Tag Archives: Optimus

LG Optimus G Leaks, Powerhouse Contender

AsiaToday has heard of a phone called the LG Optimus G, a device made to play with the big boys. It’s supposed to compete with the most powerful phones around, like the HTC One X and the Samsung Galaxy S III. It’ll allegedly be rocking a 4.7″ TrueHD IPS display, 2GB of RAM, a quad core processor (probably Snapdragon S4, but unknown), and a 13MP… Read more

LG Optimus Vu Coming To Verizon This Summer

LG has announced that the Optimus Vu will be hitting the US this quarter, in the summertime. However, they did not state a carrier. So why do we mention Verizon? Because the Vu has come through the FCC bearing Verizon radios with 4G branding. We’ve also seen photos of the Verizon model in the wild. It couldn’t be coming to any other carrier. Will… Read more

LG Optimus 2X Will Not Receive Ice Cream Sandwich

Contrary to popular belief, and LG’s words, the Optimus 2x will not be receiving Android 4.0. LG has been saying the 2x will receive it since 4.0 was initially announced. However, a recent tweet from LG Canada puts to rest those ideas stating that the initial statement was only “general statement issued from HQ.” This shouldn’t come as a huge to… Read more

CyanogenMod 10 Teased On Video Running On An LG Optimus 4X

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZdcMZMRQdqo&feature=player_embedded It seems that the move to CyanogenMod 10 has been quite quick! The CyanogenMod team has shown off CM10 working on the LG Optimus 4X, including audio and 1080p video recording. They did say that while merging 4.1 source into their 4.0 code wouldn’t work, the transfer to 4.1 wouldn’t take… Read more

LG Set to Launch Optimus 4X in 11 European Countries

LG first unveiled the Optimus 4X back in February at Mobile World Congress, but since then the company has remained rather quiet on the impending release. Today, LG has announced that it plans to bring the Optimus 4X to eleven different countries in the European market including the UK, Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands and Italy. No exact release dates… Read more

LG Optimus Elite Up For Pre-Orders On Virgin Mobile

Pre-orders for the LG Optimus Elite are up now. If you’re a Virgin Mobile customer and want a decent budget Android phone, this may very well be it. Surprisingly, this little guy comes with NFC and Google Wallet support. It’s news to me that any non-Nexus has Wallet support. That’s great for Virgin Mobile customers! Unfortunately, this phone packs… Read more

LG Girl Gives Summary And Demonstration Of The LG Optimus 4X HD

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fs6gaQCmTHc The LG Girl is back with a demo of the LG Optimus 4X HD! WARNING: The video contains really cheesy attempts at humor. She starts off by touting the processor’s strength. The 4X HD uses a Tegra 3 4+1 processor, and she says that it’s used to achieve great battery life. A few cool features added to the 4X are a… Read more

LG To Unveil Carriers Of New High-End Phones This Week At CTIA?

Earlier this year at Mobile World Congress, we saw the announcement of LG’s Optimus 4X HD, Optimus Vu, and 3D Max. A few months later, and we’re now hearing that LG is setting up displays for these device at CTIA, the latest mobile trade show. What could this mean? A couple things. The launch of the devices are most likely imminent, and some have actually… Read more