LG has officially launched its Optimus L9 in India for Rs. 23,000. Last
week, we had reported that this smartphone was up for pre-orders for Rs.
Optimus L9 comes with 1GHz dual-core processor and 4.7-inch IPS
display. It has a qHD (960x540 pixels) display and runs on Android 4.0
(Ice Cream Sandwich). The smartphone also comes with 1GB RAM,
5-megapixel rear camera and high-density 2150 mAH SiO+ battery.
Optimus L9 does come with premium design elements that were taken from
Prada Phone for LG, the main focus seems to be on the software part. LG
has bundled QTranslator, MY Style Keypad and QMemo apps on the
According to Mr. Soon Kwon, President South West Asia
Region & MD, LG India, "Smartphones today have become an essential
part of life. People see it as an extension of themselves. Smartphones
have come a long way from where they had started and today's smartphones
are a far cry from their bulky ancestors. LG Optimus L9 has been
designed in a way that it can cater to every need of smart consumers who
demands a powerhouse of style, performance and efficiency in their
"With LG Optimus L9, users can take
advantage of premium smartphone features - a stunning display, a
powerful processor and a long-lasting battery - in a sleek design. LG
Optimus L9 is equipped with the an updated software, state-of-the-art
hardware, and several new exciting features, helping it elevate user
experience to a whole new level", added Mr. Soon Kwon.
Apart from LG Optimus L9, the Optimus L-Series of smartphones includes the Optimus L7, L5, and L3.
Key specs for LG Optimus L9
- Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich
- 1GHz Dual-Core
- 4.7-inch IPS Display
- 1GB DDR2 (RAM) / 4GB e-MMC
- 5MP rear / VGA front
- 2150mAh SiO+ batttery
- 131.9 x 68.2 x 9.1mm / 125g