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LG G4 may pack a finger-print sensor after all

LG G4 may pack a finger-print sensor after all

05 March, 2015 | comments (30)

LG reportedly decided on using a fingerprint scanner on its next LG G4 flagship. Until recently the company was against investing into such technology though it has been following the trend since its revival with the iPhone 5s. Back in 2013 Apple...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG plans to release a high-end smartphone above the G-series

LG plans to release a high-end smartphone above the G-series

04 March, 2015 | comments (43)

LG had all but confirmed in advance, that it won't be unveiling the G4 at MWC and indeed, we didn't get to see the next-gen flagship in Barcelona. Instead, the company showed us four smartphones spanning the entire midrange, as well as the LG Watch...

Tags: LG, MWC 2015


Google might be in talk with Huawei for a 2015 Nexus phone

Google might be in talk with Huawei for a 2015 Nexus phone

28 February, 2015 | comments (87)

According to the latest set of rumors, Google may be partnering with a Chinese phone maker for the next generation Nexus smartphone. The Weibo source cited by GizChina from where the information originates shares that the phone will be ready later...


LG to showcase an LTE version of its Watch Urbane at MWC

LG to showcase an LTE version of its Watch Urbane at MWC

26 February, 2015 | comments (10)

Nearly a couple of weeks after unveiling the high-end Watch Urbane timepiece, LG has taken wraps off an LTE version of the wearable. Appropriately dubbed Watch Urbane LTE, the smartwatch will also be showcased at the upcoming Mobile World Congress...

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LG announces global rollout of its latest curved smartphone G Flex 2

LG announces global rollout of its latest curved smartphone G Flex 2

25 February, 2015 | comments (9)

LG has announced the global rollout of its second curved Android smartphone the G Flex 2, which was unveiled last month at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES). The company said major carriers in the US, Hong Kong, Singapore, France,...

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LG G Flex 2 is now up for pre-order in the UK

LG G Flex 2 is now up for pre-order in the UK

24 February, 2015 | comments (2)

The LG G Flex 2 is now being offered on pre-order in the UK. We knew this would happen, but we were expecting pre-orders to debut on February 28, which is this Saturday. However, Carphone Warehouse has decided to jump the gun on this one. The...

Tags: LG, Android, Vodafone


Samsung will supply DDR4 RAM modules for LG and Apple

Samsung will supply DDR4 RAM modules for LG and Apple

24 February, 2015 | comments (54)

Samsung is truly a formidable giant in the tech world and this is definitely not confined to mobile devices. The Korean company makes a huge part of its profit from chip sales and buying silicon from Samsung is a pretty common practice in the...

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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...


LG Magna, Spirit, Leon and Joy mid-rangers go official

LG Magna, Spirit, Leon and Joy mid-rangers go official

22 February, 2015 | comments (47)

LG announced a quartet of mid-range smartphones ahead of MWC. LG Magna, Spirit, Leon and Joy will be showcased in Barcelona next week alongside the LG Watch Urbane smartwatch. The newcomers will be available in 3G or LTE variants. The LTE...

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LG G Flex2 from Sprint starts shipping on March 13

LG G Flex2 from Sprint starts shipping on March 13

19 February, 2015 | comments (10)

The LG G Flex2 caused quite a stir at CES in the beginning of 2015 and is only a few weeks away from becoming available on US soil. Sprint will start accepting preorders for the smartphone on February 20, but the device won't make it to users' hands...

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LG Nexus 5 spotted running Android 5.1 in a benchmark

LG Nexus 5 spotted running Android 5.1 in a benchmark

17 February, 2015 | comments (13)

Android 5.1 got an odd half official introduction a couple of weeks ago, when Google let slip that some new Android One handsets were running this version from day one. Today the software giant took its low-cost phone initiative to the Philippines,...

Tags: LG, Android, Google


LG developing a high-end chipset, production to start later in 2015

LG developing a high-end chipset, production to start later in 2015

17 February, 2015 | comments (21)

LG is working on a new in-house flagship-grade chipset, reports in Korean media claim. Arch-rival Samsung has been doing good on that front for some time, utilizing its own silicon in a number of devices. Snapdragon 810 issues, however, have been...

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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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LG Watch Urbane goes official with Android Wear on board

LG Watch Urbane goes official with Android Wear on board

15 February, 2015 | comments (16)

LG took the wraps off the high-end Watch Urbane timepiece. The smartwatch will be showcased during the upcoming MWC 2015 in Barcelona. LG Watch Urbane is a more upmarket version of the G Watch R. Thanks to narrower screen bezels, stainless...

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The LG G Flex 2 available in the Netherlands starting March 31

The LG G Flex 2 available in the Netherlands starting March 31

12 February, 2015 | comments (24)

The LG G Flex 2, which was unveiled at this year’s CES, and launched in South Korea late last month, is heading for its first European market. News has surfaced that LG's latest flagship will be available in Netherlands starting March 31. This is...

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LG G Flex 2 coming to Singapore next month

LG G Flex 2 coming to Singapore next month

11 February, 2015 | comments (13)

The LG G Flex 2, which was unveiled at this year’s CES, and launched in South Korea late last month, is heading to its first international market - Singapore. Priced at SGD998 ($800), the device will be up for pre-order on February 27, and...

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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...


Android 5 Lollipop now available on LG G Pro 2 in EU and Asia

Android 5 Lollipop now available on LG G Pro 2 in EU and Asia

10 February, 2015 | comments (28)

LG G Pro 2 in South Korea got the official Android 5.0 Lollipop update ten days ago. It brought features like Material Design, rich notifications, better security, and improved performance. As of today LG G Pro 2 is getting Android Lollipop...


LG Y70 shows up on Zauba, packs 4.7-inch display

LG Y70 shows up on Zauba, packs 4.7-inch display

09 February, 2015 | comments (6)

Indian import tracking website Zauba shows that LG Y70 has entered the country. In fact, LG has imported 22 units on February 5. The phone sports a 4.7" display and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop out of the box. Upon deeper investigation, MyLGPhones.com...

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