LG G5 First Mainstream Modular Phone Unveiled at MWC 2016

The most-talked from the house of LG here comes the G5 smartphone, world’s first mainstream modular phone. I mean LG has been doing all experiment with bendable display [one that was found on LG G Flex and G Flex 2] and now attempt into modular phones.LG G5LG brings the Always-on display inspired by LG V10 but this time on the original display.


LG G5 Specifications

Display: 5.3 Inch 2560 x 1440 pixels touchscreen display, 554 PPI Pixel density
SoC: Octa Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor
4 Gigs of RAM
GPU: Adreno 430
Software:Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS, Optimus UX 5.0
Dual SIM: NO
Main Camera: 16 MP (f/1.8) + 8 MP (f/2.4) rear camera with LED Flash, Laser AF, OIS
Front Camera: 8 MP front facing camera
Front LED Flash: No
Storage: 32 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot
Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi tether
Battery: 2800 mAh Li-Polymer battery
Dimensions, Weight: 149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7 mm, 159 grams
Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, USB Type-C, Fingerprint
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor, Barometer, Color spectrum


Modular phone design

LG G5 Price, Availability Info

LG G5 will be available in various countries worldwide, first in South Korean, later coming to USA, UK, China, Asian and African countries.

There has been news that LG is about launch its newest handset, the LG G5 in February next year. But you might know that LG has recently released two handsets LG G4 and LG V10. The news is that LG wants to compete with the new device of Samsung which is also about to release in the same time period and it will be Samsung Galaxy S7. Both the flagship devices will be launched at Mobile World Congress [MWC 2016] to be held at Barcelona, Spain.LG Leak

Since the launch is approaching nearer, it’s the right to talk about the device. Galaxy S7 has been in rumors since couple of weeks now but the first sign of LG G5 comes here. According to sources, the LG G5 will be sporting 5.6 inch Quad HD display or may jump to 4K display in order to compete with Xperia Z5 Premium. It will be powered with latest Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 chipset coupled with either 3 Gigs or 4 Gigs of RAM.

It will be running on Android 6.0 Marshmallow out of box and will support 4G LTE-A in most countries.

LG G5 Specifications

Display: 5.6-inch 1440 x 2560 Quad HD display
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC Octa core processor
3 or 4 GB RAM
GPU: –
Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
Dual SIM: Yes [Optional]
Main Camera: 21 MP rear camera with LED Flash
Front Camera: 8 MP front facing camera
Storage: 32 GB or 64 GB Onboard, micro SD Card Slot
Connectivity: 4G LTE-A, 3G HSPA, Bluetooth, WiFi tether, WiFi
Battery: 3000 to 3500 mAh
aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack

Price, Availability

The price is still unknown but the device may be available in time period of February next year at MWC 2016. Availability will be first seen in South Korea then expanding to Asian, European and in America via various mobile operators.