In anticipation of the exhibition MWC 2016, the company LG has officially unveiled its new flagship smartphone LG G5, equipped with a display diagonal of 5.3 inches with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels and the Snapdragon 820. The model has a number of features, including a port USB-C, as well as partial implementation of the modular design of the device.
The new flagship of LG got 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of memory for data storage. Also, the device supports micro SD cards up to 2 TB. The device is running Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow. The dimensions of LG G5 are 149,4*73,9*7,7 mm and the smartphone weighs 159 grams. The swing volume is moved to the left side.
On the rear panel of the LG G5 is round the fingerprint scanner, which is simultaneously the power button. The smartphone used the dual camera modules which have a resolution of 16 and 8 megapixels. The second camera is a wide angle (135 degrees). The main camera equipped with dual led flash, laser focus and optical image stabilization. The front camera resolution is 8 megapixels.
From leather coating back cover, used in its predecessor, was abandoned in favor of an all-metal body. However, the device makes it easy to replace the regular battery with a capacity of 2800 mAh. The smartphone has implemented a universal slot Magic Slot.
LG has released a separate module LG CAM Plus, which is equipped with an additional battery of 1200 mAh, and the control unit makes a more comfortable grip and adds a physical button for photo, video and zoom. Other removable module, called LG Hi-Fi Plus is a high quality audio player, developed in collaboration with B&O PLAY. The module supports playback of audio with quality to 32-bit 384kHz and can be used with a smartphone, LG G5, and as a separate device connected to another smartphone or PC.
Another feature of novelty is the presence of features with a continuously operating display. In this mode, the screen even in sleep mode constantly displays the current time.
LG G5, which is running the operating system Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with a proprietary shell LG UX will be available in silver, titanium, gold and pink casing.