Tag Archives: Optimus 2X

After An Eternity, LG Optimus 2X Gets Ice Cream Sandwich

In a shocking turn of events, LG has finally released Android Ice Cream Sandwich for the LG Optimus 2X. After having the update announced, cancelled, argued over by different regional LG social network pages, and just seemingly forgotten about, it was released in Korea over two months ago. This of course prompted a drop of source code, which helped the… Read more

Does LG have a chance with the Optimus 4X HD?

We’ve just heard news that LG is bringing a brand new quad-core phone to Mobile World Congress, to be known as the Optimus 4X HD. Featuring a quad-core processor, it may be another first for the world by LG. For those who remember, LG released the Optimus 2X as the first dual-core phone featuring a Tegra 2 processor. It turned out to be more of a dud than… Read more

LG updates their Ice Cream Sandwich list, adds some new handsets

While LG was one of the first companies to come forward and announce which of their devices already on the market would be getting the much anticipated upgrade to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, there wasn’t a lot of information along with the list. In fact, there weren’t a lot of handsets on the list, either. But it looks like LG has found out that quite a… Read more

LG Optimus 2X fitted with custom recovery and more

Good news potential G2x buyers, the LG Optimus 2X — big brother to its Magenta branded vanilla counterpart — has just landed its very own ClockWork recovery and custom kernel thanks to Paul of MoDaCo. Whenever a high-end smartphone comes out with Android on board, you can almost guarantee it will be rooted and hacked one way or another. Not only… Read more

Optimus 2X goes up for pre-order overseas

The Optimus 2X has made quite a splash around the globe, but so far LG has been reluctant to give out official launch details. We still don’t have any solid plans on where the device will land in the US, but retailer Expansys and Ellos have opened up pre-order for the 2X across Europe. Expansys’ pre-order details place the Optimus 2X right along with… Read more

LG Optimus 2X 1080p HD video capture sample

There’s no doubt theat LG’s dual core, Tegra 2 Android monster, the Optimus 2X, is a powerful device. We’ve known since before the official announcement in December that LG was looking to max out the specs on the gadget for a more future proof launch. Which, by the way, should be announced by T-Mobile very soon. The world’s first Tegra 2 dual core smart… Read more

Video: Optimus 2X benchmarked

With the LG Optmius 2X being hailed as the world’s first NVIDIA Tegra 2 dual-core smartphone, everyone is eager to see how well the device can really stack up against the competition. Thanks to the folks at Techblog.gr, we get to take a solid look at some Quadrant scores from what looks to be a finished product. As of right now, Quadrant is the best way we… Read more

Video: LG Optimus 2X Star hands on

If you followed Arron’s live coverage of NVIDIA’s press conference at CES in Las Vegas, or if you watched the live stream, you understand the raw power of Tegra 2. Dungeon Defenders ran on one demonstrator’s phone next to another demonstrator’s PC and the gameplay was identical. The slew of coming dual-core Tegra 2 Androids will change the way we view… Read more