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The LG Optimus G is an LTE-enabled, Android 4.0 handset featuring a 4.7-inch IPS display with a 1280 x 768 resolution and is powered by Qualcomm's 1.5GHz quad-core Snapdragon S4 Pro family of processors paired to 2GB of RAM.

Description

  • Status: Available
  • Availability date: Nov. 2, 2012
  • Price at launch: $199.99

Availability

  • Alias: Optimus G L-01E, LG-F180

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  • Thickness: .33 inches
  • Form factor: Slab
  • Color: Black, White

Hardware

  • Screen size (diagonal): 4.7 inches
  • Technology: IPS LCD
  • Resolution (Y): 1280 px
  • Resolution (X): 768 px
  • PPI: 317.6
  • Touchscreen type: Capacitive

Display

  • Carriers: AT&T
  • GSM: Yes
  • UMTS / HSPA: Yes
  • LTE: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Wi-Fi support: 802.11n, 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11a
  • 802.11n frequencies: 5GHz, 2.4GHz
  • Bluetooth: Yes
  • Bluetooth version: Bluetooth 4.0

Connectivity

  • Manufacturer: Qualcomm
  • Brand / family: Snapdragon S4 Pro
  • Model: APQ8064
  • Clock speed: 1.5 GHz
  • Number of cores: 4

Processor

  • Manufacturer: Qualcomm
  • Model: Adreno 320

GPU

  • RAM size: 2 GB
  • RAM type: DDR2

Memory

  • Internal size: 16 GB, 32 GB
  • External: Yes
  • Max external size: 64 GB
  • External type: microSD

Storage

  • Resolution: 1.3 megapixels

Front Camera

  • Resolution: 8 megapixels

Rear Camera

  • Operating system: Android
  • Launch OS version: 4.0

Software

  • Video out: Yes
  • Headphone jack: 3.5mm
  • Other ports: Micro USB

Interface

Compass (Magnetometer), Proximity, Ambient light, Gyroscope, Accelerometer

Sensors

  • Capacity: 2100 mAh

Battery

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