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SA: Samsung and Apple lose ground to Huawei and Lenovo

SA: Samsung and Apple lose ground to Huawei and Lenovo

29 April, 2014 | comments (57)

Strategy Analytics has released its latest report on the smartphone market. The smartphone shipments worldwide throughout the Q1 this year grew 33% annually setting another record with 281 million units. The mobile phone shipments (including...


Sprint's G Flex and Verizon's Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 get KitKat

Sprint's G Flex and Verizon's Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 get KitKat

29 April, 2014 | comments (2)

Two new Android 4.4 KitKat updates are now seeding Stateside. LG is now upgrading the G Flex on Sprint, while Samsung is doing the same for the Galaxy Note 10.1. The firmware update for the curved LG smartphone brings performance improvements,...


LG Q1 2014 results show 12.3 million smartphones sold

LG Q1 2014 results show 12.3 million smartphones sold

29 April, 2014 | comments (21)

LG's financial report for Q1 2014 is out and things are looking good for the Korean company as it managed to ship 12.3 million smartphones for the period. That's a 19% increase compared to the same quarter of 2013 and helped LG's mobile division to...

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KitKat-powered LG L80 goes official in Indonesia

KitKat-powered LG L80 goes official in Indonesia

28 April, 2014 | comments (13)

LG Optimus L III series was unveiled prior to the MWC in Barcelona last February. The first three members of the new lineup were showcased on the expo - L40, L70 and L90. Today LG Indonesia has announced another handset to join the Optimus...

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LG L80 specs and photos leak ahead of announcement

LG L80 specs and photos leak ahead of announcement

27 April, 2014 | comments (25)

LG unveiled its affordable L Series III range of smartphones at this year's Mobile World Congress and the line-up consisted of three devices - LG L90, L70 and L40. They will soon be joined by a fourth member, LG L80 Dual and today we get to see how...

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LG G3 caught in the wild, back-mounted keys here to stay

LG G3 caught in the wild, back-mounted keys here to stay

26 April, 2014 | comments (55)

We’ve been getting hints about it for a while now, but this is the first time we get to actually see what will certainly be one of the hottest smartphones of the summer. We got a photo of the LG G3's back and while it’s not the best quality it tells...

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LG G3 cases go on sale, reveal curious back design

LG G3 cases go on sale, reveal curious back design

24 April, 2014 | comments (36)

Alleged plastic cases for the upcoming LG G3 have surfaced and are currently on sale at wholesale retailer Aliexpress. The holes on the cases give us a pretty good idea of the phone's port and button layouts. LG will be keeping its rear-mounted...

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EXCLUSIVE: LG G3 screenies show new Optimus UI, QHD res

EXCLUSIVE: LG G3 screenies show new Optimus UI, QHD res

22 April, 2014 | comments (136)

We just got hold of a few new screenshots taken directly from the LG G3. They not only show how the latest Optimus user interface is going to look like, but also confirm the phone indeed features a QHD resolution display (2560x1440 pixels). These...

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LG G3 leaks yet again via a Sprint UA profile

LG G3 leaks yet again via a Sprint UA profile

22 April, 2014 | comments (18)

LG G3 has leaked numerous times already with detailed specs, purported pictures and even a gold-flavored retail box. We thought we knew most of its key specs - a 5.5" QHD display, Snapdragon 800 (or better) chipset, 3GB of RAM and a 13 MP camera...

Tags: LG, Android, Sprint, Rumors


LG G3 mini for AT&T shows up, packs 8MP camera

LG G3 mini for AT&T shows up, packs 8MP camera

21 April, 2014 | comments (23)

We have been hearing a lot about the upcoming LG G3 flagship and now its mini version has been spotted on the horizon. Codenamed B2 mini (the G3 is codenamed B2), the LG G3 mini has appeared in a leaked document that reveals some of its...

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LG isai FL leaked in pink along with specifications

LG isai FL leaked in pink along with specifications

19 April, 2014 | comments (55)

We have seen couple of images of the LG isai FL for Japan before. Although this particular handset will be exclusive to the Japanese market, it is widely believed that the upcoming LG G3 will be based on this device. In the past we have seen...

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LG G2 mini to cost just $310 in Asia

LG G2 mini to cost just $310 in Asia

18 April, 2014 | comments (50)

LG has put up the G2 mini for sale on its online store in Thailand. The company asks $310 (9990 THB) for the G2 mini (D618) - this is the Snapdragon 400 version with a 8MP camera. The same version is currently listed in UK retailer Clove for...

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LG launches KitKat-powered L65 mid-ranger

LG launches KitKat-powered L65 mid-ranger

18 April, 2014 | comments (23)

LG has launched a new addition to its L series smartphones dubbed L65. The newest mid-range offering from the company comes with Android 4.4 KitKat out of the box. LG L65 D285 sports a 4.3-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 480 x...

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LG Lucid 3 is $300 off-contract for Verizon

LG Lucid 3 is $300 off-contract for Verizon

17 April, 2014 | comments (4)

Remember the original LG Lucid? If you don't then that's fine: it wasn't much to write home about. But the new LG Lucid 3 for Verizon is a pretty decent handset, and it can be yours for $300, no strings attached. If you don't mind signing on the...

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LG G2 mini coming to UK by the end of April for £250

LG G2 mini coming to UK by the end of April for £250

17 April, 2014 | comments (16)

LG announced the global availability of G2 mini, the compact version of the company's flagship smartphone almost a month ago. However, the South Korean manufacturer did not reveal how much the device would cost. Well, the pricing details of the...

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Press image of unannounced LG L65 appears on Twitter

Press image of unannounced LG L65 appears on Twitter

16 April, 2014 | comments (10)

A press photo of the yet to be annoucned LG L65 appeared on Twitter, courtesy of @evleaks. The image shows the front and the back of the handset in a white color scheme. Alleged specs of the LG L65 include a 1.2GHz dual-core CPU, 4.3”...

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Leaked LG G3 retail box confirms gold color option

Leaked LG G3 retail box confirms gold color option

16 April, 2014 | comments (50)

LG G3 will feature a gold color scheme among others when available. The fashionable color option was confirmed by a leaked live photo of the upcoming device’s retail box, obtained by The Verge. LG G3 retail box (click to enlarge) When...

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Is this the Japanese market version of the upcoming LG G3?

Is this the Japanese market version of the upcoming LG G3?

15 April, 2014 | comments (81)

The Japanese market version of LG’s yet to be revealed G3 flagship might have leaked on Twitter. A duo of press shots showing a mysterious high-end LG handset made the rounds on the social network, courtesy of @evleaks. LG isai for KDDI (click...

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LG G3 for Sprint leaks with a QHD display and 3GB of RAM

LG G3 for Sprint leaks with a QHD display and 3GB of RAM

11 April, 2014 | comments (73)

A User Agent Profile information of the LG G3 has appeared on Sprint's website. The phone carries a model number LS990, which further confirms it's the successor of the LG G2 (LS980 in North America). The file states the LG G3 will pack a...

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LG's Odin chip to soon go into mass production

LG's Odin chip to soon go into mass production

10 April, 2014 | comments (24)

More than one year after rumors about LG entering the chipset businessstarted coming the company's 8-core Odin chip is about to enter mass production. As you may remember, the chipset will be based on ARM's big.LITTLE architecture with four...

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