LG Optimus 3D

Optimus 3D vs Optimus Tab: Not all HD 3D video is created equal

Optimus 3D vs Optimus Tab: Not all HD 3D video is created equal

When we caught up with LG earlier today, to check out the freshly announced Optimus 3D and Optimus Tab, we couldn't help but wonder about the discrepancy between the smartphone's 1080p Full HD 3D recording capabilities and the tablet's 720p HD 3D recording. Turns out, there's more to a 1GHz, dual-core chipset than just its ARM cores: the Optimus 3D's Texas Instruments OMAP4430 has native support for Full HD recording in 3D, while the NVIDIA Tegra 2 in the Tab doesn't.

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LG Partners with YouTube 3D

LG Partners with YouTube 3D

LG announced at their press conference this morning here at Mobile World Congress 2011 their new Optimus 3D smart phone.  This device's claim to fame is that it can capture and play back 3D content without the need of 3D glasses.   They also announced a partnership with YouTube's 3D channel for easy upload and sharing of captured 3D content from the Optimus 3D directly to YouTube's dedicated 3D channel.

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LG Optimus 3D hands-on [Video]

LG Optimus 3D hands-on [Video]

LG is the first to admit its 2010 range of devices wasn't exactly the most inspiring; as the company said to us at MWC 2011 today, "we sat there and watched our rivals bring out smartphone after smartphone." For 2011 the Korean company's plans are far more ambitious, hence the LG Optimus 3D and the play for the nascent 3D smartphone market. Hands-on impressions after the cut.

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LG Optimus 3D official

LG Optimus 3D official

LG has officially announced the LG Optimus 3D, the company's 3D-capable smartphone based on a Texas Instruments 1GHz dual-core OMAP4 processor and a 5-megapixel dual-lens camera for 3D video capture. The Optimus 3D has an autostereoscopic 3D glasses-free display measuring in at 4.3-inches and WVGA resolution.

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LG Optimus 3D dual-core 1GHz OMAP4 and GPU prowess detailed

LG Optimus 3D dual-core 1GHz OMAP4 and GPU prowess detailed

LG's MWC 2011 press conference isn't until Monday, but the eager Koreans obviously couldn't wait to spill the beans on what they're bringing to the show. We already knew that the LG Optimus 3D and LG Optimus Pad would be making their debut in Barcelona, but now we have specs and other details to go along with that.

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LG teases Optimus 3D will “rewrite history” [Video]

LG teases Optimus 3D will “rewrite history” [Video]

LG has already confirmed that the Optimus 3D is coming to MWC 2011, but that doesn't mean there isn't time for another quick teaser. In the company's latest video a smartphone suspiciously similar to the purportedly leaked Optimus 3D makes a brief appearance, along with the promise that it will be "the world's first dual core multi channel" device.

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LG confirms Optimus 3D ahead of MWC 2011: 3D camera & HDMI

LG confirms Optimus 3D ahead of MWC 2011: 3D camera & HDMI

With a leaked pic in the wild, LG couldn't exactly keep pushing its "dimensions" teaser and hope to maintain both enthusiasm and mystery about the LG Optimus 3D. Instead, the company has confirmed that the glasses-free 3D Android smartphone is headed to MWC 2011 later this month, and given us a sneak preview of some of the other skills on its spec sheet.

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LG Optimus 3D leaks ahead of MWC 2011 debut?

LG Optimus 3D leaks ahead of MWC 2011 debut?

We're already expecting the LG Optimus 3D to be made official at MWC 2011 next month - after all, it's already been given one patchy pre-order listing and LG's "new dimension" teasing invite isn't hard to interpret - but now what's believed to be the handset itself has seemingly leaked. Phandroid's tipster doesn't confirm what exact LG this is, but the best guess is that we're looking at the 3D Android phone.

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LG Optimus 3D outed ahead of MWC 2011 debut

LG Optimus 3D outed ahead of MWC 2011 debut

Having promised a 3D-capable smartphone sooner rather than later, LG's MWC 2011 surprise has been prematurely spoiled by a Dutch cellphone retailer. The Phone House - the local arm of Carphone Warehouse - has a new coming-soon page for the LG Optimus 3D, though as All About Phones points out they're also using a shot of the existing Optimus One.

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