LG wants to make its presence felt in the smartphone world with the launch of the LG Optimus 4X HD, the LG Optimus L5, and the LG Optimus L3.
The LG Optimus 4X HD, announced earlier this year, is LG’s entry in the high-end quad core smartphone market and the company hopes to take on the likes of the HTC One X and the Samsung Galaxy S III.
The LG Optimus 4X HD boasts of a quad-core NVIDIA 1.5GHz Tegra 3 processor and 1GB of RAM running Google Android 4.0 ICS. The device sports a 4.7-inch touchscreen HD-IPS display with a resolution of 1280x720 pixels. The device is quite slim measuring at 8.9 mm thickness.
The device has an 8MP rear snapper with the ability to record video in 1080p at 30fps. The front has a 1.3MP camera for video chat. The device also boasts of NFC as well as Bluetooth with A2DP. The device has 16GB internal storage expandable via microSD card.
The LG Optimus 4X HD is priced at Rs. 34,990. The LG Optimus 4X HD aims to take on the market share of the HTC One X and the Samsung Galaxy S3. You can read our review of the HTC One X and our review of the Samsung Galaxy S III. Check out the Optimus 3X HD demoed at the launch in the video below:
The LG Optimus L5 on the other hand is targeted at the budget consumer and is priced at Rs. 13,199. The L5 also runs on Android ICS straight out of the box and an 800MHz processor powers the device along with 512MB of RAM.
The LG Optimus L5 has a 4-inch TFT LCD capacitive Touch HVGA display with a resolution of 320 x 480 pixels. The device also comes equipped with NFC as well as Bluetooth 3.0. The rear of the device houses a 5MP camera. The L5 has 4GB internal storage expandable up to 32GB via a microSD card.
The LG Optimus L3 was unveiled at the MWC event held earlier this year. The device runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system and is powered by an 800MHz processor. It has been priced at Rs. 8,895.
The Optimus L3 has a 3.2-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen with QVGA 240 x 320 resolution. The LG Optimus L3 features a 3MP camera and 1GB of internal storage. The connectivity features include, 3G HSDPA 3.6Mbps, Bluetooth 3.0 and Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n. It has 1,500 mAh battery, which is rated to deliver up to 15 hours of talktime.