LG's Optimus 2X is the world's first smartphone to boast a dual-core processor.
The powerful Tegra 2 chip - designed by Nvidia - is expected to facilitate faster, smoother web browsing, high-quality gaming and true multitasking without annoying lag or drag.
"Dual-core is the next leap forward in [the] mobile [sphere], so this is no small achievement to be the first to offer a smartphone utilizing this technology," explained LG Mobile president Dr. Jong-seok Park.
"With unique features such as HDMI (High Definition Multimedia Interface) mirroring and exceptional graphics performance, the LG Optimus 2X is proof of LG's commitment to high-end smartphones in 2011."
Indeed, the dual-core Tegra SoC runs at a blazing 1GHz, while offering low power consumption and high performance for rendering video content or playing audio files.
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The LG Optimus 2X will be available in Korea next month with countries in Europe and Asia to follow. [[LG]]