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LG Optimus LTE/4G Appears in Wild, Launching Soon

LG is one of the leading mobile phone manufacturers in the world and recently they introduced the LG Optimus Q2, a touchscreen Android device with a sliding QWERTY keyboard. Apparently

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Pantech Announced World First 1.5 GHz Dual-Core Phone

Pantech is one of the leading mobile phone companies in S.Korea, and they always announce some amazing devices but mostly in S.Korea. They are also offering some of their devices in the States via AT&T and Verizon, but all of them are just mid-range devices, and we are still waiting for Pantech to announce their superphones in USA, like the new Pantech Vega Racer.

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LG Optimus Big Coming Soon to Korea

We reported on a leaked image of the LG Optimus Big a while ago, putting it in the rumor column until more info came out. Now, all has fallen into place as the company has announced the device will be launching April 28 in Korea. There are times where we wished we lived in Korea to get the cool goodies they do over there!

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How Come Korea Gets all the Cool Stuff?

Why does it seem that Korea get’s a lot of the cool new toys first? Perhaps it is something to do with the big companies doing the manufacturing being located there.

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LG Optimus 2X Displays Some Awesome Video, Full 1080p

Our friends in Korea have a lot to look forward to.  Although seemingly identical to the LG Star, the Optimus 2x made its way to YouTube to show off it’s

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LG Unveils Optimus Mach for Korea

The recently uncovered LG-LU3000 has just been made official for Korea. Known heretofore as the Optimus Mach, this new Android smart phone will boast a 1GHz TI OMAP3630 processor, a 3.8-inch screeen, and much more!

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7-Inch Multi-Touch “Identity Tab” Comes to Korea

Koreans are celebrating the release of an Android tablet this week, and no, it’s not the Samsung Galaxy Tab. Nope, this one is called the “Identity TAB” and it features a 1GHz Snapdragon chip (of course), and boasts 8GB of internal memory.

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Motorola Glam Announced For Korea

The Moto GLAM (XT800) has been announced for Korea.  Already successful in China, Glam features a FWVGA (480 x 854) touchscreen display, GPS, DLNA, HDMI-out, 3.5mm headset jack, 5MP autofocus

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LG Optimus Z Announced for Korea, Tablet on the Way

LG Electronics has announced the Korean release of their Android smartphone, the LG Optimus Z (LG-SU950/KU9500).  Running Android 2.1 and featuring a 1GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon processor, the device is being

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Galaxy S to get Froyo in August*

SamsungHub claims that an official Samsung rep has told them that the Galaxy S superphone will be getting Android 2.2 (aka Froyo) in August. The rep says that the SocialHub

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200,000 Galaxy S Handset Sold in Korea After Only 10 Days

While everyone in the US is waiting for the carriers to drop their versions of the Samsung Galaxy, the international version is seeing good sales numbers in South Korea.  Launched

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Nexus One Launching In Korea on June 21st With Froyo Pre-Installed

Attention Koreans! Korea’s number two carrier, KT, is set to launch Google’s Nexus One in retail stores on June 21st.  Yes folks, this is the same Nexus One we all

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Korean Android Commercials Prove To Be Absolutely Hilarious

It’s getting late, so here is something to give you a good laugh. I wish all Android commercials were like the Korean commercials below.  Absolutely hilarious. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CshYg0Tc-7k&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4C6zWKhVmkg&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Source: Android

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LG’s LU2300 Superphone Due Next Quarter

Looks like LG is ready to start rolling out their Android-based  superphones.  Next up for the handset maker is their touch-only LU2300.  Featuring a Snapdragon processor, 5 megapixel camera, Tv-Tuner,

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SK Telecom to Rely Heavily on Android for Smartphones, Too

SK Telecom Co., the largest carrier in South Korea’s (by revenue) has announced that they are planning to sell over 2 million smartphones this year with the bulk of them