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LG Vu III specs surface, 5.2-inch 4:3 display in tow

13 August, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
LG Vu III specs surface, 5.2-inch 4:3 display in tow - read the full textLG released its Optimus Vu II smartphone almost a year ago and now, the specifications of the next-generation Vu phablet have surfaced. According to a report from Korean Daily, the LG Vu III will come out with model numbers F-300K, F-300L and F-300S. The upcoming smartphone will sport a 5.2-inch...

 

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> In reply to Gsmanna @ 2013-08-14 12:47 from J5i4 - click to readIt looks big, because it is big. A 'normal' 16:9 5" screen has about 10.7 square inch screen real estate. The Vu gets, with it's 4:3 screen 12 square inch from the same 5" diagonal. Even compared to a 5" 'normal' phone, the Vu's screen looks (and is) big.

http://versus.com/en/lg-optimu...ony-xperia-z

Above all, it's way more handy for about everything except watching video.

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  • 2013-08-14 16:47
  • mA51

> In reply to jt @ 2013-08-13 22:03 from 0a@r - click to readI totally agree on that. I was waiting for the Vu II to appear in Europe, hoping to get it with prolonging my sub. I started to give up hope and decided it can be screwed (reluctantly) with the launch of G2. Now, with specs leaking of Vu III, some claim of a pre-IFA launch, at 4 september (http://tweakers.net/nieuws/907...cherm.html), I'm hoping LG's renewed focus with global launch will come with Vu III as much as it does for G2. Come on LG, give us Westerners some Vu Love.

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  • 2013-08-14 16:41
  • mA51

It will definitely suck..

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  • 2013-08-14 12:54
  • KFPn

I can't believe that the Vu II only has a 5" screen, it looks so much bigger. It must be an optical illusion because it's wider??? It doesn't look right to me:
http://versus.com/en/lg-optimu...ple-iphone-5
They are odd looking squares things. Not a big fan : /

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  • 2013-08-14 12:47
  • J5i4

> In reply to fazel @ 2013-08-13 19:44 from 63L1 - click to readWhat's wrong with 4.0.4?
Apart from Google now its the same as 4.1.2, 4.2.1, 4.2.2 and 4.3

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  • 2013-08-13 22:03
  • nx}5

Where is the LG Optimus Vu II gsm version of this phone????? I have the original unlocked gsm version of the LG Optimus Vu P895 and I love it. They said the Vu II gsm version would be coming soon. It never showed up!!! LG, We need the unlocked gsm version of this phone for the people that live here in the U.S. and for the people in Europe and elsewhere that want the unlocked gsm version. Not cdma. Thank You!!!

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  • 2013-08-13 22:03
  • 0a@r

for LG its better to support optimus I and II then III ...
optimus vu I still have android 4.0.4 !!!

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  • 2013-08-13 19:44
  • 63L1

Another fail.

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  • 2013-08-13 18:08
  • v0qJ

5.2 rich screen, snapdragon 800 and only 1280*900 ?

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  • 2013-08-13 16:44
  • baFs

Never buy LG phone.. My Optimus 3dmax is stuck on gingerbread! Regretting buying lg

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  • 2013-08-13 15:36
  • n1n}

i have p985 too, the best phone for reading manga, comics or ebook. 4:3 and good pixel density.
i hope they update it to jellybean.
but i will but vu III if it has sdcard, no sdcard mean lesser the books you can carry around.
many people and reviewer hates 4:3 optimus vu has, but
if all you need is great device for reading, optimus vu is the king.

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  • 2013-08-13 15:17
  • uECk

anyone else remember the leaked LG device from a few months ago that was said to be sporting 4.3 before that was even announced,id say this is that device

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  • 2013-08-13 15:07
  • XrLn

I've got an LG TV.

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  • 2013-08-13 13:05
  • PGsY

O WoW another Massive screen phone, do we need any more massive phones, give us 4.7" thumb friends phones.

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  • 2013-08-13 12:21
  • mqr0

> In reply to summit @ 2013-08-13 11:46 from t7Xi - click to readYeah...!
we stock at ICS..!
Its a big shame for us :'(

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  • 2013-08-13 12:02
  • HIdK

upgrade our lg optimus vu p895 to jelly bean first with new features before you launch another vu..

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  • 2013-08-13 11:46
  • t7Xi

snapdragon 800. nice.

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  • 2013-08-13 11:42
  • mEBe

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