LG Optimus Sketch 5″ Phone Photo Leaked – Galaxy Note Alternative

It’s the leaks of the phone that come off early before the phone is released or officially been announced by the manufacturer company. Here comes the leak that Optimus Sketch will be launched very soon and it will be in against competition with Galaxy Note. Just like Galaxy Note, you can classify LG Optimus Sketch as either not a phone or not a tablet. With Galaxy Note being so much hit and offering more capabilities to the users, LG thinks to make such handset and as a result we will see Optimus Sketch coming out soon.

LG Optimus Sketch

LG Optimus Sketch – Phone or tablet

The Q1 2012 for LG is like a resolution and they are in competition with Sony to offer some competition to Samsung and break its dominance. Though it’s too late for them to get started, but they have started heating up the competition. Optimus Sketch will be ability to create handwritten notes, edit pictures and lot more just like the S Pen feature seen on Galaxy Note. But looking at the above leaked picture there is nothing like stylus or a pen tool.

Coming to the specifications of LG Optimus Sketch it will have the large 5 inches IPS display screen with HD viewing and it will includes the currently trending 1.5 Ghz dual core processor. The phone will be with aspect ratio of screen standing at 4 : 3. The phone will include 8 GB internal memory which can be expanded using the micro SD card up to maximum of 32 GB in size. LG Optimus Sketch when passing through the FCC Certification, the device is said to be named as F100S but that maybe the code name. According to the FCC results obtained the device is spotted with Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread operating system as opposed to Ice Cream Sandwich. FCC reports confirms that it will be coming out with 1024 x 768 pixel resolution of the screen. Since this a high end phone it will include 8 mega pixel camera and features like NFC for tap and share, Android beam more like NFC, Wi-Fi Direct for faster file transfer, Bluetooth 3.0 and front camera will be present. From one angle this phone looks like Prada 3.0.

So this is just the leak, which make us believe that Optimus Sketch by LG is in production and we might here announcement from LG in the upcoming Mobile World Congress during the last week of this month. Maybe the launch of this will coincide with Galaxy S III and we will hear more news of this handset in the coming days.

Update: As we got it right, LG Optimus Sketch is the code name of this mobile phone and it looks like it will be called as LG Optimus Vu.

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