LG Korea has announced the Optimus LTE Tag, which isn't only an aestheitcally-enhanced version of the Optimus LTE, but it also claims to offer innovative features that make the smartphone smarter.

Yesterday, LG unveiled the Optimus Vu: smartphone with 5-inch touchscreen, and today, the manufacturer has announced the latest member of its LTE smartphone line-up in Korea, the Optimus LTE Tag. Following the success of the Optimus LTE, the world’s first HD LTE smartphone, the Optimus LTE Tag features Near Field Communication (NFC) technology that lets users communicate with "tags" that can be programmed to automatically change the phone's settings, turn on Wi-Fi or Bluetooth etc. It sports a slim and sleek form factor, 4.3-inch IPS display, is powered by 1.2GHz dual-core processor with 16GB eMMC, and runs Google Android 2.3 Gingerbread. The Optimus LTE Tag will also be able to upgrade to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich in future. The phone also comes with 5-megapixel rear camera with AF-LED flash, and 1.3-megapixel front camera for video calls.

Source: Korea Newswire