That all changed Monday as AT&T announced U.S. customers can get the Optimus G starting Nov. 2.
Pre-orders for the phone, which will retail for $199.99 with contract, will open on Tuesday, Oct. 16.
With the addition of the Optimus G, the smartphone market is about to get that much more clustered during the crucial holiday shopping season.
In addition to the aforementioned devices, a host of new Windows Phone 8 handsets are also set to arrive later this month.
LG is obviously hoping the Optimus G's 1.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon S4 Pro processor, 2GB of RAM and 8MP camera will help it find a devoted user base.
There's currently still no word on when Sprint will get its version of the LG Optimus G.