Could LG Optimus G become the Optimus Nexus? Probably

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As many of you know, LG re-introduced the Optimus G yesterday and made it known that it would it hit international markets come October.  With us here in the United States anxiously awaiting our release, we begin to wonder how and where it will make its debut.  Could it be a Verizon follow-up ...

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LG Optimus G to hit global markets in October

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LG today re-announced its quad-core Optimus G, confirming it for a Korean release next week, followed by a global rollout in October.  Yes, this is the same handset introduced in late August.  LG, for its part, decided today would be a better time for unveiling some of its key user experience ...

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LG and Qualcomm set to rock our world on September 19

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As if there were not enough mobile tech press conferences in September, LG has just officially sent out invitations to a September 19 event. Teaming with processor manufacturer Qualcomm, it’s a pretty good bet that they will announce the U.S. availability of the Optimus G. Things get ...

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Might LG announce U.S. details for Optimus G on September 18?

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If you’re one of those people who look to press images for clues as to potential launch dates, then you might expect LG to announce details for the Optimus G.  CNET believes that this could be the case, given the fact that LG has an event scheduled for September 18.  As to whether or ...

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This Day in Android: LG announces first Android handset (2009)

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Can you believe that it was three years ago today that LG announced their first Android-based smartphone, the LG-GW620? Seems like only yesterday (single tear from cheek). For reasons unknown, the handset didn’t even have a catchy name, just the strange model number.  Nevertheless, it was ...

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AT&T announces $50 LG Escape for September 16

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Well, that didn’t take long, did it? Less than a week after it was first leaked,  AT&T has officially announced that the LG Escape will join its Android roster on September 16.  Priced at a very affordable $50 with two-year service agreement, the Escape runs Android 4.0 and features a ...

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U.S. Cellular announces $79.99 LG Splendor

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U.S. Cellular today added another Android handset to its smartphone lineup with the introduction of the LG Splendor.  Priced at $79.99 with two-year service agreement ($100 mail-in rebate), the handset runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and features a 1 GHz processor, 2 GB of internal memory ...

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Press-ready image of LG Escape slides online

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A press-ready image of the upcoming LG Escape has found its way online roughly one week after the handset first leaked to the internet.  As you can see from the image below, the smartphone definitely has AT&T branding, and looks to match up with the initial specs.  Still no word on when the ...

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Verizon announces LG Intuition for Sept 6

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Verizon today announced that they will be offering the LG Intuition as part of their Android lineup starting September 6.  Known in other parts of the world as the Optimus Vu, the smartphone runs Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich and features a 5-inch 650 NIT (4:3) display, a 1.5 GHz dual-core ...

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LG Splendor with US Cellular branding leaked

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LG’s addition to Optimus smartphones line which is known as the “L-Style“, is around us from a long time now. Now it seems US Cellular is planning to grab a phone from the “L-Style”, as an image of LG Splendor US730 is leaked by smartphenom.com, and the device is ...

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Listen to AndroidGuys Podcast #127

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It has been a while since we last got together, what with summer vacations, breaks, real jobs, newborns, and other obligations.  All that’s over though and school is back in.  Scott Webster and Nick Gray get together to discuss all the big IFA stuff from August 29, including the Samsung ...

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LG to introduce dual-core 4.7-inch Optimus L9

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LG is set to formally announce yet another powerful and gorgeous Android device this week at IFA with the debut of the Optimus L9.  Powered by Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, the handset will feature a 1GHz dual-core processor and 4.7-inch IPS display.  Additionally, the smartphone will boast ...

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LG announces a quad-core LTE beast with Optimus G

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LG today announced their newest super phone the LG Optimus G.  Packing some amazing specs, the word super phone is not a stretch.  Details include a 1.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro processor with LTE capabilities, a 4.7-inch 1280×768 True HD Screen, and 2GB RAM.  Powered by Android ...

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Verizon prepping for LG Spectrum 2, Samsung Stratosphere II

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Yet another pair of Verizon smartphones have hit the proverbial radar, with word of new Samsung and LG models.  While details are light at this time, we can look for Verizon to debut the Samsung Stratosphere II and LG Spectrum 2 in the near future. The Samsung Stratosphere II is expected to ...

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LG Optimus Vu 2 announced for Korea

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LG has announced the successor to the Optimus Vu, putting it on Korea’s calendar for September.  The full list of details is nowhere to be found at this point but we’re pretty sure that stuff will come out in short order. We do know that it will feature an infrared sensor and ...

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