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Bluetooth certification for Nexus 4 with LTE appears

Bluetooth certification for Nexus 4 with LTE appears

26 October, 2013 | comments (13)

The Nexus 4 officially did not have LTE support, tough people found a way to enable the hidden 4G connectivity. That didn’t work too well, but recently we’ve been seeing rumors that a Nexus 4 LTE is in the works. A Bluetooth certification just...

Tags: LG, Android


LG G Flex aces AnTuTu, has 720p screen to thank

LG G Flex aces AnTuTu, has 720p screen to thank

25 October, 2013 | comments (30)

LG G Flex showed its curved face for the first time two weeks ago on a leaked press image. Two days ago we sat the smartphone appearing in a demo video and a bunch of live shots. LG G Flex live photos Today we got to see the LG G Flex run...

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LG G Pad 8.3 LTE version appears on Amazon

LG G Pad 8.3 LTE version appears on Amazon

25 October, 2013 | comments (8)

LG announced the G Pad 8.3 slate at IFA back in September. There were no details on an LTE version back then and all LG said was that it's under consideration. Amazon DE seems to have some info though, spilling the beans on an upcoming...

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Things looking up as LG ships 12 million smartphones in Q3

Things looking up as LG ships 12 million smartphones in Q3

24 October, 2013 | comments (54)

After getting eclipsed by its Korean counterpart Samsung for the past few years, LG is finally becoming relevant again after it posted a 217.8 billion won ($196.34 million) operating profit in Q3 of this year. This is a 27% increase over the same...

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LG G Flex leaks on video, more photos

LG G Flex leaks on video, more photos

23 October, 2013 | comments (72)

Following the LG G Flex leaked renders last week, now the curved-screen smartphone has been shown in a talk show over at the Argentinian TV station Telefe. Journalist Federico Ini has leaked additional live photos of the G Flex for everyone to...

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LG debuts its first Firefox OS smartphone - the Fireweb

LG debuts its first Firefox OS smartphone - the Fireweb

23 October, 2013 | comments (35)

Firefox OS could be considered still in its infancy but as bigger OEMs hop on the train it could gain traction faster than expected. LG is the first major manufacture to premiere a Firefox OS handset of its own. The LG Fireweb is the...

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White Nexus 5 official shot surfaces

White Nexus 5 official shot surfaces

20 October, 2013 | comments (59)

Google's Nexus 4 was announced and launched last year in just a single color version - black. The white edition surfaced many times but it didn't go official until May this year. The Nexus 5 announcement will supposedly happen on October 28 side...

Tags: Google, Android, Rumors, LG


Nexus 5 memory options and battery info leaks

Nexus 5 memory options and battery info leaks

18 October, 2013 | comments (122)

The upcoming Nexus 5 announcement is drawing near (just 10 days left to go) and the rumors are intensifying. Today we saw it briefly in the Google Play store and now information has surfaced detailing the memory and battery capacity of the upcoming...

Tags: Google, Android, LG, Rumors


Nexus 5 appeared again, this time in the Google Play Store

Nexus 5 appeared again, this time in the Google Play Store

17 October, 2013 | comments (45)

The latest LG Nexus 5 leak surely trumped all the previous ones combined. The yet to be announced Android smartphone royalty briefly appeared in no other place but the Google Play Store. The Nexus 5 was briefly listed alongside a Nexus 7 and...

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LG G Flex curved smartphone press images leak out

LG G Flex curved smartphone press images leak out

13 October, 2013 | comments (87)

LG’s upcoming curved smartphone has emerged in a trio of leaked press photos. Going by the name LG G Flex, the device will reportedly go official at some point next month. The press images reveal that the LG G Flex sports a differently...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Nexus 5 leaves nothing to imagination in a hands-on video

Nexus 5 leaves nothing to imagination in a hands-on video

13 October, 2013 | comments (94)

After letting us catch a glimpse of Android 4.4 KitKat and some of its new features a couple of days back, Google Nexus 5 made another unofficial appearance. This time around the upcoming LG-made smartphone left nothing to imagination by starring in...

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The upcoming Android 4.4 KitKat and Nexus 5 appear in live photos

The upcoming Android 4.4 KitKat and Nexus 5 appear in live photos

11 October, 2013 | comments (108)

Android 4.4 KitKat and LG Nexus 5 appeared yet again before hitting officialdom. Android’s next major release got caught running on the upcoming Nexus smartphone in live photos. The images reveal new features coming our way (click to...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG outs G Pro Lite - 5.5 qHD, stylus, dual-core, this month

LG outs G Pro Lite - 5.5 qHD, stylus, dual-core, this month

10 October, 2013 | comments (26)

This is the new LG G Pro Lite. It's meant to bring some of the Optimus G Pro experience to a more money-conscious crowd and brings the welcome bonus that is a digital pen. It will offer a single and dual-SIM option and be available this month in...

Tags: LG, Android, Dual-SIM


NTT DoCoMo unveils extensive roster of phones, Galaxy J in tow

NTT DoCoMo unveils extensive roster of phones, Galaxy J in tow

10 October, 2013 | comments (16)

NTT DoCoMo unveiled a whole roster of new devices for its Winter 2013/Spring 2014 lineup, not just the Xperia Z1 f. Some of those are current devices, though some seem to have differences. Samsung Galaxy J SC-02F The Galaxy J is a Galaxy S4...


Case-maker SPIGEN releases another image of Nexus 5

Case-maker SPIGEN releases another image of Nexus 5

10 October, 2013 | comments (20)

Case-maker SPIGEN leaked the Nexus 5 yet again with a nice photo of the back. It was no mistake either, the Google+ post is tagged #google #nexus5. The image shows the characteristic large circle around the back camera, which according to a...

Tags: LG, Google, Android


LG G2 and Motorola Moto X get their on contract prices slashed

LG G2 and Motorola Moto X get their on contract prices slashed

09 October, 2013 | comments (15)

US customers who have been holding out on buying a Moto X or an LG G2 will be pleased to hear the on contract prices of both smartphones have dropped to $79 and $99, respectively. That's not bad considering they launched only recently and both were...


LG announces curved battery for phones and wearable devices

LG announces curved battery for phones and wearable devices

08 October, 2013 | comments (33)

LG Chem (a battery manufacturer) is not square – no really, the company just announced they are breaking away from rectangular batteries. Those don't fit well into certain phone designs, like LG's own G2, which has a curved back. LG Chem has...

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KDDI unveils LG isai, Fujitsu Arrows Z, Sharp Aquos Series

KDDI unveils LG isai, Fujitsu Arrows Z, Sharp Aquos Series

07 October, 2013 | comments (14)

Now that we explored the SoftBank's winter lineup, let's take a look at what its KDDI rival is preparing for the winter season. Two popular models are going to launch on its network in late October - the Snapdragon 800-powered Samsung Galaxy Note...


LG flexible OLED smartphone display enters mass production

LG flexible OLED smartphone display enters mass production

07 October, 2013 | comments (51)

LG's curved display production plans are coming along nicely, as the company has officially announced today that its first flexible OLED panel for smartphones has entered mass production. The company expects a rapid success of the flexible...

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Nexus 5 service manual leaks, confirms most key specs

Nexus 5 service manual leaks, confirms most key specs

06 October, 2013 | comments (127)

A leaked service manual of the LG-D821 a.k.a. Nexus 5 reveals most of what there is to know about the device - design, specs and even how to open it. We already knew the most important features from various leaks, but here is the real deal. The...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors, Google