The first introduction of LG’s latest phablet – V10 (LG-F600S/LG-F600K/LG-F600L) was about a week ago, seems a bigger version of the LG G4, packing with a bigger screen and some lovely extras. Today is the official launch date of the smartphone, via all three major Korean carriers: SK Telekom, KT, and LG U+. It now priced at KRW 799,700 (about $683) in Korean markets. If you buy one before October 31, you’ll get some freebies such as a second battery and a battery charger.
In terms of specs, the LG V10 is a solid enough mid-range effort. It gets a 5.7-inch WQHD (1440×2560) IPS Quantum Display and a 2.1-inch 160×1,040 secondary display, a Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 808 processor, a 16 MP rear camera with laser auto focus, OIS and LED flash. two 5 MP front-facing cameras for selfies, 4GB of RAM, 64GB of expandable storage and a 3,000 mAh battery. It runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box.
There’s no word on when LG will release the V10 in other markets. However, those who are interested in getting the handset will soon be able to find it outside of South Korea.
LG V10 Phone Photos – LG Cell Phone Pictures
First the Motorola and HTC, and now its LG’s turn? Good news LG G3 and G4 owners, you’re the next in line for a shiny, new update to Android 6.0, Marshmallow.
The Korean company is preparing to launch the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow to LG G3 and LG G4 quite soon, since the LG Korea support page for the two aforementioned devices now contains a category for “Android 6”, along with previous OS versions. You can see the screenshots below.
For the moment, there is no word yet on exactly when these phones will get the Marshmallow updates this year. But we’ll dig for details, and let you know when we have something.
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UK retailer Carphone Warehouse has announced availability of LG’s latest Nexus 5X 32GB.
LG’s second generation of the Nexus 5 Android phone, the Nexus 5X, is finally hitting the market after being official in Google’s event for a couple of days now. Carphone Warehouse is offering the device for £349.99 if you prefer to purchase outright. And if you are looking for 16GB version, UK vendor is now offering a better deal at £299.99.
Specs-wise, the LG Nexus 5X is powered by the Snapdragon 808 chip with a 1.8GHz hexa-core CPU and sports a 5.2″ 1080p display. It comes with 2GB of RAM, USB Type-C, Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2×2 MIMO), NFC, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS/GLONASS, a 12.3MP rear camera, 16GB or 32GB internal storage with no option to expand it and a larger 2700mAh battery. The LG Nexus 5X measures 147 x 72.6 x 7.9m-inches, weighs roughly 136 grams and runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of the box.
LG Nexus 5X Phone Photos – LG Cell Phone Pictures
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LG’s new metal-made “Class” Android smartphone was officially announced last week and is now only launched in South Korea, but will it be released outside of the country? The answer seems to be yes, as @evleaks just revealed its launch to AT&T in the US some time soon.
While there is no word on when AT&T will start selling the LG Class, “soon” is probably a good guess. The carrier should offer the new handset for a lower price, compared to the Korean market. In South Korea, the LG Class costs around $340 off contract.
The LG Class runs Android 5.1 Lollipop, and features a unibody metal construction. Other than that, the handset comes with a 5-inch 720p IPS display (720 x 1280 pixels), 13MP rear camera, 8MP front-facing camera, quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 chipset clocked at 1.2GHz, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal memory, microSD card support, and a 2050mAh battery. For more, you should check out our LG Class hands-on.
LG Class Phone Photos – LG Cell Phone Pictures
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LG Class is company’s latest announcement for South Korea. The Class is a mid-range Android smartphone running on the latest Android 5.1 Lollipop.
The LG Class has a 5-inch 720p IPS touchscreen and runs on a quad-core 1.2 GHz processor with 2GB of RAM. It supports 4G LTE networks, there is 16GB expandable storage, a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash and an 8 MP font-facing camera on the back, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC, and a 2,050 mAh battery. Its dimensions are 142 x 71.8 x 7.4 mm, and it weighs 147g.
LG will begin shipping the Class in South Korea very soon and its off-contract price is going to be KRW 399,300 ($338 or €301). Unfortunately we are pretty sure this will be a Korean exclusive, but the device will be available in a choice of three colors – gold, silver, and black— and goes on sale in Korea.
LG Class Phone Photos – LG Cell Phone Pictures
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LG took the wraps off a new flip smartphone called LG Gentle in South Korea today.
LG Gentle Key Features:
- Dimension: 117.7 x 58.7 x 16.6mm
- Weight: 143g
- Networks: 4G LTE
- Processor: 1.1GHz Quad Core Processor
- Display: 3.2-inch LCD display with a resolution of 480×320
- Camera: 3MP rear camera/ VGA font-facing camera
- Battery: 1700mAh battery
- Memory: 1GB RAM / 4GB ROM / Micro SD slot
- OS: 5.1 (Android Lollipop)
- Connection: Bluetooth / USB 2.0 / Wi-Fi
- Price: KRW 200,000 or €150.
There’s no word on when LG will launch the LG Gentle. However, it must be mentioned that those who may be interested in getting the handset will likely not be able to find it outside of South Korea, LG’s home country.
LG Gentle Phone Photos – LG Cell Phone Pictures
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