The G5 LG was one of the stars of the latest edition of MWC, alongside the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Xiaomi Mi 5. After an excellent LG G4 , the G5 can continue to come fight the top models of Samsung? Can it establish itself as a market leader? Let’s find out together.
The LG G5 is a powerful and attractive smartphone that displays impressive finishes. If you buy this smartphone, you will not be disappointed. It is a product that speaks with a double surprising photo sensor, and a unique modular system.
|Screen size||5.3 inches|
|Screen technology||IPS LCD Quantum|
|Definition screen||2560 x 1440 pixels (qHD)|
|pixel density||554 ppi|
|SoC||Qualcomm Snapdragon 820|
|RAM||4GB RAM LPDDR4|
|internal storage||32GB (UFS 2.0)|
|slot microSD||Yes up to 2TB|
|Photo sensors||Double sensor at the rear of 16 and 8 megapixel 8 megapixel front|
|Drums||2800 mAh with Quick Charge 3.0|
|modularity||A Cam Plus module adds 1200 mAh and a speaker module Hi-Fi Plus with B & O Play|
|Connectors||USB Type-C USB 2.0 (compatible with 3.0)|
|connectivities||Bluetooth 4.2, NFC and Wi-Fi 802.11ac.|
|Dimensions||149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7 mm|
|color||Silver / Titan / Gold / Pink|
The LG G5 features the new Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, supported by 4 GB of RAM. This SoC is different in many ways compared to the team that the Exynos Samsung Galaxy S7. Nevertheless, we can find some similarities as the support of the RAM at 1800 MHz LPDDR4 and engraving in 14 nm (14LPP) from Samsung.
The amount of work, reflection, effort and LG’s commitment to the creation of the G5 is amazing. We can not complain, LG innovated. However, at present, the potential of modular smartphone is far from desirable. The promise of a modular “plug and play” is not required, and commercialized modules are two in number.