“BEST SMARTPHONE IN THE WORLD” LG G2 DEBUTS IN PHILIPPINES
MANILA, Sept. 24, 2013 – The internationally-acclaimed LTE-ready LG G2, hailed by Stuff.tv as “the best smartphone in the world”, will finally surface in the Philippines tomorrow, taking centerstage in the grand ballroom of Solaire Resort and Casino.
Glowing reports about LG Mobile’s newest premium flagship have been milling around since its worldwide launch in New York the previous month. Even global netizens have voted LG G2 as “the best smartphone out there now” in a recent PhoneArena.com poll.
Removing ‘Optimus’ in LG’s high-end mobile handset line, the LG G2 puts forth human-inspired revolutionary features, making it the brand’s most sought-after smartphone to date.
Unparalleled design, hardware, UX
Its groundbreaking design stemmed from behavioral studies features the world’s first Rear Key, the only button on the device used for switching on and off, activating the QuickMemoTM, and launching the 13-megapixel Full HD camera. There are no buttons on the sides of the device for a more sleek and seamless exterior, and its bezel is the narrowest in the market.
Sporting a 5.2-inch Full HD IPS display, the G2 offers superior graphics, runs on the industry’s most advanced mobile chipset—Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 800 Processor, and contains a 3,000 mAh siO+ battery and Graphic RAM (GRAM) for maximum battery capacity. The camera is equipped with world-class features such as Optical Image Stabilization, sapphire crystal glass lens to avoid scratches and smudges, 8X Digital Zoom, 9 Multi-Point Auto-Focus, and video recording capability up to 60 fps Full HD. It also boasts of the industry’s first 24 bit/192kHz Hi-Fi sound playback for studio-quality audio.
Upgrades have been made in the user experience (UX) features already found in previous LG smartphones, such as QuickMemo™, QuickTranslator, QuickRemote, Audio Zoom, Dual Camera, and Dual Recording. The LG G2 also incorporates new and practical UX features such as KnockON, which turns the display on or off by tapping twice with a finger; Guest Mode, which protects the owner’s privacy by displaying only pre-selected apps when guests access the phone; and Answer Me, which automatically answers the call after lowering the ringtone when the phone is raised to one’s ear.
With its key message “Learning From You”, the LG G2 is steadily becoming the smartphone of choice worldwide and is sure to make a significant mark in the local market.