South Korean tech giant LG is on a launch spree as it has recently come up with several smartphones including the Google branded Nexus 4, which is awaiting its India release.
While the Indian consumers were eagerly looking for the official release of Nexus 4, LG has quietly released Optimus L9, the handset that was unveiled during IFA 2012 Expo in Berlin in August.
Talking about the specifications, Optimus L9 packs a 4.7 inch qHD IPS capacitive touchscreen display with a resolution of 960 x 540 pixels, dual-core 1GHz processor, Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system topped with Optimus 3.0 UI, 5MP rear camera, VGA front camera for video calling, 4GB internal memory, 1GB RAM and a micro SD card slot supporting up to 32GB additional storage.
Further, the handset has Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, GPS with A-GPS, micro USB 2.0 and 2,150 mAh Li-ion battery delivering up to 11.5 hours talk time and 798 hours standby.
When it comes to software features, Optimus L9 has QTranslator, MyStyle Keypad, QMemo function and Cheese Shutter features to enhance the user experience.
LG has priced the handset competitively at Rs 22,000, thereby making it a competitor for all the mid-range Android smartphones.