The new LG G5 will be unveiled ahead of Mobile World Congress next month, the company has confirmed that their new flagship smartphone will be made official on the 21st of February.
LG is looking to take on Samsung with their new LG G5 smartphone, an LG executive recently confirmed that the handset will be made official one day ahead of MWC next month and also that they are looking to compete with Samsung’s new flagship.
The LG executive also mentioned that their previous handsets had been pushed back months after the release of Samsung’s flagship devices, this will not happen this year as he said that ‘LG are ready to take on Samsung’.
The new LG G5 is rumored to come with a 5.6 inch display with a Quad HD resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels, the display with apparently have 525 pixels per inch.
The device will feature the new flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor and will also come with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of built in storage, there will also be a microSD card slot for extra storage.
Other specifications on the new LG will include dual cameras, on the front there will be an 8 megapixel camera which is designed for Selfies and on the back of the handset there will be a 20 megapixel camera that features a 1/2 sensor.
It certainly sounds very interesting from the specifications, we are looking foward to seeing what the design of the device looks like, we will have more details when it is made official next month.
Have a look at our guide on the LG G5 vs LG G4, for full details on LG’s latest smartphone.