News & Reviews: lg g5
Last Updated: Jan 14, 2016
So what's after CES 2016? Well, that would be the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 in Barcelona. AndLG has announced that they are preparing a surprise for us there, as they will unveil a “major smartphone” to the market.
The teaser, which shows a green jukebox speculated that the “major smartphone” could be the LG G5. A render concept image was even created according to an eyewitness from CNet Korea, showing us what it could look like. From the render, it seems that LG is going full metal on the G5, the four corner edge are all curved and the volume buttons are located at the left side, it's also notable that the way the battery is removed is rather unique and seems a lot easier to take out.
Last Updated: Dec 31, 2015
According to VentureBeat, the upcoming LG G5 will have a dual camera setup with laser autofocus. The dual camera is rumoured to equip a 16MP camera sensor and an 8MP, the second camera addition will boost the photo frame with a wide 135-degree angle.
Besides that, both VentureBeat and an unknown leak from Reddit have the same rumoured tech specs round up:-
- Snapdragon 820 processor
- 3GB RAM
- 32GB storage (expandable memory unknown)
- 5.3-inch screen with 2560 x 1440 resolution
- 16MP and 8MP dual main camera + 8MP front camera
- Heart rate sensor, laser focus sensor, fingerprint sensor, and a pressure sensor