LG Android 4.1 Jelly Bean Updates Start in November


LG finally revealed a few of its Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update plans and it appears that the roll outs will start at some point in November. In a press release, the company disclosed Android 4.1 Jelly Bean timelines for several of its devices including the LG Optimus Vu, LG Optimus Vu 2, LG Optimus […]

LG Intuition Hits Verizon September 6 for $199

LG Intuition

Verizon’s answer to the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is finally official. Verizon will launch LG’s 5-inch smartphone, the LG Intuition, on September 6 for $199.99. The LG Intuition, also known as the LG Optimus Vu, is the company’s first attempt at the “phablet market,” and it tries a few new ideas. Unlike most smartphones, the […]

LG Intuition Release Date, Specs, News and Rumors


The Samsung Galaxy Note 2, Samsung’s new 5.5-inch phablet, finally came out of hiding yesterday at IFA 2012 and revealed itself to the world. And while it sits alone on the phablet throne right now, we expect it to get some competition soon, and one device that will likely compete for the hears of minds […]

Verizon Galaxy Note 2 Competitor Revealed


It’s unclear if Verizon will be getting the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, Samsung’s upcoming next-generation phablet, but at the very least it will be getting a competitor called the LG Intuition, otherwise known as the LG Optimus Vu, which has seen new details revealed today. Droid-Life has unearthed a leaked document that not only confirms […]

LG Optimus Vu Coming To U.S. This Fall

LG optimus Vu Hands On

LG will bring its 5-inch Galaxy Note competitor, the LG Optimus Vu, to the U.S. sometime this fall. According to Unwired View, the company announced the plan while as it also announced that it sold 500,000 units in it native South Korea. LG announced the U.S. version will have 4G LTE, but didn’t mention a […]

LG Optimus Vu Headed to Verizon’s 4G LTE Network?

Verizon LG Optimus Vu FCC filing

A new LG smartphone recently passed through the FCC with radios for Verizon’s 4G LTE network. According to Engadget, the LG V5950 recently visited the FCC with NFC as well as 4G LTE bands that match Verizon’s network. The wide design, speaker placement, and SIM card tray seem to match the LG Optimus Vu, LG’s […]

LG Optimus Vu Hands On Video

LG optimus Vu Hands On

The LG Optimus Vu is a 5-inch Android smartphone, originally launched ahead of Mobile World Congress, but still on the way to consumers. At CTIA 2012 Chuong Nguyen was able to go hands on with the Optimus Vu at the LG Booth to see what this large screen Android device is capable of. In the LG Optimus Vu hands […]

LG Optimus 4X HD, Optimus 3D Max and Optimus Vu Surface on Video


We’re still a couple of days out from the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona and while we already know what LG will be showing off there, the company has yet to give us an in-depth glimpse at its devices. Cue Italian site Telefonio who has managed to snag video of LG’s elusive MWC lineup which […]

LG’s Massive Optimus Smartphone Stars in Demo Video

LG's Massive Smartphone Stars in Video Demo

LG is expected to have quite a few devices in store for this year’s Mobile World Congress and one of those devices will be the already announced LG Optimus Vu, a device that will feature a 5-inch display and will be the company’s answer to the Samsung Galaxy Note. And while LG has already announced […]

4 LG Smartphones That Might Launch in February

4 LG Smartphones That Might Launch in February

At the end of February, the Mobile World Congress 2012 is set to kick off in Barcelona. MWC is similar to the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) but it’s focus is strictly on mobile. Smartphones, tablets, you name it. One of the biggest players at this year’s conference figures to be LG, a company that is […]

LG Hints at Optimus Vu Smartphone, MWC Introduction?


LG has posted a teaser video that announces some of the basic features of the company’s new LG Optimus Vu smartphone. The device, which will follow more well-known predecessors like the Dell Streak 5 and the Samsung Galaxy Note, will also have a 5-inch display. What’s curious is that rather than going with a widescreen […]