After a series of leaks and rumors, LG has officially announced the successor to the Optimus G. LG today has unveiled its new flagship Android smartphone, the LG G2. The device features a 5.2-inch True HD-IPS + 1920 x 1080 screen with 423ppi and is powered by a 2.26GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor with Adreno 330 graphics. The device measures 138.5 x 70.9 x 8.9mm and weighs 143g. Additionally the device comes along with 2 GB RAM and runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean.
The device arrives in the 32GB version with an additional microSD card slot included which can be used for further expansion. Another peculiar development is the notable arrival of the nano-SIM for its latest handset, thus following on the lines of Apple initially and supported by Asus and Motorola recently.
The device has a 13-megapixel camera is on the rear with optical image stabilization and has a 2.1-megapixel on the front. However, the camera cannot be considered as a direct rival to the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom or Nokia Lumia 1020. The camera encompasses an LED flash than a Xenon one.
LG G2 comes into sight with a new rear design and the volume slider which has grabbed the cynosure of attention during the leaks, speculations arrives confirming its presence on the rear. The device also supports 4G connectivity.
Technical Specifications of the LG G2:
- Processor: 2.26GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 featuring quad Krait CPU
- Display: 5.2-inch Full HD IPS (1080 x 1920 pixels / 423 ppi)
- Memory: 32GB / 16GB
- RAM: 2GB LPDDR3 800MHz
- Camera: Rear 13.0MP with OIS / Front 2.1MP
- Battery: 3,000mAh
- Operating System: Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2
- Size: 138.5 x 70.9 x 8.9mm
- Colors: Black / White
- Connectivity Options: 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+ 42Mbps, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, GPS / aGPS
The LG G2 arrives in Black and White colors and it will be released out globally by over 130 carriers in the next eight weeks. This will begin in South Korea which will be followed by America, Europe and other key markets.