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LG Prada 3.0 Gets The Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich Update

Last year, LG unveiled the first smartphone in the Prada series, the LG Prada 3.0. This handset originally runs on the Android 2.3.7 (Gingerbread) Operating System. LG has already promised to roll out the Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) update during the Q2 of 2012. However, it got delayed due to some unknown reason. Now, the carrier unlocked variant of LG Prada 3.0 in Germany and Italy has started receiving the much-awaited Android 4.0 ICS update. If you own this device, check out the complete changes and new features below.

The latest update comes with some usability improvements and applications multitasking, Face Recognition (Face Unlock), mobile data management, improved text input and spell checking, improved menu structure, home screen folders, system bar enhancements, advanced voice input, improved email and web browsing, re-sizable widgets, improved battery life and much more.

The latest update bumps the LG Prada 3.0 Android 4.0.4 Ice Cream Sandwich OS. Sadly, this update is not available via OTA (Over-The-Air). You will need to manually update your phone, just by connecting you phone to the computer and then using the LG Mobile Phone Support tool. It is advised to backup all you data before updating the device. You should also make sure that, the battery is fully charged before updating your phone.

This update is currently available only in Germany and Italy. LG Prada 3.0 owners in other region are expected get this update before the end of this month. If you find any new features after updating your device, then do let us know in the comments section below. To learn more about the update procedure, head over to this page.

LG Prada 3.0 Now Available In The UK For Free On Contract

Last month, LG announced the much-awaited LG Prada 3.0 in Germany. The LG Prada 3.0 is the first smartphone in the Prada series. This handset runs on the Android 2.3.7 (Gingerbread) Operating System. The LG Prada 3.0 will also get the Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) update during the Q2 of 2012. Within a few days of its official announcement, LG launched this handset in South Korea. After waiting for nearly a month, this handset is finally available for purchase in the UK. If you are planning to buy one, then check out the complete specs below.

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LG Prada 3.0 features a 4.3 inch Nova Plus display, sporting a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, 1 GHz dual core TI OMAP 4430 processor, Android 2.3.7 (Gingerbread) OS (upgradable to Android 4.0), Prada UI, 8 megapixel camera with auto-focus and LED flash, full HD (1080p) video recording and playback, 1.3 megapixel front facing camera and so on.

Other features include a 3.5 mm headset jack, 1 GB RAM, 8 GB internal memory, MicroSD card slot, 32 GB expandable memory, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot capabilities, A-GPS, NFC (Near Field Communication), microUSB 2.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 3G Connectivity, Bluetooth 3.0 and a 1540 mAh battery.

Phones 4U, a popular online retailer is selling this handset for free, with a 2 year service agreement and £31 monthly plan. If you buy this handset from Phones 4u before the end of February, you’ll get 12 months free unlimited 4u Wi-Fi. This service allows you to access Wi-Fi from your handset whenever you’re in one of The Cloud’s 6000+ hotspots across the UK. To get this handset, head over to this page.

LG Prada 3.0 Now Available In South Korea

Earlier this month, LG unveiled the first smartphone in the Prada series, the LG Prada 3.0. This handset runs on the Android 2.3.7 (Gingerbread) Operating System. LG has also announced that, the Prada 3.0 will get the Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) update during the Q2 of 2012. Within 2 weeks of its official announcement, this handset is already available for purchase in South Korea.

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LG Prada 3.0 features a 4.3 inch Nova Plus display, sporting a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels, 1 GHz dual core TI OMAP 4430 processor, Android 2.3.7 (Gingerbread) OS (upgradable to Android 4.0), Prada UI, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, 3G Connectivity, 8 megapixel camera with auto-focus and LED flash, full HD (1080p) video recording and playback, 1.3 megapixel front facing camera, 1 GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, MicroSD card slot, 32GB expandable memory, A-GPS, NFC, microUSB 2.0, Bluetooth 3.0 and a 1540 mAh battery.

LG Prada 3.0 comes with a price tag of 899,800 won (approx. $780) without any contract. SK Telecom will be the first operator in South Korea to sell this handset. KT subscribers can get this handset from January 5, 2012. LG Prada 3.0 will be available for purchase in European and Asian markets, starting next month.