Android 4.4 Kit Kat Update Confirmation is Questionable

The LG Optimus G remains on Android 4.1 in the U.S.

We’ve already seen Pantech seemingly confirm an Android 4.4 KitKat update for its Vega Iron smartphone and now, it looks like another company may have spilled the beans extremely early as LG France looks to have hinted at an LG Optimus G Android 4.4 KitKat update in the future. Back in September, Google announced the […]

The 5 Best Sprint Smartphones [August, 2013]


Picking a new smartphone, particularly one on Sprint, can be an extremely difficult task given the shear amount of options that are on the table. That said, there are some devices that stand out on the Now Network, devices that consumers should have their eye on if buying during the month of August. This year […]

LG Optimus G2 Rumored to Be Multitasking Powerhouse with 3 GB RAM


LG is rumored to be the first smartphone-maker to deliver 3 GB of RAM on its highly anticipated flagship Optimus G2 smartphone. The device will come with some of the leading specs on a mobile product, including Qualcomm’s powerful Snapdragon 800 processor and the accompanying GPU, a full HD display, and potentially LTE-Advanced support in […]

Will LG Make a Splash in the U.S. With Optimus GJ Phone?


LG already has the Optimus G on AT&T and Sprint and the smartphone-maker recently launched the AT&T-exclusive Optimus G Pro, but the newly announced Optimus GJ shows that LG is going after those with active lifestyles. After the launch of the Sony Xperia Z smartphone, a waterproof and dustproof phone that debuted at the Consumer […]

LG Invites Media to See New Optimus G2 Launch


LG is beginning to send media invitations to a new smartphone launch at the end of the month. Though the invitation doesn’t specify which phone LG is aiming to launch, there are speculations that the press event will be for the much rumored LG Optimus G2, which was recently leaked in photos. The media invite […]

Button-less LG Smartphone Leak Rumored to be Optimus G2


Newly leaked images of an LG-branded smartphone are believed to be for the unannounced Optimus G2, a successor to the AT&T and Sprint Optimus G in the U.S. Not much information is known about the device or where it falls in the Optimus Android smartphone family, but there are speculations that this phone may be […]

LG Says Optimus G Successor Coming in Q3 With 5-Inch Display


While there are speculations that LG may announce the Optimus G Pro, a smartphone with a 5.5-inch display, for the U.S. market with a New York announcement at the beginning of May, the company’s more modestly sized Optimus G will see a successor in the third quarter. The Optimus G originally featured a 4.7-inch IPS […]

LG Announces Big Event In New York City on May 1

LG May press event

LG wants to “share the genius” of its new smartphone with the U.S. on May 1, at an event in New York City. According to Engadget LG recently sent out invitations to the New York event where the company invites press to “capture the spotlight in true brilliance.” The two quotes on the invitation don’t […]

AT&T LG Optimus G Jelly Bean Update Now Available

The LG Optimus G Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update is now available.

Yesterday, the AT&T LG Optimus G Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update started to roll out. Today, AT&T, as expected, confirmed the good news saying that the long-awaited upgrade to Jelly Bean is now available for those LG Optimus G owners that wish to get it and the many features that are coming along with it. […]

The 5 Best Sprint Smartphones [April, 2013]


Like AT&T and Verizon, Sprint is also going to be getting a bit of a boost to its smartphone lineup during the month of April. The boost will help to enhance an already solid smartphone lineup at the Now Network, a lineup that many smartphone shoppers will likely be looking at over the course of […]

AT&T LG Optimus G Jelly Bean Update Starts Rolling Out

The AT&T LG Optimus G Jelly Bean roll out has seemingly begun.

It appears that without much of a warning, or even an official announcement from AT&T, the AT&T LG Optimus G Android 4.1 Jelly Bean update has started to roll out to some owners today. Last month, Sprint upgraded its version of the LG Optimus G with Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, bringing the device up from […]

The 5 Best Sprint Smartphones [March, 2013]


As we move deeper into 2013, companies are starting to reveal their smartphone releases for the new year. And while many consumers will choose to wait, others are going to be looking to snag a new smartphone in the month of March and some of those potential customers may be looking very closely at buying […]

Sprint LG Optimus G Jelly Bean Update Officially Rolling Out

The Sprint Optimus G is now on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean.

At the end of February, it appeared that the Sprint LG Optimus G Jelly Bean update was rolling out to owners. Today, Sprint finally officially confirmed what we already knew though the confirmation of the Optimus G Jelly Bean roll out means that those who haven’t received the update should see it roll out within […]

LG Introduces New Smart Cover Cases for Optimus G Pro Smartphone


Apple had popularized the idea of the smart cover for its iPad tablet where magnets placed discretely in the cover flap and the tablet itself can activate the screen when the cover is opened or turn off the display when the cover is closed. The idea has been adopted by Microsoft on its Surface Touch […]

Sprint Optimus G Jelly Bean Update Rolling Out Slowly

This could be the start of the Sprint LG Optimus G Jelly Bean roll out.

The Sprint LG Optimus G Jelly Bean update seems to be rolling out to users today though it’s unclear if the update is a part of a full on roll out, if it’s a mistake or if it’s part of a soak test that is intended to ensure the update is up to par before […]

LG Optimus G Pro 5.5 Will Have Curved Glass Display


Following a short teaser on Facebook, LG has made good on its promise to reveal additional details about its larger 5.5-inch Optimus G Pro smartphone that will be headed soon to South Korea. The device will be officially announced and unveiled at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain at the end of the month, but […]

The 5 Best Sprint Smartphones [January, 2013]


In 2012, Sprint finally launched its long-awaited 4G LTE network and with it, some big name 4G LTE devices that rank up there amongst of the best of last year’s smartphones. In 2013, Sprint will be expanding its 4G LTE network to keep pace with its next closest rival AT&T and it will presumably be […]

LG May Debut Flagship Optimus G2 at CES


The 5.5-inch Optimus flagship smartphone that we had discussed yesterday may be coming to CES and be called the Optimus G2 according to Taiwanese publication┬áDigitimes.┬áThe publication’s reporting should be taken with a grain of salt as┬áDigitimes has had a mixed track record with rumors in the past. Yesterday, it was believed that the 5.5-inch phablet […]

The 5 Best Sprint Smartphones [December, 2012]


With AT&T and Verizon both out of the way, it’s now time to take a look at what we consider to be the five best Sprint smartphones available during the month of December, 2012. Sprint has quickly emerged as the third largest 4G LTE provider in the United States behind Verizon and AT&T, respectively. Sprint […]