Unveiled back in February, LG’s Android smartphone/tablet hybrid, the Optimus Vu is now available. Unfortunately, the device is only being sold in South Korea, while an official announcement for international availability will be confirmed by LG later. The Korea’s SK Telecom and LG U+ retailer are the first to offer the Optimus Vu. The both retailers also offering a secondary battery and a case for the first 40,000 people (both included as per half), only for those who purchase the Optimus Vu between March 8 and April 7.
Featuring a massive 5-inch (1024 × 768) IPS Display with 4:3 Aspect Ratio and 650 nits brightness, the device is powered by a Dual Core 1.5 GHz Snapdragon Processor. It also features 32GB Internal Memory, LTE, HDMI, DLNA, Wi-Fi Direct, T-DMB support and 2080 mAh Battery. However, the LG Optimus Vu is shipping with Android 2.3 Gingerbread, but it’s Upgradeable to 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich within next 3 Months, according to LG. Head over to here for rest of the specifications.
The Optimus Vu hybrid can be purchased for 999,900 won (approx $890 or €677). How many of you’re willing to grab this beast for this steep price?
Source – LG Newsroom