Tag Archives: LG

T-Mobile Branded LG Optimus F3 Press Shots Leak On Twitter

It’s been almost two months since we last heard anything about the upcoming LG Optimus F3 for T-Mobile. Well, @evleaks is back with some unofficial press shots providing us with another look at the hardware and LG customized software. A quick rewind to June 2nd shows a T-Mobile branded “F6 NewCo” being tested in the wild, but we knew better than to call it the F6. There’s still no word … [read full article]

Possible T-Mobile LG Optimus F6 Found Hanging With Mr Blurrycam

An interesting bit of news out of super Twitter tipster @evleaks this morning as he discovers a T-Mobile branded LG Optimus F6 hanging in the wild. I’ve heard that T-Mobile had a LG under testing but assumed it was the LG Optimus F3 based on its internal codename. However, I’m much happier with a branded device hanging around with the “F6” tag in yellow. As for the “NewCo” part of the yellow label, that’s … [read full article]

LG Announces Global Availability For White Nexus 4, Won’t Make Nexus 5?

The White Nexus 4 has finally, officially been given the global release go ahead thanks to a new LG press statement. Once a unicorn talked about only in back-rooms and secret hallways, the white Nexus 4 unveiled itself to the world in a far more “official” capacity at Google’s I/O conference earlier this month. The Nexus 4 White features the same stock Android Nexus experience as the black color … [read full article]

Windows Phone Overtakes BlackBerry Marketshare As Samsung Dominates Android Profits Once Again

Oh how the mighty have fallen as another piece of bad news surfaces for the BlackBerry crowd as new figures suggest the once giant smartphone OS has dropped to fourth in global shipments. There’s no question that Android at 75% and iOS at 17.3% of the total global smartphone market in the first quarter 2013 have the clear lead. Still, Microsoft saw an increase of 133.3-percent over the last 12 months to hit 3.2-percent globally. … [read full article]

T-Mobile Puts LG Optimus L9 Jelly Bean Software Update On Hold

For reasons unknown T-Mobile has halted the Jelly Bean rollout for the LG Optimus L9. As of 3:50pm this afternoon, T-Mobile updated their support page for the software update with a brief statement: “LG has paused the update to improve performance on the new software version. Customers cannot download the update. T-Mobile does not known when the update will resume.” … [read full article]

Newly Leaked LG Smartphone Could Be The LG G2, Nexus 5, Or The Batphone

With the release of this brand new Mr Blurrycam shot courtesy of famed leaked @evleaks, the internet is all abuzz as to what this device could be. Does it have hardware buttons? Is it the Nexus 5? Will we see this at Google I/O. It’s safe to say the rumor mill is taking this image and running wild, perhaps rightfully so, it’s a beautiful looking piece of hardware. However, I’m questioning … [read full article]

LG Takes Takes The Time To Try And One Up Samsung’s Times Square Marketing

LG isn’t wasting any time getting the jump on Samsung with this billboard in Times Square. Classy or tacky marketing? I’ll let you be the judge but as I just hunted this down in Times Square after seeing it pop up online earlier this morning, it definitely had people stopping and talking. That likely serves Samsung better than LG since at least some of the people I overheard talking [read full article]

Walmart To Start Selling Nexus 4 16GB Model In Near Future? Sources Say Yes

While we’re on the subject this month with Nexus 4 sightings and availability, a new report has arrived via my inbox indicating the next third-party retailer to sell the much desired device will be —-Walmart. Our report indicates inventory will arrive sometime in the very near future, though no specific timeframe or pricing info was mentioned. Given Walmart’s penchant for lower than corporate T-Mobile store pricing, we expect at least some savings. All of this … [read full article]

White Nexus 4 Makes Another Cameo Appearance On The Interwebs

All I can say is…want. That’s it, I want this phone in white. Don’t get me wrong, the Nexus 4 looks great in black and most of all I just want Google and LG to manufacturer enough inventory so everyone who wants one, can get one — but I LOVE this look. After yesterdays tease, seeing the full images leaves little doubt that these images are authentic and that at least one … [read full article]

LG Mobile France Director Talks Nexus 4, All But Directly Blames Google

All this talk about Nexus 4 inventory is beginning to get a little old, especially when none of it tells us exactly when we can expect another chance to buy them. While T-Mobile stores are beginning to receive their own small shipments, Google’s Play Store has been out of stock for some time. LG’s Mobile France Director Cathy Robin took an opportunity to discuss the device with French media outlet Challenges.Fr[read full article]