LG Optimus G Pro

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LG Optimus G Pro
LG Optimus G Pro logo.jpg
LG Optimus G Pro (Black).jpg
Manufacturer LG Electronics
Slogan Life's Good.
Series Optimus, G series
Compatible networks GSM (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900), HSDPA, LTE
Availability by country May 2013 (US and Canada)
Successor LG G Pro 2
Related LG Optimus
Type Smartphone/phablet
Form factor Bar
Dimensions 150.2 mm (5.91 in) H
76.1 mm (3.00 in) W
9.4 mm (0.37 in)
Weight 172 g (6.07 oz)
Operating system Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean LS970 (Upgraded to 4.4.1 KitKat on 6/3/2014 for AT&T)
System on chip Qualcomm Snapdragon 600, 28nm LP
CPU 1.7 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Krait, 2MB L2 Cache
GPU Qualcomm Adreno 320
Memory 2 GB LP-DDR3 RAM
Storage 32 GB
Removable storage microSDXC up to 64GB
Battery Li-Ion 3040 mAh
Data inputs Touch
Display 5.5 in (140 mm) diagonal
"True HD" IPS LCD 1080×1920 pixels, Corning Gorilla Glass 2
Rear camera

13.0/8.0 megapixels (market/carrier dependent) Back-illuminated sensor, LED flash
HD video (1080p) at 30 frames/s
Time catch shot, smart shutter and cheese shutter


Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Smile and face detection, Image stabilization
Front camera 2.1 MP, HD video recording (720p)
Connectivity 3.5 mm stereo audio jack
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, DLNA
Bluetooth 4.0 + A2DP
micro-USB 2.0 (5-pin) port with mobile high-definition video link (MHL) for USB or HDMI connection

The LG Optimus G Pro is a flagship smartphone/phablet designed and manufactured by LG Electronics. It was released in the U.S. on May 10, 2013.

Availability[edit]

North America[edit]

In the United States, the Optimus G Pro is available through AT&T for $99.99 with a 2-year contract and data plan. At release, it was priced at $199.99.

Specifications[edit]

Hardware[edit]

Processor[edit]

The LG Optimus G Pro features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064 SoC with a Quad-core Krait processor clocked at 1.7 GHz. The processor is based on 28 nm semiconductor technology with Adreno 320 graphics processor running at 400 MHz.[1]

Memory[edit]

The LG Optimus G Pro has 2 GB of RAM and 16\32 GB of internal storage which may be expanded via a microSD card up to 64 GB.

Screen[edit]

The phone features a 5.5" True HD IPS LCD of 1080x1920 resolution and displaying 16,777,216 colors at ~401 PPI pixel density.[2]

Cameras[edit]

The LG Optimus G Pro has a 13 MP back-illuminated camera sensor and a single LED flash for both AT&T and Sprint. The phone is also capable of recording FullHD 1080p video at 30 FPS. The phone also features a front-facing 2.1 MP camera, capable of recording HD 720p video at 30 FPS. The Indian LG Optimus G features a 13 MP camera. The camera supports digital zoom of up to 8X magnification

Battery[edit]

The LG Optimus G is powered by a standard Lithium-Polymer battery of 3140 mAh

Software[edit]

The LG Optimus G runs on Google's Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system skinned with LG Optimus UI 3.0. LG has released the Android 4.4 KitKat firmware update on March 21,2014 for LG Optimus G Pro.[3]

Critical reception[edit]

LG Optimus G Pro has received a generally favorable reception. CNET reviewed it as "a great performer" with a score of 4 out of 5 stars.[4] PhoneNews reviewed it "a feature laden handset with excellent software".[5]

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