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Retrospective: LG's best phones from the last 10 years, culminating with the new G3

Retrospective: LG's best phones from the last 10 years, culminating with the new G3

posted: 27 May 2014, 23:21

LG is now making some of the world's most advanced smartphones, and we're taking a look at the handsets that helped it become what it is today...

LG Optimus One for Republic Wireless has features borrowed from CyanogenMod

LG Optimus One for Republic Wireless has features borrowed from CyanogenMod

posted: 23 Nov 2011, 19:08

Republic Wireless is the upstart carrier that offers a $19 per month unlimited service as long as you use the specially outfitted LG Optimus One offered; calls are made over Wi-Fi using Sprint's cellular network...

LG Optimus One gets updated to Android 2.3 Gingerbread... in Romania

LG Optimus One gets updated to Android 2.3 Gingerbread... in Romania

posted: 27 Jun 2011, 05:29

The update to the latest Android is starting to roll out for the popular LG Optimus One, which was one of LG's best-sellers last year. The first batch appears to have hit in Romania, of all places...

AT&T might soon get a version of the LG Optimus One after an image of it leaks

AT&T might soon get a version of the LG Optimus One after an image of it leaks

posted: 07 Apr 2011, 14:40

You know there is something not right with the picture when the nation’s number one carrier isn’t on board with one of the most affordable Android smartphones around. Well, it seems that customers just might...

Android 2.3 Gingerbread update for the LG Optimus One will possibly arrive in May

Android 2.3 Gingerbread update for the LG Optimus One will possibly arrive in May

posted: 16 Mar 2011, 12:41

It looks like we’re closing in on that reality seeing that LG India mentioned a time frame of some time before the end of May for Gingerbread’s arrival. However, it’s worth noting that it doesn’t necessarily...

Virgin Mobile's LG Optimus V already for sale

Virgin Mobile's LG Optimus V already for sale

posted: 29 Jan 2011, 13:45

Earlier in the week we reported that Virgin Mobile was about to get the LG Optimus V, which is their version one the LG Optimus One. Even though the device isn't expected to be sold on-line Virgin Mobile until February 1st, it appears that some...

LG Optimus One arriving on Virgin Mobile as Optimus V

LG Optimus One arriving on Virgin Mobile as Optimus V

posted: 24 Jan 2011, 06:44

The LG Optimus One is one of the most popular affordable Android handsets out there – with a modification for almost each of the major carriers, you can even choose your network freely. And now Virgin Mobile joins the rest with its own...

LG Optimus One sales reach 2 million, AT&T-flavored Optimus One coming soon

LG Optimus One sales reach 2 million, AT&T-flavored Optimus One coming soon

posted: 10 Dec 2010, 08:47

We are starting to wonder if this is not some sort of a marketing campaign for LG with all the denying and uncertainty over the LG Optimus One upgrade to Android 2.3. In any case, sales of the LG Optimus One...

LG does a 180 degree turn and says Optimus One will get Android 2.3

LG does a 180 degree turn and says Optimus One will get Android 2.3

posted: 09 Dec 2010, 16:10

Two days after an message on LG's Facebook page suggested that the LG Optimus One was being shut out of receiving the Gingerbread upgrade for lack of a 1GHz chip, LG has changed its mind and the whole alphabet soup of...

LG Optimus One series stuck with Froyo?

LG Optimus One series stuck with Froyo?

posted: 08 Dec 2010, 09:56

With all the good Gingerbread news coming from all sources, expectations for Android 2.3 are pumped up high. Even Googleplex was invaded by the gingerbread man! But unfortunately, a view from the window is all that owners of the LG Optimus One series...

Android 2.3 requires no minimum processor speed, Motorola DROID owners smile

Android 2.3 requires no minimum processor speed, Motorola DROID owners smile

posted: 08 Dec 2010, 02:50

Despite the word of some high powered experts proclaiming that Android 2.3 would require a minimum processing speed of 1GHz, a Google insider begs to differ allowing owners of models like the original Motorola...

Kelly Brook becomes the face of the LG Optimus One

Kelly Brook becomes the face of the LG Optimus One

posted: 23 Nov 2010, 23:30

Kelly Brook, an actress/model from England, has become the official face of the LG Optimus One in the U.K., boding well for the continued sales of LG's incredibly successful Android 2.2 device...

LG Optimus One achieves 1 million unit sales in the first 40 days

LG Optimus One achieves 1 million unit sales in the first 40 days

posted: 16 Nov 2010, 00:08

LG, which has been suffering from a nose-dive in handset sales, is celebrating the sale of 1 million Optimus One (S,T) devices in the first 40 days of availability, boding well for their future Android ventures...

LG's video for the LG Optimus One introduces us to Applehead

LG's video for the LG Optimus One introduces us to Applehead

posted: 07 Nov 2010, 12:31

Mix in your typical buddy-cop film with Kill Bill and The Wizard of Oz, throw in a shot at Apple and Steve Jobs, and you have this interesting video made for the LG Optimus One...

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