2/21/2013 11:30:50 AM
LG to debut 4G handsets at Mobile World Congress
LG has continued its pre-Mobile World Congress announcements, with new 4G enabled handsets coming to Europe by the summer.
The Optimus F5 and F7 will make their debut at next week's show in Barcelona. The former has a 4.3-inch screen with a 1.2GHz dual-core processor and the latter a 4.7-inch screen and a 1.5GHz dual-core processor. Both devices will run Android Jelly Bean and include LG's features as as QSlide, which allows users to open two apps at the same time.
Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of LG's mobile business, said: 'LG continues to lead the industry with 4G LTE innovation and the Optimus F Series, a well-balanced an well-equipped 4G LTE smartphone for the mass market, embodies the best of our broad LTE patent portfolio and innovative UX features. With adoption of LTE expected to explode in 2013, we are sending a clear message to consumers with the Optimus F Series that LTE isn’t just for heavy content users and techies anymore. It’s for everyone.'
Author: Graeme Neill