LG Smart Notice Caused Security Flaw in G3 Flagship
Feb01

LG Smart Notice Caused Security Flaw in G3 Flagship

LG’s Smart Notice is a nice idea that for the most part is badly executed because it never quite works how it should. LG has stuck with it though and the widget has been available on all the company’s smartphones over recent years. However, it seems at some point the frustrating software was actually flat out dangerous. The widget was lacking a feature that checked security when passing new contact information to a LG G3, the...

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LG Unveils the Ray with some Dodgy Advertising
Nov25

LG Unveils the Ray with some Dodgy Advertising

LG likes to launch smartphone, much like its compatriot Samsung, and now the South Korean giant has rolled out the LG Ray, a modest entry level device that will be making its way Latin America and Commonwealth of Independent States countries. There is nothing really special here, although LG is clearly pushing this as a design oriented smartphone as the company says it is both slim and metallic. It is a head scratcher for sure as the...

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LG Launches G4 White Gold Edition
Nov12

LG Launches G4 White Gold Edition

When a flagship starts to get surpassed by newer, more spec’d models, companies will look for ways to revamp the handset. This may be advanced like a spec overhaul or simple like a new color, and LG has opted for the latter with the LG G4 White Gold Edition. This handset has been unveiled in South Korea and adds a new colorway for the G4 comprising a white front and rear panel framed by gold strips on the side. It is worth noting that...

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Xiaomi Tabbing LG for OLED Screens
Nov12

Xiaomi Tabbing LG for OLED Screens

LG is one of those tech giants (like Samsung and Sony) that can make plenty of money from hardware in the smartphone market without releasing any smartphones. For Samsung is its processors, and for Sony it is image sensors, while LG’s go to component is screens. The TV giant knows a thing or two about panels and has apparently piqued the interest of Xiaomi, which is likely to opt for LG displays on its future handsets. The Chinese...

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LG Class Available in Europe as LG Zero
Nov09

LG Class Available in Europe as LG Zero

You may remember the LG Class, a handset that was launched two months ago, before the V10 it was the first smartphone the company ever made with metal. The result was a stellar looking product that came at a high cost considering its relatively modest specs. After is Asia debut, the LG Class is now launching in Europe, where it will be called the LG Zero. What the Zero will ask of consumers is, do they want excellent aesthetics or...

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LG G4 Receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Nov04

LG G4 Receiving Android 6.0 Marshmallow

LG has been working with Google closely this year on the Nexus 5X smartphone and the company’s proximity to the Android parent means that the G4 flagship smartphone is getting Android 6.0 Marshmallow quicker than most. After being rolled out in Poland last month, the update is now coming to LG’s homeland of South Korea. It is best to think of the Polish Marshmallow launch as a tester, this is the full rollout starting for the G4. It...

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