Thursday, December 16, 2010
LG Electronics (LG) today announced the LG Optimus 2X, the world’s first and fastest dual-core smartphone powered by NVIDIA Tegra 2 1Ghz Dual-core Processor. The phone will be available in next month in Korea and soon it will be available in Europe and Asia too. Currently the LG Optimus 2X is running on Android 2.2 (Froyo) and will be upgradeable to Android 2.3 (Gingerbread).
With 4-inch WVGA screen the powerful NVIDIA Tegra 2 1Ghz Dual-core Processor gives the rich browsing, application and internet browsing experience with flawless touch response. LG Optimus 2X runs at a clock speed of 1GHz and boasts low power consumption and high performance for playing video and audio with multi tasking. The LG Optimus 2X has 8GB memory and expandable memory card slot allow users to expand its memory up to 32GB via microSD card.
LG Optimus 2X has two cameras, 8 megapixel rear camera and 1.3 megapixel front camera for video calling purpose. The 8 megapixel rear camera is capable of taking HD videos (1080p MPEG-4/H.264 playback and recording) along with HDMI mirroring .HDMI mirroring allow users to connect the mobile phone to the HD televisions and other HDMI ready devices. Additionally, the phone has ability to connect via DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) compatible digital device such as HD TVs for a console-like gaming experience, thanks to HDMI mirroring, accelerometer and gyro sensor.
Key specifications of LG Optimus 2X:
- 1Ghz Dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 Processor
- Android 2.2 (Froyo), upgradable to Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
- 4-inch WVGA screen
- 8GB memory
- Up to 32GB expandable via microSD card
- 1,500 mAh battery
- 8 megapixel rear camera with HD video recording
- 1.3 megapixel front camera for video calling
- HDMI mirroring
- DLNA (Digital Living Network Alliance) compatible
- HDMI mirroring
- Micro-USB port