LG is a well known name when it comes to mobile phones as the company has launched wide range of handsets for different segments of the people. LG started its mobile phone business in the year 1996 and since then it has launched phones in different series in different markets. The present day LG Electronics was formerly known by the name of LG Information & Communication Co. (LGIC). The phones by LG are designed keeping in mind the needs as well as the budget of the users and moreover the company also makes sure to keep itself updated with the latest technology in the field of communication. Smartphones have become the necessity of the present day consumers and in the same row, the company has launched various models that comes packed with variety of high end features. Android is the most popular OS these days and LG has also introduced its various models based on the OS. The following part of the article will talk about the Top 5 Best Android Smartphones launched by the LG company.
LG Optimus 4X HD P880
LG Optimus 4X HD P880 is one of the most popular phone by the company that comes loaded with features to take care of all your communication needs. Physical measurements of the phone stand at 132.4 X 68.1 X 8.9 mm in size with weight of around 133 grams. The content of the phone is visible clearly and in good quality on its 4.7 inches of True HD-IPS LCD capacitive touch screen that is made up of Corning Gorilla Glass and features 16M colors along with 720 X 1280 pixels resolution. The display of the phone also features Optimus UI v3.0 for smooth experience. Optimus 4X HD is powered by quad core Nvidia Tegra 3 processor that is clocked at 1.5GH and it runs on Android Ice Cream Sandwich OS. For photography enthusiasts, the phone comes packed with 8 MP camera that features LED flash so that good quality pictures can be captured even in low light conditions. Other camera features include AF, face and smile detection, image stabilization, touch focus, geo tagging and 1080p video recording at 30fps. A 1.3 front facing VGA camera for video calling is also present. Additional specifications include GPRS, EDGE, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, NFC, microUSB 2.0, FM Radio, GPS with AGPS, TV Out, music player, video player, Li-ion 2150 mAh battery and others.
LG Optimus 2X P990
LG Optimus 2X is another Android powered device launched by the company that runs on Froyo version of the OS that can be upgraded to ICS as well. The performance of the device is smooth and fast, thanks to Dual Core Nvidia Tegra 2 AP20H 1 GHz of Cortex A9 processor that comes along with ULP GeFGorce. The 4 inches of IPS LCD capacitive touch screen is made up of Corning Gorilla Glass so as to protect it from accidental damages and scratches. The display supports 233 ppi, 16M colors and resolution count of 480 X 800 pixels so that content appear to be clear and bright. Your all special moments can now be captured in form of images through 8 MP camera of the phone that can also do 1080p video recording at 24fps. Video calling with your near and dear ones will now become easy with its 1.3 MP front facing camera. Connectivity in the handset is provided through multiple options of GPRS, EDGE, USB 2.0, WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP and HTML/Adobe Flash Browser. The 1500 mAh of battery provides good back up which includes 7 hours and 50 minutes of talk time and around 400 hours of standby time. Additional specifications include multi-format music player, FM Radio with RDS, 8GB internal memory, up to 32GB of expandable external memory, 512MB RAM, video player and others.
LG Nexus 4 / Google Nexus 4
LG Nexus 4 E960 which is also known by the name of LG Nexus 4 or Google Nexus 4 runs on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean version of the OS that can also be upgraded to 4.2.2 OS. The quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 1.5 GHz of processor coupled with 2GB RAM and Adreno 320 GPU offers good performance speed to the users. Physically the phone measures 133.9 X 68.7 X 9.1mm in size and has a weight of around 139 grams and comes packed with big 4.7 inches of True HD IPS Plus capacitive touchscreen. The display of the phone is made up of Corning Gorilla Glass 2 and features multi touch along with resolution count of 768 X 1280 pixels. The phone will be available in internal memory options of 8GB and 16GB and will not have a card support. Connectivity options include GPRS, EDGE, WiFi, NFC, WiFi microUSB 2.0 and Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP. When it comes to entertainment the phone comes loaded with various features to take care of your entertainment and these include 8MP camera with AF and LED Flash, 1080p video recording, 1.3 MP front camera, video player, music player supporting multiple audio formats and access to Google Search/Maps and Gmail. Fueled by Li-Po 2100 mAh of battery, Nexus 4 E960 is capable of supporting talk time of around 15 hours and standby time of 390 hours in 3G Mode.
LG Optimus G E973
Another name that finds a place for itself in the family of top 5 Android smartphones by LG is LG Optimus G E973 that runs on 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich version of the OS that can be upgraded to 4.1.2 Jelly Bean. Powered by Quad Core 1.5 GHz of Krait processor the phone comes loaded with Adreno 320 GPU along with 2GB of RAM. Storage space will not bother you in this phone as it comes packed with 32GB of internal memory without any support for card slot. The big 4.7 inches of LCD capacitive touch screen in the phone is True HD-IPS and is made from Corning Gorilla Glass and features multi-touch along with LG Optimus UI v 3.0. Depending upon the market where it is launched, Optimus G E973 comes packed with either 8MP or 13MP of camera that is quite good in capturing good quality pictures as well as 1080p videos at 30 frames per second. A secondary 1.3 MP camera for video calling is also present. The Li-Po 2100 mAh of battery in the phone is capable of providing talk time of around 15 hours and standby time of 335 hours. Additional specifications include 3.5mm jack, Dolby mobile sound enhancement, GPRS, EDGE, microUSB 2.0, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, WiFi, USB Hot, GPS with AGPS and GLONASS, music player, video player and others.
LG Spectrum II 4G VS930
LG Spectrum II 4G VS930 is another phone that comes in the list of top 5 Android Smartphones and it is also known as LG Revolution 2. The measurements of the phone stand at 134.9 X 68.3 X 9.1mm with weight of around 148 grams. The 4.7 inches of LCD capacitive touch screen in the phone features True HD IPS, multi touch along with True HD Graphics Engine so as to offer bright, vibrant and clear quality of contents. The handset runs on the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich OS, which along with Dual Core 1.5 GHz Krait processor and GPU of Adreno 225 offers smooth performance experience. Accelerometer sensor, compass, gyro sensor and proximity sensor further enhance the overall user’s experience. LG Spectrum II 4G VS930 will prove to be a good choice for all those who need to talk for long hours as its Li-ion 2150 mAh of battery is capable of providing 10 hours of talk time and 480 hours o standby time. Music can be enjoyed even on the go with the presence of multi format music player. Additional specifications include 3.5mm jack, 1 GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 3GB , Push email facility, GPS with AGPS, SNS integration, True HD Movie editor, predictive text input and others.