At the Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona, LG announced its new high-end smartphone, we are talking about the LG G5, which quickly draws attention due to its unusual design featuring a body entirely made ​​of aluminum  with 7.7 mm thickness saying goodbye to back buttons to incorporate fingerprint reader that protrudes slightly from the body accompanied by a small block of black color hides a camera of 16 megapixel with another 8-megapixel sensor to capture images at up to 135 degrees, an 1.7 times wide picture from any other smartphone available in the market. The cameras are supported by a configuration of the dual LED flash with a laser autofocus.

#MWC16 – LG G5 announced Snapdragon 820 and modular design

In detail, the LG G5 offers an IPS Quad HD (2560 x 1440p) 5.3-inch laminate panel protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 features Always On, which allow events and notifications to show around 150 times a day. All that is running by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor consists of four custom kernels (Kryo) supported by Adreno 530 graphics and 4 GB of RAM LPDDR4 with UFS 32GB of expandable storage via a microSD card.

The information is completed with a modern modular design means you can remove the bottom of the device. And you can easily replace its battery of 2800 mAh, but also use other accessories that will improve the user experience with the device; We have a front camera of 8 megapixels, a USB 3.0 Type-C port, 4G LTE connectivity, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2 GPS + GLONASS, NFC, infrared, FM Radio, moves through the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. The smartphone will be available in silver, gray, gold and pink at a price that would be around between 650 and 700 euros.


The device may be accompanied by the virtual reality goggles LG VR 360, consists of two 1.88″ screens at a resolution of 960 x 720 pixels, the LG 360 CAM, a camera with two 13-megapixel sensors to recode 2K 360 video, the LG Rolling Bot, a dock with speakers, microphone and an infrared which will operate your TV, sound system, air conditioning, etc., and wireless headsets LG Tone Platinum. The most interesting thing is the LG Cam Plus (left image), which adds 1100 mAh battery, a DAC signed by the B&O Audio enhancer, zoom buttons for recording videos or have a specially designed grip to take pictures or videos.