It has been revealed in a recent development that Pantech, the second largest mobile handset maker in South Korea after Samsung is all geared up to release a new Android-powered device for the South Korean market.

The new brand in the android ocean will soon release an ICS-based high-end smartphone, codenamed IM-A830S, which will not have a quad-core processor, however, it would be powered by the next level update -- a dual-core 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon MSM8960 chip.

According to the GLBenchmark results report, the yet-to-be announced Pantech IM-A830S handset will further offer an unknown size of LCD display with 1280 x 720 pixels of resolution and it will be shipped with the latest Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich OS out-of-the-box. Other specifications about the capacity of RAM, storage and camera are not known so far.

Meanwhile, rumor has it that Pantech IM-A830S will be unveiled in South Korea through SK Telecom. Take a look at the phone's leaked benchmark picture to get information on other features.

Stay tuned for further updates.