With lot many things happening at IFA 2012 Berlin the biggest annual show for mobile phones and devices. While Samsung is set to launch Samsung Galaxy Note successor, LG has also announced the successor of Optimus Vu but limited for sale in the South Korean market only. We hope this device make an international appearance pretty soon.
LG Optimus Vu 2
Going through the devices prevailed by LG Electronics are the LG Intuition the Optimus Vu version is now available via Verizon in United States with quad core Tegra 3 processor and Optimus G has made its appearances, finally headed for the launch during the IFA 2012 fair.
The biggest addition to Optimus Vu 2 is the addition of the infrared transmitter for controlling various devices like the set top boxes through the QRemote app. This include the Near Field Communication technology for easily tap and share and use it for other purposes.
Going through the specifications of the LG Optimus Vu, this will include the 5 inches HD IPS LCD touchscreen display just like the predecessor, which provides a maximum resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels with 256 ppi pixel density. The device is powered with dual core 1.5 Ghz Qualcomm processor and Adreno 225 empowering the graphical acceleration.
It’s equipped with 8 mega pixel camera on the rear side which can be record HD videos at 1080p easily with camera resolution as 3264 x 2448 pixels. The camera also includes the functions like auto focus and LED flash for better imagery and the LED can be used in the video as well. It also includes the front facing 1.3 mega pixel camera used for face to face video chat via 3G. It’s equipped with various sensors like Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass just like what it’s found in other devices. Features like WiFi tether, Wi Fi Direct, DLNA can come handy in coarse of time.
LG Optimus Vu 2 has the following specifications and features –
- 5 inches HD IPS LCD touch screen display
- Android OS, v4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
- Dual-core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm MSM8960 processor
- Adreno 225 GPU
- 8 MP, 3264×2448 pixels, auto focus, LED flash
- 1.3 mega pixel front facing camera
- 2 GB of RAM
- 4G LTE connectivity
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot
- Bluetooth v 4.0 A2DP
- Micro USB v2.0
LG Optimus Vu 2 Availability
LG Optimus Vu 2 is launch in South Korea at roughly $ 860 and no details were available whether it will be available internationally or not.