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.
Best factory unlocked LG G5 deal to date brings phone’s price all the way down to $270
The modular LG G5 has become an increasingly tough sell in recent months, but at $270 unlocked and “catch”-free, it’s likely still worth a shot.
Best Buy outdoes itself, now charging $5 a month ($120 total) for Sprint LG G5
How much do you dislike the “experimental” LG G5? Surely, not so much that you’re willing to turn down the chance of buying it at $120 all in all.
Best Buy takes LG G5 discounts to a whole new level with $240 Sprint bargain (and more)
No, the LG G5 isn’t a perfect phone, especially a year in, but at $240 all in all, it might be impossible to resist on the very eve of G6’s announcement.
Sprint 3CA service spreads to iPhone 7, Galaxy S7, LG V20
Faster download and upload speeds that launched with the HTC Bolt have spread to six other devices and another six are on the way.
LG G6 leaked schematics affirm company’s new design language for phones
According to one diagram, the LG G6 will have most of the hardware features as seen on the G5 and V20. Dual cameras, headphone jack (likely) and all.
BOGO stands for new ‘Buy One Give One’ smartphone holiday deals at AT&T
Looking to get a pair of high-end iOS or Android phones on a relatively tight budget for Christmas? AT&T once again does the BOGO dance.
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.
Independent consumer body ranks iPhone 7 well behind Android rivals in battery life tests
If all you care about is battery life, the iPhone 7 may not be as good of a choice as the HTC 10 or Samsung Galaxy S7, based on this evaluation.
LG V20 vs LG G5 quick comparison: The V20 doesn’t need any ‘Friends’ (Video)
The LG V20 looks be getting quite a few of the G5’s shortcomings right, at least at a first glance in an exclusive side-by-side video comparison.
LG Action CAMLTE lives up to name with direct video streaming support
The LG Action CAMLTE is the newest addition to the company’s “Friends” lineup, not needing the G5 phone to challenge GoPro’s action cam throne.
Top 5 phone cameras (of the first half) of 2016!
With new Samsungs, LGs, and HTCs released this year, which company delivers the best photo and video experience? Here’s our Top 5 best phone cameras for 2016 (so far)!
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 G5 Real Camera Review: Dual Camera Fun
LG is using two camera sensors on it’s newest flagship. Do dual sensors offer an advantage over a single sensor? Here’s our LG G5 real camera review!
LG G5 review: Disruptions start with a first step
With a modular design, top-shelf hardware, and LG’s custom UI, the G5 makes an admirable attempt at competing with the big boys in the Android flagship space.
LG G5: the pros and cons of a wide angle lens on a smartphone camera
The LG G5 is an interesting camera experiment. One normal sensor and lens, one extreme wide angle. What are the pros and cons of a wide angle lens on a phone?
LG Friends pricing: what will the G5’s accessories cost you?
We’re finally starting to nail down some LG Friends pricing details, as news starts coming in from multiple markets.
LG G5 Friends hands-on: LG Cam Plus and LG Hi-Fi Plus (Video)
A slew of “companion devices” grouped together under the LG Friends moniker might steal the spotlight away from the actual LG G5 phone, and here’s why.
LG takes VR hardware in a new direction with wired 360 VR headset, 360 CAM capture solution
See what the new LG 360 VR is doing so much differently than all the other smartphone VR viewers out there.
Blass sees the LG G5 and it has a second screen
LG’s flagship Android smartphone to be launched right before MWC in Barcelona is rumored to carry over a feature first seen on the V10.
Top G Flex 3 features we’d like to see in the LG G5
The G Flex 3 might never see the light of day, but with the rumored launch of the LG G5, we’d like to see LG cannibalize some aspects of its curvier cousin.
LG G5 schematic leak reveals phone dimensions, supports move away from rear buttons
LG’s been banking on its rear-smartphone-button layout for years now; does this LG G5 schematic leak mean it’s finally going in a new direction?
LG G5 removable battery could pop out of the phone’s bottom edge
While we still might get an LG G5 removable battery, the way we access that battery could be very different compared to every other phone out there.