Virgin Mobile USA announced on there Facebook fan page that they are releasing the LG Optimus V Android phone on 1st of Feb 2011.
The phone is essentially same like the original LG optimus or LG Optimus S for Sprint users except the physical button placement below the big touchscreen on the face of the phone. The specifications are expected to be same as the original ones, having Android 2.2, Wi-Fi, GPS, 3G, and all the usual Android goodness, like Google apps and more.
For Android users it is a good news as LG Optimus is considered among one of the best Android Phones available in the market. No other news regarding plans and pricing is yet revealed. The status update is saying that stay tune for more official info!