Finally after months of wait and uncertainty, AT&T LG Optimus G Pro US release date has been confirmed, pre-order begins on May 10
For several months now we have been getting bombarded by the rumors of eventual launch of LG Optimus G Pro in United States, the 5.5 inch phablet from the Korean tech giant. But now it seems that it is closer than ever before and should be in our hands by mid this month.
The smart-phone with top of the line specifications will be launched in US on AT&T and the pre-order will begin on May 10. As far as details are available, it should be available on AT&T for merely $199.99, obviously with two year contract. Samsungâ€™s recently launched flagship handset Galaxy S4 too is available for almost the same amount.
The handset beats Samsungâ€™ Galaxy Note 2 handset down as it comes with far better capabilities than around a year old Galaxy Note 2. We are listening rumors about Galaxy Note 2â€™s eventual launch in the market within months, nonetheless so far Samsung hasnâ€™t said a single word about the launch of the next generation phablet. To be true, the Optimus G Pro is among the first handsets to come loaded with Snapdragon 600 quad-core processor.
Korean tech giantâ€™s Optimus G Pro comes with 5.5 inches, fullHD IPS Display with Zerogap Touch. Equipped with Qualcomm’s advanced Snapdragon 600 in its core, the Optimus G Pro is capable of providing smooth and flawless performance, to its users. The company has done exceedingly well on several counts. Maintaining the design heritage of the series, Optimus G Pro also sports an attractive checkerboard-like pattern on its back along with a one-hand grip. The Smartphone is equipped with improved versions of QSlide, QTranslator and QuickMemo. According to the President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company, Dr. Jong-seok Park the Optimus G Pro showcases LG’s leadership in display technology with its Full HD IPS Display and differentiated UX functions. “With a combination of style and a unique mobile experience, Optimus G Pro carries on the premium heritage of the entire Optimus G series.” He added. The launch of Optimus G Pro has come close to the heels of Galaxy note II being launched by its arch rival Samsung. It is a known fact that both LG and Samsung have been at loggerheads since a long time.
Specs of Optimus G Pro:
â€¢ Chipset: 1.7GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm? Snapdragonâ„¢ 600 Processor
â€¢ RAM: 2GB DDR
â€¢ Memory: 32GB / microSD (up to 32GB)
â€¢ Display: 5.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels / 400ppi)
â€¢ Camera: Rear 13.0MP with LED Flash / Front 2.1MP
â€¢ OS: Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean
â€¢ Battery: 3,140mAh (removable / wireless charging capable)
â€¢ Size: 150.2 x 76.1 x 9.4mm