Post Tagged with: "Optimus G"

LG Optimus G2 to possibly be announced on August 7th with Snapdragon 800 and soft keys

LG Optimus G2 to possibly be announced on August 7th with Snapdragon 800 and soft keys

The LG Optimus G is a weird kind of device for me, even with the current superphones the HTC One and the Galaxy S4 even the Xperia Z out on the market, I still like the Optimus G, so it’s no surprise to me, that I am really looking forward to what LG can do with a sequel and it[Read More…]

by 11:17 am on June 24, 2013 3 comments Manufacturer, Rumours
LG speaks about a new Nexus phone, stock Android and a Tablet

LG speaks about a new Nexus phone, stock Android and a Tablet

LG Mobile’s European VP Kim Won spoke with All About Phones, a Dutch site, in relation to a wide variety of topics ranging from the new Nexus phone phone, stock Android and a possible Android tablet from LG. The topic that seemed to raise the interest of most sites was in relation to the Nexus line of phones. The most[Read More…]

by 2:47 pm on May 29, 2013 1 comment Manufacturer, News
Telstra’s LG Optimus G gets rooted, unlocked, and Cyanogenmodded

Telstra’s LG Optimus G gets rooted, unlocked, and Cyanogenmodded

We’ve been playing with the LG Optimus G for a little while now, and while we loved it in our review, we’re liking it a whole lot more now. Yesterday, we received a tip that the specific variant of the Optimus G on sale in Australia had been rooted and unlocked. Having had some failed attempts at this in the[Read More…]

by 8:55 am on April 13, 2013 9 comments Modding, Phones
Experimenting with Miracast with LG’s DWD-300

Experimenting with Miracast with LG’s DWD-300

Way back when, we visited LG’s headquarters and had a bit of a play with some pre-release Miracast hardware and Jason was certainly impressed. With the more recent launch of the LG Optimus G, LG has released (sort of) its Miracast dongle to the Australian market. Known, unimaginatively, as the DWD-300, LG’s Miracast dongle is the embodiment of simplicity. Simple[Read More…]

by 6:59 pm on April 9, 2013 14 comments Accessories, Manufacturer, Mini Reviews
LG Optimus G — Review

LG Optimus G — Review

Is the Optimus G just the Nexus 4 with LTE, or something better? LG has struggled in the last few years with their smartphone attempts, but since the release of the L Series as pre-paid offerings, they’ve begun to show signs of life in the Australian market. Last year they took the number two pre-paid manufacturer spot, showing a strong[Read More…]

by 8:57 am on April 1, 2013 17 comments Phones, Reviews
Ausdroid Podcast 061 – 19/03/2013

Ausdroid Podcast 061 – 19/03/2013

There were two main stories that dominated our discussion this week: Samsung’s Broadway-style Galaxy S 4 launch (and the industry’s reaction to it), and the long-awaited debut of Google’s Chromebook computers at retail stores in Australia. We also spoke about the long-overdue launch of the LG Optimus G to the Australian market. Hosts: Jason Murray, Daniel Tyson, Phil Tann and[Read More…]

by 11:48 pm on March 20, 2013 0 comments Chromebook, Podcast
LG Optimus G — Launch Event Wrap

LG Optimus G — Launch Event Wrap

On Wednesday morning, LG invited members of the Australian media to Sydney’s Museum of Contemporary Art for the launch of their new flagship device, the Optimus G. Take a second and read that back again – we’ve only just seen the Australian launch of the device that begat the Google Nexus 4, which was itself launched in overseas markets in[Read More…]

by 1:19 pm on March 14, 2013 1 comment News
LG Optimus G Sydney Launch — Live Updates

LG Optimus G Sydney Launch — Live Updates

LG is launching the long-awaited Optimus G this morning at Sydney’s Museum of Contemporary Art — we’ve sent Daniel Tyson and Jason Murray to report. Stay updated below with live updates and photos from the event. You can follow @AusdroidLive for updates! Tweets by @AusdroidLive We’ll have our usual wrap-up after the event finishes, but you’ll get breaking news first[Read More…]

by 8:10 am on March 13, 2013 5 comments News
Win a $25,000 Melbourne Grand Prix experience with Telstra and the new LG Optimus G

Win a $25,000 Melbourne Grand Prix experience with Telstra and the new LG Optimus G

Telstra announced on their news account on twitter this morning, that if you pre-order the new LG Optimus G on Telstra between the 25th of February (Today) and 4th of March, you would go into the running to win a $25,000 F1 Experience pack at Melbourne’s Grand Prix in March. So one of you lucky people who might or might[Read More…]

by 3:23 pm on February 25, 2013 7 comments Competition, News
Netgear PTV3000 Coming soon to Australia – Miracast compatability now available

Netgear PTV3000 Coming soon to Australia – Miracast compatability now available

Since the announcement of Android 4.2 which brough Miracast capability to the new Nexus flagship phone the Nexus 4, a working Miracast display adapter which you can plug into your existing TV has been the holy grail of Nexus 4 owners all over the world. The PTV3000 was originally seen as having Miracast support, however a large proportion of owners[Read More…]

by 9:14 pm on February 18, 2013 9 comments Accessories, Manufacturer