LG Optimus 2X will hit the South Korean market in January 2011. Thereafter the newbie will be launched in other countries in Asia and Europe. Upgrade to Android 2.3 (Gingerbread) is also planned by the company.
World’s first dual-core processor based smartphone LG Optimus 2X launched by LG. The device is based on a 1-GHz Chipset NVIDIA Tegra 2 and Google’s Android 2.2 (Froyo) platform.
The 2X features a large 4-inch WVGA resolution touchscreen display, dual cameras, support for 1080p HD recording and playback – even on external displays. The Optimus 2X, previously known as the LG Star, is a high-end smartphone and a welcome addition to LG’s typical mid-range offerings.
The Optimus 2X comes equipped with 8GB of internal storage space and has a microSD memory card slot for adding more storage. A micro-USB is used for charging and connecting the phone to personal computers, and this uber-smartphone also comes equipped with not only an accelerometer, but also a gyroscope sensor.
The Optimus 2X includes the following features:
- 1Ghz Dual-core Processor (NVIDIA Tegra 2)
- 4-inch WVGA screen
- 8GB memory (up to 32GB via microSD)
- 1,500 mAh battery
- 8 megapixel rear camera and 1.3 megapixel front camera
- HDMI mirroring
- 1080p MPEG-4/H.264 playback and recording
- Android 2.2 Froyo (upgradeable to Android 2.3 Gingerbread)