LG Announces QuickWindows Case Ahead of LG G2 Launch

LG_G2_QUICK_WINDOW-02

Ahead of the launch of LG’s G2 smartphone in early August, it looks like the South Korean smartphone-maker jumped the gun and introduced a new accessory called the QuickWindow case. The cover case is similar to Samsung’s S View Flip Cover for the competing Glaaxy S4 in that it will offer protection for the front […]

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

lg-optimus-evleaks-630

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 […]

LG Planning International Event in August

lg_logo

In a “save the date” email, LG informed members of the press that the electronics giant will be hosting an international event on August 7th. The event is centered around mobile products, though the phone-maker did not give any hints as to what will be shown off or announced at that time. “LG Mobile Communications […]

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

gsmarena_001

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 […]

Button-less LG Smartphone Leak Rumored to be Optimus G2

BJdftyxCMAILpZr

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

20121116T011729

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 […]

Boost Mobile Rumored to Launch LG Optimus F7

lg_o7

Sprint-owned prepaid carrier Boost Mobile is rumored to be launching a higher end mid-range LG Optimus F7 Android smartphone for its network. The F7 along with the Optimus F5 comprises the South Korean manufacturer’s mid-range Optimus portfolio with the latter device arriving in the U.S. as the Lucid 2 on Verizon Wireless. Most recently, 9to5 Google had obtained some […]

LG Steals Samsung’s Show With Eye Tracking Smartphone Tech Announcement

thCARDT78I

While Samsung’s Galaxy S4, which is to be announced later today, is rumored to come with a new eye tracking feature utilizing the front-facing camera to start and stop video playback automatically depending on if you’re looking at the screen, it looks like Samsung won’t be the first to debut this tech as South Korean […]

LG Introduces New Smart Cover Cases for Optimus G Pro Smartphone

lg-smart-cover-1

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 […]

5.5-Inch LG Optimus G Pro Headed to North America Q2

lg-optimus-g-pro-specs-na-launch-q2

After having teased the updated 5.5-inch version of the Optimus G Pro smartphone, LG has let the cat out of the bag in saying that its 1080p HD resolution smartphone will also be headed to North America. It’s unclear if this means the U.S., Mexico, Canada, or both at this time, but hopeful owners of […]

LG Optimus G Pro 5.5 Will Have Curved Glass Display

lg-reveals-5-5-inch-optimus-g-pro-design-with-curved-glass

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 […]

LG Finally Announces Optimus G Pro for Japan

lg-optimus-g-pro-official-ntt-docomo

LG has finally taken the wraps off of the much rumored Optimus G Pro, a high-end smartphone that’s designed for the Japanese market. The device will allow LG to compete more effectively in Japan against devices like the HTC J Butterfly, which has quad-core processing and a full HD 1080p display. The LG Optimus G […]

LG to Release Windows Phone 8 Handsets This Year

lg-optimus7_2

LG had released more details with its turnaround plan for its smartphone business as it intends to ship 75 million devices this year, with some of them being Windows Phone 8 smartphones. Of the 75 million devices, 45 million will be smartphones. The company is also planning multiple Windows Phone 8 handsets, according to Unwired […]

LG’s Optimus G2 Now Rumored for Fall Release

lg-optimus-nexus-630

Korean news agency Yonhap is speculating that LG will release its Optimus G2, successor to the flagship Optimus G, in the fall. In the interim, it seems like LG may announce an in-between device with flagship-like specs at Mobile World Congress for a first quarter release with a codename of GK. The GK model is […]

LG Optimus Flagship with 5.5-Inch 1080p HD Display Coming Next Month?

lg-logo_1

With rumors that multiple smartphone-makers are releasing phablets with a 1080p HD display, LG may also be joining the game with its own Optimus flagship with a 5.5-inch 1080p full HD screen that could be released as early as next month. A report published by Korean ET News suggests that LG may unveil that model at […]

AT&T LG Optimus G Review

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

The Optimus G is LG’s latest flagship smartphone and the South Korean company’s latest bid to take on high-end rivals, such as Apple’s iPhone 5, Samsung’s Galaxy S III, and the HTC One X–the latter two run the same Google Android operating system. The Optimus G will be available in the U.S. in two different […]