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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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LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM gets leaked

LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop ROM gets leaked

08 November, 2014 | comments (32)

We have seen screenshots of an Android 5.0 Lollipop update running on the LG G3 before. Now, an xda user has uploaded a working ROM that you can install on your phone and try it out for yourself. The user notes that the ROM is an early build and...

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LG G watch R arrives in the Google Play store in the US

LG G watch R arrives in the Google Play store in the US

06 November, 2014 | comments (14)

LG G Watch R is now available in the Google Play store in the United States. The wearable device is listed in stock and will will leave the warehouse in 1-2 business days after a user orders it. With a price tag of $299.99, LG G Watch R is...

Tags: LG, Android Wear


Screenshots of Android 5.0 Lollipop for LG G3 hit the web

Screenshots of Android 5.0 Lollipop for LG G3 hit the web

06 November, 2014 | comments (44)

LG is already busy working on the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its Nexus devices, but it's also taking care of its current flagship, the LG G3. A working version of the new software fell in the hands of eager bloggers who posted several...

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LG unveils G2 Lite and L Prime entry-level droids

LG unveils G2 Lite and L Prime entry-level droids

05 November, 2014 | comments (42)

LG unveiled two new phones on its Brazilian website. We haven't found them anywhere else yet, but before you get jealous you should know both are entry-level devices. One bears the G2 name but doesn't deserve it much. As one of our readers points...

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LG and Google announce global patent license agreement

LG and Google announce global patent license agreement

04 November, 2014 | comments (23)

LG and Google announced a global patent agreement. The cross-licensing deal is a long-term one and covers a broad range of products and technologies. The agreement covers the tech giant’s existing patents, as well as those that will be...

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LG G3 Dual-LTE launches in Russia in early November

LG G3 Dual-LTE launches in Russia in early November

31 October, 2014 | comments (6)

LG has officially revealed its plans to launch a dual-SIM version of the G3 in Russia. Dubbed the LG G3 Dual-LTE, the phone will make its debut in the country in early November. The suggested retail price is about $640 (RUB 26,990). The phone has...

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LG sells 16.8M smartphones in Q3, posts record profits

LG sells 16.8M smartphones in Q3, posts record profits

29 October, 2014 | comments (52)

LG had a record-breaking quarter, mostly on the back of its smartphone division. It sold 16.8 million smartphones, a record for the company, and the phone division saw the best revenue and operating income since the third quarter of 2009. In the...

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AT&T confirms that it will carry LG G Watch R

AT&T confirms that it will carry LG G Watch R

27 October, 2014 | comments (5)

AT&T confirmed that it will officially carry the LG G Watch R in the United States. The wearable gadget will be compatible with all smartphones by the carrier running Android 4.3 and up. Pricing and exact availability of the Android Wear...

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LG Isai VL debuts in Japan with 3GB of RAM and VoLTE

LG Isai VL debuts in Japan with 3GB of RAM and VoLTE

27 October, 2014 | comments (17)

Before the LG G3 got official, we caught a glimpse of what to expect from it through the Isai FL, a handset that has basically been Japan's version of the flagship. It was the first LG smartphone to come with QHD (2,560x1,440) resolution, for...

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LG G3 to get Android 5.0 Lollipop update by the end of 2014

LG G3 to get Android 5.0 Lollipop update by the end of 2014

24 October, 2014 | comments (55)

The LG G3 is going to sport Android 5.0 Lollipop by the end of the year, according to an LG representative for the Netherlands and Belgium cited by TechTastic. He didn't give a more specific time frame, as we suspect the company is going to make an...

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LG G3 Screen goes official with NUCLUN octa-core chipset

LG G3 Screen goes official with NUCLUN octa-core chipset

23 October, 2014 | comments (12)

LG officially announced the G3 Screen phablet. Designed for its home market, the previously leaked handset comes with LG's first application processor, which is dubbed NUCLUN. The brand new chipset features ARM big.LITTLE technology for...

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LG announces global rollout plans for the G Watch R

LG announces global rollout plans for the G Watch R

23 October, 2014 | comments (5)

Following a report saying the round LG G Watch R would become available for purchase in the UK as soon as tomorrow, the Korean device maker has put out a press release outlining its rollout plans for the wearable. The G Watch R is LG's second...

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LG G Watch R hits the UK tomorrow for £224.99

LG G Watch R hits the UK tomorrow for £224.99

23 October, 2014 | comments (8)

If you've been waiting for the LG G Watch R, you will finally be able to purchase one tomorrow, provided you are in the UK. The G Watch R will be available online through Clove for £224.99 (including VAT) in black color only. The LG G Watch R...

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LG Liger (F490L) photographed, benchmarked extensively

LG Liger (F490L) photographed, benchmarked extensively

23 October, 2014 | comments (18)

The LG Liger (F490L) made a bold appearance before its official announcement – complete with specs, hands-on photos and even benchmarks and chipset info. The phone will join the LG G3 family with similar looks but a bigger display (5.9") and LG's...

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LG Liger (F490L) with in-house chipset gets pictured

LG Liger (F490L) with in-house chipset gets pictured

22 October, 2014 | comments (17)

LG's first foray in the mobile chipset business has definitely been a very long time coming. The SoC codenamed Odin is going to make its debut very soon, though, after almost one full year of leaks about it. And the first device to be powered by...

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LG G3 gets a software update, improved UI responsiveness

LG G3 gets a software update, improved UI responsiveness

22 October, 2014 | comments (51)

LG has issued a software update for the G3. The major fix the company brings to its Android flagship is fixed user interface responsiveness, following a number of complaints from unhappy owners. The LG G3 update weighs 174MB, but sadly, there's...

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LG's Odin-powered phone coming this month, joining the G3 family

LG's Odin-powered phone coming this month, joining the G3 family

21 October, 2014 | comments (20)

LG's in-house chipset codenamed Odin has been in Rurmorland for two years already. As the rumors have it, the Odin smartphone was delayed numerous times due to overheating issues and production hiccups. According to the latest report though those...

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Sprint LG G2 update has LTE and HD voice improvements

Sprint LG G2 update has LTE and HD voice improvements

20 October, 2014 | comments (11)

The LG G2 that's been sold by Sprint in the United States is now in the process of getting a new software update. This won't change the Android version the G2 is running, or anything like that. What it will do, though, according to the official...


LG unveils optically stabilized 20.7MP camera module

LG unveils optically stabilized 20.7MP camera module

15 October, 2014 | comments (20)

The Korea Electronics Show had an interesting entry – an optically stabilized 20.7MP camera from LG. Of course the company demonstrated only a camera module but it's not hard to imagine it will end up in the LG Optimus G Pro 3 and LG G4 before...

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