After Apple's big iPhone announcement
, seems like LG is now trying to
grab the attention of world media. The Korean handset maker has sent out
invites of a joint event with Qualcomm on September 19,2012 to launch a
According to Engadget, the new smartphone that is
expected to be unveiled will be called LG Optimus G. The LG Optimus G is
will be LG's first LTE smartphone that will have a quad-core Snapdragon
From the leaked images, it appears that this
smartphone will resemble the LG Intuition in design but the same cannot
be confirmed at the moment. It is also expected to have a 4.7-inch True
HD IPS+LCD display with a pixel resolution of 1280 x 768. It will also
have Android Ice Cream Sandwich, NFC, 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal
There have also been rumours that this smartphone will
feature a 13-megapixel "ultra slim camera". However, the LG Optimus G
with an ultra slim camera may be available only in specific regions,
while others being restricted to an 8-megapixel camera. There is no word
in regards to what price tag this device will carry.
noteworthy that even HTC is holding an event on September 19, where it
is expected to launch Windows Phone 8 devices. The smartphones that are
expected to be unveiled by HTC include Zenith, Accord and Rio.
Additionally, HTC may also announce two new tablets at this event.