LG G5 Launched
LG has announced the launch of its latest flagship smartphone LG G5 on Sunday. LG G5 is premium looking phone; it supports metal body and comes with all high end features. The smartphone comes with some interesting Add-On modules which are used to enhance the camera performance and battery.
However, LG has not revealed about the availability and pricing of the smartphone and other accessories.
The LG G5 measures 149.40 x 73.90 x 7.70 and weighs 159 grams. It comes with latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow Operating System and features a 5.3 inch QHD (1440×2560 pixels) Display offering 554ppi and comes with Gorilla Glass protection. It also features Always-On display. The second screen is used to show App notifications, incoming calls or current playing music status. The ‘Always On’ screen will also show clock, battery status without turning on the primary display.
It is powered by Octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor along with 4GB of RAM. It has 32 GB of internal memory and can be expanded up to 200 GB using microSD card. It includes 2800mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 for fast charging.
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In camera department LG G5 has dual camera setup at rear. It has 16MP and 8MP camera, one with 75 degree lens and other with 135 degree wide angle lens to make it easier for the users to capture large area without positioning oneself far from the object. It also has an 8 mega-pixel front facing camera for capturing crisp selfies. It also includes a finger print sensor which is placed at the back below the dual camera setup.
Connectivity options for the LG G5 include 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, Wi-Fi, USB type C 2.0, compatible with USB 3.0 standard. It is available in Gold, Silver, Pink and Titan Colours.
Modular Add Ons Launched with LG G5 at the event
LG has also launched some of the modular Add Ons with LG G5 which enhance the battery, Camera and Audio experience.
LG Cam Plus
LG Cam Plus offers comfortable grip and feel like that of a DSLR. It can be attached through the battery slot of the LG G5. It will enhance the camera experience with exposure lock, auto focus and also provide physical button for power and shutter. This module will also add 1200mAh battery to the smartphone.
LG 360 Cam
LG 360 Cam is a compact 360 degree angle view camera which has two 13 mega-pixel camera with 200 degree wide angle. it also include 1200mAh battery and 4GB of storage which can be expanded with MicroSD card.
LG 360 VR
Company has also launched LG 360 VR, which is virtual reality headset and it can only be used with LG G5. It is also compatable with videos recorded with LG 360 Cam and also supports Google Cardboard Content.
Company has also revealed some of the other accessories like H-Fi Plus with B&O play module, Lg Rolling Bot Camera and LG Tone Platinum Bluetooth headset.