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The upcoming LG G4 might feature a 3K display

The upcoming LG G4 might feature a 3K display

30 January, 2015 | comments (113)

The yet to be announced LG G4 might pack a 3K display. A screenshot of a user agent profile revealed the possible bump in screen resolution over LG G3. The leaked document reveals an LG handset with the model number LG-VS999, sporting the...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG G3 receives a new Lollipop update in Europe

LG G3 receives a new Lollipop update in Europe

30 January, 2015 | comments (58)

The LG G3 is already rocking Android 5.0 Lollipop, as its initial update has spread across Europe since December. Now though, the Korean smartphone maker is in the process of pushing an additional firmware upgrade for the G3, at least it's doing...


LG admits initial Snapdragon 810 issues, says they are fixed now

LG admits initial Snapdragon 810 issues, says they are fixed now

29 January, 2015 | comments (38)

In another episode of the Snapdragon 810 saga we now witness LG's acknowledgement of issues faced with the chipset's "initial sample". The Korean company restates, however, that all problems have been resolved and the G Flex2 will get its timely...

Tags: LG, Qualcomm


LG Mobile reports 16% increase in annual revenue in 2014

LG Mobile reports 16% increase in annual revenue in 2014

29 January, 2015 | comments (16)

It's been a hectic several weeks for accountants the world over, and after Apple boasted record numbers, now LG's figures have been published. LG Mobile Communications Company reports a $14.26B annual revenue, a steady 16% increase on a yearly...

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Vodafone UK to offer the LG G Flex 2 starting March 19

Vodafone UK to offer the LG G Flex 2 starting March 19

28 January, 2015 | comments (3)

The LG G Flex 2 is indeed heading to Vodafone in the UK, just like we heard it would earlier this month. What's more, this particular operator will even be the exclusive seller of the bendy handset for the first six weeks of...

Tags: LG, Android, Vodafone


LG denies rumors that it will sue Qualcomm

LG denies rumors that it will sue Qualcomm

28 January, 2015 | comments (10)

The Snapdragon 810 has become an endless source of controversy in the smartphone world over the past few months. The purported overheating issues of the chipset lead to an exchange of reports stating that Samsung will abandon the problematic piece...

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LG to sue Qualcomm over custom S810 for Samsung

LG to sue Qualcomm over custom S810 for Samsung

27 January, 2015 | comments (46)

Update: LG has officially denied the rumors. Move along people - nothing to see here. Samsung is a huge customer for Snapdragon chipsets and as such has a lot of sway. The largest smartphone maker was reportedly unhappy with the Snapdragon 810...


LG Ice Cream Smart flip smartphone goes official in Korea

LG Ice Cream Smart flip smartphone goes official in Korea

27 January, 2015 | comments (37)

LG took the wraps off the Ice Cream Smart flip smartphone in Korea. The casually characterful handset is the second flip phone from the Korean manufacturer after the LG Wine Smart that debuted in September last year. In terms of specs,...

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Sales of LG smartphones up by a quarter in 2014

Sales of LG smartphones up by a quarter in 2014

24 January, 2015 | comments (44)

According to a report in The Korea Herald citing industry sources, LG is on its way to post a 25% increase in smartphone sales in 2014. The significant bump in transactions will take the Korean manufacturer closer to taking the spot of the third...

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Apple accounts for half of US phone activations in Q4

Apple accounts for half of US phone activations in Q4

24 January, 2015 | comments (63)

The September launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus has provided Apple with solid ground to maintain its ruling position on the US market. A newly published survey by Consumer Intelligence Research Partners reports that a dominating 50% of phone...

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LG teases Android 5.0 update for G3 in the United States

LG teases Android 5.0 update for G3 in the United States

23 January, 2015 | comments (28)

It looks like LG G3 owners in the United States are soon going to get the Android 5.0 Lollipop treatment. LG USA told its followers on Twitter that the new Android version is “coming soon” to G3 smartphones across the Atlantic. Introducing...

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LG G Flex 2 to launch in South Korea on January 30

LG G Flex 2 to launch in South Korea on January 30

22 January, 2015 | comments (12)

LG has announced that its G Flex 2 smartphone, which the company unveiled at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES), will be officially released in South Korea on January 30, followed by other countries around the world, including the...

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Galaxy S6 to debut on March 2 at MWC, executive confirms

Galaxy S6 to debut on March 2 at MWC, executive confirms

21 January, 2015 | comments (56)

A Samsung senior official has been quoted in Korean media, stating that the company's next flagship, the Galaxy S6, will indeed be announced at the MWC in Barcelona, specifically on March 2. What's more, Samsung has developed several prototypes and...


Samsung dominated smartphone shipments in 2014

Samsung dominated smartphone shipments in 2014

20 January, 2015 | comments (91)

In the year 2014 the world saw an increased number of smartphones shipped but overall little change in the top three vendors. Samsung has been the leader for some time now but is seeing its market share slowly reduced by the likes of tough...


LG H810 with QHD screen leaks, could be the new LG G4

LG H810 with QHD screen leaks, could be the new LG G4

19 January, 2015 | comments (36)

The world is waiting for LG's art piece of a smartphone, the curved G Flex2, to start shipping, but that obviously doesn't mean folks at the company are sitting on their hands. Expectedly, the Korean electronics giant is working on the successor to...

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Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3 added to Sprint's leasing scheme

Galaxy Note 4 and LG G3 added to Sprint's leasing scheme

16 January, 2015 | comments (5)

Back in October of last year, Sprint started offering its customers a leasing scheme for certain high-end smartphones. This started with the iPhone 6, but was then expanded to include both the Samsung Galaxy S5 and the Galaxy S5 Sport. And from...


Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the LG G2 is live in South Korea

Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the LG G2 is live in South Korea

16 January, 2015 | comments (104)

The Android 5.0 Lollipop update for the LG G2 looks to be happening right now for some users in South Korea. According to LG Phone Firmware, which tracks the company's progress on updating its smartphones, the Lollipop update for the phone is...

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LG G Flex 2 pre-orders start at Amazon, price set at €599

LG G Flex 2 pre-orders start at Amazon, price set at €599

12 January, 2015 | comments (14)

The LG G Flex2 is now available to order from Amazon Germany. The company swiftly revealed the price of the phone after announcing it at CES 2015. At Amazon.de you can preorder the G Flex2 for €599. Sadly, a specific shipping date isn't...

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LG L70 spotted running Lollipop, it's a false alarm

LG L70 spotted running Lollipop, it's a false alarm

12 January, 2015 | comments (12)

LG was admirably quick with the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for its LG G3 flagship and it wasn’t much of a surprise when a Lollipop-running LG G2 showed up. But this is unexpected – the LG L70 D320, an entry-level phone with a lowly dual-core...

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Android Lollipop update for LG G2 gets showcased on video

Android Lollipop update for LG G2 gets showcased on video

10 January, 2015 | comments (54)

LG was one of the first manufacturers to start rolling out Android 5.0 Lollipop last year, but so far the new software has only made it to the G3 - and only in certain places. That said, it definitely looks like LG isn't going to leave its previous...

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