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.
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!
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.
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 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.
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.
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!
LG’s got a big sale going on phone batteries and charging docks – if you can order any
Will you take advantage of the new LG battery sale while the company’s still got inventory in stock?
Unlocked black leather LG G4 costs irresistible $290 on eBay with US warranty
Just as the G5 gets ready to debut commercially, you can purchase a US warranty-backed LG G4 at less than ever before on eBay.
LG G5 projected to sell 10 million+ copies by year-end, as marketing expenses rise
The LG G5 should benefit from an increase of marketing spending, heading for G4-exceeding global sales of at least 10 million units.
Verizon spreads Android Marshmallow love to both LG G4 and G3
Verizon has Android Marshmallow goodies ready to be delivered to the LG G4 and LG G3 after the HTC One M9.
Unlocked LG G4 hits all-time low price… again, this time $330 on eBay
Its sequel is definitely nigh, but that doesn’t mean the LG G4 is no longer a compelling buy at $330 for relatively cash-strapped power users.
T-Mobile offers free LTE tablet, discounted iPad Air 2 and select Android phones for Valentine’s
Once again, T-Mobile “sells” the LTE-capable Alcatel OneTouch Pixi 7 for free this Valentine’s Day, also providing decent iPad Air 2 savings.
T-Mobile LG G4 owners, your Android Marshmallow update awaits in LG Bridge
Better late than never is what T-Mobile users need to tell themselves to enjoy the tardy but welcome Android Marshmallow update for their LG G4.
Fresh 3D renders of upcoming LG G5 bring all recent rumors together
It’s still unclear whether it’ll manage to accommodate a removable battery and microSD slot, but either way, the LG G5 looks pretty great on paper.
LG G4 hardware failures to blame for getting stuck in bootloop
Found your handset stuck in the LG G4 bootloop trap? The manufacturer blames an issue with hardware components.
LG bets on two 2016 flagship phones after ‘challenging’ 2015 and 60M sales
2015 was clearly a bittersweet year for LG (more bitter than sweet as far as the mobile division goes), but two flagship phones are still coming in 2016.
LG is ‘ready to take on Samsung’ at MWC, though Galaxy S7 could come cheaper than S6
The LG G5 is just about guaranteed to see daylight in late February at MWC, directly opposite the Samsung Galaxy S7.
Unlocked LG G4 available at crazy low $350 from B&H for limited time
The black leather LG G4 can be purchased at an all-time low unlocked price of $350 from B&H Photo Video for only 24 hours.