LG Optimus Elite Pre-Orders Sold Out at Virgin Mobile

LG Optimus Elite Pre-Orders Sold Out at Virgin Mobile

Last week, Virgin Mobile put up a pre-order for its first phone with Near-Field Communication support, a device called the LG Optimus Elite. Well, it appears that Virgin might have a hit on its hands as pre-orders for the Optimus Elite has sold out ahead of its launch. The carrier’s website reveals that pre-orders have […]

LG Windows Phones Put on Hold, For Now


Did you even know that LG Manufactured Windows Phones? When I was checking out the Twitter chatter this morning, I was amazed at the amount of people out there that didn’t even realize LG even manufactured a Windows Phone device. I guess most people didn’t give Windows Phone a second look before Nokia started throwing […]

LG: Android 4.0 Updates Starting in Q2 2012

Optimus Black

Last week, Sony Ericsson detailed its Android 4.0 roll out plans for its collection of Android phones. And now, another manufacturer has chimed in with its own Ice Cream Sandwich timetable as LG has confirmed that the software will be rolling out a number of its phones no later than April of 2012 . It […]

Is This the Mystery LG Q, LG Optimus Slider with Dual Screens?


Both Sprint and T-Mobile USA are rumored to be bringing an LG Optimus Slider handset of some variant to the U.S. market, and a device spotted with T-Mobile branding may be that handset. The device has a landscape-oriented sliding keyboard, which by itself isn’t a new concept. What is new and unique to this sliding […]

EVO 3D to Succeed Sprint’s HTC EVO 4G at CTIA?


In addition to the rumored Nexus S 4G and EVO Flyer Tablet, Sprint could be launching an EVO 3D smartphone as a successor to its flagship HTC EVO 4G Android smartphone on the Now Network. The original HTC EVO 4G was launched at the Spring CTIA last year, making the wireless industry trade show later […]

Video of LG’s Optimus 2X, Optimus Black Android Smartphone Announcements

We caught some quick video footage of LG’s press conference of the Optimus Black and Optimus 2X smartphone announcements. LG has stated during its press announcement today that its tablets will be debuting at another event tomorrow at the Consumer Electronics Show; LG’s tablets are widely believed to be called the Optimus Pad. The Optimus […]

LG Optimus coming to T-Mobile with hotspot functionality


Following up on my earlier post about the HTC EVO where I mentioned the lack of mobile hotspots from AT&T and T-Mobile, I found that T-Mo is about to close that gap with the LG Optimus, an Android-based smartphone with hotspot functionality.