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LG announces KitKat updates for older Optimus models

LG announces KitKat updates for older Optimus models

30 June, 2014 | comments (71)

LG Brazil, obviously not too busy caught up in World Cup festivities, announced on Facebook that several older model LG Optimus devices will receive Android 4.4.2 KitKat updates. This will bring them in line with their more recent descendants like...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG to skip Android 4.3 and move to 4.4 for some smartphones

LG to skip Android 4.3 and move to 4.4 for some smartphones

19 January, 2014 | comments (88)

LG is allegedly planning to skip the Android 4.3 Jelly Bean update for some of its smartphones and move them straight to the latest Android 4.4 KitKat, according to a report from PhoneArena. In fact, some of the smartphones will also jump the...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG Optimus 4X HD gets Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update

LG Optimus 4X HD gets Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update

05 April, 2013 | comments (236)

LG Optimus 4X HD is arguably the device to offer most bang for your buck in the quad-core club and it just got better. The year-old smartphone from LG was initially launched with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich but the Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update...

Tags: LG, Android


LG Nitro HD for AT&T will get Android 4.0 on July 31

LG Nitro HD for AT&T will get Android 4.0 on July 31

27 July, 2012 | comments (17)

LG Nitro HD owners have a good reason to smile these days, as the handset's Android Ice Cream Sandwich update is finally coming their way. Starting this coming Tuesday, July 31st, AT&T will begin seeding the long awaited release of the Google...

Tags: LG, Android


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


NTT Docomo announces dual-core Samsung Galaxy S III (SC-06D)

NTT Docomo announces dual-core Samsung Galaxy S III (SC-06D)

16 May, 2012 | comments (33)

Unsurprisingly, the summer lineup of the Japanese carrier NTT Docomo includes the high-profile Samsung Galaxy S III. What caught our eye, however, is that the Japanese version makes use of a dual-core Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 1.5GHz processor (MSM8960)...


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


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...

Tags: LG, Android, Touch UI, HTC