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LG G5™ | U.S. Cellular

Key Features

  • Transformative Design
  • Slide-Out Removable 2,800 mAh Battery
  • Aluminum Alloy Metal Body
  • Dual Rear Cameras with Wide Angle Lens
  • 5.3" IPS Quantum QHD Display

available colors:


All New Metal Design

Beauty in the palm of your hands. Metal and glass smoothly float together uninterrupted, without an antenna slit. The sleek design of iconic simplicity comes in a variety of rich colors. Unparalleled comfort and fit that you must hold to believe.


Modular Type

Break Free.  The changeable module with slide-out battery unleashes a world of unlimited options.


Wide Angle Lens

Get the whole picture! Our eyes can take in a lot, but this camera grabs even more at 135°. Capture a sprawling skyline, a packed stadium concert, or the entire beach, all that your eyes can see plus more.


Magnifying Zoom In and Out

Go Extreme! Zoom out ultra wide (0.5X) on the LG G5. Take a variety of photos and videos from a tight close-up to a vast scene by simply pinching the screen. Just pinch to see it all.


Pop-out Picture

The photo is the frame. Take both a standard and wide angle photo at the same time. Make your picture pop and stand out against 4 photo-frame background effects: Fisheye, B&W, Vignette, Lens blur. Your shares and uploads will be more likeable than all the rest.


Daylight Mode

A different kind of "Sun" screen. When the sun shines bright, so does
the screen. The enhanced IPS Quantum display is brighter, more vivid,
and clearer even in outdoor daylight.


Always-on Display

Save your thumbs. No more hitting the button to check the time, date, or notifications. With the LG G5, the important stuff is already up and on! Just look.


LG Friends Manager

All together now. With LG Friends Manager, the LG G5 can control, play with, and interact with all LG friends you have.


LG smartWorld™
Enjoy Phenomenal Experiences from LG

Download numerous themes, fonts, and keyboards on all LG smartphones, and listen to your favorite music with rich, warm, hi-fi audio.

Technical Specifications
Enhanced Convenience

What People Are Saying

Rated 1 out of 5 by from Downgrade compared to my LG G3 I bought this phone on Black Friday and it was the only flagship in my price range. I had sold my LG G3 and had expected this phone to be better than it. Unfortunately, it wasn't. The smaller battery gets hot and does not last as long, the display has a burning issue, and build quality is way poorer than my G3. There is somehow dust underneath my camera lens which speaks on how good it's on there and the screen likes to pop out of the body. The fast charge doesn't work sometimes and drains battery instead of charging. Would not recommend.
Date published: 2018-11-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from excellent performance I bought the g5 two months ago, and I really like it. It's still good in terms of performance, the camera is great. Will get 5 stars if Oreo is available for the g5 and the battery life too
Date published: 2018-11-13
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Good phone I bought this phone online everything works great besides one thing. I couldn't get it to work with any simcard that i have as it says invalid sim. It turns out that the phone is carrier locked by Sprint. I don't live in US and i don't know how to unlock it to make it work with my sim. Please help me solve this problem
Date published: 2018-11-07
Rated 1 out of 5 by from my cellphone my fingerprint senor has stopped working for good and my power button stop working for good i want why my screen pop up black before my background pop back up your to fix the phone will good people want review about there phone
Date published: 2018-11-02
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good camera and performance I love this phone so much and i just bought it but i wish it had android 9 update
Date published: 2018-10-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from wouldbe 5 star if lg US992 give oreo update This phone still great to use even in this year, but it's look like outdate not because the display neither the camera nor the chipset... But, this phone still NOUGAT...even G5 already rollout the OREO update, WHY ?
Date published: 2018-10-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Love my G5 up until Android 8 update. My phone is the 2nd one after the first refused to fully activate. This one runs circles around my old g3. I was excited when they released android 7 on it and never expected an android 8 release, but it arrived a few weeks ago. I love how it works, but noticed my battery life went from average, to losing a percentage every 30 minutes while plugged in to original LG cord. I turned off location, wifi and tethered it via usb thinking that would work on my thunderbolt ports. Same issue. Rebooting fixes it temporarily. Even when battery saver is on, it happens. clearing cache does no good.
Date published: 2018-10-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Love the Phone; Hate the Battery I've had this phone a little over 2 years now. I got a great deal on it when the G6 was released. I tend to be very brand loyal, consequently I have owned ONLY LG phones. LG phones get mixed reviews...people either love them or hate them. I bought this one because I waited too long to buy the G3. It wasn't rated as high as the G3 but higher than the G4 (which almost everyone seemed to hate). The salesperson at T-Mobile said that people who are heavy users or abusers won't like any phone while those that don't will ultimately find one they love. She was right. I fall into the latter category. I'm a moderate user and I don't abuse my I LOVE my G5. I'd rate it 5 stars if I could get through an entire day without having to recharge it. It's definitely a battery hog. I'm a moderate user. I check my email, check in on twitter and instagram, send a few text messages, and check sports via the Bleacher Report app--that's about it. I can get through most days without ever making a phone call. Yet, even with it sitting idle most of the time, it will need to be charged before I leave the office at the end of the day. If it's any consolation I can honestly admit that the battery performs now almost as well as it did when it was new--2 years ago.
Date published: 2018-10-04
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