Tag Archives: LG G2x

UPDATE: LG G2x receives MIUI port

The LG Optimus 2x has benefited from the ROM known as MIUI for awhile, but users of the similar G2x have been left in the dark. Once again the good devs at XDA have ported the Optimus’ ROM over to the G2x, so any users interested now have a chance to try the Chinese ROM. It can be installed like any other ROM through ClockworkMod, but keep in mind that it… Read more

T-Mobile G2x for T-Mobile getting new dose of Gingerbread

For those of you with the T-Mobile G2x by LG on T-Mobile’s Magenta network, then you know that the first batch of Android 2.3 Gingerbread updates that were issued to the handset didn’t go over so well. That was a few months ago, but now it looks like T-Mobile and LG have figured out the issue, and are ready to restart the Gingerbread update for the… Read more

LG says Ice Cream Sandwich is definitely coming to Optimus 2X

The update path isn’t a pretty one, and not every device is going to get the software upgrade that people want, but it would seem to us that manufacturers are trying to do their best here. And, unlike previous updates, that’s about all we can ask for. When it comes to LG, it looks like there were some rumors floating around that their Optimus 2X wouldn’t be… Read more

Download: Gingerbread for the G2X

Looking to get your hands on a tasty Gingerbread update for your LG G2X? Thanks to Paul from MoDaCo, you can. As featured in a demo video on This is my next (video found below), the Gingerbread update for the G2X features all the usual 2.3 UI tweaks including new menus and notification bar, as well as a plethora of optimizations for speed and battery… Read more

CyanogenMod 7 nightlies for LG G2X available now

Tired of waiting for Gingerbread to make it’s way to your shiny new LG G2X? If you’re a seasoned modder, then wait no more. CyanogenMod nightlies for both the G2X and Optimus 2X have gone live over the weekend, and not only do they bring Gingerbread to both devices, but they bring all of the other CM goodies fans of the ROM have come to know and… Read more

Video: Camera shootout – Optimus 2X VS HTC Sensation

If you’re stuck deciding between the HTC Sensation and the Optimus 2X, or LG G2X, and camera quality might sway your decision, then you have to take a look at the video below. Traditionally, HTC’s cameras have never been the best quality, but LG hasn’t ever made headlines with theirs either. After watching video samples from the two devices… Read more

G2X custom fitted with ClockworkMod recovery

Just one day after the retail arrival of the LG G2X, and the Android community has already rooted the device, and slapped a custom recovery on it. Famed Android developer Chris Soyars is the one credited with first getting ClockworkMod recovery to work on the G2X, and despite a few small bugs, everything looks to be in working order. As of right now,… Read more

April 20th: T-Mobile’s big day

So you think T-Mobile releasing their own brand of VoIP through Facebook is a big deal today? Just wait until tomorrow. Not only will we finally see the retail release of the LG G2X, but the Sidekick 4G and LG G-Slate will be right there with it. Are you looking to grab one of these awesome handsets? Here’s a rundown: LG G2X Coming in with vanilla… Read more

T-Mobile G2X available online now

This is it loyal T-Mobile customers, your time has finally come. Available exclusively online until April 20th, the LG G2X can be yours for $199.99 on a two-year contract through T-Mobile.com. Boasting a 4-inch display with HSPA+ under the hood, the LG G2X is T-Mobile’s first dual-core smartphone. Other key specs include an 8MP camera, a 1.3MP… Read more