5G crisis, 10GB RAM, Huawei P20 potentials | #PNWeekly 290

On this week’s show: the Trump administration plays with nationalizing private-sector infrastructure, the spec wars continue on in China and Huawei prepares for launch.

No class action settlement for LG bootloop litigation after all, extended warranty available instead

It appears not all US-based owners of LG G4, G5, V10, V20 and Nexus 5X phones plagued by the bootloop defect will be compensated for their sorrow after all.

LG settles bootloop class action with up to $700 in remedies per plaintiff

Those who owned the G4, G5, V10, V20 and Nexus 5X and experienced bootloops during usage are apparently getting vindication.

Ancient, controversial LG G4 begins receiving Android 7.0 Nougat in Korea

LG G4 users unaffected by the bootloop epidemic should be delighted to see the official Android 7.0 Nougat update kicked off in the OEM’s homeland.

Unsung Sony Xperia XZ Premium is unsung no more | #PNWeekly 259

Erica Griffin, The Technology Nerd That Likes to Film Stuff, has filmed her takes on the OnePlus 5 and Xperia XZ Premium. We chat with her on our show!

Canadian carriers relay word of LG G4 warranty coverage for bootloops

Virgin Mobile has confirmed that it has extended the warranty of its LG G4 over this stark issue while Rogers and Fido are working on it.

Even Verizon’s modest LG K8 V gets to run Android 7.0 Nougat before the G4 and V10

One man’s misfortune is another one’s gain, and while LG V10 and G4 users stateside still need to wait for Nougat, LG K8 V owners can rejoice.

Law firm behind LG bootloop lawsuit expanding class eligibility to G5, V20, Nexus 5X

The class, which consisted of G4 and V10 owners, is about to grow as Girard Gibbs, LLP, is looking for affected G5, V20 and Nexus 5X users.

LG G4 and V10 owners plagued by bootloop flaws file class action lawsuit against OEM

LG can’t escape the consequences of its bootloop blunders forever, facing a class action lawsuit started by several disgruntled G4 and V10 users.

LG G4 Android Nougat update coming in Q3, V10 in “second half”

The two phones are rapidly approaching their two-year software support clock and the company said that they aren’t ripe for Nougat. But they’ll get it.

LG V20 goes half off with AT&T Next plans, refurb LG G4 costs just $120 on eBay

Don’t think you’ll be able to afford or just not that excited about the LG G6? Get the LG V20 at 50 percent off from AT&T, or a dirt-cheap G4 on eBay.

LG patching vulnerabilities exclusive to its phones

The issues are considered quite pressing and are being addressed in an early-release software patch before Android has issued its monthly bulletin.

Newegg’s massive Cyber Monday deal roster is headlined by Honor 8 and LG G5

Newegg goes for Amazon and Best Buy’s jugulars this Cyber Monday with pretty special and compelling deals on the ZTE Axon 7, Honor 8, and more.

LG V20 gets official bootloader unlock support ‘for the US open market’

The “US open market” LG V20 smartphone joins select European versions of the V10, G5 and G4 on the OEM’s official bootloader unlock program.

Best LG G4 eBay deal to date brings GSM unlocked price all the way down to $180

If the LG G4 felt dreamy at $280 or $290, the latest eBay listing bringing its unlocked price down to $180 takes your fantasies to the next level.

T-Mobile Galaxy S6 edge just $330 today only, but there are other deals

If you’re not reading this on July 1 and didn’t get to take $350 off the Galaxy S6 edge, you’ve got a whole July 4th weekend of savings at T-Mobile.

Verizon trade-in program could net you up to $300

If you trade in a major flagship from Apple, Samsung, LG or HTC from last year and it’s in good condition, you’ll likely get close to $300 for it.

Black leather unlocked LG G4 goes for $280 at B&H with free spare back cover

Just when you thought the LG G4 couldn’t possibly get any cheaper, B&H has it on sale at $280 with a bundled gratis leather back cover to spare.

AT&T Wi-Fi Calling hitting LG G4 as first Android

Previously, only iPhones from the iPhone 6 onwards got Wi-Fi Calling on AT&T. The LG G4 is the first Android phone to get the capability.

Woot has refurbished LG G4 and G3 on sale for unbeatable prices today only

Still in the market for an LG G4 or G3, despite the G5 being the flavor of the month? If you hurry, you can get the two at all-time low prices from Woot.

Yet another sweet eBay deal brings leather LG G4 price down to $275

Not convinced the LG G5 is worth $600 or so unlocked? The LG G4 can be purchased for less than half that price from a top-rated eBay seller.

T-Mobile BOGO deal for Mother’s Day tries to bolster LG, G5

If you buy one LG phone, you’ll get another one for half-off and also grab a free tablet out the door! But you know there have to be strings attached.

AT&T and T-Mobile are both rolling out Marshmallow for the LG G3

After Verizon, the aging but inviting LG G3 jumps on the Android 6.0 bandwagon on AT&T and T-Mobile as well.

European LG G5 gets official bootloader unlock support

The LG G5 is practically as open to developers as its predecessor, letting anyone in Europe with some knowledge of the process to unlock its bootloader.

LG G5 vs LG G4: Should you upgrade? (LG Family Fight Part 1)

For folks using the LG G4, has enough improved on the G5 to warrant a one year upgrade? Here’s our LG G5 vs LG G4 smartphone showdown!