LG Optimus G Coming November 11 to Sprint

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After AT&T had announced the launch date for LG’s flagship Android-powered Optimus G smartphone, Sprint is announcing that its 4G LTE variant will be landing on November 11 on the Now Network. The quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro-powered Optimus G will have a 4.7-inch WXGA True HD IPS Plus Display with a resolution of 1280 X […]

LG E960 Photos Emerge, Hints at Optimus Nexus Possibilities

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With rumors swirling about a possible Optimus smartphone from LG to enter Google’s Nexus product lineup, the newly leaked images of the LG E960 will definitely add fuel to the fire. The device looks to be a variant of LG’s recently announced flagship Optimus G, but will come with on-screen software-based Android navigation keys, similar […]

LG Optimus L9 Leaked With T-Mobile Branding

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While Sprint and AT&T in the U.S. may have gotten bragging rights to LG’s powerful flagship Optimus G smartphone, T-Mobile is ramping up with another LG device, but this time it’s a more mid-range number. The LG Optimus L9 has been spotted in leaked press photos with T-Mobile’s branding. Images of the device’s front and […]

LG Optimus Vu II Phablet Offers Modest Improvements Over Original

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As Samsung is readying the launch of its second-generation Galaxy Note II phablet, which boasts more broad changes and upgrades–at least from the perspective of the U.S. Note on AT&T and T-Mobile USA, rival South Korean smartphone-maker LG is also preparing the launch of a second-generation Optimus Vu dubbed the Optimus Vu II. However, according […]

LG Optimus L7 Headed to U.S. as LG Venice for Boost Mobile

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It looks like the mid-range LG Optimus L7, which was originally announced earlier this year at the Mobile World Congress show, may be headed to the U.S. The phone is now rumored to be arriving on U.S. prepaid carrier Boost Mobile and may be called the LG Venice. Images of the device’s front and rear […]

LG Finally Announces Flagship Optimus G Android Smartphone

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Whatever G stands for–perhaps it is for Google–LG is now announcing it’s high-end Android flagship that bears the Optimus G name. The device, which was previously leaked a number of times, brings with it quad-core Snapdragon S4 computing power whereas other S4 smartphones on the market today are capped with a dual-core architecture. The device […]

LG to Create Phone With Self-Made L9 Quad-Core Processor

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It looks like LG will be joining the ranks of Samsung, Huawei, and Apple with releasing its own proprietary ARM-based processor for use in its own mobile products. In the latest report, a forthcoming Android handset from LG will feature the company’s self-branded quad-core L9 processor coupled with at least a 10-megapixel camera and will […]

Global-Ready LG Optimus LTE II Closer to Launch on Verizon

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It looks like LG’s getting closer to launching yet another 4G LTE smartphone on Verizon’s expanding network in the U.S. in the form of a global-ready Optimus LTE II. An LG phone with the model number LG VS930, widely believed to the Optimus LTE II, was recently spotted getting FCC regulatory approval according to a […]

White LG Flagship Optimus 4X HD Appears On Video

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With buzz surrounding the HTC One X and its Sprint HTC EVO 4G LTE variant along with much speculation behind the rumored quad-core Samsung Galaxy S III flagship, it seems that many people have forgotten about LG’s own flagship in the form of the quad-core Tegra 3-powered Optimus 4X HD. To keep the buxx going, […]

Sprint Announces Eco-Friendly LG Optimus Elite Ahead of Earth Day

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Ahead of Earth Day, Sprint has announced that it will be bringing the LG Optimus Elite mid-range Android smartphone to the masses starting on April 22nd. The handset boasts solid specs for a mid-range number, along with environmentally build materials, such as a shell that’s made from 50 percent recycled plastics and a phone that’s […]

LG Optimus 3D Max Spotted at FCC on the Way to AT&T?

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It looks like the AT&T Thrill 4G–the carrier’s variant of the original LG Optimus 3D–may soon be getting a successor in the form of the LG Optimus 3D Max. The 3D Max was recently spotted getting U.S. regulatory approval at the FCC and may be destined to AT&T. The new Optimus 3D Max was announced […]

LG Optimus 4X HD to Debut in May, Optimus Vu, 3D Max to Follow

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The quad-core Tegra3-powered LG Optimus 4X HD smartphone may be debuting as early as May in India, though it’s still unclear when the phone will arrive in the U.S. The LG flagship smartphone features a quad-core processor, 4.7-inch 720p HD display, and a slim profile. The phone is expected to arrive in June in the […]

ZTE Optimus Barcelona Phone Ironically Not Announced at MWC and Infringes on LG

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A new smartphone from Chinese phone-maker ZTE was discovered as it had gotten Bluetooth SIG and WiFi Alliance approval called the ZTE Optimus Barcelona. Ironically, though, the Optimus Barcelona is named after Barcelona, the city that Mobile World Congress took place last week, though ZTE did not debut the device there. Additionally, with Optimus in […]

LG Launches 5-Inch Optimus Vu Ahead of MWC

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It looks like LG cannot wait for Mobile World Congress to start later this month as the smartphone-maker has already unveiled its Optimus Vu Android smartphone ahead of the Barcelona trade show. The phone, which was previously leaked, has a 5-inch display with an iPad-like 4:3 resolution that would compete in a similar space as […]

LG Optimus Vu and Samsung Galaxy Note Pictured Together

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Though still a niche product with its 5.3-inch screen, the Galaxy Note is making a big splash in the mobile smartphone and tablet world and the AT&T 4G LTE edition is receiving a huge marketing push in the U.S. ahead of launch with a recent Super Bowl commercial. It seems that LG is not one […]

LG Hints at Optimus Vu Smartphone, MWC Introduction?

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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 […]

LG to Introduce Entry Level Optimus L3 at MWC

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It is speculated that LG may announce the Optimus L3 E400 at Mobile World Congress this year. The phone, which has not been seen previously, was discovered recently as a Swedish retailer is currently taking pre-orders for the device. Dubbed as an entry-level smartphone, the Optimus L3 does have striking good looks. The device will […]