LG G5 rumors abound, the latest gossip claims that the G5 flagship model will be using a full unibody metal shell. If it is true, the G5 would be the Korean company’s first flagship smartphones to employ that material.
As always with such things, don’t forget to take everything you’re about to read with a grain of salt. Hopefully LG will make the G5 official soon. We’ll keep you posted.
The LG G4 now has a special version unveiled that is referred to as the “LG G4 White Gold Edition”. This will be released only in South Korea and exclusively through local carrier U+, priced over there at KRW 699,600 ($605/€565 at the current exchange rates).
The LG G4 is still a great option for Android buyers, with its Snapdragon 808 SoC processor, 3 GB of RAM, 32 GB of onboard storage, 16 MP primary camera, Optical Image Stabilization 2.0, 5.5-inch QHD display, removable 3,000 mAh battery and Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box. You can find out much more about the handset by reading our LG G4 review.
For the moment, there’s no word on availability in other markets. If you’re interested in the White Gold Edition LG G4, you can see more about it on official LG site.
AT&T has officially unveiled the LG G Vista 2, a new smartphone that was first seen about a week ago. The handset obviously comes as the successor to the older G Vista from last year. It comes with the same size 5.7-inch display, but better specs all-round.
According to the source, the device is powered by an octa-core processor and equip with a stylus, sports a 5.7-inch 1080p display, a 13MP rear unit and a 5MP front shooter, 2GB RAM and 16GB expandable internal memory, Knock On, Knock Code, QSlide, and Quick Memo and Android Lollipop out of the box.
Unfortunately, the announcement did not include a launch date or pricing for the LG G Vista 2.
As you can see in the video below, AT&T will launch the LG G Vista 2 quite soon.
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 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 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
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.