Gadgets Magazine

LG Optimus G – A Brief Overview

Posted on the 27 February 2013 by Jyoti Arora @Jy0tiAr0ra

Competition might be stressful for the competitors, but when the competitors are consumer electronic companies, it’s actually quite fun for the consumers.

Right now, there’s a race going on in the smartphone market. And companies are going head to head to bring on the latest and the best.  The speed by which new and exciting gadgets are being launched is really remarkable.

Continuing this trend, LG today launched yet another smartphone as its challenger in the race. This latest smartphone by LG has been named LG Optimus G.

LG Optimus G

LG Optimus G

Optimus G that launched in New Delhi on 27th February, 2013 is being termed as ’Next-Gen Genius-Optimus G.

According to LG,  Optimus G, that comes with the price tag of Rs 34,500, ‘blends LG’s Superior Design & Display technology with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 processor to take consumers’ mobile experience to an  entirely new level.’ The phone also boasts of special features like Dual Screen / Dual Play, QSlide, Quick Translator, NFC. It is also being claimed to be the  first smartphone to run on Snapdragon S4 Pro.

LG Optimus G-1

Here’s a quick look at some of its features and specifications:

Size: 5.15″ (H) x 2.82″ (W) x 0.33″ (D)

Display: 4.7-inch True HD IPS Plus Display, aspect ratio is 15:9 and pixel density is 320ppi. Optimus G also has Zerogap Touch display technology which brings visuals closer to the surface of the screen that promises to enhance the visual expeirence.

Processor:  Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro 1.5 GHz Quad-core processor

OS:   Android Jellybean (v4.1.2)

UI: Optimus 3.0 UI

Battery:  2,100mAh battery

Storage: 32 GB,  64 GB of expandable memory.


Camera: 13MP rear camera, 1.3MP front facing camera

4 G Technology: HSPA+, LTE

Design: LG Optimus G has a sleek Bar form. According to LG, the special design features of Optimus G include ‘a premium glass-made back graced with a crystal pattern. This patented Crystal Reflection has the ability to display different patterns depending on the angle and lighting.’


QuickSlide : a multitasking feature that enables the user to simultaneously run two apps

QuickTranslator:  For easy translation of any international language into English and vice-versa

QuickMemo: Make quick notes on any screenshot even during an active call.

Video Zoom In: Zoom in/ out of a live video.

Dual Screen Dual Play: Allows mirroring between the smartphone and a TV, activates different contents on each screen.

Camera SmartShutter: Senses movement and automatically adjusts shutter speed for better and blur free pictures

CheeseShutter: Automatically clicks a picture when one says ‘Cheese’.

Over all, the phone looks very interesting with some really cool features. Here’s hoping it will deliver in performance all that it promises with its specifications and features.


Jyoti Arora
Author of Dream’s Sake, Samsung Mobiler


Facebook Page
Google Plus
Google Plus Page

You Might Also Like :

Back to Featured Articles on Logo Paperblog

These articles might interest you :

  • 5 Fictional Fashion Icons Who Can Inspire You to Look Stylish, Cool & Quirky

    Fictional Fashion Icons Inspire Look Stylish, Cool Quirky

    5 fictional fashion icons who would inspire you to look stylish, cool and quirky Being stylish usually means keeping up with the latest trends and maintaining... Read more

    The 24 June 2018 by   Khadija Beauty
  • Some Other June

    Some Other June

    Still camera-less but around here, one June looks much like another. These are from 2014 but they could have been taken yesterday -- day lilies rioting, tomatoe... Read more

    The 24 June 2018 by   Vickilane
  • A Guide to Choosing the Best Summer Fabrics

    Guide Choosing Best Summer Fabrics

    In summer, with high temperatures, to survive the heat it is important to wear clothing that let the skin breathe. There are types of fabrics that in contact... Read more

    The 24 June 2018 by   Fashionbloggeritalia
  • Tasting Notes: Black Isle: 5-A-Day

    Tasting Notes: Black Isle: 5-A-Day

    Black Isle: 5-A-Day (Scotland: Fruit Session IPA: 3.5% ABV)Visual: Darkened yellow to brown. Very large off white bubbled head.Nose: Passion-fruit. Lightly... Read more

    The 23 June 2018 by   Alcoholandaphorisms
  • About 60% of Methane is Released By Oil and Gas Operations, Study Shows

    About Methane Released Operations, Study Shows

    About 60% of Methane is Released By Oil and Gas Operations than EPA Thought, Study Shows Based on a study which was released on Thursday, it has been... Read more

    The 23 June 2018 by   Rinkesh
  • Classic Media Advertising Pages

    Classic Media Advertising Pages

    I frequently feel like running the Harvey Mercheum is a lot like juggling, trying to keep many balls in the air at once. It turns out that I am a terrible... Read more

    The 23 June 2018 by   Hmcurator
  • Blogs to Check Out

    Hello everyone, I hope all is well with you. Summer break is here! Finally. I didn’t think it would ever get here. Winter was way too long this year. This summe... Read more

    The 23 June 2018 by   Lisaorchard