6 Reasons to Get an LG Optimus G

LG Optimus G

LG Optimus G

LG recently unveiled its newest flagship smartphone in the Philippines – the LG Optimus G. Boasting of powerful performance and innovative design, it certainly posed a big challenge to competitors when compared side by side on a feature per feature basis.

Here are six reasons why you should get a new LG Optimus G, as presented by Faith Mijares, Product Manager of Mobile Communications (LG Electronics Philippines) in the unveiling earlier this month.

LG Optimus G Launch

LG Optimus G Launch

  • Quad Core

    Quad-Core Krait CPU

    Quad-Core Performance

    • Quad core is the level to beat nowadays when it comes to Android smartphone muscle power. It also claims to deliver more than 40 percent greater CPU performance, three times better graphics and efficiency power management compared to existing Quad-Core processors.
    • The Quad-Core Krait CPU can each clock up to 1.5GHz and includes Asynchronous Symmetric Multiprocessing (aSMP)
    • The Snapdragon S4 Pro also incorporates the next-generation Adreno 320 GPU ideal for smoother play in gaming
    • 2GB RAM, 32GB memory, and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
Snapdragon S4 Pro Performance Quadrant Test

Snapdragon S4 Pro Performance Quadrant Test

  • Viewing Experience + Awesome Apps

    • With a 4.7-inch WXGA True HD IPS Plus Display and 320ppi pixel density (1280×768 pixels) screen, your hunger for crisp images will find it not lacking. The Stripe RGB IPS Panel with 15:9 aspect ratio shows natural and life-like images while the Zerogap Touch offers the slimmest panel display without diffused reflection for clearer and sharper visibility.
    • Awesome applications such as QSlide  for two screens in one display, QMemo handwriting app for note taking, and Qtranslate which is handy for travelers in translating word photos into the language of your choice.
LG Optimus G Dual Screen

LG Optimus G QSlide

QMemo On-Screen Handwriting Application

QMemo On-Screen Handwriting Application

Cheese Shutter: 'Say Cheese!'

Cheese Shutter: 'Say Cheese!'

  • Battery Capacity

    • The LG Optimus G ’s high-density technology provides for a longer battery life with a 2100 mAh battery. Moreover, the Snapdragon S4 Pro’s Asynchronous Symmetric Multiprocessing (aSMP) plus the energy-saving white UI background enhances it further.
A 2100 mAh battery powers the LG Optimus G

A 2100 mAh battery powers the LG Optimus G

  • High-Resolution Camera

    • Expect great image quality with a 13MP high-resolution camera, so far the best in smartphone rear cameras to date.
LG Optimus G Camera

LG Optimus G Camera: 13MP main camera + LED flash, 1,3MP front camera

  • Slim Design and Enhanced UX 

    • The LG Optimus G features a jet-black unibody form and Gorilla glass materials both in front and the back. The back also sports a unique pattern design for your sophisticated taste.
    • provides a unique user experience (UX) care of the QSlide Function and Live Zooming.
Smartphone Body: Bottom View

Smartphone Body: Bottom View

Smartphone Body: Side View w/ Power Button

Smartphone Body: Left Side View w/ Power Button

Jet-Black Finish when screen is off

Jet-Black Finish when screen is off

Smartphone Body: Right Side View w/ Volume control

Smartphone Body: Right Side View w/ Volume control

  • Connectivity: LTE Ready + NFC connectivity 

    • The LG Optimus G is the first LTE device featuring Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 Pro (APQ8064) processor with a Quad-Core Krait CPU
    • It also employs NFC connectivity
Wi-Fi & LTE Ready

Wi-Fi & LTE Ready

Smart Share

Smart Share

LG Mobile aggressively focuses on setting new standards in mobile technologies and developing market-leading smartphones with superb hardware functionality, innovative design and outstanding displays. Through innovations that enhance users’ everyday lives, we are optimistic that LG Mobile will continue to set trends and shape the future of mobile phones,” said Lawrence Kim, vice president for Mobile Communications at LG Electronics Philippines.

Celebrity endorser Heart Evangelista joins KC Montero and LG Executives

Celebrity endorser Heart Evangelista joins KC Montero and LG Executives

Gadget Gambit on the LG Optimus G

Gadget Gambit on the LG Optimus G

LG Optimus G Smartphone

LG Optimus G Smartphone

Aptly captured in its slogan, “live without boundaries,” LG Optimus G’s powerful performance and multi-tasking capabilities makes this smartphone deserving to be one of  your choices among the top. Have I mentioned its competitive price of P 26,900? Know more about it at http://facebook.com/lgoptimusph. It is now available in LG Mobile concept stores and dealers in the Philippines.

About Jonel Uy

Jonel Uy is the Chief Creative of GadgetGambit.com. Hailing from UP Diliman with a degree in Computer Science, he is also the Managing Director of Blogger Circles Inc. engaging and amplifying social media campaigns for brands. On Mondays, he teaches information technology classes at a local college.
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