The new device has a 4:3 ratio, 5-inch screen with a 1024 x 768 pixel resolution. It is powered by a 1.5Ghz clock MSM8960 dual-core Snapdragon profcessor, comes 2GB RAM and a 2150mAh battery cell.
Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich is still the operating system of choice. The phone comes with LG apps such as the Q Translator and Q Memo, which makes use of the included stylus and supports VoLTE, an industry standard for sending voice calls over a 4G data connection. Other features of the Optimus Vu 2 include wireless charging, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct.
Users can also connect their household appliances on the phone and use it as a remote control for their TVs, radios and air conditioners.
The Vu 2 also features One Key, which requires you to purchase a special keyring, with a button that when pressed, makes the phone beep to help you locate it.
LG hopes that the Optimus Vu 2 along with the Optimus G will be succesful amid heated competition.