LG G5 rumors: the latest updates on specs, price, release date


South Korean electronics and mobile developer LG is set to bring the sequel to their LG G4 flagshipwhich, while gathering mostly positive reviews, did not end of to be much of a hit in the marketwith the coming of the LG G5. The rumored upcoming flagship phone from the company has been a subject of numerous talk in the rumor mill in the past. Now, all details knownor allegedly knownabout the device are here.

In a rumor round-up done by Phone Arena, a complete list of specs and features that are expected to be coming to the new LG G5 has been enumerated. First of all, the new LG G5 is expected to bring in something different compared to its predecessor flagships, as it is said to be built by LG in a full metal body unlike the traditional plastic build.

The device is expected to run under the new Snapdragon 820 chipset. However, the SD820 processor is said to be under an exclusivity deal with Samsung until after April 2016, which could mean that all other flagship devices panning to acquire the chipset may have to wait until that time for them to be able to use the SD820.

Upping the ante from the use of fingerprint sensor, the G5 flagship is expected to bring in the use of the eyes as a biometrics security with the Iris Scanner. Moreover, the smartphone is expected to sport a 5.3- to 5.6-inch PS display with Quad HD resolutionor also possibly, a stunning 4K resolution.

As for the camera, it is said that a dual camera setup for the main rear snappers will be presenta combination of a 16-megapixel and an 8-megapixel, both situated at the back of the device, complete with laser autofocus features. The front camera will be an 8-megapixel one.

As for the release, for now, the LG G5 is expected to be released sometime around the first quarter of 2016 if LG’s release schedule interval will be followed.