LG’s Optimus G Pro Android phablet revealed last week on it’s Facebook is launching in Korea this week. According to LG this 5.5-inch smartphone will hit Korean market on Wednesday. Later in the second quarter it will hit Japan and United States along with other international markets, exact date and pricing for these markets is not yet announced though.
LG Optimus Pro G is a 5.5inch phablet that will compete with Samsung Galaxy Note phablet packs impressive hardware. It has a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS display at 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution, that comes to 400ppi (pixels per inch). It is powered by a 1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 processor, which according to LG gives improved performance and lower battery consumption. Other specifications of the Optimus G Pro include 2GB RAM, 32GB of internal storage along with microSD slot to expand the memory upto 64GB. It runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean with LG’s updated Optimus UI
It also supports wireless charging, connectivity options include Bluetooth 4.0, USB 2.0, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, NFC, HDMI, 4G LTE. It has a 13 megapixel rear snapper and a 2.1MP front facing camera. It comes with 3140mAh battery.
It will hit the Korean market this week, in the second quarter it is headed to US and Japan, exact date of availability and pricing for these markets is not yet announced.