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G5 Smartphone

  • LGH850

Key Features

  • Innovative Modular Design
  • Wide Angle Lens Camera
  • Slide Out Battery
  • Always On Notification
  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Processor

Life’s Good When You Play More.

Introducing the LG G5, with its brand new design elements that feature a sleek metal body. The LG G5 comes with a 135-degree wide angle lens camera, a slide out removable battery, and a sophisticated 'modular' design which allows you to connect optional range of LG Friends accessories. Life's good when you play more.

LG’s First Modular Type Smartphone

The LG G5 features a transformative ‘modular’ design featuring slide out battery and the ability to connect your phone to ‘LG Friends’ accessories.

See the big picture

The 135-degree camera lens offers a viewing angle that is 15 degrees wider than the humans' eye's binocular field of view. The wide angle lens makes it easier to capture those big Australian landscape scenes, and those social gatherings when you need to capture a larger group of friends without having to position yourself further away.

G5 Wide Angle Lens

"The wide angle lens allows for dramatic leading lines and lets you really create depth and dynamism in any image"
- Richard Hirst, Sydney Landscape Photographer

Pop-out Picture

Create eye-popping pictures. Pop-out picture mode uses both normal and wide angle for your subject and background image whilst applying various effects like grayscale, blur and fisheye to create stand out shots on your G5’s camera.

Gorilla Glass 4

The LG G5 display is made from Gorilla Glass 4, toughened to be damage resistant. We are so confident in the G5 screen, if you purchase a G5 between 2nd May 2016 and 31st October 2016 and you accidentally break the screen within 6 months of purchase, we will replace your broken screen for free. Terms and Conditions apply.

Daylight Mode

Don’t be left in the dark. The Daylight Mode automatically adapts the screen brightness to the lighting conditions so you can see your screen even in the scorching ozzie sun.

Always-on Display

Check your phone notifications with a glance. The always on display allows you to quickly check your notifications without having to turn the screen on.

Control Your Friends

The LG G5 Friends Manager is a hub application that allows the LG G5 to connect with optional 'LG Friends' accessories with minimal fuss and effort. The LG Friends Manager detects nearby LG Friends and connects to them quickly and easily, eliminating much of the hassle of pairing devices.

GENERAL -
Rear Camera 16MP/Wide Angle 8MP
Front Camera 8MP
Display 5.3-inch HD In-Cell Touch
CPU Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
Battery Capacity (mAh) 2800mAh Removable
Memory - Internal 32GB
Dimensions (L x W x H ) mm 149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7mm
Form Factor Modular Type/Full Touch Screen
Colour Titan
Operating System Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Weight 159g
BASIC SPECIFICATION -
Wi-Fi Capabilities (a, b, g, n, ac) Yes 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac
GPS / A-GPS Yes
SMS Yes
MMS Yes
Quick Charge Quick Charge 3.0 compatible
Battery - removable Yes
SIM card type Nano
# SIM slots 1
Rear camera flash Yes
Expandable memory Yes (up to 2TB)
3.5mm Audio Jack Yes
Speakerphone Yes
CONNECTIVITY -
IR Emitter (Remote Control) Yes
Bluetooth 4.2 LE (APT-X HD)
USB USB Type-C (3.0 Compatible)
HDMI Yes via USB Type C Adaptor (MHL)
Wi-Fi Hotspot Yes
NFC Yes
IN BOX -
Battery Yes
SIM Tool Yes
Quick Start Guide Yes
Charger Yes (Quick Charge 2.0)
Data Cable Yes
Handsfree Headset Yes
OPERATING FREQUENCY -
2G Quad Band GSM (850/900/1800/1900)
3G 3G (HSPA+42Mbps/HSPA+21Mbps) 2100/1900/1700/850/900
4G 4G LTE FDD: 2100,1900,1800,850,2600,900,800, 700 TDD: 2300
AUDIO -
Formats 3GP, 3GP (AAC), 3GP (AMR_NB), 3GP (AMR_WB), AAC, AAC+, AAC+E, AACPLus, ADPCM, aLaw, AMR, AMR_WB, AMR-NB, AU, AWB, HD, iMelody, M4A (AAC), Midi, MMF, mp3, mp4, MP4(AACv4), OGG, PCM, QCELP

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