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LG launches the Optimus 4X HD in Europe, Germany gets it first

LG launches the Optimus 4X HD in Europe, Germany gets it first

10 June, 2012 | comments (65)

LG announced today that they will be launching their Optimus 4X HD this month in several European countries, including Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden, the UK, and Italy, right on plan, actually. The LG Optimus 4X HD was announced back at...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Sprint's upcoming LG LS730 leaks out

Sprint's upcoming LG LS730 leaks out

06 June, 2012 | comments (5)

It looks like the recently leaked LG LS970 "Eclipse" and LG LS860 "Cayenne" will have an entry level sibling on Sprint's network. The entry-level LG LS730 "Snapshot" has emerged in a curiously looking spy photo, which reveals the blurry front, and...


LG Optimus LTE, Vu, and LTE Tag will get the ICS treament in June

LG Optimus LTE, Vu, and LTE Tag will get the ICS treament in June

30 May, 2012 | comments (22)

June is bound to be a good month for the owners of LG Optimus LTE, Optimus Vu, and Optimus LTE Tag. The Korean giant has announced that it will kick off the update of the smartphone trio to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich on June 4, which is less...

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LG LS860

LG LS860 "Cayenne" emerges in a blurry shot

23 May, 2012 | comments (29)

Here's another proof that the hardware QWERTY droids are not completely on the way out, folks. LG LS860 has leaked in a blurry shot. The device, which is internally known as "Cayenne", is bound to hit Sprint Wireless's LTE network later this...


LG Optimus TrueHD LTE goes on sale in Portugal

LG Optimus TrueHD LTE goes on sale in Portugal

18 May, 2012 | comments (12)

It seems that LG are keeping true to their word, as the LG Optimus TrueHD LTE is at long last available in Europe. The device, which has only been available in North America and Korea until now, had previously been announced by LG for a limited...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI, LTE


LG LS970 Eclipse 4G leaks again, has NFC and  removable battery

LG LS970 Eclipse 4G leaks again, has NFC and removable battery

18 May, 2012 | comments (27)

The monstrous LG LS970 Eclipse 4G LTE broke cover once again, revealing two more bits of its specs sheet. In case you missed it the first time around, the Sprint-bound smartphone packs a quad-core Krait processor (at 1.5GHz), 2GB of RAM, 13MP...


LG Optimus LTE2 packs 4.7-inch screen, dual-core Krait CPU

LG Optimus LTE2 packs 4.7-inch screen, dual-core Krait CPU

17 May, 2012 | comments (51)

LG announced the Optimus LTE2 and bragged about the 2GB of RAM but said little else about the device. Today, they decided to fill in the blanks. There is no official word on a worldwide release of the LTE2, but it probably will venture out of South...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI, LTE


LG to launch the Optimus 4X HD in Europe next month

LG to launch the Optimus 4X HD in Europe next month

15 May, 2012 | comments (40)

LG has announced that they will be launching the Optimus 4X HD next month in Europe, just in time to go against its Korean rival's flagship Galaxy S III. The Optimus 4X HD will start selling in Germany, Sweden, Great Britain, Italy and...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Sprint LG LS970 to come with quad-core 1.5GHz Krait processor

Sprint LG LS970 to come with quad-core 1.5GHz Krait processor

11 May, 2012 | comments (70)

It seems LG is working on a new flagship for Sprint – the LS970 that will probably retail as the Eclipse 4G LTE. The rumored specs are quite impressive – a Snapdragon SoC (System-On-a-Chip) with a quad-core 1.5GHz Krait processor and Adreno 320...


LG Optimus 2X ICS update pushed back to Q3

LG Optimus 2X ICS update pushed back to Q3

11 May, 2012 | comments (106)

Late last year, LG made some waves as being one of the few manufacturers to publicly release a detailed list regarding updates to the latest Android version. This is a good idea if you want to show your customers that you're serious about...

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Apple and Samsung get 99% of the total mobile phone profits

Apple and Samsung get 99% of the total mobile phone profits

04 May, 2012 | comments (105)

Looks like it's a grim time to be a mobile phone manufacturer if you are not Apple or Samsung. According to the latest report by Asymco, Apple and Samsung accounted for 99 percent of the total mobile phone profits, with HTC taking the remaining 1...


LG announces Optimus LTE2 with 2GB of RAM

LG announces Optimus LTE2 with 2GB of RAM

04 May, 2012 | comments (110)

Not to be outdone by its Korean counterpart, LG announced its own flagship smartphone on the same day as the the Galaxy S III. The Optimus LTE2, as it is called, is no less when it comes to features and specifications and in some aspects even...

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LG Optimus L7 goes on sale in Europe and Asia today

LG Optimus L7 goes on sale in Europe and Asia today

03 May, 2012 | comments (21)

LG has officially released their mid-range Optimus L7 that they announced back at MWC 2012. The phone has gone on sale in Europe and certain regions in Asia. The LG Optimus L7 is a very run of the mill handset with specifications that we...

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LG has no future plans for Windows Phone devices

LG has no future plans for Windows Phone devices

30 April, 2012 | comments (219)

Update, May 1: LG has officially denied all speculations of dropping the Windows Phone OS. The company may be focusing on Android OS right now, but it is still doing R&D on WP. Also "Regardless of which OS, LG is committed to offering consumers as...


LG reveals Q1 2012 financial results, has turned the corner

LG reveals Q1 2012 financial results, has turned the corner

26 April, 2012 | comments (10)

LG has announced its financial report for the Q1 of 2012 and things are looking good for the Korean tech giant. The company reported consolidated sales of $10.78 billion, which is 7.1% and 11.5% lower compared to the previous quarter and the same...

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LG Optimus True HD LTE P936 goes official in Germany [UPDATED]

LG Optimus True HD LTE P936 goes official in Germany [UPDATED]

26 April, 2012 | comments (11)

For a while there, Europe was left out of any access to the LG Optimus LTE in some form, unlike South Korea and North America. We, here, on the Old continent couldn’t enjoy the 720p goodness of the 4.5" HD-IPS LCD display, not to mention the LTE...

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LG Optimus Vu will get a white version next week

LG Optimus Vu will get a white version next week

24 April, 2012 | comments (16)

The (so far) South Korea-only LG Optimus Vu debuted in traditional black, but starting next week it will be available in white too. Both the back and the bezel around the 5" XGA display will be white. XGA resolution is 768 x 1024, making for...

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LG Optimus 3D Max launches in Europe, not coming to the UK

LG Optimus 3D Max launches in Europe, not coming to the UK

23 April, 2012 | comments (17)

LG has some good news for 3D buffs - the LG Optimus 3D Max, their second generation Android phone with glasses-free 3D screen is launching across Europe. There's some bad news too - the Optimus 3D Max won't be coming to the UK for now. Anyway,...

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Dual-SIM Cookie Smart leaks, to be unveiled soon

Dual-SIM Cookie Smart leaks, to be unveiled soon

18 April, 2012 | comments (14)

The Cookie series from LG hasn't seen a new iteration for a while now, and the new T375 Smart shows they're still committed to the entry level market. Despite what the name suggests, the Cookie Smart is a regular feature phone. It features a...

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LG Optimus 4X HD benchmarked early, does well

LG Optimus 4X HD benchmarked early, does well

10 April, 2012 | comments (42)

Greek site, TechBlog, got an early build of LG's top dog droid - the Optimus 4X HD. Without much hesitation the guys over ran a few benchmarks to test the quad-core Cortex-A9 processor clocked at 1.5 GHz and the ULP GeForce GPU. LG Optimus...

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