LG has today announced yet another Optimus series smartphone, the Optimus G. The whole last week was full of rumours and leaks related to this product and finally LG decided to unveil one of their best phones just a day before IFA.
LG Optimus G features the Snapdragon S4 Pro Chipset, which makes Optimus G world’s first phone to be powered by this chip. Tough it has all the necessary features that one would look for in a smartphone today, some of its main features are 4.7 Inch True HD IPS + Display, 2GB RAM and 13MP Camera.
Here are the Features of LG Optimus G in details:
- 4.7 Inch True HD-IPS+ LCD Capacitive Display supporting 768 x 1280 pixels resolution (318 ppi pixel density)
- Android Ice Cream Sandwich with LG Optimus UI layering (Jelly Bean Expected)
- Quad Band GSM/EDGE Connectivity along 3G & LTE
- Quad Core 1.5Ghz Snapdragon S4 Pro Processor with Adreno 320 Graphics Unit
- 2GB RAM, 32GB Internal Memory and microSD Card support up to 32GB
- 13MP Shooter at the back with Auto-Focus and LED FLash and a 1.3MP Camera at the Front
- Full HD Video Recording at 1080p@30fps
- Connectivity – Bluetooth 4.0 (A2DP), microUSB 2.0, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi HotSpot
- Dimensions – 131.9 x 68.9 x 8.5 mm & Weight – 145 g
- 3.5mm Audi Jack with Dolby Sound Enhancement
- Sensors – Accelerometer, Gyro, Proximity, Compass
- GPS with aGPS support
- 2,100 mAh Li-ion battery
- Colors – Red and Black
As per the LG’s announcement, LG Optimus G would be launched next month in Korea as well as in Japan (with NTT Docomo). The global availability would be announced at a later date.
Just a couple of days ago, LG had announced that it has joined hands with other LG Group Companies viz. LG Chem, LG Display and LG Innotek to bring the ultimate battery capacity, viewing and user experience. LG Chem helped in building the battery that is 60% more efficient than the batteries available today, LG Display helped in building the True HD IPS+ Display and LG Innotek developed the G2 Touch Hybrid Display which is is thinner than current TSPs.
LG Optimus G also features Live Zooming that allows users to Zoom In and Zoom Out a video while viewing it and Dual Screen Dual Play that allow mirroring between the Optimus G and a TV Set.