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Today on the special event LG introduced the new flagsip smartphone – LG Optimus G.
LG Optimus G powered by 4-core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor and has 2GB of RAM. Built-in flash drive has a capacity of 32 GB. In addition to such a powerful hardware LG Optimus G comes with large 4.7 inch high quality True HD IPS Plus touch screen display with resolution 768×1280 pixels. Display of LG Optimus G is built using Zerogap Touch that is similar to the latest Apple iPhone 5 in-cell technology.
New LG flagship smartphone equipped with two cameras: front 1.3 megapixels and rear 13 megapixels camera with Smart Shutter function for adjusting the shutter speed.
LG Optimus G comes with wireless Wi-Fi (802.11n) and Bluetooth 4.0 adapters, GPS receiver, NFC chip, USB-port and a standard headphone jack. LG flagsip smartphone supports 2G/3G as well as LTE mobile networks.
The battery of LG Optimus G smartphone has capacity of 2100 mAh. LG claims that the smartphone could run up to 15 hours while talking and 335 hours on standby without re-charge.
LG Optimus G runs on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system. There are some new interesting features available with LG Optimus G. QSlide Function feature allows display of two application windows on a single screen simultaneously. Live Zooming and Screen Zooming are useful features for scaling of screen and images. Dual Screen Dual Play feature may display different images on smartphone and TV at the same time.
Sales of LG Optimus G start next week in Korea.
There were a lot of rumors last days before the presentations of the next generation of Apple smartphone – iPhone 5. Various sources were describing design and technical details of the new coming gadget. In general the majority of rumors were true. IPhone 5 got large 4-inch screen, powerful A6 processor and new 9-pin port. The resolution of iPad display is 960×1136 pixels. Although the resolution of iPhone 5 is slightly lower than the top-end Android-devices, the density of 326 dpi of iPhone 5 display is slightly higher. For comparison, a 4.8-inch screen of the flagship Samsung smartphone Galaxy S III has density of 306 dpi.
Design of the new model is significantly different from the iPhone 4 and 4S, although it still preserves the continuity. Monolithic back cover is made of metal and used as an antenna for cellular and LTE networks. Individual glass elements on the cover still remained, apparently to increase the efficiency of an integrated antenna.
The device is 20% lighter and 18% thinner than iPhone 4S. The battery was also slightly improved providing 10 hours while playing video, 8 hours of talk time via 3G and keep iPhone 5 in standby mode for up to 225 hours on a single charge.
Apple has updated all regular iOS applications as well as applications that the company developed and promoted through the App Store, such as word processor Pages and Passbook applications. According to experts Apple Passbook took a giant step toward electronic wallet. The application allows to keep all personal, banking, air tickets and similar information in iPhone 5.
New generation of SIN-cards nano-SIM was also introduced with iPhone 5. iPhone 5 is the first iPhone that supports LTE-networks. The smarthone works with LTE providers not only in North America but also in different parts of the world including U.S., Canada, Europe and South-East Asia.
Apple accept orders on iPhone 5 starting from September 14. The sales of iPhone 5 will start on September 21 in the U.S., Canada, UK, France, Germany, Australia, Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore.
Today Nokia introduced a new Windows Phone 8 based smartphone - Lumia 920.
The Picture is from official Nokia site
Lumia 920 does not require power outlet for charging. It could be charged wireless using special pad. Nokia Lumia 920 start charging while It lays on the pad.
Lumia 920 is powered by dual-core 1.5 GHz Snapdragon S4 processor. Optics for the camera manufactured by Carl Zeiss. Screen size of the device is 4.5 inch and a camera with resolution of 8.7 megapixels.
Nokia Lumia 920 comes with pre-installed City Lens – the browser of augmented reality. City Lens provide some additional information on the objects showing in the pictures.
There are three Nokia navigation applications available with the samrtphone: Nokia Maps, Nokia Drive and Nokia Transport. Nokia Drive could provide navigation information and maps without active internet connection.
Lumia 920 uses PureView technology in order to get high quality pictures without flash in a low light environment. It is also stabilize pictures avoiding shaking effect while making video.
Nokia representatives told that special feature of Lumia 920 is ultra contrast display and high rate of refreshing images. Text and images stay sharp while scrolling.
LG Optimus 4X HD vs Samsung Galaxy S 3
LG Optimus 4X HD is a new flagship smartphone of Korean Company. Some internet sources are saying that LG Optimus 4X HD equipped better than Samsung Galaxy S 3 and costs less.
It became a tradition of last years that any new flagship smartphone is compared with the etalon – Apple iPhone. All companies are trying to make their best smartphones at least as popular and technologically advanced as Apple iPhone does. But not all of them could succeed. There are only few real competitors of iPhone at the moment. One of them is recently released Samsung Galaxy S 3 smartphone.
Samsung become the most successful competitor of Apple in the market of smartphones and tablets. The new flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy S 3 is an excellent product that became popular very quickly. However, Apple iPhone is not the only competitor of Samsung Galaxy S3. Other Korean electronics manufacturer – LG came with its new flagship smartphone LG Optimus 4X HD.
LG Optimus 4X HD smartphone design is traditional for LG line of products – simple thin black or white plastic bar protected by Gorilla Glass on the front side. The smartphone is very thin. It has a thickness of 8.9 mm. That is only 0.3 mm thicker than Samsung Galaxy S 3.
LG Optimus 4X HD powered by nVidia Tegra 3 quad-core 1.5 GHz processor, has 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal memory. There is MicroSD memory slot available. The smartphone equipped by two built-in cameras: 1.3 megapixels front camera and 8 megapixels rear camera. LG Optimus 4X HD has a large 4.7 inch screen with high resolution of 1280×720 pixels featured by True HD-IPS technology. The battery of LG Optimus 4X HD smartphone has capacity of 2150 mAh. This allows the smartphone to run a day without recharging.
The main advantage of the LG Optimus 4X HD smartphone vs Samsung Galaxy S 3 is the price. LG Optimus 4X HD smartphone cost 100$ less then Samsung Galaxy S3.
Currently is available for $499.99
LG is developing a flagship smartphone powered by 4-core processor and 2 GB of RAM. According to multiple internet resources LG is planning to release F180 in candy bar form factor in September.
The LG F180 flagship smartphone powered by 4-core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor integrated with graphics accelerator Adreno 320. The smartphone comes with 2 GB of RAM and 5-inch touch screen with a HD resolution of 720 × 1280 pixels.
There are also built-in rear 13-megapixel camera, Bluetooth 4.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11a/b/g/n adapters for wireless communication and microchip NFC. The battery capacity is 2100 mAh. The smartphone will be able to work with fourth-generation LTE mobile networks. The LG F180 smartphone will run on Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system.
Taking into account above mentioned technical details of the device it is safe to position the device as mini-tablet because of the size of the screen, power of the processor, amount of operating memory and other capabilities. Most likely device will compete with Samsung Galaxy Note. The next generation of Samsung Galaxy Note – Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is also coming soon.
The presentation of LG F180 smartphone expected in September 2012.