The rumored successor to the LG Optimus 3D smartphone has now been officially announced by the company. The new smartphone is named the LG Optimus 3D Max. Previously the phone was code named as LG Optimus 3D Cube. In South Korea it will be called LG Optimus 3D Cube, but in other markets it will be known as LG Optimus 3D Max. This Android smartphone will be launched next month in Korea followed by Asia and Europe.
The device is powered by a 1.2GHz dual-core OMAP4430 processor and runs on an Android 2.3 Gingerbread operating system. The operating system however will be upgradable to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in a short time after the launch. The body of the phone is thinner as compared to its predecessor. It has a dimension of 126.8 x 67.4 x 9.6 mm and weighs around 148 grams. It flaunts a 4.3 inch screen with 3D WVGA Gorilla Glass display. It also has a 5MP dual-lens camera along with a 1,520 mAH battery. The device has a 1GB RAM and 8GB Internal storage. It is equipped with many other features like DNLA for wireless connection with TV/PC (3D video supported), HDMI connection 2D/3D TV/monitor up to 1080p through MHL, HSPA+ 21Mbps, NFC Full Support and LG Tag+.
The Optimus 3D Max will be launched first in Korea in March in partnership with the SK Telecom. After that it will gradually roll out in other markets also, starting from Asia and Europe. It will be priced around 847,000 Korean Won, which is approximately $750.
Video of LG Optimus 3D Max from youtube: