LG Optimus G2 mouthwatering specs leak - 5" Full HD screen and 2GHz quad-core to arrive in May

LG Optimus G2 mouthwatering specs leak - 5
A Korean publication that often leaks news about Samsung and LG's mobile plans, now claims that the LG Optimus G2 has been pulled ahead of schedule and will be released concurrently with the eventual Galaxy S IV about six months from now. 

This puts the release for May next year, and the specs are what we would expect from a truly high-end Android in 2013 - the 5" Full HD LCD panel with 440ppi pixel density you see in the thumb image, supplied by LG Display itself, and a 2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon Prime processor with a frugal 3rd generation LTE radio inside.

Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie is expected to run the show, and we hope LG Innotek comes with something even better than the 13 MP camera module that is in the current Optimus G flagship. There is no word on internal memory yet, but if LG wants the phone to be competitive, it will probably equip it with at least 32 GB, if not double that amount.

source: MK.co.kr via Techkiddy

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68 Comments

1. OpTiMuS_BlAcK

Posts: 418; Member since: May 04, 2012

BEAST! :O

7. Android4u

Posts: 456; Member since: Aug 16, 2012

agree. i cant wait to get my hands on this bad boy... 2013 is going to be a great year.. only thing i pray LG to do is put a monster battery in this..

65. richardyarrell2011

Posts: 510; Member since: Mar 16, 2011

Lg needs to STOP FRONTING. If they didn't put out jellbean on the Optimus G when they had plenty of time they won't put out Key lime pie on the Optimus G 2. Samsung they will never be the Galaxy S4 as well as the Galaxy Note 3 will piss all over the Lg Optimus G 2. Matter of fact today my current Galaxy Note 2 s**ts all over the Lg Optimus G. .

66. OpTiMuS_BlAcK

Posts: 418; Member since: May 04, 2012

Oooomph, butthurt much? ^_^

8. MeoCao unregistered

Agree, LG has stepped up its game lately. But Key Lime Pie? This is reserved for a Nexus, right?

12. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4766; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

How can an Android version be reserved for one specific line of phones or tablets??? I don't think that's right...unless you heard it form a reliable source. I'm not sure too, but enlighten me when you find out!

19. MeoCao unregistered

My pleasure, the first release of a new version of Android has always been on a Nexus. Key Lime Pie will not be released before May or June.

24. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4766; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

But this can't be Optimus Nexus...

49. skymitch89

Posts: 1451; Member since: Nov 05, 2010

Android 3.x (Honeycomb) was released just for tablet. Or does that not count because you don't remember it?

54. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4766; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

But lots of manufacturers made tablets with Honeycomb in it... We're talking about one line here...the nexus line, ding ding?

35. noim1

Posts: 297; Member since: May 15, 2012

I think it's reserved for Nexus 7" version 2 .....can't wait .....!!!!

59. Nadr1212

Posts: 741; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

I still believe in Sammy, their Galaxy S line phones were the best 3 Times in a role, if not then 4 (Counting the Galaxy S IV)

67. DanMarino13

Posts: 63; Member since: Feb 22, 2012

This phone does have beastly specs! regarding the Key Lime Pie and any variant of an Android OS being "reserved".... to clear up the honeycomb argument, 3.0 was optimized specifically for ANDROID TABLETS, not specifically one manufacturer or model. Typically google releases the next version of Android on a Nexus model, which then typically trickles down to the next manufacturers flagship phones and from then on is released on the mid-grade and high end models until the next version is released. However, Google doesn't neccesarily have to follow the pattern it's gone down in the past, they could have already switched the game plan for the next few versions of Android, or not. We won't know for sure until 5.0 is released!

45. AnTuTu

Posts: 1580; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

Haahahahahah well done LG Look at poor fruit now lolzzzz

2. sheik

Posts: 249; Member since: Sep 12, 2012

it will be a dud if its not equipped with a good battery

3. Shubham412302

Posts: 550; Member since: Nov 09, 2011

s4 prime is mouth watering great specs

10. sheik

Posts: 249; Member since: Sep 12, 2012

Nope, At 2 Ghz the processor becomes a battery hog...

14. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4766; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

The quad-core has to mean something don't it???

4. PhenomFaz

Posts: 1236; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

sounds like a good device from LG's camp if its released by MAy but they really need to work on their UI

5. whencatsruletheworld

Posts: 16; Member since: Sep 05, 2012

As much as I love technology and phones but phone industries is just moving tooooooooo quickly. But its good though. Cant wait for Android 5.0 but 4.2 seems perfect to me! lol

9. MeoCao unregistered

It will be JB 4.2 unless this is a Nexus.

6. bobfreking55

Posts: 866; Member since: Jul 15, 2011

LG finally found itself. That's what I'm talkin' about. Focus everything on one flagship, like the S3 and the iPhone. that's sure to gain traction. that's why HTC fails in marketing - instead of releasing a One X+, they should have waited to create a Two X or something. Same with Sony and Motorola. Naming is unorganized and it doesn't stick to people's minds. It would have been better if they used Razr 2 and Razr 3... then something for Sony. people like follow ups and successors, it's proof that something was successful.

16. XiphiasGladius

Posts: 813; Member since: Aug 21, 2011

Agree SONY must create an ultra high end phone each year (Xperia BADASS maybe) and create something to succeed it by next year. Oh well their business strategy is somewhat different.

38. MeoCao unregistered

Xperia BADASS, Haha This is surely a memorable name.

52. Coolkid

Posts: 25; Member since: Nov 01, 2012

@Xiaphias... What a coincidence... Even I suggested that same name (Xperia BADASS) once on Xperiablog... We think alike...:):):)

64. XiphiasGladius

Posts: 813; Member since: Aug 21, 2011

Not my Idea. Oh I see you were the one who posted that, I actually liked that name thus you see me here posting/suggesting that very same name.

11. XiphiasGladius

Posts: 813; Member since: Aug 21, 2011

S4 prime?, isn't that one supposed to be designed to power Smart TV's?

25. darkskoliro

Posts: 1092; Member since: May 07, 2012

yeah i call bs

43. LordDavon

Posts: 152; Member since: Sep 19, 2011

Yes. The Prime has no internal radios/modems (3G, LTE, etc.), and if they went with an external radio, that would kill battery life. It is probably either the next Pro, or the "Next Gen Snapdragon", and it got misinterpreted as Prime.

47. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

"with a frugal 3rd generation LTE radio inside." Apparently it won't kill battery life.

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