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LG Optimus G Android 4.4 KitKat update reaches India

LG Optimus G Android 4.4 KitKat update reaches India

01 August, 2014 | comments (67)

The LG Optimus G launched to much fanfare a couple of years ago as the precursor and basis for the Nexus 4. Yet while Google's version of the handset has been kept up to date with Android versions as you'd expect, the Optimus G has been stuck on...


LG announces KitKat updates for older Optimus models

LG announces KitKat updates for older Optimus models

30 June, 2014 | comments (99)

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...

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LG Optimus G gets KitKat in Korea, Knock Code in tow

LG Optimus G gets KitKat in Korea, Knock Code in tow

13 May, 2014 | comments (88)

The LG Optimus G might be getting a bit long in the tooth, but it's still a fine smartphone with an excellent 720p screen and a capable quad-core Krait CPU. And the good news is LG realizes that and is still working hard to extract every bit of...

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LG Optimus G will get Android KitKat in Summer

LG Optimus G will get Android KitKat in Summer

26 March, 2014 | comments (131)

Good news for LG Optimus G users: you'll be receiving your Android 4.4.2 KitKat upgrade this summer. The information was confirmed by LG themselves. The Optimus G has been stuck on Android 4.1 for some time now, so the update will be a welcome...

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LG offering developers a device for 30 days to test their apps

LG offering developers a device for 30 days to test their apps

05 November, 2013 | comments (20)

Looking for an Android device to test your app on but don't have access to the latest hardware? If you live in US or Canada, LG has got you covered. Android developers in the above mentioned areas can now sign up for LG's developer program to...

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LG Optimus G2 coming on August 7, teaser reveals

LG Optimus G2 coming on August 7, teaser reveals

08 July, 2013 | comments (24)

We were checking our email inbox today and, oh joy, we've received an invite from LG for an August 7 event in New York. The invite tagline is Great 2 Have You, which clearly point to the star of the show - Great 2 Have You! There seems to be...

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LG and Qualcomm partner up for next G-series smartphone

LG and Qualcomm partner up for next G-series smartphone

19 June, 2013 | comments (85)

LG and Qualcomm announced their collaboration on the next G-series smartphone. The successor of the LG Optimus G will sport Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 800 chipset with quad-core Krait 400 CPUs. The latest Qualcomm chipset promises up to...

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LG Optimus GJ officially announced in Taiwan

LG Optimus GJ officially announced in Taiwan

22 May, 2013 | comments (68)

LG has extended its collection of smartphones by officially announcing the Optimus GJ in Taiwan. The Optimus GJ is an upgraded version of the popular LG Optimus G with water and dust resistance. The new smartphone can withstand 1 meter of water for...

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Water-proof LG Optimus GJ headed to Taiwan

Water-proof LG Optimus GJ headed to Taiwan

16 May, 2013 | comments (215)

LG has supposedly sent invitations for the announcement of a new Taiwan-exclusive handset called Optimus GJ - an IP57-version of the popular Optimus G. The IP57 certifications means the LG Optimus GJ will last for 30 minutes under one meter of...

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Images of a mysterious LG smartphone leak out

Images of a mysterious LG smartphone leak out

05 May, 2013 | comments (130)

Images of a yet to be revealed LG smartphone appeared on the web. The mysterious handset sports a new design language, with the lack of physical front-facing buttons leading the way. Currently, there's no word on which upcoming LG...

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LG Optimus G Pro hits Japan stores with a 5

LG Optimus G Pro hits Japan stores with a 5" FullHD display

04 April, 2013 | comments (17)

The LG Optimus G Pro is now on sale in Japan through NTT DoCoMo. As you know, instead of the 5.5" FullHD display seen on the international version, the Japanese one features 5" IPS LCD of the same resolution. On the inside, the NTT DoCoMo-bound...

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