A few days ago was finally official the Optimus G Pro, the bet of LG into phablet territory after his unnoticed experiences with Optimus Vu I and II, who presented in less than a year of margin have failed to take off.
So LG stands out from the format 4:3 and rises up to the 5.5 inch screen, appear quite similar to what we can see in the Galaxy Note II, although with a fairly updated hardware with respect to this presenting days for Mobile World Congress. We are going to see it in detail.
Optimus G Pro, a phablet at the height of the 2013
As it ahead, Optimus G Pro comes with a display of 5.5 inches with a 16:9 aspect that is quite far from that 4:3 width of Optimus Vu. With this diagonal, and updated to 2013, exhibits a resolution Full HD 1920 x 1080 points, which leaves us with a density of 400 ppi in IPS technology pixels, see detail up to smaller text.
This, slightly curved screen to show an effect called 2.5 d, comes embedded in a body of 150.2 x 76.1 mm, where there is also space for a generous interchangeable battery 3.140 mAh Wireless charging capabilities in its 9.4 millimeters thick and 172 grams of weight.
Inside, we see a QuadCore Snapdragon 600 processor, recently presented at CES, being the first phone in porting it. In relation to other bets in the market as Xperia Z, which shares resolution and stays in the Snapdragon S4 Pro, this engine is up to 40% more powerful, set to a frequency of 1.7 GHz.
On the other hand holding the powerful GPU Adreno 320, that come accompanied by the already common in high end 2 GB of RAM, plus a sufficient 32 GB of internal storage, beyond the general trend by 16, extensible by other 32 GB microSD.
Continuing in the graphics, is accompanied of a 13 megapixel main sensor and another front of 2.1, which can operate simultaneously, recording in a single file both views, also what they call Virtual reality landscape, in what we assume a sort of Photo Sphere of brand.
Finally, we have operating system 4.1 Android (Jelly Bean), Bluetooth 4.0 NFC and LTE connectivity built-in, as well as a user interface with new features not specified.
Optimus G Pro, availability and price
The Optimus G Pro will be available in colors ‘white moon’ and ‘black indigo’ that we see above, priced at launch resulting change about 670 euros, It is usual in this type of smartphones of high-end, although at the moment on the way to United States, Japan and Korea, the latter this same 20 February. The rest, from a vague Q2.