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LG Launches Optimus Sol LG E730, Optimus Hub E510 Smartphones in India
IT News Online Staff

LG Electronics India Pvt. Ltd. has further strengthened its Optimus smartphone portfolio with the addition of the Optimus Sol LG E730 and Optimus Hub E510. Running on Android 2.3 Gingerbread, the company said both models promise smarter performance in sleek designs.

The LG Optimus Sol (Sol means the sun) comes with 3.8-inch, 800 x 480 resolutions, "Ultra AMOLED" display. The new "Ultra AMOLED" display has a two-fold advanced reflection rate compared to standard AMOLED displays, which gives it better clarity outdoors and lower image quality degradation. It reduces image quality degradation and provides better viewing experience even in bright and sunny conditions. It delivers 2X better clarity with a wider viewing angle than traditional AMOLED offering the best screen visibility even under bright sunlight.

This super slim phone, with a thickness of 9.8 mm, is powered by a 1 GHz processor, which transforms the user experience with smooth screen transitions and ultra-fast download speeds. It also features Wi-Fi, DLNA, HSDPA, GPS, 5 MP autofocus camera, Social + and uses an enhanced idle-based power management system that boosts battery life by 20% to 30%.

The LG Optimus Hub has a 3.5-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 480 x 320 pixels. With the Optimus 2.0 UI integrated in this Android device, the user experience is taken a notch higher as it lets one access mails and messages with a single tap of a finger. Powered by an 800 MHz ARMv6 processor and 512 MB of RAM, the LG Optimus Hub has Adreno 200 GPU so that users can enjoy seamless gaming sessions on the phone.

The phone features a 5 MP camera with 4x digital zoom, autofocus, face and smile detection. The LG Optimus Hub E510 lets users record videos at a resolution of 640 x 480 pixels and 24 fps. With GPRS, EDGE, 3G and Wi-Fi options available in the Optimus Hub, users can browse the Web even on the go. SNS integration in the Optimus Hub lets users check all the updates from their friends on Facebook and Twitter. The LG Social+ widget collates all the updates in a single screen interface for easy accessibility.

Soon Kwon, President South West Asia Region and MD LG India, said, "Building on the success of the LG Smartphones, we are proud to unveil the LG Optimus SOL and LG Optimus Hub. Optimus series has been testimony to customers’ requirement and latest features that makes it an award-winning range. New launches reflect our commitment to deliver an innovative and unparalleled Smartphone experience to our consumers."

These smartphones are available in various stores in India. The LG Optimus Sol is priced at Rs. 19,000/- and the LG Optimus Hub is priced at Rs. 14,500 /-.

LG Optimus Sol/Hub