Following in the footsteps of last year's glasses-free 3D smartphone, LG unveiled the Optimus 3D Max with 3D technology and a sleeker design.
SpainHandset maker LG unveiled its first quad-core processor smartphone, the LG
Optimus 4X HD, which combines Nvidia's latest 1.5GHz Tegra 3 CPU with a True HD
IPS display. The Tegra 3 is a 4-plus-1 quad-core mobile processor designed for
high-level multimedia performance but utilizes a fifth battery saver core to
handle less demanding tasks such as active standby and music playback.
with the True HD IPS display, the Optimus 4X HD offers an enhanced viewing
experience with high resolution, clarity, and no color or shape distortion. The
Optimus 4X HD also includes 16GB of internal memory and runs on the latest
version of Android OS, Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. In addition, it boasts
an 8-megapixel BSI (Backside Illumination) Sensor camera with LED flash and
advanced multimedia features to enrich the overall multimedia experience.
designers also made sure that looks didn't take a back seat to performance. The
8.9mm slim and sleek smartphone features a "prism-edged" design with
enhanced materials and finish.
introduced the world's first dual-core smartphone exactly one year ago, and
today we're announcing the next milestone," said Jong-seok Park, president
and CEO of LG Mobile Communications. "But speed in itself isn't what makes
LG Optimus 4X HD uniqueit's the benefit we're bringing to customers with the
HD multimedia experience in a mobile form factor."
in the footsteps of last year's glasses-free 3D smartphone, LG also unveiled
the Optimus 3D Max with 3D technology and a sleeker design. The Optimus 3D Max
offers both 2D and 3D modes, LG's brightened display, and 3G network speeds
that have been improved to HSPA+ 21M bps. LG Tag+ offers NFC (near field communication)
capabilities and automatic setting changes, which are possible by creating
predefined tags that are customized to certain modes such as car mode, office mode
or sleep mode.
on location, the predefined tags will automatically adjust various phone
settings, including WiFi, Bluetooth, GPS and sound volume.
features include an HD Converter to offer HD quality on a TV connected through
MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link), when transforming Open GL-based 2D games and
applications to 3D and viewing Google Earth; Range Finder to calculate the distance
between the camera and the subject as well as the dimensions of an object
through triangulation; and Out-focusing Shot to enhance camera quality through
image processing using depth information.
can convert Google Earth, Google Maps and other road views into 3D using the
enhanced 3D Converter. Furthermore, 3D photos and videos captured by the
Optimus 3D Max can also be viewed in a single-screen mode in 2D, using the 3D
Hot Key mounted on the side of the phone to toggle between 2D and 3D. LG also plans
to continue expanding video contents, applications and games optimized for the
focused on trimming details on the design of the Optimus 3D Max by keeping only
the essentials and eliminating everything else. Measuring only 9.6mm thin and
weighing 148 grams, the lean body with metallic and rounded edges includes
unique 3D-style cubicle icons that users can customize with their own photos
through the Icon Customizer.
Optimus 3D Max will first launch in Korea in March and will gradually roll out
in other markets starting in Europe. The device will receive an upgrade to
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich from Android 2.3 Gingerbread shortly after the