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LG G Pad and Vu 3 getting Android 4.4 KitKat in Korea

LG G Pad and Vu 3 getting Android 4.4 KitKat in Korea

31 March, 2014 | comments (13)

LG has started rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat firmware for various devices available only in South Korea. The first one to get it is the South Korean model of the LG G Pad 8.3 slate. The update is available both via OTA service and LG's Mobile...


LG G2 mini shows up in European stores, costs €350

LG G2 mini shows up in European stores, costs €350

29 March, 2014 | comments (46)

We were somewhat disappointed by the LG G2 mini specs - a lower mid-range phone flaunting a flagship name - but the (relatively) compact gadget has gone on store shelves in Europe at a rather steep price. Several German retailers - Amazon...

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LG G Flex receives Android 4.4.2 KitKat update with Knock Code

LG G Flex receives Android 4.4.2 KitKat update with Knock Code

27 March, 2014 | comments (24)

LG is now seeding Android 4.4.2 KitKat software update for the G Flex. That's a bit earlier than even LG's original plans, which it unveiled a few days ago, but we don't mind at all. The Users can now enjoy LG's Knock Code feature as well...

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LG Optimus Exceed 2 for Verizon leaked

LG Optimus Exceed 2 for Verizon leaked

27 March, 2014 | comments (3)

It looks like the cell phone whiste blower, evleaks, is at it again. This time they've got the skinny on an upcoming LG Droid bound for Verizon: the LG Optimus Exceed 2. Not much is known about the specs of the Exceed 2, but if the original...

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LG announces G2 mini globally, will hit stores in April

LG announces G2 mini globally, will hit stores in April

27 March, 2014 | comments (9)

LG G2 mini, the compact version of the company's flagship smartphone, the LG G2 was unveiled at this year's Mobile World Congress. The official announcement did not spread light on the availability details of the smartphone, but we now know that the...

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LG Optimus G will get Android KitKat in Summer

LG Optimus G will get Android KitKat in Summer

26 March, 2014 | comments (133)

Good news for LG Optimus G users: you'll be receiving your Android 4.4.2 KitKat upgrade this summer. The information was confirmed by LG themselves. The Optimus G has been stuck on Android 4.1 for some time now, so the update will be a welcome...

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LG G2 and G Flex to receive Knock Code in April

LG G2 and G Flex to receive Knock Code in April

25 March, 2014 | comments (16)

LG plans to bring its latest (and rather cool) unlock feature called Knock Code to the G2 and G Flex. It made its debut on the LG G Pro 2 at this year's Mobile World Congress and brought a breath of fresh air to the Android lockscreen. The...

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LG G Pro 2 outsells LG G2, to get a price cut

LG G Pro 2 outsells LG G2, to get a price cut

24 March, 2014 | comments (23)

According to a Korean newspaper citing LG representative, the company has been selling the LG G Pro 2 like hot cakes in its home country. Despite the relatively high price tag of KRW999,000 or about $927, the phone is even outselling the LG G2, the...

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LG L70 goes on pre-order for €179, sales start in April

LG L70 goes on pre-order for €179, sales start in April

23 March, 2014 | comments (19)

LG L70 was announced just before the MWC in Barcelona last February. It is a successor of the LG Optimus L7 II and comes with a 4.5" WVGA IPS display, dual-core Snapdragon 200 chipset, 4GB expandable storage and an 8MP camera. There was no...

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Samsung and LG phones currently tested by the White House

Samsung and LG phones currently tested by the White House

21 March, 2014 | comments (76)

BlackBerry has been a byword for security. A statement which is testified by a number of United States Government agencies and administrations using it, including the White House. According to a report by the Wall Street Journal the troubled company...

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Korean LG Optimus G Pro gets Android 4.4 KitKat update

Korean LG Optimus G Pro gets Android 4.4 KitKat update

21 March, 2014 | comments (162)

LG has begun rolling out the Android 4.4 KitKat firmware update for LG Optimus G Pro. The first market to get it is LG's homeland - South Korea. The update is available on two of the three Korean telecoms - SKT and LG U+ (F240S and F240L...


Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 availability expands over six EU markets

Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 availability expands over six EU markets

19 March, 2014 | comments (27)

The LG Nexus 5 went official on the last day of October last year, but its official Play Store availability has remained rather scarce. Sure, you can get it through various retailers almost anywhere, but the price tag is usually much higher...

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Android 4.4 KitKat now available on international LG G2

Android 4.4 KitKat now available on international LG G2

19 March, 2014 | comments (366)

The Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the international LG G2 units is now available for download via the OTA service. The KitKat firmware has been available for the Korean LG G2 since December, while the AT&T's users got it the last week of...


Google announces Android Wear, LG is making a smartwatch

Google announces Android Wear, LG is making a smartwatch

18 March, 2014 | comments (38)

Google has announced it is working on Android Wear - a special Android version for wearable devices. Naturally the first target group of Android Wear is smartwatches, but the OS focus will expand to even more gadgets soon. Android Wear is a...

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LG G Pro 2 availability spreads through Asia

LG G Pro 2 availability spreads through Asia

18 March, 2014 | comments (19)

LG has just issued a press release announcing the availability of its latest phablet flagship - the LG G Pro 2. The device went official in mid-February and was made available in Korea just a week later. Now LG will be launching the G Pro 2...

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LG Lucid 3 VS876 for Verizon gets leaked

LG Lucid 3 VS876 for Verizon gets leaked

16 March, 2014 | comments (21)

evleaks has leaked yet another smartphone, this time the LG Lucid 3 (VS876) for Verizon. evleaks did not leak the specifications of the phone, we think it could be one of the F-Series phones that LG announced at MWC this year, specifically the F90....

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LG G Pro 2 getting a red color version 

LG G Pro 2 getting a red color version 

15 March, 2014 | comments (6)

LG G Pro 2 was unveiled in three colors - black, white and titanium. Now, the company is all set to introduce a new paintjob for its flagship phablet. According to LG Electronics Singapore, the G Pro 2 will also be available in Red hue soon after...

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Leaked screenshots from the LG G3 have QHD resolution

Leaked screenshots from the LG G3 have QHD resolution

15 March, 2014 | comments (87)

A User Agent profile revealed the LG D850 will have a QHD screen (1,440 x 2,560), which are the same claims about the LG G3 and its 5.5” screen. We’re wary of QHD rumors (as many didn’t pan out), but now there are screenshots for proof. The...

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LG D850 has a QHD screen, might be the LG G3

LG D850 has a QHD screen, might be the LG G3

13 March, 2014 | comments (66)

Earlier this year we heard info that the upcoming LG G3 will pack a QHD screen – it was too early to see it at the MWC, but now a User Agent Profile substantiates the rumor. The UAProf details the LG D850. Update: leaked screenshots all but...

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LG L90 goes on sale today, starting with CIS countries

LG L90 goes on sale today, starting with CIS countries

06 March, 2014 | comments (8)

The new LG L III series, which includes the L40, L70, and L90 smartphones, comes one step closer to consumers as the L90 is set to go on sale in Russia and the surrounding Eurasian countries starting today. LG's L series of devices has long been...

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