LG Optimus 2X adds dual-core processor

LG Optimus 2X adds dual-core processor

Summary: The manufacturer has previewed its Optimus 2X mobile, which it says is the first smartphone to be equipped with a dual-core processor


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  • LG Optimus 2X front image

    LG has unveiled what it describes as the world's first smartphone to come with a dual-core processor.

    The LG Optimus 2X features the Nvidia Tegra 2 1GHz processor, which according to LG will give users quicker response times when multi-tasking and faster web browsing.

    Photo credit: LG

  • LG Optimus 2X face image

    The phone has a 4-inch screen, offers 1080p HD video playback and recording, and can output video wirelessly to an HD display or other DNLA-compatible kit via HMDI mirroring.

    The handset will initially be released with version 2.2 of Google's Android operating system, known as Froyo, but can be upgraded to Android 2.3, named Gingerbread.

    Photo credit: LG

Topics: Mobility, Smartphones


Nick Heath is chief reporter for TechRepublic UK. He writes about the technology that IT-decision makers need to know about, and the latest happenings in the European tech scene.

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