A glance at AT&T’s LG Nitro HD

The LG Nitro HD, the first LTE-capable smartphone available on airwaves of AT&T, has several software and hardware specs that allow it to make a distinction from the crowd of others.

LG’s Nitro HD features 720 by 1280 pixel touchscreen display that measures 4.5-inch in size, the pixels are strikingly sharp and quality of pictures or video playback is excellent.

Under its hood, the new smartphone has a powerful dual-core, 1.5 GHz QUALCOMM processor, an 8-megapixel camera that is capable of shooting videos in 1080p, and 1GB of RAM and 4GB of international storage.

It also comes with a front-facing 1.3-megapixel for video-chatting, and an additional 16GB micro-SD card.

There is a volume rocker around the left side of the device, while a 3.5mm headphone jack, the micro-USB port for charging, and power/wake button is situated on the top.

The Nitro HD will compete with the likes of the Galaxy Nexus, which also features Super AMOLED HD display that offer a resolution of 1,280 by 720 pixels.

Network provider AT&T is offering the LG Nitro HD for just $249.99 with a new 2-year service agreement.