LG has recently unveiled its new smartphone G5. The newly developed model offers not only a metal case in elegant design with a pull-out drawer for the replaceable battery, but is also the centre of a completely new modular ecosystem for a great, richer user experience. LG complements the G5 with LG friends, a family of complementary devices that convert the G5 and others in a digital camera or a hi-fi system.
LG has the new G5 with a pull-out drawer for the 2800 mAh battery equipped, which according to the manufacturer in a matter of seconds against a fully loaded exchange that can be. In addition, the battery has a type C cable with quick batch 3.0, which can be recharged quickly. Users of the G5 can shoot between a standard angle with 16 MP and a 135-degree wide angle with 8 MP that zooms the image significantly. The front camera comes in 8 MP. With the always on display, also, users have notifications, time, date and other details always at a glance, without having to switch the device. The 3D arc of glass of 5.3 inches (13.5 cm) large screen forms a gentle curve. The resolution of the Quad HD IPS quantum display is 2560 x 1440 and 554ppi.
In addition, LG has smoothly integrated camera as well as the home button on the back without the use of an insulating tape in the metal housing. This ensures excellent signal reception. When going to the good piece in silver, titanium, gold and pink but in Germany on the market, LG has currently not yet announced. A Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 provides the power inside the processor, in conjunction with a 4GB large RAM. The internal memory is 32GB and can be expanded via micro SD to additional 2 TByte. The G5 is delivered with the new operating system Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
Design tech has installed here for the first time a metal unibody LG. The rear power button with fingerprint sensor, which should make the lock unlock easy, is one of the more certain extras certainly. The edge between rear panel and the edge of the housing has been polished to a high gloss. This gloss is pierced at the top edge at two points. Small window made of plastic there let through the antenna signals, which could not pass the metal.
Extends the functionality of the device is through the so-called G5 friends. For example, camera includes plus, which provides more battery life and a dedicated camera button. Hi-Fi-plus B & O play comes from the hi-fidelity experts’ bang and Oluffsen and the G5 equips with a higher quality audio codec, for which also a headset is supplied. The smart controller can facilitate the control of drones. And an optional virtual-reality glasses connected via a special cable, the 360 VR, Google-cardboard-apps makes it possible to use and to watch full videos and photos. The new smartphone peripherals via the friends Manager installed as an app is administered.