LG Optimus Vu Unwrapped Just Ahead of MWC 2012

February 20, 2012, By Sanjeev Ramachandran

The Optimus Vu from the LG stables had turned one of the most awaited devices, of late. Though an MWC unveiling was expected, LG has surprised everyone by showing off their next smartphone just ahead of the event.

As you all know, the LG Optimus Vu handset was in the news as the hybrid device that could pose stiff competition to the Samsung Galaxy Note.

As had been reported earlier, the Optimus Vu is a tablet/smartphone hybrid device sporting some exclusive features that has all in it to lure you. The Vu boasts a large 5-inch IPS display with a resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels.

The Vu stands out with its unique 4:3 aspect ratio that gives a clear viewing and aids the scribbling of notes on the screen. Under the hood, the smartphone is equipped with a 1.5GHz dual-core processor, 1GB DDR2 RAM and 32GB internal memory.

An 8-megapixel rear shooter with auto focus and LED flash and a 1.3-megapixel front facing shooter are integrated in the device.

The Android 2.3 Gingerbread powered device will be getting the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich upgrading soon after its release.

A 2,080 mAh battery backs the handset that boasts dimensions of 139.6 x 90.4 x 8.5mm. Other notable features include the special built-in QuickClip hotkey, a dedicated Rubberdium pen, Polaris Office app, HDMI, DLNA, 4G LTE support and lot more.

The 8.5mm Vu designed with LG’s exclusive floating mass technology is currently the thinnest 4G LTE handset. The smartphone scheduled to reach the Korean market in March will be showcased at the LG booth in MWC. Will you be there?

© 2008-2012 DeviceMag.com - All rights reserved | Privacy Policy