Tag Archives: Optimus G

LG Reveals The Optimus GJ, An Optimus G That’s Waterproof

Rugged phones may not be so popular, but it looks like waterproof higher end devices are starting to be! To compete with the Sony Xperia Z and the unreleased Samsung Galaxy S 4 Active, LG has unveiled the Optimus GJ. It’s very similar to the Optimus G, with the same quad core Snapdragon S4 Pro, 2GB of RAM, 4.7″ 720p display, and 13MP camera. The… Read more

LG Event In China Only For Optimus G Pro, No New Devices

When LG announced that they would hold an event in New York City, we were quite excited. We theorized that it would be for the LG Optimus G Pro making its appearance in the US. A few days later, LG announced that the event would indeed be for the OG Pro (party poopers, ruining surprises). They did indeed announce the device, exclusive to AT&T but… Read more

LG Hosting Another Event In China, A New Optimus G Model?

On the first of this month, LG held an event in New York to announce its Optimus G Pro for the US, specifically AT&T. Now they have announced another event on May 30th in Macau, China. The title is “ImaGination Begins” with the G in the standard Optimus G font. But what device are we dealing with here? It might be the LG Optimus G2, but it seems a… Read more

AT&T Optimus G Updating To Jelly Bean 4.1.2

After a long wait, with both the international and Sprint models already updated, the AT&T LG Optimus G is finally being updated to Jelly Bean. The update will add the standard Jelly Bean features, like the beloved Google Now and expandable notifications, and on top of that, LG improved their UI in small ways. Unfortunately, the Q apps that are included… Read more

LG Optimus G Review (AT&T/Sprint)

LG hasn’t had much luck in the Android device market, but their previous phones haven’t been all that great. However, the LG Optimus G was meant to turn things around for LG. They packed really high end specs into a very premium body. It looks good, and on paper, is supposed to fly through any task. But how does it fare in every day use? Read on to find… Read more

LG Puts Cheeky Ad Up In Times Square, Tries To Overshadow Samsung

Let’s say you’re LG, and your biggest competitor is about to unveil the device that will take the world by storm. What do you do? Make fun of the fact that it isn’t available, of course! Samsung’s “Be ready 4 the next Galaxy” ads are overshadowed by even bigger LG ads stating “LG Optimus G is here 4 you now!” Clever, LG, clever. Of course, we wish… Read more

Sprint Updates LG Optimus G To Jelly Bean

We never understood why the LG Optimus G launched with Ice Cream Sandwich while its nearly identical brother, the Nexus 4, launched with Jelly Bean 4.2, two major updates ahead. But that doesn’t matter, because Sprint’s model of the Optimus G is one version closer with the Jelly Bean update rolling out now. Not only does it come with Google Now and… Read more

LG Announces 10 Million LTE Devices Sold Worldwide

LG may be one of a number of Android carriers trying to claw its way out of Samsung’s shadow and with sales of 10 million LTE devices worldwide, they are slowly working their way out of a very large shadow. It’s been almost two years since LG revealed its first LTE device, but as of today its been revealed they’ve crossed the magical 10 million… Read more