LG Optimus One to get an Android 2.3 update, this May

The LG Optimus One which is an entry-level handset has become one of the most popular Android devices launched by LG, with more than 2 million Optimus One smartphones sold worldwide, and the number is still increasing. The Optimus One is powered by a 600 MHz processor and features a 3.2-inch HVGA capacitive touchscreen with 262k colors support and a 320×480 pixel resolution.
A new Android update will be available soon for the Optimus One. The upcoming upgrade has been unveiled via LG Facebook official account, as the company vaguely stated that the update will be available in May.

The Korean manufacturer had earlier stated that the Optimus One would not receive the Gingerbread goodness because it doesn’t meet the minimum hardware requirements. However, the company has come back with an official announcement where it said that all Optimus series smart phones would get Android 2.3 upgrade, although no timeframe has been disclosed.