Hands-on: LG Optimus 4X HD [MWC 2012]

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Last year at MWC LG brought us the first dual-core smartphone to hit the mass market. You can check with Guinness, they have it marked down as a world record. This year the mobile maker wants to recapture the magic by doubling down on the cores and adding a new sense of high-end style with the Optimus 4X HD. As the name implies, the phone rests its power upon two pillars: the aforementioned 1,5GHz quad-core CPU (a Tegra 3 chip) and a 4.7-inch True HD IPS display.

While the focus will mostly be on the greater processing power, the HD display is hands-down one of the best we have ever seen (I feel like I am rewriting that sentence with every new handset I pick up). It’s the same technology found in LG’s Optimus LTE, and it shines all the brighter (pun intended) in the 4X HD. LG is touting True HD IPS as superior to Super AMOLED HD and they make a pretty good case.

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