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Tegra 3-powered LG X3 impressive benchmark scores leak

Tegra 3-powered LG X3 impressive benchmark scores leak

15 February, 2012 | comments (75)

After the Optimus 3D 2 the other day we now got some extra info on the other hot droid, which LG will unveil at the MWC. We stumbled upon the benchmark results of the LG X3 - the quad-core beast with an impressive 4.7" HD screen we first saw in...


LG Optimus 3D 2 photo surfaces, some specs in tow

LG Optimus 3D 2 photo surfaces, some specs in tow

13 February, 2012 | comments (28)

The LG Optimus 3D was the star on the LG booth on last year's MWC and it appears its successor will be the key announcement this year. We just got the first photo of the LG Optimus 3D 2 and it's even garnished with some specs. The LG Optimus 3D 2...


Here's a 1080p sample video from the LG Prada 3.0

Here's a 1080p sample video from the LG Prada 3.0

12 February, 2012 | comments (36)

UK online retailer Clove has uploaded a 1080p sample video from the LG Prada 3.0 on its blog. The video gives us a look at what the 8 megapixel camera on the Prada 3.0 is capable of. As you can see from the video above, the quality seems...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Optimus Vu does a photo shoot alongside its biggest competitor

LG Optimus Vu does a photo shoot alongside its biggest competitor

10 February, 2012 | comments (41)

In case LG Optimus Vu's teaser from a couple of days ago got you curious how a 4:3 aspect display might look like, we have some good news for you. A photo of the device has emerged, where you can see LG's upcoming phone/tablet pose next to its...


Prada Phone by LG 3.0 starts mass selling in the UK

Prada Phone by LG 3.0 starts mass selling in the UK

08 February, 2012 | comments (23)

The Prada Phone by LG 3.0 has been on sale in the UK for a couple of weeks now, but its availability was limited to Phones4U only. Now a couple of other major UK retailers have the third edition of the LG Prada Phone in stock. UK online store...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Optimus Vu with 5-inch, 4:3 display teased in Korea

LG Optimus Vu with 5-inch, 4:3 display teased in Korea

08 February, 2012 | comments (40)

LG has released a teaser for the upcoming Optimus Vu in Korea. The highlight of this phone is its 5-inch IPS display. But unlike almost every other touchscren smartphone out there, the display on the Optimus Vu has a 4:3 aspect ratio. Due to this,...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Miracle WP smartphone with NOVA display press shot leaks

LG Miracle WP smartphone with NOVA display press shot leaks

07 February, 2012 | comments (45)

LG is obviously about to complete the development of yet another WP smartphone. We just got a press photo of the handset, dubbed LG Miracle, and while it's not coming from an official source, such images normally only appear shortly before the...


LG finally earns some money from smartphones, still posts a net loss

LG finally earns some money from smartphones, still posts a net loss

01 February, 2012 | comments (14)

LG posted its financial report on Q4 and full 2011 and things aren't looking particularly healthy for the Korean giant. The company did better in the holiday season then in either Q3 2011 or Q4 2010, but it still lost money and that doesn't qualify...

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LG's first triple-SIM phone to be released next month

LG's first triple-SIM phone to be released next month

31 January, 2012 | comments (58)

Looks like LG is trying to steal a piece of Nokia's pie, at least in Russia. As if two weren't enough, the LG A290 is set to feature three SIM cards. While we've seen more (remember the quad-SIM back in October?), we're curious to see...

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LG Optimus L3 E400 goes quietly up for pre-order in Sweden

LG Optimus L3 E400 goes quietly up for pre-order in Sweden

28 January, 2012 | comments (29)

In the quietest manner possible, LG's latest Optimus L3 E400 budget smartphone has gone up for pre-order at a Swedish online retailer. The smartphone, despite lacking a massive spec sheet, is bound to bring a serious dash of good looks to the market...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Optimus 3D to be called 3D MAX, with or without the Optimus

LG Optimus 3D to be called 3D MAX, with or without the Optimus

27 January, 2012 | comments (24)

A few days ago leaked the first images of the rumored as the Optimus 3D successor - LG CX2. The CX2 is supposed to feature a better processor, superior display, slimmer shell and even better connectivity options (incl. NFC). Today a reportedly...


LG Prada 3.0 launches in the UK this Friday

LG Prada 3.0 launches in the UK this Friday

26 January, 2012 | comments (12)

Prada Phone by LG 3.0, the latest smartphone to come out from the partnership between LG and the fashion giant, will hit UK stores tomorrow. Phones4U will be the lucky store to offer the device in the UK starting tomorrow with others...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


About half of 2nd-gen WP7 phones are Nokias, but HTC leads overall

About half of 2nd-gen WP7 phones are Nokias, but HTC leads overall

24 January, 2012 | comments (62)

When Microsoft released their quarterly financial results, there wasn’t a peep about Windows Phone. So, we have to look to third-party statistics, like the one from OccassionalGamer, whose games have been installed over a million times on various WP...


Gingerbread update for LG Optimus Black starts rolling out

Gingerbread update for LG Optimus Black starts rolling out

24 January, 2012 | comments (89)

As promised by LG, the Android 2.3 Gingerbread update for the Optimus Black has started rolling out. However, for now, only people in India and Europe have reported to receiving the update. The update upgrades the phone to Android 2.3.4,...

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LG CX2 images leaks, it's shaping as an LG Optimus 3D 2

LG CX2 images leaks, it's shaping as an LG Optimus 3D 2

23 January, 2012 | comments (26)

Under an assumed name, CX2, LG is reportedly in the works to bring a successor to its Optimus 3D smartphone with a better processor, superior display, slimmer body, NFC chip and HSPA+ (21 Mbps). Now those are only alleged specs from an...


LG X3 revealed: quad-core Ice Cream Sandwich

LG X3 revealed: quad-core Ice Cream Sandwich

20 January, 2012 | comments (168)

Perhaps a taste of what we can expect at MWC next month, the LG X3 looks to be one of the early challengers to HTC in the quad-core market. The robust processor comes courtesy of the Tegra 3 chipset by Nvidia, and while the 720p screen measures...

Tags: Android, Rumors, LG


LG Marquee comes to Boost with no contract

LG Marquee comes to Boost with no contract

13 January, 2012 | comments (5)

Looks like dad's letting the kids get more toys this year, as Sprint’s prepaid brand, Boost Mobile, is getting the LG Marquee in the coming weeks. The LG Optimus Black clone, which was already available from Sprint on a two-year contract, is...

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LG signs patent licensing deal with Microsoft

LG signs patent licensing deal with Microsoft

12 January, 2012 | comments (66)

LG is the latest major Android manufacturer to sign a licensing agreement with Microsoft, agreeing to pay royalties to the software giant. That leaves Motorola as the only one of the Google OS big players that hasn't got a similar deal. The deal...


LG Spectrum goes official, joins the Verizon LTE gang on Jan 19

LG Spectrum goes official, joins the Verizon LTE gang on Jan 19

09 January, 2012 | comments (9)

The long rumored LG Spectrum for Verizon just become official at the LG CES event in Las Vegas. We already knew pretty much everything about this monster, but it won’t hurt to go through its sweet-sounding specs once again. LG press...


New Windows Phone update fixes disappearing keyboard and more

New Windows Phone update fixes disappearing keyboard and more

05 January, 2012 | comments (31)

Italian Windows Phone site Plaffo, have confirmed reports that a new update for Windows Phone has begun to roll out, starting with the LG Optimus 7 on Vodafone. The update issues a number of improvements and more importantly bug fixes to Windows...