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LG G3 for Verizon gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

LG G3 for Verizon gets Android 5.0.1 Lollipop

23 February, 2015 | comments (8)

LG G3 for Verizon Wireless is the latest version of the Korean company’s flagship smartphone to receive Android 5.0.1 Lollipop. The new OS build has the software version number VS98523A. Verizon is the third major carrier to begin seeding...


Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge tops Geekbench results

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge tops Geekbench results

18 February, 2015 | comments (113)

The rumor mill followed Samsung's choice of chipset for the Galaxy S6 duo in great detail. Leaked benchmarks show that going with its in-house Exynos 7420 chipset was a solid decision. The chipset is built on the company's 14nm process and includes...


Sprint LG G3 in US now getting Lollipop OTA

Sprint LG G3 in US now getting Lollipop OTA

16 February, 2015 | comments (13)

News has come today that Sprint has started seeding Android 5.0 to its own LG G3 units. This is definitely good news for eager US users, as Lollipop has been around for the handset in Europe since December last year. This new update comes...


LG G4 to be unveiled in April, Korean media reports

LG G4 to be unveiled in April, Korean media reports

16 February, 2015 | comments (26)

The LG G4 was very much unlikely to be unveiled at the MWC a few weeks from now, and recent reports in Korean media leave no doubt about that. An LG insider is quoted saying that the successor to the QHD-packing G3 flagship has an April launch date...

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AT&T's LG G3 is receiving the Android Lollipop update too

AT&T's LG G3 is receiving the Android Lollipop update too

10 February, 2015 | comments (17)

AT&T has started rolling out the update to Android 5.0 Lollipop for the LG G3 units that it's sold. This follows the rollout of the new software for G3 models from other parts of the world, which started last year. If you have an AT&T G3, it...


Week 6 in review: Galaxy S6, HTC One (M9) and Android 5.1

Week 6 in review: Galaxy S6, HTC One (M9) and Android 5.1

07 February, 2015 | comments (3)

Another week has passed and its time again to take a look back at what the mobile world excited us with during the past few days. Announcements have been rather slow and justifiably so as everybody seems to be gearing up for MWC 2015. The venue is...


Leaked doc points to QHD screen on the LG G4 

Leaked doc points to QHD screen on the LG G4 

04 February, 2015 | comments (12)

There are two rumors about the LG G4 – one claims a 3K display, another claims a QHD one (what some might call 2.5K). A third piece of evidence swings the vote in favor of QHD, this comes from a leaked XML file extracted from a Lollipop ROM. The...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG H811 - LG G4? - certified by the Wi-Fi Alliance

LG H811 - LG G4? - certified by the Wi-Fi Alliance

03 February, 2015 | comments (13)

Yesterday the Wi-Fi Alliance certified the LG H811 for Wi-Fi compliance (a/b/g/n/ac). The phone is based on Android L, that is Android 5.0 Lollipop, and there's speculation that this is the AT&T version of the upcoming LG G4. A week ago the H810...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Android 5.0 Lollipop update rolling out for LG G Pro 2 in Korea

Android 5.0 Lollipop update rolling out for LG G Pro 2 in Korea

31 January, 2015 | comments (42)

Over a month after the G3 started receiving the Android 5.0 update, LG has started rolling out the Lollipop update for the G Pro 2 in its homeland South Korea. The new firmware brings features like Material Design, rich notifications, better...

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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...


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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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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Samsung Galaxy S6 tipped to arrive with 4GB of RAM

Samsung Galaxy S6 tipped to arrive with 4GB of RAM

19 January, 2015 | comments (134)

According to a report in Korean media, the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6 will feature 4GB of RAM. The story is based on statements from analysts in Korea’s financial sector. So far, all signs have pointed that the successor of Samsung Galaxy S5...


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...

Tags: LG, Android


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...


LG G4 rumored to come with 16MP camera, Snapdragon 810

LG G4 rumored to come with 16MP camera, Snapdragon 810

15 January, 2015 | comments (55)

This year's top Android smartphone from LG is probably going to be the G4, going by the naming convention the Korean company has been using for a few years now. This device should be unveiled in the coming months, but so far few details about it...

Tags: LG , Android, Rumors


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...

Tags: LG, Android


Android Lollipop update for LG G2 gets showcased on video

Android Lollipop update for LG G2 gets showcased on video

10 January, 2015 | comments (51)

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...

Tags: LG, Android


LG G Flex2 headed to Vodafone UK soon

LG G Flex2 headed to Vodafone UK soon

06 January, 2015 | comments (19)

Yesterday the LG G Flex2 became the first phone with a Snapdragon 810 chipset and it's going to be an absolute beast since the cutting edge GPU will be working at 1080p instead of QHD or above. This future benchmark champ will launch in its home...