LG G2 will launch with more than 100 carriers around the globe

LG G2 will launch with more than 100 carriers around the globe

lg_logo_720

LG has lofty expectations for the upcoming G2 smartphone. How lofty? Let’s say they are already forecasting 10 million units (translate) for the device with weeks to go before it’s announced. Sure, it pales in comparison to other best-selling smartphone of the day, but it’s much higher than previous models.

LG is expected to launch (translate) the G2 on more than 100 carriers around the globe, starting with South Korea in August. With North American and Europe getting their hands on the phone in September and the rest of the world in October, we should see some serious ad campaigns ramping up for the the back-to-school and holiday buying seasons.

Samsung has pretty much run away with the crown in Android today but there’s plenty of opportunity for the 2nd and 3rd place to further shake out. HTC is growing momentum again with the HTC One series and Motorola is about to go crazy with its Moto X stuff. Here’s to LG putting some space between them and the likes of ZTE, Huawei, and even Sony.

About author

Scott Webster
Scott Webster 6602 posts

Scott has been running AndroidGuys since 2007 and loves nothing more than reading up on the latest smartphone rumors. His other mobile efforts can be found on Android Update (CNET) where he covers Google's mobile platform.

You might also like

News and Rumors

GameFly Adds Social Networking Component to Popular Android App

The official GameFly application has been updated today, adding the social networking component to the app and breathing new life into an already great app.  Available immediately in the Android

News and Rumors

Verizon first to dish Android 4.4 KitKat update to Moto X

Surprise, surprise! Verizon is the first carrier to offer an Android 4.4 KitKat update to its Moto X smartphone. A post on the hardware maker’s blog tells us that the

News and Rumors

Leaked 2.1 Droid Update Reveals Live Wallpapers

Late last week, the Android 2.1 update for the Motorola Droid was leaked to the XDA Developers forum. Interestingly, within the build was something I found extremely cool: live wallpaper! 

0 Comments

No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!

Leave a Reply