Optimus 2X http://www.stuff.tv/lg/optimus-2x/news en-GB LG Optimus 2X video review http://www.stuff.tv/video/reviews/lg-optimus-2x-video-review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> We get our hands one of the most powerful smartphones in the world right now - LG&#039;s Optimus 2X. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="348" height="272" title="LG Optimus 2X " alt="LG Optimus 2X " src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LG-Optimus-2X.png?1371119002" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-875312044001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="875312044001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> http://www.stuff.tv/video/reviews/lg-optimus-2x-video-review#comments LG Optimus 2X Smartphones Fri, 01 Apr 2011 11:48:04 +0000 Lucy Hedges 1424007 at http://www.stuff.tv LG Optimus 2X to get Android Ice Cream Sandwich http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x-get-android-ice-cream-sandwich/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Fear not Optimus 2X owners, the future is coming your way soon </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="375" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LG_Optimus_2X_Ice_Cream_Sandwich_0_0.jpg?1364401088" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_2156.jpg?1364401088" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/review/lg-optimus-2x">LG Optimus 2X</a> owners may have been worried by Google’s silence around their <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/news/software-and-os/rumour-mill/android-40-ice-cream-sandwich-coming-to-the-samsung-galaxy-range">Ice Cream Sandwich</a> update plans. Worry no more, Android has just confirmed on Facebook that the Optimus 2X is due to receive the awesome Ice Cream Sandwich.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/phone/news-nugget/lg-optimus-2x-to-get-android-ice-cream-sandwich </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x-get-android-ice-cream-sandwich/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x-get-android-ice-cream-sandwich/news#comments LG Optimus 2X Wed, 02 Nov 2011 13:06:22 +0000 Luke Edwards 418618 at http://www.stuff.tv LG Optimus 2X http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Powered by Nvidia graphics and a dual-core processor, is LG&#039;s Optimus 2X twice as nice? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="640" height="1000" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LG-Optimus-2X-main.JPG?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="906" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LG-Optimus-2X-angle.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="751" height="1000" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LG-Optimus-2X-back.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="407" height="800" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LG-Optimus-2X-Profile.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="691" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LG-Optimus-2X-Hands1.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="291" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/LG-Optimus-2X-Hands2.jpg?1364298774" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Early reports of LG’s dual-core smartphone lamented its unstable operating system, but now it’s had an update can it follow through on its super-power promise?</p> <p>Yes, generally. The Optimus 2X is blisteringly fast, with 3D graphics hardware onboard from Nvidia to make PSP-style gaming a reality. To prove the point, the handset comes with links to free downloads of a number of visually impressive 3D games.
</p> <p><strong>Hi-def hero</strong></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £440.00 </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-price-notes"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> SIM-free </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-875312044001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="875312044001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Fast, smooth and seriously impressive, only an out-of-date OS and poor battery life stand between the 2X and top marks</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/lg-optimus-2x </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x/review#comments LG Optimus 2X Smartphones Mon, 11 Apr 2011 13:19:00 +0000 Tony Horgan 416224 at http://www.stuff.tv New video! LG Optimus 2X review http://www.stuff.tv/lg/new-video-lg-optimus-2x-review/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The world&#039;s first dual-core smartphone is an Android powerhouse to be reckoned with </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_3770.jpg?1364402089" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>LG's dual-core superphone currently shares the title of world's most powerful smartphone with the <a href="http://www.stuff.tv/news/ces/hands-on/hands-on-%E2%80%93-motorola-atrix">Motorola Atrix</a>. It's impressive spec list means this smartphone powerhouse really is a force to reckoned with.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/phone/news-nugget/new-video-lg-optimus-2x-review </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lg/new-video-lg-optimus-2x-review/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/new-video-lg-optimus-2x-review/news#comments LG Optimus 2X Fri, 01 Apr 2011 15:19:59 +0000 Lucy Hedges 416107 at http://www.stuff.tv LG Optimus 2X release date revealed http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x-release-date-revealed/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The most powerful phone in the world is coming very soon, albeit only with Froyo </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="906" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/lg_optimus_2x_android__0.jpg?1364402149" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="76" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/twitterbanner2_25.jpg?1364402149" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Good news first, or bad? Well, the good is that LG has finally revealed that the Optimus 2X will be released in Europe later in March. On the downside, this dual-core feast will be shipping with Froyo rather than Gingerbread.</p> <p>LG says the Gingerbread update will be released "in the near future", but give no firm details.</p> <p>While not a deal breaker, the news could convince indecisive smartphone shoppers to wait for the equally powerful Motorola Atrix or the dual-lens Optimus 3D.</p> <p>Check back for our full video review of the LG Optimus 2X soon.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/phone/news-nugget/lg-optimus-2x-release-date-revealed </div> </div> </div> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x-release-date-revealed/news#comments LG Optimus 2X Tue, 01 Mar 2011 10:56:07 +0000 Luke Edwards 415777 at http://www.stuff.tv LG Optimus 2X: the world’s first dual-core smartphone http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x-world%E2%80%99s-first-dual-core-smartphone/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Fuelled by an Android OS and Tegra 2 chip, LG unleashes the fastest smartphone on the planet </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="76" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/194370c3cbli_111.jpg?1364403406" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>- <a href="http://stuff.tv/News/Karotz-its-Nabaztag-reborn/15373/" target="_blank">Karotz – it's Nabaztag reborn</a></p> <p>- <a href="http://stuff.tv/News/PS3-gets-on-demand-ITV-and-Channel-4/15371/" target="_blank">PS3 gets on-demand ITV player and 4oD</a></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/phone/news-nugget/lg-optimus-2x-the-world%E2%80%99s-first-dual-core-smartphone </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x-world%E2%80%99s-first-dual-core-smartphone/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-optimus-2x-world%E2%80%99s-first-dual-core-smartphone/news#comments LG Optimus 2X Thu, 16 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 admin 15382 at http://www.stuff.tv Hands-on video – LG Star http://www.stuff.tv/lg/hands-video-%E2%80%93-lg-star/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Fondling the forbidden fruit juice leaking from LG&#039;s planning cupboard </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/210580f3bmn_1.jpg?1364402353" /> </div> </div> </div> </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/phone/hands-on/hands-on-video-%E2%80%93-lg-star </div> </div> </div> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/hands-video-%E2%80%93-lg-star/news#comments LG Optimus 2X Thu, 02 Dec 2010 11:35:00 +0000 admin 160139 at http://www.stuff.tv LG Star appears in hands-on video http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-star-appears-hands-video/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> One of the most highly anticipated smartphones of the 2011, the Android 2.2-powered LG Star, takes a leading role in new video </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="76" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/194370c3cbli_142.jpg?1364403423" /> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://stuff.tv/News/Rumour-Mill-LG-Optimus-Star/15274/" target="_blank">LG’s Star</a> Android 2.2-fuelled smartphone is already shaping up to be one of the, er, star handsets of 2011. Although not confirmed, its rumoured spec sheet – an 8MP snapper, monster 4-inch display, HDMI port and Nvidia Tegra 2 dual-core processor – make for a mouthwatering proposition.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/phone/news-nugget/lg-star-appears-in-hands-on-video </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-star-appears-hands-video/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/lg-star-appears-hands-video/news#comments LG Optimus 2X Wed, 01 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 admin 15324 at http://www.stuff.tv Rumour Mill – LG Optimus Star http://www.stuff.tv/lg/rumour-mill-%E2%80%93-lg-optimus-star/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Best phone ever? That’s what LG could be cooking up in its smartphone kitchen </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/210580f3bmn.jpg?1364403426" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="440" height="76" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/194370c3cbli_177.jpg?1364403426" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>With a spec sheet that lists an 8MP camera with 1080p video capture chops, dual-core Nvidia Tegra 2 and a largely base version of Android (Gingerbread, we hope), this could be the <a href="http://stuff.tv/News/The-Stuff-Gadget-Awards-2010/15253/" target="_blank">Stuff Gadget Awards</a> 2011 phone of the year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/phone/rumour-mill/rumour-mill-%E2%80%93-lg-optimus-star </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/lg/rumour-mill-%E2%80%93-lg-optimus-star/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/lg/rumour-mill-%E2%80%93-lg-optimus-star/news#comments LG Optimus 2X Tue, 16 Nov 2010 06:00:00 +0000 admin 15274 at http://www.stuff.tv