LG promised to release its over-sized Optimus G Pro Android super phone in the US market in Q2. Now, the handset is heading to AT&T on 10 May. The model landing AT&T will be the original 5.5-inch version featuring a 1920×1080 Full HD IPS touchscreen display with 400ppi pixel density. With support for AT&T’s 4G LTE mobile network, the phone will be available on 10 May for $199.99 with a 2-year contract.
LG’s 5.5-inch phablet runs Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean on a Qualcomm SnapDragon 1.7GHz quad-core processor and 2GB of RAM. Its 13 Megapixel main camera and 2.1 Megapixel front camera both are capable of Full HD video recording, and the Dual Recording function allows simultaneous recording with both cameras. To provide enhanced audio quality during video recording, the phone includes Audio Zoom technology. You can also expect Bluetooth 4.0, WiFi, GPS/AGPS, 32GB onboard storage and a microSD card slot (up to 64GB card). There is also built-in IR sensor and users can use the phone as a universal remote control. The slim screen bezel makes the device a little more ‘pocketable’.
Running Jelly Bean, the G Pro comes with QSlide 2.0 that lets you to overlay up to two application windows on an existing open application for multitasking, QuickMemo for taking screenshots and adding notes, drawings and messages, and share them, and the VuTalk for users to draw and share fun and productive notes in real time.