LG Optimus G

price N/A launch Feb, 2013

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 11 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Refined & beautiful design
  • Beautiful, sharp display with natural color reproduction, and brilliant outdoor visibility
  • Android interface with LG customizations
  • Brilliant, fluid, jaw-dropping performance
  • Brilliant web browsing experience
  • Excellent video playback
  • Decent camera
  • Decent battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • The plastic chassis is quite fragile, and can get damaged easily even with small drops (therefore, using a bumper case is a must)

11 expert review(s)


video review

source: @iGyaan
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.1, Upgradeable to 4.4
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size4.7 inches
Screen Resolution768x1280 pixels (~ 318 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS
  • Scratch Resistant
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
Processor/RAM
Processor1.5 GHz, Quad Core
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2100 mAh
Battery Standby335 hrs
Battery Talktime15.00 hrs
Dimensions
Weight145 gm
Thickness8.45 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes
Other Camera Features
  • Face Detection
  • Image Stabilization
  • Video Light
  • HDR
  • Panorama Mode
  • Continuous Shot
  • Beauty Shot
Secondary Camera1.3 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes
CompassYes
TV OutYes, via MHL
DLNAYes
NFCYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • Dolby mobile sound enhancement
  • USB Host
  • WiFi Direct
  • Miracast
  • Cloud Storage (50GB)
  • Path Keypad (Enter word by drawing a path through all the letters)
  • Talk Back (Provide spoken feedback to help blind and low vision users)
  • QSlide (Simultaneously see two screens at once)
  • Qtranslator (Instantly Translate with a Scan)
  • Video Editor
  • Privacy Controls
  • NoteBook
  • Quick Memo
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.18/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys