October 6, 2010 – Thought computers were the only devices that could run on Dual-Core processors units?? Well, think again. LG (Life’s Good) have announced a smart-phone that uses a Dual-Core processor technology running the NVIDIA Tegra 2.
LG Electronics (LG) today announced its intentions to introduce the new series of fast, powerful smart-phones that will go into production in the fourth quarter of 2010 incorporating the dual-core processing capability. The new processor includes the world’s first mobile dual-core CPU, which powers through complex tasks to achieve significant leaps in performance.
LG will integrate Tegra 2 into its Smartphones thus providing them with unprecedented power, precedent higher processing speed and high graphics capability. These Smart-phones will be part of LG’s Optimus Series, a new line of innovative mobile products that includes among others, a series of Android phones.
LG Electronics Regional Marketing Manager, George Mudhune, says the company selected NVIDIA Tegra because it enables a new mobile experience and content capabilities:
“Tegra 2 features a number of mobile “firsts”: the first mobile dual-core CPU, the only ultra low-power NVIDIA GeForce GPU and the first 1080p HD mobile video processor. Taking full advantage of the two speedy 1 GHz processors sharing the workload in Tegra 2, end users can experience up to web browsing at double the speed and gaming performance five times faster over single core processors running at 1 GHz (One million instrauctions per second). NVIDIA’s leadership in graphics also delivers flawless 1080p HD video playback, console-quality gaming and amazing 3D capabilities.”
Mr. Mudhune, added LG was committed to making its Optimus Series smart devices the bench mark when referring to standards in speed and graphics performance:
”We selected NVIDIA because it is the visual computing leader and has a long history of creating amazing end-user experiences.”
LG’s Optimus Series Smartphones featuring the NVIDIA Tegra 2 mobile processor will debut starting in the fourth quarter of the year.