News

GSMArena.com site search

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 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 (94)

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


Sprint and LG announce Optimus F3 for $30 starting June 14

Sprint and LG announce Optimus F3 for $30 starting June 14

06 June, 2013 | comments (127)

LG and Sprint have officially outed the Optimus F3. It's a Jelly Bean 4.1.2 smartphone with a 4" IPS WVGA (480 x 800) screen with Gorilla Glass 2 protection, LTE, dual-core 1.2 GHz processor. It will cost you $29.99 after a $50 mail-in rebate on a...

Tags: LG, Sprint, Android


US Cellular leaked documents mention Optimus F7

US Cellular leaked documents mention Optimus F7

02 June, 2013 | comments (9)

Leaked documents, which appear to belong to US Cellular point to the upcoming addition of LG's Optimus F7 smartphone to the carrier's arsenal. Sadly the documents don't reveal any pricing or release date but the wait is not likely to be that...

Tags: LG, Android


LG unveil Optimus G Pro, F5 and F7, second-gen L-series

LG unveil Optimus G Pro, F5 and F7, second-gen L-series

25 February, 2013 | comments (41)

LG had plenty to show, though there was little suspense about what the whole thing was going to be about. All of the six devices were already well familiar: the LG Optimus G Pro, the fresh LTE-enabled midrangers Optimus F5 and F7, and the second...

Tags: LG, Android, MWC 2013


Mobile World Congress 2013 coverage

Mobile World Congress 2013 coverage

24 February, 2013 | comments (40)

MWC 2013 overview #review-body th, #review-body td { font-size:12px; } Lumia 720 and 520 are Nokia's latest smartphones Nokia announces 105 and 301 feature phones at MWC Nokia announces a wireless car charger...

Tags: MWC 2013


EXCLUSIVE: We take a peek at the MWC LG Optimus line-up

EXCLUSIVE: We take a peek at the MWC LG Optimus line-up

23 February, 2013 | comments (29)

Things are in constant motion and the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is literally buzzing with the latest mobile tech, even though it hasnít officially set off yet. Itís so chock-full of the latest mobile tech here that we literally ran into a...


LG unveils LTE-enabled Optimus F5 and Optimus F7 droids

LG unveils LTE-enabled Optimus F5 and Optimus F7 droids

21 February, 2013 | comments (37)

When LG announced its Q4 2012 results, the company announced that it will be focusing on LTE-enabled phones, which included the launch of the new F series. After a bit of teasing, the F series is now official with the LG Optimus F5 and Optimus...


Pictures of LG Optimus F5 and F7 droids leak prior to MWC unveil

Pictures of LG Optimus F5 and F7 droids leak prior to MWC unveil

20 February, 2013 | comments (20)

We stumbled upon two leaked images of two upcoming smartphones that belong to LG's new F-series. The Optimus F7 and Optimus F5 are a mystery as far as specs go but the F7 design looks like a mix between the Optimus 4X HD and the Optimus G. LG...