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LG teases L, F, V and G  series smartphones ahead of MWC

LG teases L, F, V and G series smartphones ahead of MWC

19 February, 2013 | comments (21)

LG might showcase several new series of smartphones at the upcoming Mobile World Congress, which will be held in Barcelona starting next week. The latest teaser from the company hints at what it has got to offer at the world's largest exhibition...


LG Optimus G Pro going to North America and Japan in Q2

LG Optimus G Pro going to North America and Japan in Q2

18 February, 2013 | comments (24)

The Optimus G Pro is LGs answer to the Samsung Galaxy Note II and it will be heading to North America and Japan after the South Korean launch. Not immediately those launches are scheduled for some time in Q2, while the Korean launch will be later...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG announces Optimus Pro G for the Korean market

LG announces Optimus Pro G for the Korean market

18 February, 2013 | comments (44)

LG took the wraps off the Optimus Pro G last week but the announcement was curiously devoid of any useful specifications. Now, the company has announced the phone for the Korean market and thankfully, there are now some specs for us to drool...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean makes a landing on the Nexus 4

Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean makes a landing on the Nexus 4

13 February, 2013 | comments (49)

Shortly after its tablet siblings got the treatment, the Nexus 4 also received its fix of Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. The update is currently seeding to Nexus 4 smartphones over the air. Along with the changes which the update brought to the...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Optimus G Pro with 5.5

LG Optimus G Pro with 5.5" 1080p display goes official

12 February, 2013 | comments (84)

Hot on the heels of the budget L-Series trio announcement, LG took the wraps off the 5.5" 1080p display toting Optimus G Pro. The Android beast, while carrying the same name as the already official Japan-only device, is an altogether different...

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LG Optimus G Pro to hit Japan shelves in April

LG Optimus G Pro to hit Japan shelves in April

12 February, 2013 | comments (9)

The LG Optimus G Pro, a successor of the popular Optimus G smartphone might be launched in April, according to a listing from NTT DoCoMo. The listing also reveals the dimension of the smartphone to be 10x70x139mm and the phablet weighs about...

Tags: LG, MWC 2013


LG Optimus L-Series II goes official with three new models

LG Optimus L-Series II goes official with three new models

11 February, 2013 | comments (20)

LG took the wraps off the freshly leaked, second generation Optimus L-Series trio of smartphones. The new devices will feature enhanced design philosophy and LG's latest software trickery. The first one of the pack to hit the shelves will be the...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Optimus L3 II shows its face ahead of announcement

LG Optimus L3 II shows its face ahead of announcement

11 February, 2013 | comments (16)

Just two days ago we informed you about the upcoming upgrade of the LG Optimus L lineup. As the latest rumors have it the Optimus L3, L5 and L7 will get new editions with various hardware and software upgrades. Today, we can show you a real life...


LG Optimus L3 II, L5 II, L7 II leak out ahead of announcement

LG Optimus L3 II, L5 II, L7 II leak out ahead of announcement

09 February, 2013 | comments (21)

LG's trio of second generation Optimus L-series smartphones has made an appearance before their official announcement. The LG Optimus L3 II, L5 II, and L7 II have received expected hardware upgrades over their predecessors, while keeping the same...


Sprint offers buy one - get one free deal on LG Optimus G

Sprint offers buy one - get one free deal on LG Optimus G

09 February, 2013 | comments (5)

Sprint is offering a second LG Optimus G unit for free to everyone that purchases it for $199.99. Of course, both the smartphones would require two year contracts. The offer from Sprint is quite attractive, considering the fact that the...

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One million Nexus 4 units already shipped according to estimates

One million Nexus 4 units already shipped according to estimates

08 February, 2013 | comments (56)

The sales of the LG-built Google Nexus 4 have reached a million units, according to the owners of the smartphones. The members on the XDA Developer forum have worked a way out to make an educated guess on the smartphone shipments on the basis of its...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG to hold its MWC press event on February 25 in Barcelona

LG to hold its MWC press event on February 25 in Barcelona

08 February, 2013 | comments (9)

LG will hold a press conference on the first day of the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. It is scheduled for February 25 at 8:00AM local time (that's GMT+1). LG already teased its upcoming announcements, hinting at a new range of "tier one...

Tags: LG, Android, MWC 2013


LG Optimus 4X HD, L7, and L9 to get Jelly Bean within months

LG Optimus 4X HD, L7, and L9 to get Jelly Bean within months

07 February, 2013 | comments (68)

We recently heard that the LG Optimus 4X HD is getting the Jelly Bean update in Q1 2013, but now the same source from Android.caotic.it has spotted LG Hong Kong publicly announcing that Jelly Bean for the 4X HD, L7, and L9 is coming in the first...

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LG Optimus G Pro image and specs revealed

LG Optimus G Pro image and specs revealed

07 February, 2013 | comments (98)

LG Optimus G is still one of the most powerful smartphones on the market, but the rumors of its successor are already at full swing. The image and the specifications of the international version of the LG Optimus G Pro have been leaked and the...

Tags: LG, Touch UI, Android


LG teasing the announcement of a new mobile series

LG teasing the announcement of a new mobile series

06 February, 2013 | comments (23)

The LG Mobile poster doesn't actually mention smartphones, but we doubt it's about tablets. Around this time last year LG announced its L-series smartphones - it was at the MWC 2012. With MWC 2013 fast approaching, it's almost a given that the new...

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Strategy Analytics: Apple top phone maker in US for Q4

Strategy Analytics: Apple top phone maker in US for Q4

01 February, 2013 | comments (54)

Android and iOS are locked in a tug-of-war that has been going on for a few years and competing OSes are falling to the wayside. Samsung (the biggest Android player) and Apple (the only iOS gadget maker) are busy fighting it out too and Strategy...

Tags: Android, iOS, Samsung, Apple, LG


LG Optimus L7 II Dual unveiled, a dual-SIM dual-core droid

LG Optimus L7 II Dual unveiled, a dual-SIM dual-core droid

31 January, 2013 | comments (20)

The LG Optimus L7 is getting a sequel with improved specs and dual-SIM capabilities to boot. The LG Optimus L7 II Dual updates the design a bit, going for a less angular look and has moved to capacitive keys only. The regular Back / Home / Menu...


LG posts a small profit for 2012, phone division doing okay

LG posts a small profit for 2012, phone division doing okay

30 January, 2013 | comments (6)

LG announced its financial results for the final quarter of 2012 and for the full year. The company ended up with a small net profit, due to a big fine from the European Commission over the CRT price fixing scandal. That aside, the company saw...

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White LG Nexus 4 spotted in the wild

White LG Nexus 4 spotted in the wild

30 January, 2013 | comments (21)

While people are still struggling to get their hands on the current, black Nexus 4, it seems LG is secretly working on a white version of the device. The above image was sent by an anonymous tipster to PhoneArena, which shows the back of this...

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LG: Nexus 4 production will pick up next month

LG: Nexus 4 production will pick up next month

22 January, 2013 | comments (59)

Ever since the day the Nexus 4 was officially made available, Google and LG have been struggling to keep up with demand. Google has recently blamed LG for the Nexus 4 scarcity, but according to LG, production was in accordance with figures provided...

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