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LG G Watch 2 to appear on IFA with OLED screen

LG G Watch 2 to appear on IFA with OLED screen

19 August, 2014 | comments (12)

The LG G Watch has just started selling to users and Google Play but already we're hearing of a G Watch 2. More so the second generation of LG's brand new smartwatch could make an appearance as soon as this IFA fair in Berlin that's set to begin...


LG will bring the G3 UX to low and mid-range devices

LG will bring the G3 UX to low and mid-range devices

18 August, 2014 | comments (38)

LG announced that it will bring the UX interface which debuted with the G3 to its mid-range and entry-level smartphones and tablets. The feature-rich Android customization will appear in most of the company’s devices later this year. The...

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Gold LG G3 launches at Vodafone UK, you can win one

Gold LG G3 launches at Vodafone UK, you can win one

15 August, 2014 | comments (7)

LG's arm in the UK has announced that the G3, its flagship offering at the moment, is now available at Vodafone in gold. This version joins the black one which was already on offer from the operator. To celebrate the launch, LG is giving you the...

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LG starts shipping LTE version of its G Pad 8.0

LG starts shipping LTE version of its G Pad 8.0

14 August, 2014 | comments (3)

The LG G Pad 8.0 tablet was outed last month as a midrange offering looking to capitalize on the reputation set forth by the LG G Pad 8.3. While the G Pad 8.0 isn't nearly as capable as the 8.3 tablet that made waves in its release last year, it...

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Dual-SIM LG G3 launches in China for $649

Dual-SIM LG G3 launches in China for $649

11 August, 2014 | comments (28)

LG has officially launched a dual-SIM Version of the G3 in China. The phone features support for the country's TD-LTE network and just like its international sibling is packing a 5.5" QHD display. The LG G3 (model number D858) comes with dual...

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Low-end LG L60 is already official in Russia

Low-end LG L60 is already official in Russia

08 August, 2014 | comments (11)

LG has added another device to its ever-expanding L III series of affordable Android-powered smartphones. The LG L60 follows in the footsteps of the L40, L70, L90 (which got official together back in February), as well as the more recently unveiled...

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LG G3 S coming to Sprint as the G3 Vigor, leak reveals

LG G3 S coming to Sprint as the G3 Vigor, leak reveals

08 August, 2014 | comments (5)

LG's G3 S is already also known by another name - G3 Beat. But do prepare to add a new moniker to the list pretty soon, as Sprint is reportedly going to sell the exact same device as the G3 Vigor. The first page of Sprint's Getting Started guide...

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LG G Vista officially lands at AT&T on August 22

LG G Vista officially lands at AT&T on August 22

08 August, 2014 | comments (3)

After having been launched by Verizon on the last day of July, the LG G Vista is now headed to AT&T. That this carrier would sell it too was in fact something that got leaked last month, so this is hardly surprising. You'll be able to pick up a G...

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comScore: Samsung, Apple grow in the US, others decline

comScore: Samsung, Apple grow in the US, others decline

07 August, 2014 | comments (19)

comScore studies the US smartphone market closely and has published a report on the March-June quarter. Smartphone penetration continues to inch upwards (up 4%), reaching 71.6%. In total 173 million US residents own a smartphone now. Apple and...


LG announces G3 A in South Korea

LG announces G3 A in South Korea

07 August, 2014 | comments (45)

LG has announced yet another variant of the G3 for the South Korean market. Called the G3 A, the device is a stripped down variant of the international G3. The G3 A has a 5.2-inch, 1080p display, Snapdragon 800 SoC with 2.26GHz quad-core CPU...

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LG G3 Stylus gets detailed, won't be high-end

LG G3 Stylus gets detailed, won't be high-end

06 August, 2014 | comments (26)

Yesterday the upcoming LG G3 Stylus got leaked by the Korean company itself, through a promotional video for the recently announced G3 Beat. And today we get a few actual details about LG's stylus-touting phablet. By all accounts, it looks like...

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LG G3 Stylus spotted in official video

LG G3 Stylus spotted in official video

05 August, 2014 | comments (22)

A lengthy promo video for the LG G3 S (Beat) contains a spoiler for what's to come from the G3 family. The LG G3 Stylus is yet to be announced but as its name suggests it intends to tackle the Samsung Galaxy Note phablets (the Note 4 will be...

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LG G3 16GB undergoes a 10% price cut in Europe

LG G3 16GB undergoes a 10% price cut in Europe

04 August, 2014 | comments (15)

The 16GB version of the LG G3 is enjoying a cool price cut in Europe currently. In Russia, Germany and the UK, among others, the phone's price has been slashed by 10% on average. In the UK, CarphoneWarehouse is offering the phone with a £30;...

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LG releasing update for G Watch to fix corrosion issue

LG releasing update for G Watch to fix corrosion issue

03 August, 2014 | comments (27)

If you've purchased an LG G Watch recently, or were one of the lucky attendees at Google's I/O conference to get the wearable for free, you may have noticed that the device's bottom charging connectors are prone to corrosion. Users have...

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LG Optimus G Android 4.4 KitKat update reaches India

LG Optimus G Android 4.4 KitKat update reaches India

01 August, 2014 | comments (70)

The LG Optimus G launched to much fanfare a couple of years ago as the precursor and basis for the Nexus 4. Yet while Google's version of the handset has been kept up to date with Android versions as you'd expect, the Optimus G has been stuck on...


Verizon makes the LG G Vista official, it's available now

Verizon makes the LG G Vista official, it's available now

31 July, 2014 | comments (4)

The LG G Vista has been announced by Verizon today. Not only that, but the phone can already be purchased from the carrier's website. It would be cool if all new handset introductions came on the day of their availability. The G Vista has been...

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Samsung loses ground in Q2 compared to a year ago

Samsung loses ground in Q2 compared to a year ago

30 July, 2014 | comments (60)

IDC has released its preliminary numbers for smartphone shipments and market share for the second quarter of this year and they tell a familiar story near the top - Samsung leads and Apple is in second. Looking at the breakdown reveals a more...


LG G3 will be available in two new colors in August

LG G3 will be available in two new colors in August

29 July, 2014 | comments (19)

When LG announced the G3 in May, one of the official pictures of the device (which you can see below) showed it coming in no less than five different color variants. However, so far only the 'classic' white, black, and gold versions have actually...

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Week 30 in review: Lumia 530, LG G3 LTE-A, Xiaomi reaches India

Week 30 in review: Lumia 530, LG G3 LTE-A, Xiaomi reaches India

27 July, 2014 | comments (6)

The Week In Review is our series meant to recap all the major announcements of the week, which you might have missed. Week 30 of 2014 saw four new devices going official including the Lumia 530, but it also brought us various interesting...


Verizon trialing bloatware removal on LG G3

Verizon trialing bloatware removal on LG G3

26 July, 2014 | comments (11)

Verizon is currently trialing unistalling bloatware and its first guinea pig is the LG G3. The "pre-loaded" apps will be installed during the setup process but some of them will support unistalling using the standard Android method. Installing...

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