LG is holding a press event Thursday evening in Manhattan and of course we’ll be there, but AT&T may have blown the big surprise today by sending out a press release about the forthcoming LG Nitro HD.
The LG Nitro HD will be the third Android phone on AT&T’s 4G LTE network. In addition to the 4G LTE speeds the LG Nitro will be the first true HD display on an AT&T smartphone.
The Nitro HD features a 1280 x 720 pixel 4.5 inch true HD AH-IPS (advanced high performance in pane switching) display. This is all on top of a 1.5ghz dual core processor. It’s got 1gb of RAM, 4gb of on board storage and a 16gb microSD card preinstalled.
The Android 2.3.5, Gingerbread, device also features an 8 mega pixel rear facing camera with HD video capability along with a front facing camera for video chatting.
The LG Nitro HD will be available Sunday for $249.99 at AT&T corporate stores and their retail partners