LG G Flex: LG’s answer to Samsung’s Galaxy Round
LG announced its first curved OLED display smartphone LG G Flex in Korea. This is something amazing because it has a curvy display. Unlike the Samsung Galaxy Round, the LG G Flex is curved along the horizontal axis, curved to follow the contour of the face.
The LG G Flex is powered by a 2.26 GHz quad core Snapdragon 800 processor along with 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage and runs on Android 4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)The device has a 6 inch curved display that supports 720p resolution. The phone just weighs 177g and measures from 7.9mm to 8.7mm in thickness around the curved screen. It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2.1-megapixel front-facing camera. The phone has a 3500 mAh curved battery.
The power button and the volume keys are present on the back similar to the LG G2. According to LG, LG Flex uses “self-healing” technology through a special protective film on the back cover which is designed to get rid of scratches on the phone within minutes.
It has some exciting features like Dual Window for multi-tasking, Swing Lockscreen that moves depending on the slope of the smartphone, Q Theater to launch gallery, Face Detection Indicator, LG Knock-On Guest Mode and more.
Specs of LG G Flex
[icon name=”icon-angle-right”] Display: 6-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD Curved Plastic OLED display
[icon name=”icon-angle-right”] Processor: 2.26 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 (MSM8974) processor with 450 MHz Adreno 330 GPU
[icon name=”icon-angle-right”] Version: Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
[icon name=”icon-angle-right”] Dimensions: 160.5 x 81.6 x 7.9 x 8.7, weight: 177g
[icon name=”icon-angle-right”] Camera: 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, 1080p video recording at 30 fps and 2.1 MP front-facing camera
[icon name=”icon-angle-right”] Memory: 2GB DDR3 RAM, 32GB of internal memory, expandable memory with micro SD
[icon name=”icon-angle-right”] Network: 4G LTE / 3G HSPA, WiFi 802.11 ac/a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, GPS / aGPS, NFC
[icon name=”icon-angle-right”] Battery: 3500 mAh battery
The device is only launched in Korea but it is said the company will roll out the device in other parts of the world in the upcoming weeks. The LG G Flex comes in Titan Silver color and there is no mention about price.