|[February 20, 2013]
LG Integrates Analogix SlimPort into Optimus G Pro Smartphone
SANTA CLARA, Calif. & BARCELONA, Spain --(Business Wire)--
Mobile World Congress (News - Alert) 2013 - Analogix®
Semiconductor, the market leader in enabling DisplayPort solutions,
announced that along with the Google (News - Alert) Nexus 4, the Optimus G Pro
smartphone is the next SlimPort-enabled device from LG
to provide easy connectivity to HDMI TVs, VGA projectors and DisplayPort
"With SlimPort, LG is able to deliver unprecedented functionality at a
lower cost, because of its streamlined design and standard USB
connector," said Dr. Ramchan Woo, division leader/smart phone platform
division of LG Mobile Communications Company. "SlimPort unleashes
content from the Optimus G Pro smartphone, making it a snap to share and
enjoy videos, games, photos and more on any screen."
Based on the VESA DisplayPort standard, SlimPort accessories enable
smartphones and tablets to output HD audio and video from the micro-USB
por to HDMI, VGA, DisplayPort or DVI-enabled TVs, projectors and
monitors. As a result, mobile users can enjoy theater-quality HD video
and audio from any-sized display, without draining the power of the
"The mobile market is innovating at a rapid pace and LG Smartphone is
leading this market," said Andre Bouwer, vice president of marketing for
Analogix. "LG's Optimus G Pro is a powerful and versatile smartphone,
and the inclusion of SlimPort makes it an extraordinary value for
consumers and business professionals alike."
About the LG Optimus G Pro
The Optimus G Pro is the newest addition to the LG's premium Optimus G
Series lineup of products with a 5.5-inch Full HD IPS (400ppi) display,
1.7GHz Quad-Core Snapdragon™ 600 Processor, a 3,140mAh removable
battery, and the Android (News - Alert) 4.1.2 Jelly Bean operating system. Its 13MP
rear camera and 2.1MP front camera supports simultaneous dual video
recording feature and outputs high-quality photography and video, which
users can view in stunning quality on high-resolution monitors and HDTV
displays with the Analogix SlimPort connector at up to Full-HD (1080p60)
and 24 bits per color depth.
More information about SlimPort accessories can be found at www.slimportconnect.com.
To see a live demo, visit Analogix Semiconductor in Hall 8.1, Stand
8.1K13 at the Mobile World Congress Event, February 25 - 28 in Barcelona.
About Analogix Semiconductor
Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. designs and manufactures semiconductors for
the digital multimedia market, from portable devices such as smart
phones to high-end graphics cards and large, high-definition displays.
Analogix is the market leader in providing end-to-end interface
connectivity semiconductor solutions for DisplayPort, including the
SlimPort family of products. For more information visit www.analogix.com
or follow us on Twitter (News - Alert) @Analogix.
Analogix and SlimPort are trademarks or registered trademarks of
Analogix Semiconductor, Inc.�All other trademarks and trade
names are the property of their respective owners.
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