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LG Optimus 2X has started to go into pre-order mode over in Europe

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LG Optimus 2X has started to go into pre-order mode over in Europe
There is no surprise about the huge anticipation befalling people all around about the LG Optimus 2X, but Europeans are just one step closer in obtaining this highly prized Android powered smartphone.

Specifically, Expansys over in the UK is offering pre-orders for the handset which is going for the price of free with certain Vodafone contracts. Moreover, you can pick up a SIM-free version of the handset for the extravagant cost of £499.99 ($800) – but then again, you have to take into consideration that it's packing a dual-core Tegra 2 chip-set under the hood. Now even though you'll be able to place your pre-order through Expansys right now, don't expect to see it arrive on your front door any time soon seeing that it's slated to ship March 21st.

Additionally, Danish store Ellos is also offering pre-orders for it at the price of 3599 DKK ($650) with a ship date of February 25th. Obviously, it's nice to see some concrete dates with the LG Optimus 2X since there is no word yet about the potential of seeing a US carrier taking hold of the handset.

source: Expansys & Ellos via Android Central

Expansys is offering pre-orders for the LG Optimus 2X.

Expansys is offering pre-orders for the LG Optimus 2X.


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posted on 19 Jan 2011, 18:53 1

1. cheetah2k (Posts: 772; Member since: 16 Jan 2011)


I bet LG sells more of these in its first week, than Apple did with the iPhone 4. Dual core, big beautiful screen, quick web browsing, competitive pricing.. What more can you ask for!

However, IMO if it wasn't for LG's poor track record releasing firmware updates, I'd be swapping my Nexus S for it for sure... I will probably hang on to the NS until HTC get with the dual core scene :-D

posted on 19 Jan 2011, 23:56

3. bucky (Posts: 1338; Member since: 30 Sep 2009)


I wouldnt put my money on that one. You own a samsung, which is pretty much the iphone of the android croud...

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 02:01

4. cheetah2k (Posts: 772; Member since: 16 Jan 2011)


Um... nah. The SGS is so last year, with its lag and all :-p

posted on 19 Jan 2011, 20:06

2. Husker62 (Posts: 13; Member since: 03 Aug 2009)


I thought u guys said that this phone was coming to T-mobile. What gives?

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 02:47

5. bgegz420 (unregistered)


Amazon.de has it for 499€ ;-)

http://www.amazon.de/LG-OPTIMUS-Dual-Core-Smartphone-Touchscreen/dp/B004IK82L2/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qi d=1295513136&sr=8-1

posted on 20 Jan 2011, 21:26

6. chinakidoliver.iab (Posts: 75; Member since: 07 Dec 2010)


i want this phone so friggin bad

posted on 01 Feb 2011, 00:35

8. Albert (unregistered)


Good Phone..with Lot of other feature.

Dual core, Nova display, WiFi Direct, 5.0 MP camera, much a worth deal

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