News by Dan Seifert on Friday April 27, 2012.
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LG has announced that it is launching the Optimus LTE smartphone in new markets in Europe and Asia, following its deployment in Korea, Japan, Canada, and the U.S. Additionally, it is renaming the device to Optimus True HD LTE, though it still has the same 1280 x 720 pixel IPS display as before.
The Optimus True HD LTE will soon be available in Germany, Portugal, Sweden, Hong Kong, and Singapore. The smartphone features a 4.5-inch, 1280 x 720 pixel True HD IPS display, a dual-core 1.5GHz processor, and an 8 megapixel camera. It comes with Android 2.3 Gingerbread, but an upgrade to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich is promised to come at a later date.
LG changed the name of the phone to Optimus True HD LTE because it wants to highlight the fact that the phone's display uses an
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