LG Optimus Black starts shipping in Europe this month

One of the newest members of the LG Optimus series, the Optimus Black will be available in the European market in this month. The black version will be available first, and the white and pink versions will be introduced next month.

The LG Optimus Black with its amazing NOVA display was unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show and the Mobile World Congress and gained a huge audience. It is said to be available globally across six continents beginning in Europe and then it will head to North America and Asia.

Dr. Jong-seok Park, President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company had this to say, “For smartphone users who appreciate both style and substance, the LG Optimus Black offers beauty, performance and mobility in one smart package. LG Optimus Black is a significant addition to our global Optimus portfolio and we think it’ll prove to be one of our most popular phones.”

Check out the key specs of the smart phone:

  • 4-inch NOVA Display (700 nits brightness)
  • Dimensions:122 x 64 x 9.2mm
  • Weight: 109g
  • 1GHz processor (Texas Instruments OMAP3)
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • 5MP Rear Camera / 2MP Front Facing Camera
  • Gesture UI powered by Gyro-sensor
  • 2GB Internal Memory and Micro SD up to 32GB
  • 1,500 mAh Battery