LG Electronics today announced the launch of two new smartphones in India, the LG Optimus 3D Max at an MOP of Rs. 30,500 and the Optimus L7 at an MOP of Rs. 19,900.
The LG Optimus 3D Max has a 4.3-inch Nova display screen with WVGA resolution. Specs include a Tri-dual 1.2GHz OMAP4430 processor (dual core, dual channel & dual memory), 1GB of RAM, 8GB of internal storage with a microSD card slot, two 5 megapixel cameras for shooting images in 3D, and a 1,520mAh battery. The phone runs on Android 2.3 Gingerbread and is 9.6mm thin.
Mr. Soon Kwon, President South West Asia Region & MD LG India said, “LG Optimus 3D Max is a natural and powerful evolution of LG Optimus 3D. Building on the phenomenal success of the original Optimus 3D, we are proud to unveil this ultimate Smartphone. In 2012, we will take LG’s leadership in Speed, Screen and Content to a whole new level. With the Optimus 3D Max, we want to set new standards of quality viewing and powerful performance on mobiles packed in a slim and modern design”.
The biggest USP of the LG Optimus 3D Max is that it boasts of a glasses-free (autostereoscopic) 3D display . The device is also capable of converting 2D content into 3D content. A 3D video editor is also included; allowing users to edit 3D videos in real time, and a 3D Hot Key allows users to quickly switch between 2D and 3D views.
The Optimus 3D Max also boasts of MHL HDMI or wireless DLNA, at resolutions up to 1080p. 3D content shot with the phone can be pushed out to an HDTV using either method, provided it is 3D ready.
LG also unveiled its new Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich running smartphone Optimus L7. The Optimus L7 smartphone belongs to a range of devices with LG’s Unique Design Philosophy – ‘L-Style’.
“Design is consistently an important factor for customers when choosing a mobile phone and with L-Style we’re going to go back to our roots as a company focused on products that fit into the lifestyle of customers. Building on the success of the LG Smartphones, we are proud to unveil the LG Optimus 3D Max & Optimus L7. Optimus series has been testimony to customers’ requirement and latest features makes it an award-winning range,” Mr. Soon Kwon emphasized.
The LG Optimus L7 has a 4.3-inch WVGA display with a 480x800 pixel resolution and comes with a 5-megapixel camera with LED flash at the back and a 1.3 megapixel front facing camera. The device has an 8.7 mm slim body. The LG Optimus L7 houses a single-core 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon mobile processor. It comes loaded with 1GB RAM and offers 4GB onboard storage. The smartphone also features Bluetooth 3.0, Wi-Fi and GPS.
The LG Optimus L7 also comes loaded with LG Mobile TV- an inbuilt application where users can view 50 live TV Channels, Online Widget Support, on demand service and Free TV Viewing for 2 months from the date of activation. It would also be the first device to feature LG’s Optimus UI 3.0.