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Optimus G Pro

  • E980

  • Discontinued Product

Key Features

  • Expansive 5.5" 1080p Full HD IPS Screen (400 ppi resolution)
Technical Specifications
Carrier AT&T
Type Smart Phone
Form Factor Bar
4G Technology GSM, LTE***
Processor Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 600 Processor with 1.7Ghz Quad-Core CPUs
Network GSM Quad Band/UTMS Tri Band/LTE Dual Band***
Frequencies LTE CAT 3 Band 4, and 17, HSPA+ 21 Mbps, UMTS 850/1900/2100 MHz, GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz***
Data Transmission EDGE, GPRS Class 10, UMTS (W-CDMA), HSDPA, LTE Bands 4/17
Dimensions 5.91" (H) x 3.00" (W) x 0.37" (D)
Weight 6.14 oz
Display 1920 x 1080 Full HD IPS Display, 5.5"
Touch Screen Yes
Battery Capacity 3,140 mAh
Talk Time Up to 15 hours and 30 minutes*
Standby Time Up to 24 days*
Total Internal Memory 32 GB
MicroSD® Memory Slot Support up to 64 GB**
* Certain features may use more power and cause actual time to vary.
** MicroSD™ cards sold separately.
*** All listed frequency support is network/carrier specific. When roaming, network specific frequency support may not be available. Check with your network provider to see if and to what extent they offer support for this device.
LG and Android™ Enhancements
Android™ Platform Android™ 4.4.2, KitKat®
Network AT&T 4G LTE Network*,***
Mobile Hotspot Share a 4G LTE data connection with up to 8 compatible wireless devices.**,***,****
Wi-Fi® Connectivity 802.11a/b/g/n
Bluetooth® Version 4.0 LE
GPS S-GPS for Enhanced Location Accuracy
* AT&T’s 4G LTE Network not available everywhere.
** Additional carrier charges may apply.
*** All listed frequency support is network/carrier specific. When roaming, network specific frequency support may not be available. Check with your network provider to see if and to what extent they offer support for this device.
**** Depends on device memory and network availability
Live Zooming Zoom in/out on videos during playback.
QRemote™ Control compatible TVs, Blu-ray™ players, cable provider set-top boxes, and more.
Dual Screen Dual Play Share content with a larger display while performing other tasks on the device.***
Video Player Touch Lock, Dolby® Mobile, and Resume Play Function; supports DivX®, WMV, MP4, 3GP, and 3G2 Formats
Music Player Supports AAC, AAC+, eACC+, AMR, MP3, MIDI, WAV, WMA Formats
Mobile TV Watch live, on-demand, and downloadable TV.*
SmartShare Share media wirelessly to DLNA®- enabled devices.
Video Wiz Make and edit your own movies. Transfer files or synchronize with Windows® Media Player.
Media Sync (MTP) Transfer files or synchronize with Windows® Media Player.
USB and Bluetooth® Tethering Share your phone’s Internet connection with your computer.**
Accelerometer Control games by turning and tilting phone.**
* AT&T Wireless service required. Product features subject to change. Features based on carrier program availability. Additional charges may apply.
** Only available on certain interactions with the touch screen.
*** Requires a TV equipped with Miracast
Rear-Facing Camera 13 MP Full HD Rear-Facing Autofocus Camera
Front-Facing Camera 2.1 MP Full HD Front-Facing Camera
Camera Resolutions Up to 4160 x 3120* (default)
Tracking Focus Sharper video by tracking and focusing on an object as it moves through the scene
Cheese Shutter™ Voice command picture taking
Shot Mode Choose from Normal, HDR, Panorama, VR Panorama, Burst Shot, and Beauty Shot.*
Intelligent Auto Automatically identifies a scene’s characteristics and adjusts camera options like aperture and shutter speed*
Full HD Video Recording Up to 1920 x 1080 (default)
Audio Zoom Amplifies sound when video zoom feature is utilized**
Customizable Quick Menu Add most-used Camera and Video Camera features to the viewfinder menu.
Time Catch Shot™ Take several pictures before pressing the shutter button.*
Recording Mode Choose from Normal, WDR Recording*, Live Effect, and Dual Recording.
Dual Recording View and record both rear- and front-facing camera action in one screen.
Live Effects Select from a variety of visual effects when recording video.
* Available on rear-facing camera or camcorder only
** Only available in Landscape orientation
QSlide 2.0 Overlay up to two windows with adjustable sizing and transparency on the primary screen for advanced and convenient multitasking.
Quick Memo™ Create and share personalized memos by taking screen captures and adding handwritten drawings or messages.
Vu: Talk™ Draw and share notes in real time between compatible devices.*,**
Notebook Create multiple sharable notebooks for important information with the ability to cut and paste pictures, add video, record voice, and much more.
Smart Ringtone Ringtone volume automatically adjusts based on ambient noise.
Smart Screen Display setting that keeps screen active when device detects eye movement
Quick Button Set a shortcut to an application; default app is QuickMemo.
Android Beam Share contacts, web pages, and more via Near Field Communication (NFC).
LG Tag+ Preset, individual phone profiles activated using NFC technology tags***
Web Yes
AT&T DriveMode Silence notifications and set auto-replies for emails, texts, and calls.
AT&T Navigator® Spoken turn-by-turn directions showing real-time traffic and 360° destination views
Polaris® Viewer 4 PC-like office suite app for working on documents, presentations, and spreadsheets
Quiet Time Sound Setting Specify times to turn off all sounds except alarm and media.
Home Button LED Specified colored and patterned light alerts for a variety of usage scenarios like alarms, calendar reminders, new messages, missed calls, etc.
* Only available during voice call
** AT&T Wireless service required. Product features subject to change.
*** NFC tags sold separately

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this phone I've had this phone for over 2 years and it still works great! Easy to use & customize!
Date published: 2016-05-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very good Its a very good smart phone. I have it for over year and I am satisfied.
Date published: 2016-05-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great phone I had this for a long time and it works just fine never had problems
Date published: 2016-04-13
Rated 1 out of 5 by from GARBAGE My wife and I have these phones and we both hate them. nothing but problems, wont charge half the time, battery fails, fragile screen, apps get corrupted, thankfully after much aggravation it is going away!! (I really wanted to take them to the shooting range, but the wife wont let me!!!)
Date published: 2016-03-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Stable after 2 years of use! Like the title says I have had this phone for over two years now and really can't complain about anything. This is also the first phone to ever make it this long without some kind of major malfunction under my rough use. I always had it in a case (cheap ebay cases) but even as many times as I've dropped it I have never had a problem or broken screen. It's still plenty fast and has only locked up one time about a year ago when I was trying to load an app that was apparently messed up. It still charges just as fast as it always has and performance is only slightly slower than when I first got it. Still plenty fast enough that I don't really notice it. I just recently upgraded to a new galaxy note 5 only because it was a buy one get one free deal when I got a new phone for my wife. I really didn't want to upgrade since I still love my LG phone but seemed crazy not to take advantage of the new deal. My new phone is a little nicer and faster but not mind blowing in comparison to my now 2 year old LG. To me that shows how amazing this phone was for it's time and it's still hard to beat!
Date published: 2016-02-12
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Totally let down by kitkat upgrade I have always been a loyal customer, used many lg android phones but ever since i upgraded my phone it became very slow to the point that i get very frustrated using it, dont know if this only happened to me or is a common fail on this phone Sincerely Josue garcia
Date published: 2016-01-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from No better phone out there so far.. Having iPhone in the past was good, until bigger screens came out and i jumped on this monster back in the day and cant say much bad about it. I went with LG instead of Samsung because of the HOME button which is awesome instead of those 4 FIXED buttons at that time that you cannot change!! This phone is fast, stable if rooted and cleaned, has great IR support, great camera (front cam is useless imo) and best of all, it has expandable MicroSD card slot!!! I just compared this phone to Samsung S6 edge+ and iPhone 6 Plus and none have MicroSD card slots which is not good if you record a lot of media; that translates to excessive computer-to-phone hook up. Not much else to say except its a very good phone with cheap replacement parts.
Date published: 2016-01-03
Rated 4 out of 5 by from i just bought this phone from someone and they said something was wrong with the battery. So i ordered a new one and it have not came in yet.. so far i love the phone and its size is perfect because i hate small phones anyway the phone is great so far just waiting on my new battery.. Hopefully i will like the rest of the phone because i never use lg products before i have read reviews some good and some bad.. Overall i like it will be back for another review later on when i go check to see if my battery came in :0
Date published: 2015-12-16
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