LG becomes world’s first to launch dual-core processor smartphone—LG Optimus 2X with Android

Leaving the more likable competitors behind, LG has become the first company to introduce a dual-core phone. LG, a Korean company today launched the Android-powered Optimus 2X, the first phone ever to have a dual-core processor.

The phone is a follow-up to its successful low-end Optimus One phones.

LG Optimus 2X features:

1) Nvidia’s dual-core Tegra 2 processor running at 1 gigahertz

2) Has a 4-inch display

3) 8 megapixel rear camera

4) 1.3 megapixel front-facing camera for video conferencing

5) Will ship with Android 2.2 or Froyo, but upgradeable to the newer 2.3 or GingerBread.

6) Can record 1080p high-definition video (most phones today are limited to 720p HD recording).

7) 8 gigabytes of on-board storage, that can be extended with extra storage up to 32 gigabytes.

8) A 1,500mAh battery

Price and Availability: LG Optimus 2X will start selling in Korea next month, and it will hit countries in Europe in Asia afterward. There’s no word yet on its availability in US and its price yet. --------

No comments