LG trolls Samsung for ditching removable batteries

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 In one of those lovely social media kerfuffles we all love so much, LG USA has trolled Samsung Mobile for ditching removable batteries in the Galaxy S6 Edge+. Samsung tweeted to advertise the fact that you can charge the S6 Edge+ battery from zero to full in just 90 minutes. LG replied with the clever rebuttal that the LG ... Read More »

Smartphone shipments hit a record 1.43 billion units in 2015

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 According to IDC, a record 1.43 billion smartphones were shipped globally in 2015, an increase of 10.1% over last year’s number. For the fourth quarter of 2015, shipments hit 399.5 million units, a rise of 5.7% from the final three month period of 2014. Samsung led the way in the fourth quarter, shipping 85.6 million handsets world-wide for a ... Read More »

LG is launching its K10 and K4 smartphones around the world

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 LG today announced that it’s ready to start selling its K10 and K4 smartphones around the world, first in Europe, and then in Asia and Latin America. Part of LG’s brand new K Series (which is targeted at young users), the K10 and K4 have similar designs, but different sizes and specs. The LG K10 is the largest among ... Read More »

LG G5 said to feature first of its kind modular design

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0  Update: Hoping to learn more about the LG G5, we reached out to a source familiar with LG’s plans for the G5. Our source didn’t directly address whether or not the rumor of a modular design is accurate, though the source did state that LG’s “next phone is going to have a lot of competitors slapping their foreheads wondering why they hadn’t ... Read More »

LG K10 to go on sale later this week

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 The new LG K10, which was unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show 2016, will be hitting the markets this week, LG has revealed. The phone is scheduled go on sale in South Korea on January 14th, but we don’t know about other regions just yet. For a recap, the K10 is a mid to low end smartphone, which features ... Read More »

LG K10 hands-on

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 When the rumor mill churns, we listen. And usually, we like what we hear. But when it came to CES 2016, word on the street was that it’ll be slim pickings. With CES now in full steam, it turns out that the rumors were true. Case in point: Instead of the usual update to its extravagant and futuristic G ... Read More »

LG K Series with “advanced camera technologies” now official; phones to be displayed at CES

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 A press release disseminated today reveals that LG has officially announced two phones from its new K Series. The LG K10 and LG K7 will be displayed during CES, which kicks off officially on January 6th. The new line replaces the LG L Series, and features the manufacturer’s new glossy pebble design. The two smartphones also include LG’s new ... Read More »

LG G5 reportedly coming with a secondary ticker display, Snapdragon 820 and a “Magic Slot”

Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0Share0 We’ve heard a few leaks and rumors regarding Samsung’s Galaxy S7, but we haven’t heard much about the upcoming LG G5. At least until now, that is. According to popular leaker Evan Blass (aka @evleaks) writing for VentureBeat, the LG G5 will sport a number of interesting design changes that we didn’t really expect would be featured on LG’s first ... Read More »