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.
Credible LG V30 design rendered as refined G6, just one 6-inch screen in tow
This purported LG V30 looks way more similar to the G6 than the V20, with a single “FullVision” display on deck and a shiny glass back.
LG V30 tipped as company’s first V-series phone to go official at IFA Berlin, on August 31
Radically different from the V20, but perhaps similar to the G6, the narrow-bezel LG V30 is expected out at IFA 2017 in Berlin on August 31.
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.
Playing it safe all the way? LG G6 candidate benchmarked with Snapdragon 821, 4GB RAM
We can’t be sure this is the LG G6, although it certainly fits the description, sadly packing a previous-gen Qualcomm SoC and 4 gigs of memory.
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.
LG V20 vs LG V10 Smartphone Showdown: Should you upgrade?
For LG V10 owners, does the LG V20 deliver enough improvements to warrant a one year upgrade? LG V20 vs LG V10 Smartphone Showdown: Should you upgrade?
LG V20 Camera Tour: the “peak” of performance (Video)
We bet your smartphone just cannot shoot video like the smartphone we have in our hands. Take a peek at how the all-new LG V20 handles moving images.
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.
No modular design in store for LG V20, slide-out rear mechanism instead possible
While we still expect the LG V20 to more closely resemble the G5 than the V10, a quirky new design element might be introduced instead of modular add-ons.
Latest LG V20 render confirms the ticker screen isn’t going anywhere
Following two earlier rounds of leaked press renders, the looming LG V20 today shows its true face in a second screen-confirming pic.
LG V20 gets rendered in protective attire now, as premium B&O Play audio is confirmed
Both the official and unofficial pre-release LG V20 buildup intensifies, with more details on audio capabilities issued, and new renders leaked.
LG V20 has more in common with the G5 than V10 in high-quality leaked renders
We’re not yet certain it’s modular, but otherwise, this LG V20 rendered today looks a great deal like the G5 as opposed to the V10.
Joseph Gordon-Levitt gets LG V20 campaign going
He’s a star for sure, but his company, hitRECord, wants as many people on the internet to help him deliver a commercial for the LG V20.
Dueling LG V20 specs saunter into the speculation spotlight
One source is predicting a step backward. Another is claiming a camera kick-start. Either way you look at it, this LG V20 release is a nailbiter.
LG V20 to be first Android 7.0 Nougat OEM device
The Korean manufacturer stated that its fall flagship will be the first OEM device to feature Android 7.0 Nougat from first boot.
Slow G5 sales, high marketing expenditures take toll on LG’s Q2 mobile results
Instead of righting the mobile ship, the LG G5 appears to have sunk it further, with all profit hopes now focused on the upcoming V10 sequel.
An LG V20 likely to replace V10 in early September
The sequel to the LG V10 may not be the V11, but the V20. And it’ll come a month earlier than last time around. Why? Competition.
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 $300 discount applies to all phones above $400
As long as you get a phone with a retail price above $400 and pay for it over 24 months at Verizon, you’ve got some good choices here.
Galaxy S7 edge, LG G5, HTC One A9, Lumia 950 part of AT&T BOGO craze
The One A9, the Galaxy S7 edge, the LG G5 and the Lumia 950 are just some of the many phones participating in this BOGO offer at AT&T.
New Moto G, Google I/O recap, and Nokia Returns to Phones | Pocketnow Weekly 201
Nokia is returning to the phone and tablet game! The Moto G4 shakes up the mid-range phone tier. Let’s recap Google I/O 2016! Pocketnow Weekly podcast 201!
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)!
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.