LG Announces Android 2.2 Based Optimus One and Optimus Chic Smartphone
LG, one of the few Korean multinational is todayâ€™s leading electronic product manufacturer. They have ventured into every domain of consumer electronics and now also taken the first steps in the world of smartphones. The company has launched an ambitious program for launching up to 20 Android phones in the year 2010.Following this goal, LG has today announced the release of two of its Android smartphones; LG Optimus Chic and LG Optimus One. Both the smartphones will be running Android 2.2 Froyo. The smartphone will be available in South Korea only, at least for a start.
The smartphones are targeted at young aged consumers with limited budgets. The technical specs of the devices havenâ€™t been unveiled but there are pictures released for the devices which speak of the design and some of the visible specs. The design of the smartphone clearly speaks of the audience targeted by LG with these devices, as the slick edges along with funky looking build attracts the tech-savvy youth of today.
Along with these smartphones, LG has also announced that it will be releasing a tablet running on Android operating system by the last quarter of 2010. The company also announced that it will update its popular LG Optimus Z (SU950 / KU9500) to Android 2.2 in the near future.