LG officially presented smartphone LG G5, which means a huge change in the strategy of LG. After the success of G2, the South Korean company showed similar models G3 and G4. LG G5, however, is the successor to the LG G4 in name only.
LG G5 is a transition metal housing, as well as a modular design that lets you transform your smartphone "digital camera player and hi-fi." As we revealed earlier this week, the phone is equipped with an expansion slot that you can use to install interchangeable modules.CAM Plus will provide a comfortable grip and convenient control. This camera can be connected using the battery and offers automatic focus, exposure lock, and also provides physical buttons for shutter release, and zoom. It also increases the total battery capacity of 1200 mAh. Hi-Fi Plus with B & O! Play is a player module Hi-Fi audio developed in cooperation with B & O! Play. Supports 32-bit, 384 kHz audio with high resolution. It can be used as a module or as a separate system of digital audio Hi-Fi (DAC), which communicates with each phone or PC. LG G5 is "driven" by the SoC Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, 4 GB of RAM, and offers 32 GB of internal memory (expandable via microSD card up to 200 GB). Added to this is the removable battery with a capacity of 2800 mAh, and the whole thing runs on Android 6.0. The phone has a 5.3-inch Quad HD Quantum IPS LCD with a resolution WQHD (2560 x 1440 pixels, 554 PPI). LG G5 has always active screen, so you can check the time, battery status and notifications without waking the phone. LG claims that the display backlight in this mode, illuminates only a small part of the whole panel, which translates into 0.8 percent of the battery in the phone every hour. LG G5 has two rear cameras: one standard (lens 78 degrees, the matrix 16MP) and another with a 135-degree wide-angle lens (16 MP, LG proudly claims that it is the widest lens available in the phone). The company expects wide-angle lens will shoot landscapes, tall buildings, as well as a larger group of people. Video connections has been dedicated camera 8 megapixels. equipment, adds: USB Type C, which is compatible with USB 3.0, NFC module, Bluetooth 4.2 and dual-band system wireless WiFi 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac. The phone weighs 159 grams and measures, respectively: 149.4 mm tall, 73.9 mm wide and varies between 7.7 and 8.6 mm in depth. The equipment will be available in four colors: silver, titanium, gold and pink. LG also showcased associated equipment LG G5, which belong to the LG family and friends are as follows:
- CAM 360 allows through LG G5 take pictures 360 degrees. It offers two cameras 13 MP (wide angle lens), built-in battery with a capacity of 1200 mAh and 4 GB of internal memory. In manual mode captures video at a resolution of 2K video recording and 5.1 surround sound via three microphones. Pictures taken from the CAM 360 can be transferred to Google Maps Street View and YouTube.
- 360 VR – folding glasses are designed for viewing content in a VR trip, and LG claims that the accessory weighs just ⅓ VR goggles offered by the competition.
- Rolling Bot – camera in the shape of balls, which has a camera 8 MP. It can be connected via a WiFi module. LG claims that Rolling Bot is not just a toy and can be used as a security system in your home.
- Tone Platinum is a Bluetooth headset with superior sound quality (Harman Kardon Platinum). LG decided that this is the world's first Bluetooth headset equipped with aptX HD codec, which means lossless 24-bit sound.
- H3 by B & O Play – high-end headphones that provide 32-bit sound. Unlike other accessories, this is compatible with all smartphones LG.
LG Electronics (LG) today unveiled its highly anticipated smartphone G5. Its new design not only provides an elegant, uniform metal casing with a slide-out battery – stands out above all a modular design that provides users with greater possibilities. In conjunction with a collection of accessories LG Friends, smartphone G5 can be converted into a digital camera, DVD Hi-Fi, or perform many other functions. Equipped with an aluminum housing LG G5 has two rear cameras, lens with a viewing angle of 135 degrees and a standard lens. This allows you from one place to perform two different photos of the prospect. Always On display provides constant visibility the time, date and notifications – without unlocking the screen and gently rounded glass panel protects the Arc 3D 5.3-inch display smartphone. The LG G5 to finish colored surface of anodized aluminum with an advanced technology, micromachining, which gave him an exclusive look. The first modular smartphone LG Thanks to its innovative modular design, smartphone LG G5 can be converted into a digital camera, DVD Hi-Fi, and more. At the same time, the smartphone is still powered by a traditional removable battery. Camera Module LG LG CAM CAM Plus Plus is a universal module camera, connected to the battery, which provides a firm grip and convenient control of camera functions. LG Plus CAM module is equipped with physical buttons: power switch, shutter button, record button, zoom, and LED control and a comfortable grip. In addition, it allows the use of intuitive features lock focus and exposure, typical of traditional cameras. The module photographic LG G5 is also equipped with an extra battery with a capacity of 1200 mAh, and thus allows you to take more photos and longer fun. Sound module LG Hi-Fi Plus solutions B & O PLAY Sound module LG Hi-Fi Plus solutions B & O PLAY is an innovative digital-to-analog converter Hi-Fi, designed in collaboration with B & O PLAY. This device has been designed to meet the needs of music lovers expect the highest quality sound, which traditionally can provide only audio high-end. Sound module LG Hi-Fi Plus solutions B & O PLAY stands out both simple and elegant design and exceptional sound quality. In addition to 32-bit digital-to-analog Hi-Fi function scale, used for the first time in the smartphone V10, asset module LG Hi-Fi Plus solutions B & O PLAY is also the ability to play 32-bit audio sampled at a frequency of 384 kHz. Module LG Hi-Fi Plus solutions B & O PLAY can be used either with a smartphone LG G5, or as an independent DAC Hi-Fi, connected to any smartphone or PC. Wide-angle lens and advanced features LG has been an opinion leader in the field of cameras to smartphones. Using his experience, LG G5 equipped with two rear cameras: one with a standard lens with a viewing angle of 78 degrees, the second lens with a viewing angle of 135 degrees – the widest available on any smartphone. Viewing angle wide-angle lens used in the model LG G5 is approx. 1.7 times wider viewing angle cameras in the existing smartphones, as well as the wider 15-degree field of vision of the human eye. Due to such a wide angle of view is easier to take pictures of wide landscapes, tall buildings or large groups of people. Smartphone LG G5 comes with a set of additional photo features such as pop-out Picture (emphasizing the main theme), the effect of the film, or Auto Shot. Effect Pop-out Picture is a combination of images taken standard lens and wide angle, so that the image with a wider perspective was the frame of the main theme. The movie effects allows you to process images using filters that emulate nine different photographic film, while Auto Shot to automatically take photos selfie when the camera detects a face in the frame. Always on display for more convenient 5.3-inch IPS display with a resolution Quad HD It allows you to use the "always on", which for the first time is available for the screen smartphone. The concept always on display previously been applied in the model LG V10, but only for the additional screen. Now this function has been improved, so that the time, date and current notifications are always visible, even when the smartphone G5 is a sleep mode. To reduce power consumption, LG has redesigned the memory of the control display and the power management function in such a way that the backlight is switched on only a small part of the display. This way, always on display charge for one hour 0,8% of the battery. Members include their smartphones up to 150 times a day, mainly to check the hours. Therefore, always on display smartphone G5 allows you to significantly reduce energy consumption, thus extending battery life. Another advanced feature of the display smartphone LG G5 is the mode of living, which provides exceptional visibility of the image, much better than possible by the applied automatic brightness adjustment. In day mode smartphone measures the light intensity and adjusts the brightness of the display, which can be as high as 850 cd / m2. As a result, the display smartphone G5 adjusts to lighting changes faster than the human eye. A wide range of accessories With the G5 model LG introduces a completely new approach to the smartphone ecosystem, named LG Playground. In this way, LG wants to strengthen ties with partners and introduce a variety of devices and programs to maximize the capabilities of the new system. Application LG Friends Manager Applications Friends Manager, available only in the smartphone LG G5 allows for easy and convenient to connect devices in a series of LG Friends . Application LG Friends Manager will automatically detect nearby devices LG Friends in three easy steps establish with them connection, so you no longer need cumbersome pairing. Improved performance, greater efficiency in the smartphone LG G5 uses a number of innovations that have been developed to revolutionize the lifestyle of people using mobile processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 smartphone LG G5 is equipped with powerful and energy-efficient processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 with a powerful 64-bit architecture, Adreno 530 graphics chip, low-power processor signal Hexgagon and two 14-bit image processors Qualcomm Spectra ™ that ensure the quality of the corresponding digital SLR and help save energy. Snapdragon processor 820 is equipped with an integrated LTE modem X12 enables data download at a maximum speed of up to 600 Mb / s and upstream rates of up to 150 Mb / s. Compared to the previous chipset, the Snapdragon 810 is an advanced architecture allows for doubling the operating speed while reducing power consumption. The system Adreno 530 has a capacity greater by up to 40% while consuming up to 40% less energy. Snapdragon processor 820 allows for recording and playback of 4K resolution, four times greater than 1080p. As a result, both the fusing everyday moments and view your recordings, you can enjoy a clear picture with rich detail. The processor has also been optimized for VR content, so as to enable the display of the image with high quality and realistic colors, and thereby enable users smartphone G5 full satisfaction of virtual reality.