Previously slated for an October release, the LG Vu 3 has just been announced in South Korea. The smartphone will go on sale on September 27 for a price that will be unveiled closer to launch.
Although LG Vu 3 sports a slightly larger display than that of its predecessor, it has the same size. This means the handset maker has managed to shorten the length of the bezel by at least 0.2-inches, so it can keep the same size as LG Vu II.
The LG Vu 3 will come with a 5.2-inch(1280 x 960 pixels) HD + IPS display at 4:3 aspect ratio, 2.26 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 (MSM8974) processor with 480 MHz Adreno 330 GPU, a 13-megapixel rear camera plus 2.1 MP front-facing camera, and 2GB RAM.
Connectivity-wise, the Vu 3 is an all-rounder, as it offers LTE-Advanced and TDMB support (specific to Korea), 4G LTE, HSPA+ (42Mbps), WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP and GPS with aGPS.
LG Vu 3 ships with Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean operating system out of the box and a Rubberdium stylus pen, which provides access to Notebook features included in the smartphone.
It also packs Knock On feature that allows users to wake up their phones from sleep by double tapping on the screen. Guest mode and Pop & Plug earphones come with the phone as well. you get LTE Advanced connectivity.
There are still no details about the memory and the battery
According to fonearena, the Vu 3 will be available in South Korea through all three major carriers, SK Telecom (SKT), Korea Telecom (KT) and LG U+.