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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...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


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...

Tags: LG, Android , Google


LG Optimus G Pro with 1080p display goes official in Japan

LG Optimus G Pro with 1080p display goes official in Japan

21 January, 2013 | comments (123)

The recently leaked LG Optimus G Pro is now official. The 5" 1080p display toting Android beast will be part of NTT DOCOMO's Spring lineup of Android smartphones in Japan when it hits the shelves in early April. Along with the eye-grabbing...

Tags: LG, Android , Touch UI


LG may be back as the second top phone manufacturer in the US

LG may be back as the second top phone manufacturer in the US

18 January, 2013 | comments (58)

Yup, after years of poor performance in the mobile phone sector, LG may actually be back on track. We last heard that they've sold some 55 million handsets in 2012, even though their Optimus G was not doing terribly well, selling only 1 million...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG sells 1 million Optimus G units and counting

LG sells 1 million Optimus G units and counting

18 January, 2013 | comments (69)

LG just announced it has sold worldwide more than a million units of its flagship smartphone - the Optimus G. A similar recent announcement put their L-series sales in the range of 10 million. The LG Optimus G sale numbers come in a stark...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Optimus G Pro with a 5

LG Optimus G Pro with a 5" 1080p screen leaks

18 January, 2013 | comments (72)

The LG Optimus G is one of the most powerful phones on the market right now and it got the honor of being the basis of the latest Google Nexus phone. Yet, LG may already be working on an improved version, the LG Optimus G Pro. Blog of Mobile came...


Rumor: LG might start making Windows Phone 8 handsets again

Rumor: LG might start making Windows Phone 8 handsets again

16 January, 2013 | comments (52)

The LG Optimus 7 was one of the first Windows Phone 7 handsets… and one of the last LG-made WP handsets. The LG is not one of the four companies that make WP8 phones either, but a new rumor suggests that’s about to change. Korea Times talked to...


Watch the LG CES 2013 press conference live here

Watch the LG CES 2013 press conference live here

07 January, 2013 | comments (19)

CES is picking up speed and LG's press conference is about to start. We're live at the event, but LG was also kind enough to provide live streaming to those of you who want to follow it from the comfort of their homes. We've embedded the video...

Tags: CES 2013, LG


LG to show 5.5-inch 1080p screen, 324ppi 7-inch tablet screen at CES

LG to show 5.5-inch 1080p screen, 324ppi 7-inch tablet screen at CES

27 December, 2012 | comments (37)

LG is bringing a bag full of high-resolution displays to CES for the geeks who were good this year. Practically every size is covered - from 4.7" phone screens to 84" TVs - and they bet on thin bezels and high resolutions. The pocketable screens...

Tags: LG, CES, Misc


LG Nexus 4 hits Three UK, costs £29 with a £35/month contract

LG Nexus 4 hits Three UK, costs £29 with a £35/month contract

14 December, 2012 | comments (22)

The Google Nexus 4 is now available for purchase over at Three UK. It will set you back £29 upfront if you agree to sign a two-year contract on "The One Plan" with a £35 monthly fee. For the duration of the contract you'll get 2,000 national...


LG announces 10 million L-Series Android smartphones sold

LG announces 10 million L-Series Android smartphones sold

09 December, 2012 | comments (53)

LG announced that it has sold 10 million of its L-Series smartphones to date. The number includes the entire range from the entry-level LG Optimus L3, through the Optimus L5 and Optimus L7, all the way to the imposing looking Optimus...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Android 4.0 ICS update for LG Optimus 2X now available

Android 4.0 ICS update for LG Optimus 2X now available

07 December, 2012 | comments (247)

LG Optimus 2X owners in Europe can finally breath a sigh of relief! After nearly half a year of it-will-get-it-it-won't-get-it drama, the former LG flagship finally started receiving its ICS update. The firmware version of the update ROM is V30a....

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


Google Nexus 4 to go back in stock in the US today

Google Nexus 4 to go back in stock in the US today

27 November, 2012 | comments (104)

Today Google sent notifications to those who registered their interest of buying the smartphone. The offer applies only for the United States and starts at 12:00 PST time. Last time around, the available stock was depleted in less than an...


Android 4.2.1 for Nexus 4 and slates 7 and 10 now available

Android 4.2.1 for Nexus 4 and slates 7 and 10 now available

27 November, 2012 | comments (57)

The Android 4.2 (still Jelly Bean) was released for the (ASUS-made) Nexus 7 slate back-to-back with the new LG Nexus 4 smartphone and Samsung Nexus 10 tablet two weeks ago. Soon after the users noticed December was missing from the Contacts...


LG Optimus G2 to have quad-core CPU, 1080p screen, Android 5.0

LG Optimus G2 to have quad-core CPU, 1080p screen, Android 5.0

26 November, 2012 | comments (57)

LG is going to release a successor to the Optimus G successor – that rumor is hardly going to raise any eyebrows. However we also got to learn the some of the purported specs of the device and that's where things get exciting. The LG Optimus G2...