LG's Optimus L Series Earns a Set of Sequels
LG today announced a second-generation of its L Series Android smartphones, the L3II, the L5II, and the L7II. As with last year's models, they three new devices range from entry-level to mid-range. The L Series II devices share a number of features, including LG's QuickMemo app, as well as Quick Button, a personalized hot key, and Safety Care, a preprogrammed emergency option. They also encompass new design elements that LG calls Seamless Layout, Laser Cut Contour, and Smart LED Lighting for the home button. All three use in-plane switching LCD panels and will be available in dual-SIM and single SIM variants.
- L7II: The largest of the three L Series II smartphones has a 4.3-inch WVGA display, 8-megapixel main camera with LED flash, dual-core 1GHz Qualcomm processor with 768MB of RAM, and a 2,460mAh battery. It also uses LG's QSlide and QuickTranslator user interface features. The L7II will ship in Russia this week with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.
- L5II: This middle model of this trio features a 4.0-inch WVGA display and 1,700mAh battery. More details were not made available by LG.
- L3II: The smallest of the bunch has a 3.2-inch QVGA display and a 1,540mAh battery. Pricing and availability will be announced at a later date.