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LG G FLEX 2: LET'S GET STARTED

It's time to vary sexy, and we've put together some helpful tips to get the ball rolling. Explore the ins and outs of your new phone as well as the new possibilities of Android Lollipop.

 

Get to Know Every Curve

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Knock, Knock

A Knock Code lets you wake up the screen with your own unique pattern. If the incorrect code is entered too many times, you'll need to log in to your Google Account or use a backup PIN.

How to set up Knock Code
  1. Tap      >      >   Settings  
  2. From the DEVICE section, tap Lock screen.
  3. Tap Select screen lock and tap Knock Code.
  4. Use the 2x2 grid to create a sequence of knocks (or taps) to set your Knock Code.

Note: You have to create a backup PIN as a safety measure in case you forget your unlock sequence.

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Connectivity Made Easy

Find Wi-Fi in a jiffy.

Connecting to Wi-Fi networks
  1. From the Home screen, tap      >   Apps tab (if necessary)   >      >   Networks tab   >   Wi-Fi.
  2. Tap      to turn Wi-Fi on and start scanning for available Wi-Fi networks.
  3. Tap a network to connect to it.
    – If the network is secured with a lock icon, you will need to enter a security key or password.
Pairing your phone with another Bluetooth device
  1. From the Home screen, tap      >   Apps tab (if necessary)   >      >   Networks tab   >   Bluetooth.
  2. Tap      to turn Bluetooth on.
  3. Tap Search for devices to view the visible devices in range.
  4. Choose the device you want to pair with from the list and follow any subsequent instructions to complete pairing. Once the paring is successful, your phone connects to the other device.

Satisfy your Bluetooth.

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Share the Love

SmartShare allows you to receive multimedia from other LG phones and tablets.

Giving
  1. From the Home screen, tap      >   Apps tab (if necessary)   >      >   Networks tab   >   Bluetooth.
  2. Tap      to turn Bluetooth on.
  3. Tap Search for devices to view the visible devices in range.
  4. Choose the device you want to pair with from the list and follow any subsequent instructions to complete pairing. Once the paring is successful, your phone connects to the other device.
Receiving
  1. While viewing the content you want to share, tap      or      >   SmartShare.
  2. Tap Play or Beam in the pop-up that is displayed.
    Play: You can stream your content via a TV, Bluetooth speaker, etc.
    Beam: You can send your content to Bluetooth devices or via SmartShare Beam* to supported LG phones or tablets.
    *SmartShare Beam quickly transfers multimedia contents through Wi-Fi Direct.
  3. Tap the device you want to share from the list.
    – If the device is not displayed on the list, make sure that Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, or Bluetooth is turned on. Then tap Rescan.
  4. Tap Send to share the files.

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Your First Taste of Lollipop

Experience the latest and most robust version of the Android mobile operating system developed by Google, and get more excited than a kid in a candy shop.

LEARN THE LANGUAGE OF TOUCH
 

Tap
Press your finger to a single item to select an object.

 

Drag
Press and hold your finger to a single item and move it to a desired position.

 

Swipe
Quickly press and drag your finger across the surface of the screen.

 

Pinch-to-Zoom
Use your index finger and thumb in a pinching or spreading motion to zoom in or out viewing Internet browsers, maps, or photos.

 

Rotate the Screen
For many apps and menus, the screen orientation adjusts to the phone's physical orientation.

Familiarize yourself with home base.


This is the command center for all your goodies. Add items like app shortcuts and Google widgets to give you instant access to the info you want most.

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Your New Personal Assistant

Smart Notice analyzes the time, schedule, status of phone, and more to display the information you need at a glance on your home screen like your own personal assistant.

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Easy, Efficient Shortcuts

Here are some G Flex 2 tricks to save you some time.

Smart Cleaning

To keep your phone running smoothly, this feature gives you notifications on infrequently used apps that slow up your processor. You won't need to dig around to control your clutter.

Glance View

When your phone screen is off, you can see the Status bar, Time, and Date by dragging your finger down from the top of the screen.

QSlide Function

From any screen, use the Notifications panel to access the Calendar, Calculator, and more. Touch and slide the Status bar downward and tap QSlide, and start experimenting.

DUAL WINDOW

Multitaskers rejoice! This feature allows you to split your screen in two and use different applications at once.

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