New Delhi, July 7: Korean handset maker LG has launched its Optimus G Pro flagship smartphone in India at Rs 42,500. The device has a 5.5-inch IPS display that supports full HD videos (1920x1080p) and rivals Samsung Galaxy Note II smartphone.
The smartphone is powered by a 1.7GHz Snapdragon 600 quad-core processor, and runs on Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean). The phone has 2GB RAM and 32GB in-built memory, along with microSD card support. LG has included a 13MP camera with LED flash on the back, while the front panel has a camera with 2.1MP resolution. The phone's camera has dual recording feature, wherein the device can capture video using both front and rear cameras at the same time. It comes with a beefy 3,140mAh battery,
It has QuadBeat earphones that also came with the Optimus G smartphone. The G Pro also has an infrared sensor that enables users to control functions in electronic devices like TVs, set-top boxes, air conditioners etc.
LG's earlier models include Optimus L7 II Dual, Optimus L5 II Dual and L3 II Dual. The company earlier launched Optimus G, its erstwhile flagship and a rival to Samsung Galaxy S III, at Rs 30,900.