News tagged "LG"

GSMArena.com site search

LG announces global rollout plans for the G Watch R

LG announces global rollout plans for the G Watch R

23 October, 2014 | comments (3)

Following a report saying the round LG G Watch R would become available for purchase in the UK as soon as tomorrow, the Korean device maker has put out a press release outlining its rollout plans for the wearable. The G Watch R is LG's second...

Tags: LG, Android Wear


LG G Watch R hits the UK tomorrow for £224.99

LG G Watch R hits the UK tomorrow for £224.99

23 October, 2014 | comments (6)

If you've been waiting for the LG G Watch R, you will finally be able to purchase one tomorrow, provided you are in the UK. The G Watch R will be available online through Clove for £224.99 (including VAT) in black color only. The LG G Watch R...

Tags: LG, Android


LG Liger (F490L) photographed, benchmarked extensively

LG Liger (F490L) photographed, benchmarked extensively

23 October, 2014 | comments (13)

The LG Liger (F490L) made a bold appearance before its official announcement – complete with specs, hands-on photos and even benchmarks and chipset info. The phone will join the LG G3 family with similar looks but a bigger display (5.9") and LG's...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG Liger (F490L) with in-house chipset gets pictured

LG Liger (F490L) with in-house chipset gets pictured

22 October, 2014 | comments (17)

LG's first foray in the mobile chipset business has definitely been a very long time coming. The SoC codenamed Odin is going to make its debut very soon, though, after almost one full year of leaks about it. And the first device to be powered by...

Tags: LG, Android


LG G3 gets a software update, improved UI responsiveness

LG G3 gets a software update, improved UI responsiveness

22 October, 2014 | comments (41)

LG has issued a software update for the G3. The major fix the company brings to its Android flagship is fixed user interface responsiveness, following a number of complaints from unhappy owners. The LG G3 update weighs 174MB, but sadly, there's...

Tags: LG, Android


LG's Odin-powered phone coming this month, joining the G3 family

LG's Odin-powered phone coming this month, joining the G3 family

21 October, 2014 | comments (20)

LG's in-house chipset codenamed Odin has been in Rurmorland for two years already. As the rumors have it, the Odin smartphone was delayed numerous times due to overheating issues and production hiccups. According to the latest report though those...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


Sprint LG G2 update has LTE and HD voice improvements

Sprint LG G2 update has LTE and HD voice improvements

20 October, 2014 | comments (10)

The LG G2 that's been sold by Sprint in the United States is now in the process of getting a new software update. This won't change the Android version the G2 is running, or anything like that. What it will do, though, according to the official...


LG unveils optically stabilized 20.7MP camera module

LG unveils optically stabilized 20.7MP camera module

15 October, 2014 | comments (20)

The Korea Electronics Show had an interesting entry – an optically stabilized 20.7MP camera from LG. Of course the company demonstrated only a camera module but it's not hard to imagine it will end up in the LG Optimus G Pro 3 and LG G4 before...

Tags: LG, Misc


LG to launch the G Watch R in Europe  in November for €299

LG to launch the G Watch R in Europe in November for €299

08 October, 2014 | comments (12)

A couple of days ago we reported that LG is planning to launch the circular G Watch R in South Korea on October 14, but in Europe those eager to get a hold of the smartwatch will have to wait a bit longer. The LG G Watch R has been listed by a...

Tags: LG, Android


Now official: LG Watch R  to go on sale in South Korea on October 14

Now official: LG Watch R to go on sale in South Korea on October 14

07 October, 2014 | comments (5)

LG has announced that it will be selling the G Watch R in South Korea starting October 14, one week from now. The company hasn't announce the date for international launch yet. The G Watch R is LG's second Android Wear watch after the G Watch...

Tags: LG, Android


LG G Watch R to cost more than its square brother, sales start soon

LG G Watch R to cost more than its square brother, sales start soon

06 October, 2014 | comments (10)

According to ETNews and ZDNet Korea, LG is planning to launch the G Watch R in South Korea on October 14. However, a local online retailer is rumored to have stroke a deal with LG and offer the watch exclusively for a week, starting...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG Liger (F490L) with LG Odin SoC gets Bluetooth certified

LG Liger (F490L) with LG Odin SoC gets Bluetooth certified

01 October, 2014 | comments (5)

Today the LG F490L has received its Bluetooth certification thanks to the Bluetooth SIG. It supports Bluetooth 4.0 as well as 4G LTE connectivity. The F490L is codenamed Liger according to past rumors, and it's going to be pretty special for the...

Tags: LG, Android


Lumia 830 will go on sale this week

Lumia 830 will go on sale this week

01 October, 2014 | comments (29)

The Lumia 830 will hit store shelves this week at a recommended retail price of €330 before taxes and subsidies. The first of two mid-rangers showed off at this year's IFA briefly held the position of thinnest phone with optical image stabilization...

Tags: LG, Android


LG F60 is an LTE-enabled mid-range handset

LG F60 is an LTE-enabled mid-range handset

01 October, 2014 | comments (16)

LG just unveiled the LG F60 – an LTE-enabled mid-range handset. It has a zippy quad-core processor and runs Android 4.4.2 KitKat spiced up with LG's proprietary Knock code and Gesture Shot. The phone has a 4.5" IPS screen with the disappointing...

Tags: LG, Android


LG smartwatch with SIM slot headed to Verizon

LG smartwatch with SIM slot headed to Verizon

26 September, 2014 | comments (6)

Since its perpetual competitor, Samsung, has already announced a smartwatch with a built-in SIM card slot for direct mobile data connectivity, you probably won't be surprised to find out that LG wants in on that game too. An LG VC100 passed...

Tags: LG, Android Wear


LG G3 Vigor will hit AT&T shelves on September 26

LG G3 Vigor will hit AT&T shelves on September 26

22 September, 2014 | comments (5)

As expected, AT&T announced pricing and availability of the LG G3 Vigor. The budget friendly smartphone will join the Samsung Galaxy Alpha on the carrier’s shelves this Friday, on September 26. The smartphone will be priced at $334.99 with...

Tags: LG, Android, AT&T


LG makes its Wine Smart flip smartphone official in Korea

LG makes its Wine Smart flip smartphone official in Korea

22 September, 2014 | comments (54)

LG’s teaser of its Wine Smart device last week caught more than a few people by surprise, as clamshell phones have long since gone the way of the dinosaur with the emergence of smartphones. The Wine Smart is apparently the company’s attempt to...

Tags: LG, Android


LG G3 Vigor (G3 S) is headed to both AT&T and Sprint

LG G3 Vigor (G3 S) is headed to both AT&T and Sprint

16 September, 2014 | comments (6)

It turns out that the HTC Desire 510 isn't the only new mid-range Android smartphone that Sprint will start selling this Friday, on September 19. It will be joined in the Now Network's portfolio by the LG G3 Vigor. This simply seems to be the G3...

Tags: Android, LG, Sprint, AT&T


LG teases Wine Smart, a flip smartphone

LG teases Wine Smart, a flip smartphone

16 September, 2014 | comments (16)

Smart flip phones are odd ducks, an attempt to rekindle the nearly extinct form factor. They never get much attention but LG will be introducing a specimen soon – the LG Wine Smart. Wine is a series of flip phones available in the US, Canada but...

Tags: LG


LG G3 Stylus goes on sale in Latin America and Central Asia

LG G3 Stylus goes on sale in Latin America and Central Asia

15 September, 2014 | comments (9)

The LG G3 Stylus is going on sale this week. The company will launch the phone initially in Brazil, as other countries in Latin America will follow soon after. Central Asia and the Commonwealth of Independent States nations will also be among the...

Tags: LG, Android