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LG Optimus G: quad-core smartphone with 4.7-inch and 1.5 GHz SoC Snapdragon S4

Suddenly, just before the IFA 2012, LG announced its new flagship smartphone, which includes a number of unusual technical solutions. It is a LG Optimus G.

LG Optimus G

First of all, the unit draws its filling and display. At the heart of the terminal is SoC Snapdragon S4 Pro APQ8064 with four processing units and a frequency of 1.5 GHz. Powerful system-on-chip added 2 GB of RAM, which is at present maximum for any of the smartphone.
As for the display, LG Optimus G is based on a 4.7-inch IPS-matrix with a resolution of 1280×768 pixels, but more importantly, it is the use of “new technology LG, when the capacitive sensor is integrated into the LCD panel.” This is very similar to the technology in-cell, which is rumoured to be used in the next generation iPhone.

By the way, recently published information about the launch of LG mass production of next-generation displays. Perhaps it is for the LG Optimus G. Through the use of original technology screen is thinner to traditional LCD panels, has a reduced frame and contains no air gap between the cover glass and the matrix. This creates the effect of a monolithic front panel when the display is off, the border between the screen and the frame is not visible.

LG Optimus G

Among the other features mentioned is 13-megapixel camera on the back, 1.3-megapixel front and battery capacity of 2100 mAh. At the last LG also focused attention, noting that it remains fully functional for 800 charge-discharge cycles, while conventional batteries in mobile devices were not designed for more than 500 cycles. Powered smartphone is running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. In the sale of native Korean market the novelty will go in September, a month later, LG Optimus G appears with the Japanese mobile operator NTT Docomo, called L-01E. The price and release date of this LG Optimus G smartphone has not been revealed, so stay tuned for more updates.