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LG G4 drop test video shows that a shattered screen still works

LG G4 drop test video shows that a shattered screen still works

13 May, 2015 | comments (34)

Following the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge drop test video, early adopters of the LG G4 decided to put the phone to a similar trial. In the LG G4 drop test video, the phone gets dropped twice - vertically and screen first. First, the device is...

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LG G4 Mini shows up in a Vodafone price list

LG G4 Mini shows up in a Vodafone price list

13 May, 2015 | comments (13)

LG has already made the G4 official, but so far the company has not outed a 'mini' version of its new flagship. Last year we had the G3 S serving this purpose, so it stands to reason that a 'mini' G4 is being prepped. In fact, not long ago we...

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LG G Stylo now out at Boost Mobile, coming to Sprint in June

LG G Stylo now out at Boost Mobile, coming to Sprint in June

13 May, 2015 | comments (5)

After going official in LG's native South Korea last month, the G Stylo phablet has been semi-announced by T-Mobile - in that the carrier acknowledged that it would be selling it, but hasn't shared any more details. On the other hand, a report...

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Contest rules reveal LG G4 carrier price to be lower than Galaxy S6

Contest rules reveal LG G4 carrier price to be lower than Galaxy S6

13 May, 2015 | comments (21)

Just days after there were reports that the Verizon and Sprint variants of the LG G4 smartphone have cleared the FCC hurdle, there is finally some information on the carrier retail price of the device. The terms and conditions of the...

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T-Mobile said to start offering LG G Stylo and Leon before G4

T-Mobile said to start offering LG G Stylo and Leon before G4

13 May, 2015 | comments (4)

The G Stylo and Leon, which were made official by LG in April and February this year, respectively, will be available for purchase from T-Mobile starting May 20, according to a report from TmoNews. It's worth mentioning that the G4 will go...

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LG now says G4 supports Quick Charge 2.0

LG now says G4 supports Quick Charge 2.0

12 May, 2015 | comments (35)

When the G4 was made official late last month, there were no claims of support for any fast charging technology, even when LG was specifically asked about it. However, the company is now saying that the flagship smartphone does support Qualcomm...

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Alleged press image of Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 leaks out

Alleged press image of Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 leaks out

10 May, 2015 | comments (25)

Purported live photo of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Tab S2 tablet made the rounds on Twitter, courtesy of @OnLeaks. The Korean giant’s full-size tablet is rumored to make its official debut at some point in June. Overall, it appears that...


The Top 10 trending phones of week 19

The Top 10 trending phones of week 19

10 May, 2015 | comments (15)

There has been quite a lot of movement in the top 10 chart yet again. Trends may be shifting, but it seems that the Galaxy S6 has absolutely no intention of giving up the lead. It is definitely still the top dog with a formidable lead ahead of the...


Verizon and Sprint variants of LG G4 get approved by the FCC

Verizon and Sprint variants of LG G4 get approved by the FCC

09 May, 2015 | comments (13)

The Verizon and Sprint variants of the LG G4 smartphone, which was made official late last month, seem to have cleared the FCC hurdle. While the FCC listings doesn't explicitly mention the G4, the confirmation comes from the fact that the...

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Latest comScore numbers reveal slight dip in Android's US share

Latest comScore numbers reveal slight dip in Android's US share

08 May, 2015 | comments (29)

Research firm ComScore has released its latest numbers for the US smartphone market revealing that Android is still the top smartphone platform in the country, although it witnessed a slight decrease in its market share last quarter. Google's...


LG G4c expected to hit Europe early June for $318

LG G4c expected to hit Europe early June for $318

07 May, 2015 | comments (53)

LG is still following the suite of releasing a mini version of flagship with a different name. While the LG G4 is being rolled out across the countries, the South Korean company is almost ready to introduce the G4’s mini version likely to be...

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LG kicks off G4 trial program in the US prior to official launch

LG kicks off G4 trial program in the US prior to official launch

05 May, 2015 | comments (11)

Last month, LG had announced a special G4 trial campaign for 15 countries. Under this campaign, about 4000 individuals will be given a free G4 to explore and share the experience over social media. After rolling out this campaign in select...

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Verizon's upcoming LG Lancet with Windows Phone 8.1 leaks

Verizon's upcoming LG Lancet with Windows Phone 8.1 leaks

05 May, 2015 | comments (9)

In mid-April a then-unnamed LG Windows Phone headed to Verizon got the leaked press render treatment. In the meantime, we found some confirmation that LG is in fact getting back into the Windows Phone realm on the Korean company's own website, and...


The Top 10 trending phones of week 18

The Top 10 trending phones of week 18

03 May, 2015 | comments (13)

This week turned out quite surprising and brought us one of the most diverse editions of our Top 10 trending chart. Just don't expect the Samsung Galaxy S6 to surrender the crown, it still remains undisturbed at the top. The Top 10 trending...


Is LG G4C a compact variant of the G4?

Is LG G4C a compact variant of the G4?

01 May, 2015 | comments (54)

Just days after LG unveiled its next generation smartphone, the G4, there are reports that a smaller variant of the flagship is in the making. Dubbed LG G4C, the device (model number LG-H525N) has been spotted on a Dutch retailer's website,...

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LG G3 S starts receiving Android Lollipop update in Europe

LG G3 S starts receiving Android Lollipop update in Europe

30 April, 2015 | comments (42)

The LG G3 has been running Android 5.0 Lollipop for quite a while now, but so far the same hasn't been true for the G3 S. This is the midrange handset that looks like the G3, but comes with lesser specs. It's probably the closest thing to a G3 Mini,...


LG announces a Q1 2015 operating profit of $277M

LG announces a Q1 2015 operating profit of $277M

29 April, 2015 | comments (26)

The accountants are in their quarterly spotlight, and LG's team has reported the company's results for Q1 2015. The numbers show a steady performance of the company as a whole, with the mobile division boasting its highest Q1 revenue since LG...

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LG G4 pre-orders open up in UK, start at  £500

LG G4 pre-orders open up in UK, start at £500

29 April, 2015 | comments (20)

Yesterday the LG G4 finally became official. After a sea of rumors and speculation, the phone was finally announced and today the handset is already up for preorder in the UK. Offers are currently available from various sources, including...

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LG targets 12 million sales for its G4 flagship

LG targets 12 million sales for its G4 flagship

29 April, 2015 | comments (21)

LG unveiled its highly anticipated next generation flagship smartphone the G4 with much fanfare in London and New York simultaneously. The new LG G4 promises significant improvement in three key areas - design, display, and camera. The South...

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The official LG G4 camera samples are out

The official LG G4 camera samples are out

28 April, 2015 | comments (52)

LG G4 went official today packing the latest developments the company has to offer - beautiful and unique design, Quantum LCD display of QHD resolution, Snapdragon 808 chip with a hexa-core CPU, and a brand new 16MP camera with a 1/2.6” sensor,...

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