Back when specs of the Samsung Galaxy S3 were still as mythical as unicorns, we reported a couple times how LG was preparing a super phone of its own to compete with the Galaxy S3 – complete with its own wireless charging solution. Dubbed as the LG D1L, the phone was to come with a 4.7-inch display of 1280 x 720 resolution, a dual-core Snapdragon S4 processor, 4G LTE connectivity, and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Where’s the LG D1L now?
Scouring the web to look for more information on the LG D1L will only lead you nowhere, because The Verge has received confirmation from the Korean company that the LG D1L is none other than the recently launched –in Korea, at least [...]
Even though we are still unsure of what the new Samsung Galaxy S3 will bring to the table and how much it will raise the bar in the Android world, it’s becoming pretty clear that Koreans’ opponents face an uphill battle against the (over?) hyped Galaxy S3.
That being said, we already know that LG is working on a superphone of its own, with the first rumored specs “revealed” sometime ago. Codenamed D1L, LG’s flagship should come with a 4.7-inch LCD display with 1280 x 720 pixels resolution, a dual-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 processor, 4G LTE connectivity, and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.
Today a fresh rumor points towards an additional and exciting [...]
Previously today, we’ve talked about LG’s plans to develop a “thinking smartphone”, a very interesting endeavor that aims to put the South Korean smartphone manufacturer above local rival Samsung (as well as other major manufacturers around the globe). But, as the thinking smartphone is probably at least a couple of years from entering production, it does make a lot of sense for LG to prepare for a much more imminent threat posed to its already modest sales, namely the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S3.
Unfortunately, all we have at this point are a bunch of rumored specs for the Galaxy S3. But I’m sure a lot of our regular readers have figured it out by now that none of the [...]