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Is this the Japanese market version of the upcoming LG G3?

Is this the Japanese market version of the upcoming LG G3?

15 April, 2014 | comments (75)

The Japanese market version of LG’s yet to be revealed G3 flagship might have leaked on Twitter. A duo of press shots showing a mysterious high-end LG handset made the rounds on the social network, courtesy of @evleaks. LG isai for KDDI (click...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG G3 for Sprint leaks with a QHD display and 3GB of RAM

LG G3 for Sprint leaks with a QHD display and 3GB of RAM

11 April, 2014 | comments (73)

A User Agent Profile information of the LG G3 has appeared on Sprint's website. The phone carries a model number LS990, which further confirms it's the successor of the LG G2 (LS980 in North America). The file states the LG G3 will pack a...

Tags: LG, Android, Rumors


LG's Odin chip to soon go into mass production

LG's Odin chip to soon go into mass production

10 April, 2014 | comments (22)

More than one year after rumors about LG entering the chipset businessstarted coming the company's 8-core Odin chip is about to enter mass production. As you may remember, the chipset will be based on ARM's big.LITTLE architecture with four...

Tags: LG, Rumors


Alleged screenshot from LG G3 reveals flat Android UI

Alleged screenshot from LG G3 reveals flat Android UI

09 April, 2014 | comments (97)

Alleged screenshot captured from the yet to be announced LG G3 made the rounds online. The screen capture reveals that the next version of LG’s proprietary Android user interface will feature a flat look. Alleged LG G3 screenshot (click to...

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LG G Watch coming by July, to cost less than €220

LG G Watch coming by July, to cost less than €220

09 April, 2014 | comments (22)

LG UK has confirmed to Pocket-Lint the Android Wear-powered LG G Watch is going to hit the shelves before July this year. The LG rep has also confirmed the retail price of the G Watch to be less than £180 or €220. The smartwatch development is...

Tags: LG, Android Wear


comScore: Apple and Android continue to dominate in the US

comScore: Apple and Android continue to dominate in the US

05 April, 2014 | comments (17)

The latest comScore report on the trends in the US smartphone industry for the three months ending in February, 2014 is out. As one can expect, Apple is the top smartphone manufacturer with 41.3% market share, while the global market leader,...


LG to ship 15 million smartphones in Q2, analysts say

LG to ship 15 million smartphones in Q2, analysts say

03 April, 2014 | comments (18)

Analysts are predicting a good quarter for LG – the team at Mirae Asset Securities Co forecasts that the phone manufacturer will sell 15 million smartphones in the April-June quarter or 5 million a month on average. For comparison, in last year's...

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LG G Pad and Vu 3 getting Android 4.4 KitKat in Korea

LG G Pad and Vu 3 getting Android 4.4 KitKat in Korea

31 March, 2014 | comments (13)

LG has started rolling out Android 4.4 KitKat firmware for various devices available only in South Korea. The first one to get it is the South Korean model of the LG G Pad 8.3 slate. The update is available both via OTA service and LG's Mobile...


LG G2 mini shows up in European stores, costs €350

LG G2 mini shows up in European stores, costs €350

29 March, 2014 | comments (46)

We were somewhat disappointed by the LG G2 mini specs - a lower mid-range phone flaunting a flagship name - but the (relatively) compact gadget has gone on store shelves in Europe at a rather steep price. Several German retailers - Amazon...

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LG G Flex receives Android 4.4.2 KitKat update with Knock Code

LG G Flex receives Android 4.4.2 KitKat update with Knock Code

27 March, 2014 | comments (18)

LG is now seeding Android 4.4.2 KitKat software update for the G Flex. That's a bit earlier than even LG's original plans, which it unveiled a few days ago, but we don't mind at all. The Users can now enjoy LG's Knock Code feature as well...

Tags: LG, Android


LG Optimus Exceed 2 for Verizon leaked

LG Optimus Exceed 2 for Verizon leaked

27 March, 2014 | comments (3)

It looks like the cell phone whiste blower, evleaks, is at it again. This time they've got the skinny on an upcoming LG Droid bound for Verizon: the LG Optimus Exceed 2. Not much is known about the specs of the Exceed 2, but if the original...

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LG announces G2 mini globally, will hit stores in April

LG announces G2 mini globally, will hit stores in April

27 March, 2014 | comments (9)

LG G2 mini, the compact version of the company's flagship smartphone, the LG G2 was unveiled at this year's Mobile World Congress. The official announcement did not spread light on the availability details of the smartphone, but we now know that the...

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LG Optimus G will get Android KitKat in Summer

LG Optimus G will get Android KitKat in Summer

26 March, 2014 | comments (85)

Good news for LG Optimus G users: you'll be receiving your Android 4.4.2 KitKat upgrade this summer. The information was confirmed by LG themselves. The Optimus G has been stuck on Android 4.1 for some time now, so the update will be a welcome...

Tags: Android, LG


LG G2 and G Flex to receive Knock Code in April

LG G2 and G Flex to receive Knock Code in April

25 March, 2014 | comments (12)

LG plans to bring its latest (and rather cool) unlock feature called Knock Code to the G2 and G Flex. It made its debut on the LG G Pro 2 at this year's Mobile World Congress and brought a breath of fresh air to the Android lockscreen. The...

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LG G Pro 2 outsells LG G2, to get a price cut

LG G Pro 2 outsells LG G2, to get a price cut

24 March, 2014 | comments (23)

According to a Korean newspaper citing LG representative, the company has been selling the LG G Pro 2 like hot cakes in its home country. Despite the relatively high price tag of KRW999,000 or about $927, the phone is even outselling the LG G2, the...

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LG L70 goes on pre-order for €179, sales start in April

LG L70 goes on pre-order for €179, sales start in April

23 March, 2014 | comments (19)

LG L70 was announced just before the MWC in Barcelona last February. It is a successor of the LG Optimus L7 II and comes with a 4.5" WVGA IPS display, dual-core Snapdragon 200 chipset, 4GB expandable storage and an 8MP camera. There was no...

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Samsung and LG phones currently tested by the White House

Samsung and LG phones currently tested by the White House

21 March, 2014 | comments (76)

BlackBerry has been a byword for security. A statement which is testified by a number of United States Government agencies and administrations using it, including the White House. According to a report by the Wall Street Journal the troubled company...

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Korean LG Optimus G Pro gets Android 4.4 KitKat update

Korean LG Optimus G Pro gets Android 4.4 KitKat update

21 March, 2014 | comments (103)

LG has begun rolling out the Android 4.4 KitKat firmware update for LG Optimus G Pro. The first market to get it is LG's homeland - South Korea. The update is available on two of the three Korean telecoms - SKT and LG U+ (F240S and F240L...


Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 availability expands over six EU markets

Nexus 5 and Nexus 7 availability expands over six EU markets

19 March, 2014 | comments (27)

The LG Nexus 5 went official on the last day of October last year, but its official Play Store availability has remained rather scarce. Sure, you can get it through various retailers almost anywhere, but the price tag is usually much higher...

Tags: Google, LG, Asus, Android


Android 4.4 KitKat now available on international LG G2

Android 4.4 KitKat now available on international LG G2

19 March, 2014 | comments (337)

The Android 4.4.2 KitKat update for the international LG G2 units is now available for download via the OTA service. The KitKat firmware has been available for the Korean LG G2 since December, while the AT&T's users got it the last week of...