS 4.0)
  • 5MP Auto-focus camera with LED Flash
  • 1.3MP front camera
  • 16GB internal storage
  • Sharing capabilities via NFC (LG Tag+), DLNA, MHL (Mobile High Definition Link)
  • 1700 mAh battery
  • Dimensions/Weight: 126.5 x 67.9 x 9.53mm / 141.7gms

The Optimus Tag LTE would available across Korea late February at a price tag of 800,000 Korean Won i.e. US$ 710. Information on the worldwide release of the smartphone is yet to be out. We would keep you posted for more news.

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


LG Optimus Pad LTE is now official

LG Optimus Pad LTE is now official.

LG has officially announced its first tablet with LTE support the Optimus Pad LTE. The Android based tablet flaunts an 8.9 inch 1280×768 “True HD” IPS display, 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, 2MP front camera and an 8MP rear camera. The device has an in-built internal storage of 32GB while being accompanied with an SD card slot with up to 32GB support. LG has made sure to integrate valuable features like DLNA and HDMI to enhance the overall media sharing experience. The tablet would ship with a 6800 mAh battery running Android 3.2 Honeycomb. The company has not shared any news about upgrades to Android Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0.

“With tablets generating five times more traffic than the average smartphone, it’s not a huge jump to assume that tablet users need and want faster connectivity,” – Dr. Jong-seok Park, President and CEO of LG Mobile Communications Company.

Also Read: LG rolls out details for Android Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) upgrade

The Optimus Pad LTE also integrates in-built features like Smart Movie Editor for image and video editing at an ease and Web Duet combines email, search, messaging and support for sharing at ease across multiple social networking sites all at one go.

The tablet would be released in LG’s home South Korea followed by an early release worldwide.

via LG Newsroom Korea