Among the promising LG’s flagship smartphones, LG Optimus 4X HD has been announced to the market. This smartphone is certainly the initial smartphone in the world that's been included with the True HD display along with the 4-PLUS-1 quad-core mobile processor. The following are the specifications overview of LG Optimus 4X HD to find out whether it will match up with several other high-end phones in the market.
The layout of LG Optimus 4X HD is the slate smartphone with the large display of 4.7" as owned by HTC One X. This True HD IPS screen delivers the highest display quality of 720 x 1280 pixels with the high pixel density of 312 ppi but it has not been equipped with the Gorilla Glass protection. The phone comes along with only 8.9 mm of thickness but it’s apparently a little bit thicker as compared to Samsung Galaxy S3 with its 8.6 millimeters thin.
Relating to hardware specifications, LG Optimus 4X HD comes packed with the quad-core 1.5 Ghz processor combined with the 1 GB of RAM and NVidia Tegra 3 chipset. This chipset has been considered to be capable of delivering the great 3D performance both for apps and games. Towards the data storing, there will be the 16 GB of built-in storage which can be expanded with the microSD or microSDHC card up to 32 GB. Towards the operating system, the Ice Cream Sandwich OS has been installed to this phone together with the custom LG’s interface. To back up the overall performance, this smartphone has been included with the standard battery power of 2150 mAh which may be viewed to be adequate enough to power up the processor and large screen.
For the digital photography necessities, this smartphone sports the 8 megapixels camera that may provide the optimum screen resolution of 1920x1080p along with the single-LED flash, autofocus and the back-illuminated sensor (BSI). Also, it facilitates for HD video capturing by using its 1080p HD camcorder and moreover the 1.3-megapixel of front camera can be utilized for the video calling necessity. This camera spec is comparable with the iPhone 4s particularly for the 1080p HD video recording capability.
Internet Connection and Connectivity Features
For accessing the World Wide Web, LG Optimus 4X HD runs using quad-band GSM, dual-band UMTS and HSDPA with the internetspeed of up to 21.1 Mbps. The default web browser supports for HTML and also Adobe flash and it also has been furnished with the capability to upload video to YouTube. Towards the connection tools, this smartphone features a complete connectivity features such as Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, USB 2.0 (mass storage device and USB charging, HDMI (via microUSB), NFC, DLNA, PC sync and Over the Air (OTA) sync.
Cost, Positives and Negatives
The pre-order price of LG Optimus 4X HD is about $899 with no contract. The pros of this phone are the big screen, great pixel density, speedy processor, excellent RAM and chipset, latest operating system, and pretty good camera specs. However, this phone does not have Gorilla Glass and 4G LTE capability to be able to gain a faster internet access.