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LG announces KitKat updates for older Optimus models

LG announces KitKat updates for older Optimus models

30 June, 2014 | comments (92)

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


Korean LG Optimus G Pro gets Android 4.4 KitKat update

Korean LG Optimus G Pro gets Android 4.4 KitKat update

21 March, 2014 | comments (147)

LG has begun rolling out the Android 4.4 KitKat firmware update for LG Optimus G Pro. The first market to get it is LG's homeland - South Korea. The update is available on two of the three Korean telecoms - SKT and LG U+ (F240S and F240L...


LG G Pro 2 announcement scheduled for February 13

LG G Pro 2 announcement scheduled for February 13

07 February, 2014 | comments (16)

The LG G Pro 2 was initially expected to come at the MWC at the end of February, but it now appears that the Korean phablet will be debuting sooner. LG has sent out invitations for an event in Korea that will take place on February 13 and its second...

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LG Optimus G Pro to get Android 4.4 KitKat in Q2

LG Optimus G Pro to get Android 4.4 KitKat in Q2

05 February, 2014 | comments (56)

LG India has answered a question on Twitter about the company's plans for a KitKat update for the Optimus G Pro. Even though there is no official press statement so far, according to the message sent the update is indeed in the works. It...


LG G2 Pro camera confirmed to have OIS and 4K video capture

LG G2 Pro camera confirmed to have OIS and 4K video capture

03 February, 2014 | comments (44)

LG released another bit of information on the upcoming G2 Pro phablet. After confirming the device’s name and release last Sunday, LG spilled the beans on the camera of the Optimus G Pro’s successor. The LG G2 Pro will feature a 13MP camera...

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LG G Pro 2 appears in a couple of leaked images

LG G Pro 2 appears in a couple of leaked images

29 January, 2014 | comments (45)

LG has officially confirmed that the successor of the LG Optimus G Pro will be called LG G Pro 2. Apart from that, the South Korean manufacturer did not reveal any other details regarding the hardware specifications and the overall design of the...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG G Pro 2 announcement and name get confirmed

LG G Pro 2 announcement and name get confirmed

26 January, 2014 | comments (27)

LG spilled the beans on the announcement and the name of the successor of the LG Optimus G Pro. The upcoming phablet will go official in February (MWC in Barcelona is likely) as the LG G Pro 2. Unsurprisingly, LG removed the ‘Optimus’ moniker...

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LG GX goes official in Korea with 5.5” screen and Snapdragon 600

LG GX goes official in Korea with 5.5” screen and Snapdragon 600

15 December, 2013 | comments (31)

LG took the wraps off a new Android smartphone with a large display. The LG GX got announced in South Korea with a 5.5” 1080p IPS display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 chipset. A quick glance the specs of the LG GX reveals that the LTE device...

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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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HTC One max might be making it to AT&T after all

HTC One max might be making it to AT&T after all

20 October, 2013 | comments (14)

Contrary to the information from its announcement, the HTC One max might be making its way to AT&T after all. A press photo of HTC’s first phablet with AT&T branding made the rounds on Twitter, once again courtesy of @evleaks. Initially,...

Tags: HTC, Android, Rumors


LG G Pro Lite Dual to have stylus, lower-end screen and chipset

LG G Pro Lite Dual to have stylus, lower-end screen and chipset

30 September, 2013 | comments (18)

The LG G Pro Lite Dual is back with a brand new leak and while last time we wondered why it was called "Lite," now we wonder why it's called "Pro." There's also a curious change – the phablet will have a stylus that can be sheathed into the device's...


Leaked LG G Pro Lite Dual may bring dual-SIM to Optimus G Pro

Leaked LG G Pro Lite Dual may bring dual-SIM to Optimus G Pro

27 September, 2013 | comments (27)

The LG Optimus G Pro may be getting a dual-SIM version called LG G Pro Lite Dual (now that's quite a mouthful). The rumor suggests the new device will keep the 5.5" True HD IPS+ display of 1080p resolution, but will demote the camera to 8MP...


LG unveils Vu 3 with 4:3 screen, stylus and Snapdragon 800 chipset

LG unveils Vu 3 with 4:3 screen, stylus and Snapdragon 800 chipset

23 September, 2013 | comments (62)

LG had a phablet before the Optimus G Pro, the LG Optimus Vu, and two generations of it, at that. Now the company has put out its third iteration, and following its new naming convention it's just LG Vu 3 (no "Optimus"). The LG Vu 3 drops the...

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LG Optimus G Pro in white for AT&T gets leaked

LG Optimus G Pro in white for AT&T gets leaked

17 August, 2013 | comments (35)

The AT&T version of the LG Optimus G Pro is about to get a new coat of paint. @evleaks has posted a press image of the yet to be announced white version of the G Pro, complete with the prerequisite AT&T logos on the front and back. So far the...

Tags: LG, Android, AT&T


LG Optimus G Pro to be available in 40 new countries soon

LG Optimus G Pro to be available in 40 new countries soon

16 July, 2013 | comments (45)

LG will soon be expanding the availability of its flagship phablet. The Korean manufacturer will be bringing the Optimus G Pro to 40 new countries, starting with Italy this week. Following its launch in Italy, LG Optimus G Pro will be...

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LG releases Value Pack update for the Optimus G Pro

LG releases Value Pack update for the Optimus G Pro

11 July, 2013 | comments (53)

LG is officially rolling out the Value Pack update for its Optimus G Pro phablet. The Value Pack for the Optimus G Pro is available over-the-air and enhances the performance of the device, while adding some cool new features. The Value Pack...

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LG hosts a press event on May 30, likely for Asian Optimus G Pro

LG hosts a press event on May 30, likely for Asian Optimus G Pro

08 May, 2013 | comments (29)

LG has sent invitations for an upcoming press conference, which will take place in Macau on May 30. There is no saying what exactly the event will be about, but we bet it will be the LG Optimus G Pro for the Asian markets. It was unveiled for the...

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Micromax A120 Canvas HD Pro to come with 5.5-inch Full HD display

Micromax A120 Canvas HD Pro to come with 5.5-inch Full HD display

07 May, 2013 | comments (367)

Micromax A120 Canvas HD Pro, the successor of the popular A116 Canvas HD is all set to make its way to the big stage. The smartphone will compete against the likes of Samsung Galaxy Note II and the LG Optimus G Pro. The upcoming A120 Canvas...