It appears you have not yet registered with our community. To register please click here...

Go Back [M] > Madshrimps > WebNews
LG Eclipse may be coming to Sprint and AT&T by Halloween LG Eclipse may be coming to Sprint and AT&T by Halloween
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

LG Eclipse may be coming to Sprint and AT&T by Halloween
Thread Tools
Old 15th June 2012, 08:13   #1
[M] Reviewer
Stefan Mileschin's Avatar
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Romania
Posts: 138,440
Stefan Mileschin Freshly Registered
Default LG Eclipse may be coming to Sprint and AT&T by Halloween

After initial specs and a few decent pics bubbled up to the surface of the internet, the "superphone" known as the LG Eclipse is shedding its shyness. The device, supposedly sporting a quad-core Krait APQ8064 with Adreno 320 GPU, has been spotted with a User Agent Profile and Bluetooth 4.0 Certification. Even better, it appears to be in two distinct flavors: the LS970 for Sprint and the E970, allegedly for AT&T (according to leaked benchmarks, at least, which we'll discuss in a moment). The User Agent Profile, listed specifically for the E970, confirms the 1280 x 768 screen resolution; if the phone does indeed offer a 4.67-inch panel, this means we can expect a pixel density of a rather respectable 320ppi. Also, the Bluetooth sheet mentions that the device -- referring to both models -- "will be available on North America market around 2012.10.31." We can definitely see this as a potential winner for the holiday season, though we wouldn't be surprised if LG's upcoming superphone faces its fair share of stiff competition when it launches.

In addition to the official docs, a keen-eyed tipster also spotted the device making the benchmark rounds: it was seen on GLBenchmark, AnTuTu and Nenamark2. We have to be a bit more skeptical when looking at test results, since they're pretty easy to fabricate. With that disclaimer, the Adreno scores were quite impressive on GLBench, with the LS970 notching 125fps using the offscreen Egypt test (the E970 got a score of 113fps). As for the other tests, the E970 netted an average 58.8 on NenaMark and the LS970 got 11,663 on AnTuTu -- putting it ever-so-slightly higher than the Tegra 3-powered HTC One X. Unfortunately, this test also mentioned that the LS970 uses a screen resolution of 1280 x 720. If this turns out to be true, this means that AT&T's version will offer a tad better display. Not that 720p is bad by any stretch of the imagination; it just probably won't be among the best in the market come this holiday season. The full suite of links can be found below, so have a look and see if anything else pops out.
Stefan Mileschin is offline   Reply With Quote

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Samsung Galaxy S III coming to AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon Wireless Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 4th June 2012 10:24
HTC EVO 4G LTE hitting Sprint stores on June 2nd Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 1st June 2012 08:35
Sprint Galaxy Nexus review Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 11th May 2012 09:14
Sprint confirms Galaxy Nexus release date: coming April 22nd for $200, preorders open Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 17th April 2012 07:50
A Halloween Scream in Intel AppUp Center Stefan Mileschin WebNews 0 26th October 2011 07:01
NVIDIA Ion 2 coming in early 2010, compatible with Pine TrailNVIDIA Ion 2 coming in e jmke WebNews 0 23rd December 2009 10:47
Halloween Case Mod jmke WebNews 0 1st November 2006 13:44
Sprint BlackBerry 7130e piotke WebNews 1 14th August 2006 16:31

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT +1. The time now is 01:34.

Powered by vBulletin® - Copyright ©2000 - 2022, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO