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LG Optimus L Series phone sales pass 15 million units worldwide

LG announced today that they have sold over 15 Million L series smartphones to date.

LG Optimus L Series 15 million

That includes the LG Optimus L3, LG Optimus L5, LG Optimus L7 and LG Optimus L9. Just back in December LG announced that they had sold 10 Million Lseries phones, so this is huge the huge leap considering it’s just been two months.

LG also announced the L Series II phones earlier this month, which includes the LG Optimus L3 II, LG Optimus L5 II and LG Optimus L7 II. They’ll be showing them off at MWC later this month so hopefully we’ll get some more info on whether or not the sequels are any better!

More info in the full press release below.

[toggle_content title=”Press Release” class=””]15 MILLION CUSTOMERS APPROVE OF LG OPTIMUS L SERIES

New Optimus L SeriesII Continues the Momentum Established by the Original Series

SEOUL, Feb. 15, 2013 – LG Electronics (LG) announced today it sold an Optimus L Series device every second over the past two months, propelling sales of the popular smartphones to over 15 million units. Since its launch at Mobile World Congress (MWC) last year, Optimus L Series smartphones have become the device of choice for individuals around the world who favor a well-balanced smartphone with a unique design. Building on this momentum, LG will unveil a new generation of the stylish series at MWC 2013 with an upgraded design and improved features.

The Optimus L SeriesII will carry on the legacy of its predecessor, offering a user experience unique to LG smartphones. The Optimus L3II, Optimus L5II and Optimus L7II all feature a comfortable contour with laser-etched details in a slim unibody design. The sleek and customizable devices are also differentiated by smart LED lighting around the home button to mirror users’ unique styles.

“The success of the Optimus L Series is testament to our belief all along that there is indeed a market for well-balanced smartphones that represent individuals’ unique tastes,” said Dr. Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company. “The new Optimus L SeriesII expands upon the design philosophy of the original series so we’re quite confident that we’ll have another hit on our hands.”

The new Optimus L SeriesII smartphones will be unveiled at Mobile World Congress later this month. Visitors to MWC are encouraged to see these new models up close at the LG booth in Hall 3.