LG Today announced their next gen flagship device in the Android line dubbed as Optimus G, via an event at Seoul, South Korea. This device is launch in response to Sony flagship model as they have announced the Xperia J smart phone very recently and it’s also launched to compete with Samsung Galaxy S III, king of Android powered smart phone as the specifications certainly takes down the Galaxy Nexus smart phone. The Optimux 4X HD is not only the high end smart phone by LG Electronics but LG plans to introduce Optimus G in quick succession.
LG Optimus G E973 Phone
We have seen the power of the LG Optimus 4X HD though review but Optimus G is more powerful. It’s powered with quad core S4 processor clocked at 1.5 Ghz with 4.7 inches True HD IPS touchscreen display providing a maximum resolution of 1280 x 768 pixels resolution. The device receives water proof and dust proof certification as it can withstand the water resistance for some time. Inclusion of Adreno 320 means that its high on graphical processing and 2 GB RAM is very much sufficient to run multi tasking at the same time by easily switching between the processes running.
One of the interesting features of this smart phone is the inclusion of 13 mega pixel camera with BSI sensor on the rear side taking image and video recording capabilities to the next level in smart phones. Camera includes the lens with f/2.4 autofocus and dual LED flash for better imagery. Its powered with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and includes 16 GB internal memory storage with a micro SD card slot suppot. It includes powerful 2100 mAh battery provides complete one day of usage time rated with 800 charge cycles.
LG Optimus G has the following specifications and features –
- 4.7 inches True HD IPS touchscreen display
- 1280 x 768 pixel resolution
- Qualcomm quad core S4 processor 1.5 Ghz
- Water proof and dust proof phone
- Adreno 320
- 2 GB RAM
- 16 GB internal memory
- 64 GB maximum micro SD card support
- 13 mega pixel camera
- 1.8 mega pixel front facing camera
- Wi-Fi a / b / g / n, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA
- 2210 mAh battery
LG Optimus G Price & Availability
LG Optimus G will be available in stores in Korea starting this week and it will be launched in Asian countries within a month or so. It will be also available in Europe and United States as well in coming months. Its said that it will be available for an estimated price of $ 895 for the unlocked handset.