Category Archives: LG

LG patents its idea for a borderless display smartphone with a hole in the screen

LG has just put its latest patent down in the Korean Intellectual Property Office KIPO, and it turns out to be quite an interesting document. According to it, LG is working on two smartphone projects; one of them is a standard smartphone brick, while the other one has its left side curved like a notebook. In both cases the screen, supposedly elastic, takes up almost 100% of space available. Both screens also have an oval sinus in the upper left corner of the display. These sinuses are, supposedly, able to be physically moved around the display. Some people believe that the sinus is oval ...

LG patents its idea for a borderless display smartphone with a hole in the screen

LG has just put its latest patent down in the Korean Intellectual Property Office KIPO, and it turns out to be quite an interesting document. According to it, LG is working on two smartphone projects; one of them is a standard smartphone brick, while the other one has its left side curved like a notebook. In both cases the screen, supposedly elastic, takes up almost 100% of space available. Both screens also have an oval sinus in the upper left corner of the display. These sinuses are, supposedly, able to be physically moved around the display. Some people believe that the sinus is oval ...

Renders and specs of LG V40 leaked

New renders of the LG V40 are out and available here. While they are not live pictures, their source, reliable @onleaks, assures that they perfectly mirror the actual device. Renders confirm that V40 will feature both a notch and a dedicated Google Assistant button. The leak also consists of some of the device’s specs:– 6.3′ OLED panel,– Snapdragon 845 CPU,– 6GB RAM, 512GB memory,– Android 9 Pie OS.Neither price nor release date of device have been let out. ...

South Korean release of LG G5 is being updated to Oreo

Many LG devices have had their OS’ updated to Oreo lately, and a South Korean LG G5 is next in line. Better late than never, I guess. Update brings with it a number of new features, such as background app optimization, notification channels and picture-in-picture mode. It is unknown whether or not the update will be available in the west (east, I guess?), but it probably will. ...

LG celebrates its 40th US anniversary by giving away 40 prizes

Although the company has been created as long ago as in 1947, it has been ”only” since 1978 that the firm has been launched in the United States of A. LG decided to celebrate this impressive anniversary giving away fourty LG products over fourty days. The giveaway begun yesterday, on August 27th, and will continue until October 5th. Items that appear in the giveaway are, among others, LG G7 ThinQ smartphone, LG ThinQ Speaker with Google Assistant, LG 34-inch 21:9 UltraWide IPS LED Monitor and LG Gram 15.6-inch Ultra-lightweight Touchscreen Laptop. To participate in the giveaway, ...

LG V40 ThinQ: first renders

Renders revealed by MySmartPrice tell us much about this upcoming device. According to the graphics, V40 ThinQ will have:– five cameras: three at the back and two in the front,– single LED flash,– notch that can be hidden with black bars,– thin bezels (because of course),– fingerprint scanner,– (probably) metal frame,– glass-covered back panel,– power button and SIM card slot on the right edge, volume buttons and a button that may be Google assistant on the left edge,– speaker, USB-C port and 3.5mm headphone port housed in the bottom ...

LG Q8 (2018), mid-ranger with a few cool features

The (2018) in the name is an important addition, because there was a bit of a ruckus in the LG regarding the naming process. Last year, LG has released a smartphone under the name of LG isai Beat V34. Marketing specs have seemingly decided that such a name will not pass in Europe and it was decided to call european release of that phone Q8. With a ”real” Q8 coming out now, things got… complicated.With this out of the way, lets see what does the new, ”real” LG Q8 (2018) offer:– 6,2 inch display, 18:9, IPS panel, FHD+,– dimensions 160,1 x 77,7 x 8,4 ...

LG V35 Signature Edition launches

It is now official, folks – we are getting a new LG smartphone. Premium version of the V35 smartphone has just launched, available for pre-order and arriving at stores on August 13th. The device will be limited to a mere 300 units, though, so you better pre-order ASAP if you want one! It will cost you 1,999,800 won (around $1,792), and for that pretty steep price it will offer specs of LG V35 ThinQ (6GB Ram and 64GB storage memory, dual rear 16mpx camera, 8mpx selfie shooter, 6′ QHD+ display and 3300mAh battery) with the addition of 256GB storage and Zirconium Ceramic ...