LG has launched a new Android smartphone in South Korea – Optimus G. This phone packs powerful hardware for the high performance. This smartphone runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system, and packs latest technologies like LTE, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0, and Wi-Fi with DLNA. Check more details below.
|Network||• 2G – GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
• 3G – HSDPA
• 4G – LTE
|OS||Android OS, v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)|
|Display||True HD-IPS + LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, 768 x 1280 pixels, 4.7 inches (~318 ppi pixel density)|
|Sound||– Loudspeaker, 3.5mm jack
– MP4/H.264/H.263/WMV/DviX player
– MP3/WMA/WAV/FLAC/eAAC+/AC3 player
|Memory||MicroSD, up to 32 GB, 2 GB RAM|
|Camera||• 13 MP, autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, face detection, image stabilization, 1080p@30fps video, LED video light
• Secondary Yes, 1.3 MP
|EDGE||Yes, HSDPA, HSUPA, LTE|
|Java||Yes, via Java MIDP emulator|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot|
|Bluetooth||v4.0 with A2DP|
|CPU||Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS support|
|Data Port||MicroUSB (MHL) v2.0|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Battery||Li-Ion 2100 mAh|
|Dimension||131.9 x 68.9 x 8.5 mm|
|Additional Features||– Radio TBD
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– support MicroSIM card only
– SNS applications
– Photo viewer/editor
– Document viewer/editor
– Voice memo/dial/commands
– Predictive text input
The Optimus G is powered with a Snapdragon S4 Pro chipset with 1.5GHz quad-core Krait processor and 2GB RAM for super fast computing and powerful entertainment.
The LG Optimus G comes with 13 MP primary camera, capable of shooting 1080p video, and 1.3 MP secondary camera. Measuring 131.9 x 68.9 x 8.45mm, the Optimus G weighs 145 grams which is pretty good for a smartphone. The phone is powered by a 2,100 mAh battery that supports 15 hours of talk time and 335 hours of standby.
This powerful smartphone is priced at 1,000,000 Won ($896) in South Korea. It will be available in Japan in Octobern and in the States in November. Users will get an updated to Android 4.1 Jelly Bean in Korea by the end of this year.