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LG G3 in India is now getting Android 5.0 Lollipop update

LG G3 in India is now getting Android 5.0 Lollipop update

18 December, 2014 | comments (53)

The LG G3 is the company's flagship and naturally it is the first to get the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop treatment. The new firmware update kicked off in Korea earlier this month, followed by a plethora of countries throughout Europe - Austria, the...


LG G3 Lollipop update spreads to more European countries

LG G3 Lollipop update spreads to more European countries

15 December, 2014 | comments (57)

It looks like LG is going to actually deliver on its promise to update the G3 to Android 5.0 Lollipop by the end of this year. A couple of days ago we told you that units sold by Vodafone UK started getting the new bits, and now it turns out that...


LG G3 is getting Android 5.0 in the United Kingdom

LG G3 is getting Android 5.0 in the United Kingdom

13 December, 2014 | comments (35)

Android 5.0 Lollipop has began rolling out to LG G3 in the United Kingdom. The new OS build is reportedly seeding to Vodafone UK devices at the moment. LG began updating its smartphone flagship to Android 5.0 in Europe last month. The first...

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Nexus 5 production stops, but you can still buy it

Nexus 5 production stops, but you can still buy it

12 December, 2014 | comments (24)

With the Nexus 6 already here to carry on the family legacy it is only natural that the days are numbered for the Nexus 5. But the LG Nexus 5 still has a lot of appeal as the last-available budget-oriented Nexus device, a long-standing tendency...

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LG G Pro 3 reportedly axed as LG focuses on G4

LG G Pro 3 reportedly axed as LG focuses on G4

08 December, 2014 | comments (26)

The LG G Pro 2 was due for a successor in the coming months but it may not get it. Recent rumors suggest that the mobile division of the company, now under new leadership may steer away from the G Pro series and focus on the flagship LG G4. The...

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LG L25 specs leak, Snapdragon 400 and 720p display confirmed

LG L25 specs leak, Snapdragon 400 and 720p display confirmed

08 December, 2014 | comments (13)

Shortly after leaking a sketch of the LG LG25 and a couple of screenshots of it running Firefox OS, @upleaks has also outed the alleged specs of the phone. The LG LG25 shapes up to be one of the most powerful Firefox OS smartphones to...

Tags: LG, Firefox OS, Rumors


LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play edition gets Lollipop update

LG G Pad 8.3 Google Play edition gets Lollipop update

29 November, 2014 | comments (13)

The Google Play edition of the LG G Pad 8.3 is now receiving the Android 5.0 update. It may not have been as quick as one would have expected, with Google definitely not being as quick as before for rolling out the updates for its own devices but...

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LG G Flex 2 rumored to get a January unveiling at CES

LG G Flex 2 rumored to get a January unveiling at CES

28 November, 2014 | comments (32)

The LG G Flex (pictured below) was announced last year as one of the first two smartphones with a bent screen, along with Samsung's Galaxy Round. While Samsung has introduced the Galaxy Note Edge recently, LG is yet to follow up its G Flex. The G...

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LG appoints new mobile head in annual management restructuring

LG appoints new mobile head in annual management restructuring

27 November, 2014 | comments (20)

LG electronics has just appointed a new head of its mobile division. Juno Cho will be taking over the position of president and CEO of the division from Park Jong-Seok, who has been dealing with health problems, but will retain a supporting role in...

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South Korean LG G3s will get Lollipop soon

South Korean LG G3s will get Lollipop soon

24 November, 2014 | comments (16)

LG has won the domestic Lollipop update race with the impending rollout of the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its LG G3 flagship. The three major carriers in South Korea will get the update at roughly the same time. The 5.0 update brings a new...

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Android 5.0 factory image for Nexus 4 is now available

Android 5.0 factory image for Nexus 4 is now available

14 November, 2014 | comments (86)

Android 5.0 Lollipop factory image for LG Nexus 4 is now available for download from Android Developers. The build number of the release is LRX21T. Google took extra two days to release the latest Android build to its 2012 flagship...

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Meizu MX4, Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha lead AnTuTu chart

Meizu MX4, Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Alpha lead AnTuTu chart

13 November, 2014 | comments (51)

AnTuTu has posted a chart with the top 10 best performing smartphones throughout the Q3 this year. The king of the chart is Meizu MX4, while the runner-ups are the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Samsung Galaxy Alpha. The Galaxy Note 4 and the Galaxy...

Tags: Samsung, Meizu, LG, HTC, Android


Strategy Analytics: LG has record market share in North America

Strategy Analytics: LG has record market share in North America

12 November, 2014 | comments (26)

According to the latest report from Strategy Analytics, LG reached a record market share in North America - for Q3 2014, the company had 16.3%. For the same period last year the company had just 7.4%, making its achievement particularly...

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Blue Steel LG G3 now available at BestBuy

Blue Steel LG G3 now available at BestBuy

12 November, 2014 | comments (17)

The LG G3 is already available in a myriad of colors - Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold, Moon Violet and Burgundy Red - but now we can add a brand new color to that list - Blue Steel. The Blue Steel LG G3 has gone on sale in the US for...


Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to the Nexus family

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to the Nexus family

12 November, 2014 | comments (956)

Android 5.0 Lollipop is now seeding to members of the Nexus product family. The latest firmware is available over-the-air or through factory image available for download. The Pure Google devices that are getting the Android 5.0 treatment...


CES 2015 Innovation awards: Samsung grabs 36, LG snags 10

CES 2015 Innovation awards: Samsung grabs 36, LG snags 10

12 November, 2014 | comments (55)

Samsung and LG happily announced they've been recognized for their products in the CES 2015 Innovation Awards. Samsung grabbed awards for 36 of its products - 12 more than last year - while LG won 10. Out of the overall 36 CES awards for...

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LG unveils the Aka - a smartphone that has an eye on you

LG unveils the Aka - a smartphone that has an eye on you

11 November, 2014 | comments (54)

Sure, Siri can crack a joke, but can it really look at you? Of course it can't, silly, it doesn't have eyes not like the LG Aka. Supposedly pronounced "aw-kuh", this Android-powered phone has eyes, which peek out from its case, and tries to...

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LG roadmap promises bending, foldable, rollable screens

LG roadmap promises bending, foldable, rollable screens

10 November, 2014 | comments (41)

For many years now there's been speculation of "flexible displays" coming to smartphones. In 2013 we even saw the first two devices to come with curved screens (though you couldn't bend them yourself): the LG G Flex and the Samsung Galaxy...

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Lollipop-powered LG H440n leaks via benchmark

Lollipop-powered LG H440n leaks via benchmark

09 November, 2014 | comments (16)

It has been a particularly eventful weekend for LG, the Koreans following the Android 5.0 Lollipop leak for their G3 flagship with an official confirmation of its rollout. Now we understand that the company is also busy testing another 5.0 Lollipop...

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LG G3 will begin receiving Android 5.0 this week

LG G3 will begin receiving Android 5.0 this week

09 November, 2014 | comments (81)

LG G3 will begin receiving update to Android 5.0 Lollipop this week. The Korean manufacturer announced its OS upgrade plans shortly after an Android 5.0 ROM for its flagship leaked out. The rollout of Android 5.0 to the handset will begin in...

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