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LG announces Android 4.0 ICS upgrade plans

LG announces Android 4.0 ICS upgrade plans

28 November, 2011 | comments (78)

LG might be slow on the actual upgrades, but at least ití on time with the announcements. While most of the latest Optimus siblings are getting their first Gingerbread bite just now, LG announces they are all going to taste Ice Cream Sandwich...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Univa E510 embraces officialdom as LG Optimus Hub

LG Univa E510 embraces officialdom as LG Optimus Hub

12 September, 2011 | comments (46)

Today in Italy LG announced the successor of its highly popular midrange droid Optimus One. Dubbed LG Optimus Hub, the new smartphone improves several key aspects of the hardware of its predecessor, while maintaining the attractive...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Univa E510 droid surfaces in a quick hands-on session

LG Univa E510 droid surfaces in a quick hands-on session

09 September, 2011 | comments (21)

LG hasnít officially introduced the LG Univa E510, which is supposedly the Optimus Two, but the smartphone has surfaced yet again, starring in a quick hands-on. The hands-on confirms most of the specs of the Optimus One successor, including that it...


Gingerbread-running LG Univa E510 leaks, is it the Optimus Two?

Gingerbread-running LG Univa E510 leaks, is it the Optimus Two?

31 August, 2011 | comments (16)

Live photos of an unannounced Android 2.3.3 Gingerbread-running LG Univa E510 just surfaced on the web. It's a midrange device with a 3.5" screen that probably comes to succeed the highly successful LG Optimus One. Our first meeting with the LG...


LG Optimus 2X to get Gingerbread update in June or July

LG Optimus 2X to get Gingerbread update in June or July

14 April, 2011 | comments (34)

The LG Optimus 2X will be getting updated to Android 2.3 Gingerbread this summer. Thatís according to the FAQ section of LG Denmarkís support site. The release date for the update isnít as specific as some of you might have hoped for, but it's still...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Optimus One will get Gingerbread this May (hopefully)

LG Optimus One will get Gingerbread this May (hopefully)

16 March, 2011 | comments (71)

We already know the Froyo-running LG Optimus One best-seller will be getting the Android Gingerbread update, but so far there was no telling when this might happen. Now, thanks to LG India we know that the update will most likely be happening in...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG releases poor results for Q4 2010, set to go premium in 2011

LG releases poor results for Q4 2010, set to go premium in 2011

26 January, 2011 | comments (40)

Today LG announced their report on how 2010 went for them and things are not going well for the companyís mobile division. In order to get back in black zone for 2011, the South Koreans plan to to focus on their premium line of...

Tags: LG, Financial


LG Optimus One will get updated to Gingerbread after all

LG Optimus One will get updated to Gingerbread after all

10 December, 2010 | comments (74)

Either someone made a mistake in that Facebook post or it was the public outcry, but the LG Optimus One P500 will be allowed to enter the Gingerbread house after all. The whole 1GHz processor speed requirement turned out to be a mistake. Another...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Optimus One P500 won't be getting Gingerbread update

LG Optimus One P500 won't be getting Gingerbread update

8 December, 2010 | comments (99)

Bad news fellas - the LG Optimus One P500 is obviously going to be stuck to Froyo for the rest of its life. The device that is certainly one of the best bargains you can get for the holiday season, but despite being announced just a few weeks before...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


LG Optimus One sales exceed 1 million in just 40 days

LG Optimus One sales exceed 1 million in just 40 days

16 November, 2010 | comments (55)

It's no secret that the LG mobile division has had quite some trouble lately, but the worst seems to be already behind them and they are back on the right track. Their latest Android smartphone has sold over 1 million units only 40 short days after...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI


T-Mobile UK to get Nokia C7, HTC Desire HD and LG Optimus One

T-Mobile UK to get Nokia C7, HTC Desire HD and LG Optimus One

16 September, 2010 | comments (22)

Three recently unveiled smartphones are coming to T-Mobile UK very soon. Those are the Symbian^3-based Nokia C7 and the Android-running HTC Desire HD and LG Optimus One P500. Two of the phones are expected to head for the T-Mobile UK stores in...