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LG G3 Mini shows up with basic specs in shipping manifest

LG G3 Mini shows up with basic specs in shipping manifest

The LG G3 has only just been announced, and is still not expected to reach our shores (officially) till August, but it seems that a ‘mini’ version of LG’s latest flagship is already in the works, and will be launched as the LG-D722. The phone comes with specs that we have come to expect of a ‘mini’ version of a flagship. The G3 Mini looks to include a 4.5″ Screen, 1.2GHz Quad-Core processor, 8GB of internal storage, 5MP Camera and 2100mAh battery. GforGames notes that the phone will be launched in Europe with the LGD722 model, but an LGD728 model[Read More...]

by 5:03 PM on June 4, 2014 1 comment Manufacturer, Phones
Win an LG G Flex in Optus’ #PhoneTrap competition

Win an LG G Flex in Optus’ #PhoneTrap competition

If you’re in the mood for a bit of fun, and want to win a cool prize, then check out Optus’ new PhoneTrap competition. Optus have partnered up with LG to give away an LG G Flex – the world’s first curved, flexible phone. To win, you’ll need to upload a picture of yourself or a friend/family member ‘trapped in your phone’ to Twitter, Facebook or Instagram and tag the Optus Instagram account (optusofficial), Twitter page, or facebook page along with adding the #PhoneTrap hashtag. The LG G Flex is a pretty decent device, at least I thought it was[Read More...]

by 10:45 AM on June 4, 2014 0 comments Competition
New leak shows off LG G Watch boot animation with what could be the new Android logo

New leak shows off LG G Watch boot animation with what could be the new Android logo

A new video that appeared overnight, is claiming to show off the new boot animation for the upcoming LG G Watch. The source of the leak, a Twitter account by the name @upleaks, has posted a full system dump from the watch which includes backgrounds, watch faces, status cards and of course the boot animation. LG G Watch System Dump;;;you can download from here https://t.co/qZo46aUBNM — UpLeaks (@upleaks) June 3, 2014 As you can see the from the video of the boot animation below, it mainly focuses on the use of the blue, yellow, green and red from the Google[Read More...]

by 10:15 AM on June 4, 2014 3 comments Android Wear, Manufacturer
LG to demo a 6-inch QHD panel next week and 700 ppi displays coming soon

LG to demo a 6-inch QHD panel next week and 700 ppi displays coming soon

After releasing a smartphone with a 5.5 inch QHD display, LG has announced they will be demoing a 6 inch QHD panel at next weeks Society for Information Displays (SID) Displays Week in San Francisco. The 6 inch QHD display will feature a pixel density of 491 ppi which is higher than the Samsung Galaxy S5 (432 ppi) and the HTC One M8 (441 ppi). The LG G3 broke the 500 ppi barrier coming in at 534 ppi but LG still want to lift the bar higher. During an interview with a senior researcher at LG Display, it came to[Read More...]

by 6:50 AM on May 30, 2014 4 comments News
LG confirms G Flex 2 and Vu 4 for release in 2014

LG confirms G Flex 2 and Vu 4 for release in 2014

The LG G Flex and the LG Vu 3 successors are due for release in the second half of 2014. During the LG G3 London based globally broadcast unveiling, LG executives at a briefing in Seoul, Korea are reported to have said that the company is projecting the second half of 2014 for the release of the LG G Flex 2 and the LG Vu 4. The LG G Flex along with Samsung Galaxy Round were the first true curved screened smartphones released but they never really took off here in Australia – although Daniel loved the G Flex when[Read More...]

by 9:41 PM on May 29, 2014 0 comments News, Phones
Mobicity opens pre-orders for the LG G3 – available in Black, White and Gold

Mobicity opens pre-orders for the LG G3 – available in Black, White and Gold

Mobicity has just launched their pre-orders for the phone which was launched by LG yesterday morning. The phone will launch here in Australia on all three major carriers, as well as outright from retailers in August, but at this stage, LG Australia has only confirmed that the ‘Metallic Black’ coloured phone will be available. Mobicity are taking pre-orders for the phone in three colours – Metallic Black, Silk White and Shine Gold – but so far there’s no mention of the Moon Violet or Burgundy Red variants. The phone will set you back $799.95 + shipping – which is available[Read More...]

by 1:03 PM on May 29, 2014 3 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Ausdroid Podcast 114 – Casting Down Under

Ausdroid Podcast 114 – Casting Down Under

Welcome to episode 114 of the Ausdroid podcast! This week we took a look at some product launches – our local Chromecast launch and the worldwide (except Australia) LG G3 launch! Hosted by Jason Murray, with Scott Plowman and Dan Tyson. Topics: Chromecast launches in Australia LG G3 launch OnePlus update Secret comes to Android Foxtel Go on Nexus 5 – and Nexus 7 Listen to this episode Download this episode MP3 Subscribe to the Ausdroid Podcast RSS iTunes Stitcher Get in contact with us via our Podcast Email, or leave a comment below.

by 12:12 PM on May 29, 2014 0 comments Podcast
LG G3 Australian release: details begin to emerge

LG G3 Australian release: details begin to emerge

Right on the heels of today’s launch of the LG G3, we’re starting to details emerge about Australian availability of LG’s new hotness. We haven’t heard from LG directly yet (we’re told a statement is coming), but Telstra is first out of the gate with an announcement. We’ll update this post as we hear back from other carriers. Telstra The carrier advised in a blog post on their Exchange site that the phone will be available in stores from August 2014, but that’s all the specifics you’re getting so far – pricing and pre-sale dates will be announced in the[Read More...]

by 12:53 PM on May 28, 2014 17 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones
LG announces the G3 a high-res ‘simple’ smartphone.

LG announces the G3 a high-res ‘simple’ smartphone.

LG has this morning in an event, streamed live to the world, announced their latest flagship, the LG G3. The phone has of course made an appearance in so many leaks over the last few weeks that there wasn’t much to find out about the new phone, but there were a few bits and pieces that LG had up their sleeve. The LG G3 was officially introduced by Dr Ramchan Woo, head of LG’s Smartphone division. He spoke briefly on how the LG G3 has been designed with the focus on ‘simple’. Hardware wise, the LG G3 will have :[Read More...]

by 5:07 AM on May 28, 2014 11 comments Manufacturer, Phones
LG G3 Arriving In Stores For Imminent Release

LG G3 Arriving In Stores For Imminent Release

It seems the cat is out of the bag with respect to the LG G3, although I’m not sure anyone was trying very hard to keep it in. We have seen nearly every possible detail leak. Earlier today we saw it arrive 24 hours early on the Netherlands LG web page. The only thing left that people are speculating about is when it will be available to purchase. Now it seems they may not be waiting very long. A blog site in Italy has found a photo showing what seems to be a pallet full of LG boxes and on[Read More...]

by 8:24 PM on May 27, 2014 11 comments News
LG G3 shown off on LG Netherlands homepage

LG G3 shown off on LG Netherlands homepage

We’re less than 24 hours from the official launch of the LG G3, but it appears that LG in the Netherlands has decided to not wait to put the details on their latest flagship up on their site. The Dutch site, which is still up at this stage, has leaked renders of the phone in the three release colours: Metallic Black, Silk White and Gold Shine as well as listing the full specs of the phone. The model headed for the Netherlands, is the LG-D855 and has some slightly different specs to what we’ve seen posted in the lead-up to[Read More...]

by 9:31 AM on May 27, 2014 16 comments News
Stop Press: More LG G3 Leaks

Stop Press: More LG G3 Leaks

Yes, the title is a bit of tongue in cheek but with how the 2014 flagship from LG is promising it is not unwanted. As I reported just three days ago nearly every single thing about this beast has been leaked by both unofficial and official channels. Since then we have posted two further stories about LG leaks, because, well, we love it. It hits all the right buttons as far as we are concerned (well, Dan and myself anyway). This evening the LG G3 has hit the news again, once by LGs own hand and once by a leaker[Read More...]

by 8:37 AM on May 27, 2014 0 comments News
LG G3 dummy unit shows up in Korean store

LG G3 dummy unit shows up in Korean store

The excitement for the launch of the LG G3 is palpable, we’ve just about seen everything about the phone and each successive leak just stirs up more excitement for the launch event scheduled for Wednesday morning. Now, the hype steps up with a dummy unit arriving in-store in Korea. The dummy phone, which if it’s in Korea is probably the LG-F400S/K/L model destined for the LG home market, but appears to be cosmetically similar to the LG-D85X model that is set to launch in western markets. The dummy shows off the circular clock widget which will be visible on the[Read More...]

by 1:02 PM on May 26, 2014 0 comments Manufacturer, Phones