AT&T and Sprint Commit to LG Optimus G
Oct 3, 2012, 3:19 PM by Eric M. Zeman
AT&T and Sprint today both announced plans to sell the LG Optimus G smartphone later this year. Neither provided pricing or availability details, but AT&T noted that it will offer the 8-megapixel camera variant of the Optimus G, while Sprint will offer the 13-megapixel variant. The Optimus G, announced several weeks ago, has a 4.7-inch display, Android 4.0, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, and a 1.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 processor.
LG brings its heavy artillery to the smartphone wars for the first time with the Optimus G. This flagship Android smartphone boasts a quad-core processor, 13-megapixel camera, and of course LTE 4G for Sprint.
LG brought the Optimus G to New York City and Phone Scoop took it for a spin. Here are our initial thoughts on LG's latest flagship smartphone.
Oct 30, 2012
Verizon Wireless today announced the LG Spectrum 2, an Android 4.0 smartphone that shares many features with the LG Optimus G. One feature that makes the device somewhat unique is its ability to charge wirelessly via magnetic induction with an included battery cover (charging pad sold separately).
Oct 25, 2012
Carphone Warehouse, the largest cell phone distributor in the U.K., has listed a phone on its web site called the Nexus 4. According to Carphone Warehouse, the Nexus 4 has features similar to that of the LG Optimus G.
Oct 15, 2012
Sprint today revealed launch plans for its variant of the LG Optimus G. Sprint will begin taking preorders for the Optimus G on November 1.
Looks Cheap ....
The Optimus Series has been hit or miss even at the entry level market it had been targeted for.
I really want there to be more competition than the usual suspects Apple, Samsung, HTC etc... But the other manufacturers have not been stepping up to the plate and its not like they had to write the OS... Google handed it to them gift wrapped and on a silver platter ...
Put MORE thought into the look and feel of the device. Make it more than functional, make it beautiful without being an over styled mess and if you must mark your territory on the OS and bloat it out with a skin .... ...
Put MORE thought into the look and feel of the device. Make it more than functional, make it beautiful without being an over styled mess and if you must mark your territory on the OS and bloat it out with a skin ...