LG Optimus

Last updated: Jul 13th, 2010.

The LG Optimus is LG's second addition to the Android world.

Rockin' Android 1.6, a 3 megapixel camera, and a 3" touchscreen, the LG Optimus is a good choice for someone looking for a low end Android device.

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Virgin USA Getting the LG Optimus

Virgin Mobile hasn’t adopted Android with the biggest sense of urgency, but they’ve announced via Facebook that they’ll be receiving the LG Optimus. We’re not sure if it’s the original Optimus or the Optimus One – the one that most carriers have launched recently – but we’ve reached out for comment. Rumors also seem to …

LG Optimus for T-Mobile to Feature Wi-Fi Calling

Wi-Fi calling in my T-Mobile LG Optimus? It’s more likely than you think. More precisely the phone will allow you to “make calls using broadband internet connections via Wi-Fi hotspots without using your minutes.” Or that is what this latest leak by way of TMoNews is telling us. While that is easily the most thrilling …

Xperia X10 Mini Pro and LG Optimus Now at Vodafone UK

Three new handsets went on sale through Vodafone UK today, two of which are running on Android. The LG Optimus and Sony Ericsson X10 Mini Pro joined the Blackberry Pearl 3G to add a few more options to Vodafone’s smartphone lineup. On a two-year contract priced at £20 per month both Android devices are free. …

LG Optimus Gets Rooted

Paul from MoDaCo has done it again, this time tearing into the LG Optimus all the way down to root access in what he is calling “some sort of record” time. This isn’t the most widespread Android handset in the world, but that hasn’t stopped the guys at MoDaCo before. I’m envisioning some sort of …

LG Optimus GT540 Now Official, Headed For United Kingdom May 1st

A couple of weeks ago, we learned that the rumored LG GT540 had undergone a name change – it would be known as the LG Optimus. We didn’t hear anything about its availability or pricing, but LG just made it official: on May 1st, you’ll be able pick one up for yourself in the UK.The …