LG Optimus G pro is large sized cellphone, also known as phablet. It was announced ahead of the MWC event which was supposed to take place in 2013 a scheduled. A teaser image provided on the LG Facebook revealed that this smartphone aims to take on the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 which is also a similar smartphone with 5.5 inches HD screen. The company has also said that G Pro uses a curved glass which gives the handset a 2.5 D effect.
Full technical specifications of LG Optimus G Pro android smartphone:
Hardware and O.S:
- It is powered by 1.7 GHz quad core Qualcomm processor.
- For better graphics quality, Adreno 320 GPU is provided.
- The processor and GPU together will provide you with peak performance.
- Dimensions of the phone: 139 x 70 x10 mm.
- It weighs approximately 160 grams.
- It uses Android v4.1.1, i.e. Android Jellybean as its platform, i.e. OS.
Display size, type:
- The all new LG Optimus G Pro features exuberant 5.5 inches true HD IPS LCD capacitive touch screen.
- You can enjoy movies and HD gaming on this phablet with ease.
- It has display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, with 16 million colors and pixel density of 400.
- Supports multi-touch feature input.
Connectivity options in Lg Optimus G Pro:
- One SIM card slot.
- Comes with mini SIM card slot and supports GSM network.
- It includes 2G network, with support for GPRS and EDGE internet connectivity.
- There is also 3G network and Wi-Fi along with LTE connectivity for lightning fast internet speeds.
- It can provide downloading speeds of up to 21 mbps and uploading speeds of up to 7 mbps on 3G networks.
- Along with it there is also 4G connectivity, you can get speeds as fast as 100 mbps on LTE (4G) networks. However, the Indian variant will not have LTE connectivity.
- You may also use this device for Wi-Fi tethering.
- For data transfer options, it has Bluetooth v4.0, NFC and micro USB v2.0 port.
- Capable of playing JAVA apps through JAVA MIDP emulator.
- Supports NFC too.
- There is also GPS with GLONASS for navigational purposes.
- You can also make conference calls in this smartphone through third party applications.
- 3.5 mm earphone jack for connecting earphones.
- Additional features: active noise cancellation through dedicated microphone, Photo viewer, document reader and writer, image editor, video editor, Google play store and more.
- The main camera of this cellphone is of 13 megapixels.
- It comes with LED flash and autofocus. That means you can take high quality snaps even in dark areas.
- Capable of recording 1080p HD videos.
- The rear camera is of 2.1 megapixels basically for making video calls.
- It has in built memory of 32 GB along with 2 GB of RAM.
- 2048 MB of virtual memory will prove handy and can provide good multi-tasking capabilities.
- There is also an external micro SD card slot so that you can you can expand memory further up to 64 GB.
- This smartphone will boast a battery of 3000 mAh Li-Po battery.
- The battery is non-removable type.
Price of LG Optimus G Pro smartphone:
It had recently arrived in India and was available for pre-bookings. However, you can now purchase it from various stores available or from online stores. It is available for price of 38,990 INR from Flipkart and 38,999 INR from Univercell.
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