We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message
80,259 News Articles

LG Optimus 4X HD will arrive in June

LG's quad-core offering to take on the S3 and One X

LG will launch its Optimus 4X HD smartphone in the UK in June. See also: LG Optimus 4X HD review

The firm announced the handset in February and according to the Korean LG newsroom it will be available in European countries including the UK, Germany and Sweden next month.

This is certainly in-line with smartphone retailer Clove which also has the 4X HD pegged for June. LG hasn’t announced any pricing yet but Clove will sell it SIM-free for £456.

You can guess from the price that the 4X HD is a high-end phone and the specifications reflect this. It is powered by an Nvidia 1.5GHz Tegra 3 quad-core processor and has a 4.7-inch True HD IPS touchscreen with a resolution of 720 x 1280.

Other specifications include Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, 16GB of internal storage and an 8Mp rear facing camera. LG said a software upgrade in the future will add an ‘eco-mode’ for improved battery life.

With this line-up of specifications the Optimus 4X HD will take on smartphones like the HTC One X and Samsung Galaxy S3.

LG Optimus 4X HD


IDG UK Sites

Microsoft Band UK release date and price rumours, features and specs: Microsoft smartwatch unveiled

IDG UK Sites

Why Sony's PS4 2.0 update is every gamer's dream (well, mine at least)

IDG UK Sites

This Grolsch ad combines stop-motion & CG for majestic results

IDG UK Sites

Apple rumours and predictions for 2015: What to expect from Apple in 2015