LG Optimus G (Sprint)

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In the Android world right now, all eyes are on LG. After years of sub-par products, the company has found relevance again with the Optimus G, garnering serious attention from US carriers and consumers alike. Available on both Sprint and AT&T in the US, the Optimus G is intriguing for another reason: it's widely rumored to be the basis for the next Nexus device from Google. The Optimus G represents LG's best effort to leave its midrange identity behind once and for all, with flagship specs...

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Basic Specs

Thickness .33 inches
Weight .32 pounds
Form factor Slab
Screen size (diagonal) 4.7 inches
Carriers Sprint
Operating system Android
Launch OS version 4.0

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Tech Specs

Also Known As...

Alias Optimus G L-01E, LG-F180

Hardware

Height 5.19 inches
Width 2.71 inches
Thickness .33 inches
Weight .32 pounds
Form factor Slab
Color Black, White

Display

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

Connectivity

Carriers Sprint
CDMA 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

Processor

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

GPU

Manufacturer Qualcomm
Model Adreno 320

Memory

RAM size 2 GB
RAM type DDR2

Storage

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

Front Camera

Resolution 1.3 megapixels

Rear Camera

Resolution 13 megapixels

Software

Operating system Android
Launch OS version 4.0

Interface

Video out Yes
Headphone jack 3.5mm
Other ports Micro USB

Sensors

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

Battery

Capacity 2100 mAh

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    Reviewed by Jennah (Currently owns)

    It is fast because of its processor and 2GB ram which is also perfect for multi-taskers like me..The good news is that an upgrade is now available to a Jelly Bean..But it think it is only for Sprint users http://www.squidoo.com/lg-optimus-g-review

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