LG's 5-inch Optimus Vu goes head to head with Samsung's Galaxy Note

Julio Franco

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The LG Optimus Vu is the company's answer to the Samsung Galaxy Note. While the Android-powered Vu features "only" a 5-inch display, compared to the Note's 5.3-inch unit, the 4:3…

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4:3 LCDs are rarer and more expensive now. So strange that people give up a standard so quickly just to jump on the bandwagon.

"Widescreen" doesn't have a real standard for theater movies. Well perhaps a "wide-range" of standards would be more appropriate. 4:3 -should- live on. It's a better size for many applications like word processing and spreadsheets in multi-monitor environment. Plus it's the ratio we started VGA computing with.