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LG Vu 3 Rumored To Be In The Works

07/31/2013, LG attempted to beat Samsung at their own game with phablets by releasing the Optimus Vu, an oddly-shaped device. While we did not think it caught on too well, LG decided that it did and promptly released the Optimus Vu II, and now it seems that LG could...

LG Boasts 1 Million Optimus Vu Units Sold In South Korea

01/02/2013, A couple of days ago we reported that Samsung had managed to sell 1 million Galaxy Note 2 units back in South Korea, but it looks like Samsung isn’t alone as their South Korean competitor, LG, has similarly announced that they too have managed to sell 1...

Verizon LG Intuition Review

10/20/2012, Known as the LG Intuition in the USA, this smartphone has been introduced by LG as the LG Optimus Vu at Mobile World Congress. We had published a hands-on in early 2012. The goal for this device is to address the very large display smartphone market...

Global LG Optimus Vu gets Tegra 3

08/19/2012, LG Has just announced that its “global” version of the LG Optimus Vu will use NVIDIA’s quad-core Tegra 3 instead of the original Qualcomm MSM8660 dual-core Snapdragon. To be fair, the SnapDragon is pretty good too, and we’re...

LG Optimus Vu in the USA in “weeks”?

08/13/2012, Better late than never: the LG Optimus Vu smartphone does not command unanimity on its very particular design, but there are some really good things about it: it’s big, wide (great for fast typing) and fast. Well, according to a Korean press release...

LG Optimus Vu from Verizon seen running on Ice Cream Sandwich

07/16/2012, The LG Optimus Vu will join the rest of the “phablet” phenomenon, with the most famous device from this range being the Samsung Galaxy Note to date (which was announced by T-Mobile just earlier this morning, although the exact release date has...

LG Optimus Vu 2 arriving this fall?

07/11/2012, The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 has been rumored to announce later this year and it looks like it might not be the only phablet in town. According to rumors online, LG will also be announcing the sequel to its large smartphone, the Optimus Vu. It will be called...

LG Optimus Vu Launches in Korea, with a Touch of White

04/23/2012, What do you do when you’re bored of the color black? Of course, you whitewash it. We got to tell you about what we just saw over at LG Korea. Apart from the pretty Korean lady, we’re looking at a white-colored version of the 5-inch Optimus Vu...

LG Optimus Vu First Impressions

02/28/2012, [MWC 2012] With the LG Optimus Vu, LG is entering deep into Galaxy Note territory, and while many consider these big smartphones to be a nice market (we haven’t heard actual sales numbers), both LG and Samsung seem to think that it’s more than that. I...

LG Optimus Vu preview

02/26/2012, [MWC 2012] I got some hands-on time with LG’s new Vu, a rather large handset that is without a doubt a two handed smartphone. In some ways, this is LG’s Galaxy Note if you want. It has a different format as it is not as long. It looks a bit...

LG’s MWC 2012 lineup caught on video

02/24/2012, We know that LG has plans for a plethora of smartphones that will go on display at MWC 2012, but if you can’t wait until MWC and you’re curious as how these phones will handle, well you’re in luck as Italian blog Telefonio.net has somehow managed to...

LG Optimus Vu officially unveiled

02/19/2012, Were you stoked by the Samsung Galaxy Note? Well, LG hits one back with their Optimus Vu, which is a 5″ smartphone that could fool some of us into thinking that this is a mini tablet to boot. Boasting LTE and IPS display technology, the LG Optimus...