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LG Optimus F3Q with sliding QWERTY press image leaks out

LG Optimus F3Q with sliding QWERTY press image leaks out

16 January, 2014 | comments (48)

A press image of an upcoming LG smartphone with sliding hardware QWERTY got posted on Twitter by @evleaks. The entry-level Android handset is headed to T-Mobile US as LG Optimus F3Q. Alleged specs of the Optimus F3Q include a 1.2GHz...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG G Flex pre-orders begin on Sprint in the United States

LG G Flex pre-orders begin on Sprint in the United States

16 January, 2014 | comments (24)

Sprint Wireless in the United States opened the pre-order books for the curved LG G Flex. The 6” top-end Android phablet is priced at $299.99 with a two-year contract. Customers who pre-order the quirky handset can expect to have it in...

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LG announces red and gold versions of G2

LG announces red and gold versions of G2

16 January, 2014 | comments (20)

The gold-painted LG G2 leaked a couple of days ago, but as it turns out it wasn't the only new color the Korean manufacturer has been working on. The company officially announced two new limited edition colors for its flagship smartphone - Red and...

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International LG G2 won’t be getting Android KitKat this month

International LG G2 won’t be getting Android KitKat this month

15 January, 2014 | comments (81)

It turns out that the international version of the LG G2 might not be getting an update to Android 4.4 KitKat this month. In a new tweet, LG Mobile Saudi Arabia apologized for releasing wrong information earlier today. We apologize for the...

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It's official: international LG G2 KitKat rollout starts this month

It's official: international LG G2 KitKat rollout starts this month

14 January, 2014 | comments (36)

LG Mobile's official Twitter account for Saudi Arabia has confirmed that the Android 4.4 KitKat update will arrive for the local LG G2 smartphones by the end of this month. This marks the beginning of the update rollout we knew was coming in this...


Gold LG G2 to launch in Taiwan soon

Gold LG G2 to launch in Taiwan soon

14 January, 2014 | comments (31)

It seems LG G2 will be the next flagship to get a golden paintjob. You see those are coming back in fashion after the iPhone 5s revived the golden flavors. HTC and Samsung also have gold version of their flagships and now it's LG's turn to join the...

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LG G Flex coming to the US on AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint

LG G Flex coming to the US on AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint

06 January, 2014 | comments (7)

The LG G Flex is certainly an attention-grabbing device but US users couldn’t get it – until now. LG has partnered with three US carriers to bring the unique phablet to a new market. The three carriers are AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint and they'll be...


Watch the LG CES press conference replay

Watch the LG CES press conference replay

06 January, 2014 | comments (9)

LG is holding its own press conference at the start of CES 2014. Check out all the latest announcements from the Koreans as they happen. The thing is now over, but if you missed it you can still catch the replay below. The event brought the...

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LG G Flex for AT&T and T-Mobile official pictures leak

LG G Flex for AT&T and T-Mobile official pictures leak

03 January, 2014 | comments (4)

The notorious @evleaks has brought us yet another juicy leak. It's an official image of a two upcoming LG G Flex versions - one for AT&T and one for T-Mobile. LG G Flex was announced and launched first in Korea back in October, but later it...

Tags: LG, Android, AT&T, T-Mobile


LG reportedly sold three million G2 smartphones

LG reportedly sold three million G2 smartphones

30 December, 2013 | comments (99)

According to a report in Yonhap News quoting local analysts, LG has sold three million G2 smartphones globally since the device's launch. The latest sales number is higher than the previously reported two million units sold by the Korean...

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LG's Odin octa-core chip benchmarked by AnTuTu

LG's Odin octa-core chip benchmarked by AnTuTu

29 December, 2013 | comments (30)

LG's looking to start early in the octa-core chip race, and their processor has just been benchmarked by AnTuTu. The results are good, but not Snapdragon 800 good. It's quite on par with Samsung's octa-core Exynos chipset. Nicknamed the LG Odin,...

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LG, HTC, Huawei set to lose market share due to low sales

LG, HTC, Huawei set to lose market share due to low sales

27 December, 2013 | comments (148)

According to mobile industry analysts cited by DigiTimes, a number of smartphone makers including LG, HTC and Huawei may be on track to lose valuable market share in 2014. This is a result of the steady, but overall low sales of the makers' flagship...

Tags: LG, HTC, Huawei, Android


LG may release a G-Arch smart watch and a sports band soon

LG may release a G-Arch smart watch and a sports band soon

26 December, 2013 | comments (25)

With Samsung making a big push to sell customers wearable devices to pair with their higher end devices, one would expect another certain South Korean manufacturer to jump in on bandwagon, too (cough, LG, cough cough). Rumor has it that, in...

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LG GX goes official in Korea with 5.5” screen and Snapdragon 600

LG GX goes official in Korea with 5.5” screen and Snapdragon 600

15 December, 2013 | comments (31)

LG took the wraps off a new Android smartphone with a large display. The LG GX got announced in South Korea with a 5.5” 1080p IPS display and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 chipset. A quick glance the specs of the LG GX reveals that the LTE device...

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HTC One, LG G Pad 8.3 GPE getting Android 4.4.2 KitKat

HTC One, LG G Pad 8.3 GPE getting Android 4.4.2 KitKat

14 December, 2013 | comments (15)

As you probably know Google recently unveiled a new polished release of the Android KitKat platform with the version number 4.4.2. And the good news is the update is already seeding to a couple of devices outside the Nexus family. The Google Play...

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Google's Nexus 5 gets a hardware refresh

Google's Nexus 5 gets a hardware refresh

13 December, 2013 | comments (63)

The LG-made Nexus 5 flagship by Google has received some minor manufacturing adjustments that aim to improve upon its build quality. New Nexus 5s shipped will feature larger speaker and microphone holes along the bottom of the display, as well as...

Tags: Google, Android, LG


LG G Pad 8.3 and Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE are now available

LG G Pad 8.3 and Sony Xperia Z Ultra GPE are now available

10 December, 2013 | comments (32)

Google Play Edition Sony Xperia Z Ultra and LG G Pad 8.3 quietly went official in the United States - the duo of Android 4.4 KitKat devices is currently available to order in the US Google Play Store. The Xperia Z Ultra is priced at $649, while...

Tags: Sony, LG, ASUS, Android


Press image of T-Mobile bound LG Optimus F3Q leaks

Press image of T-Mobile bound LG Optimus F3Q leaks

06 December, 2013 | comments (29)

The press image of LG's newest smartphone with slide-out QWERTY keypad, named Optimus F3Q has been leaked, courtesy of @evleaks. LG Optimus F3Q will be exclusively offered by T-Mobile, but there is no word on when the magenta carrier will start...


comScore: Android, iOS and WP shares in the US rise

comScore: Android, iOS and WP shares in the US rise

06 December, 2013 | comments (34)

The latest comScore report on the smartphone market in the USA is out. It reveals minor increases of the Android, iOS and Windows Phone shares among the US subscribers, while BlackBerry's share keeps sliding down. As of October 52.2% of the US...


Android 4.4.1 KitKat update improves the Nexus 5 camera

Android 4.4.1 KitKat update improves the Nexus 5 camera

05 December, 2013 | comments (87)

Google's Director of Engineering for Android David Burke has told in an interview for The Verge that Android 4.4.1 KitKat update is coming and it's bringing several improvement for the Nexus 5 camera. He confirmed that the smartphone's camera...

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