LG G4: When “ambitious” meets leather
Recently, LG launched their latest flagship smartphone LG G4 globally. The previous model, LG G2, got many mixed reviews; they rectified all the mistakes and made this LG G4 flawless. With a beautiful design, LG G4 has good built on it. The slim arc around each edge has paired with a handcrafted leather material back. This gives a smooth feel for the users. An additional plastic back cover also comes with LG G4 apart from the beautiful leather back. These removable leather back covers come in three different colours.
LG G4 is a powerful high-end smartphone. And there are not many of pre-installed apps and unnecessary modifications to the user interface. Switching between applications is made easy. You can get the fastest browsing experience. LG G4 supports 4G SIM cards. It comes with the latest Android 5.1 Lollipop. And definitely you don’t worry about the battery backup and you don’t carry the second battery while travelling. Average run on a single charge is 12 hours. The specifications are far superior to the LG G2. But, does it bring back the old reputation of this global electronics conglomerate? Let us take a look on it.
- Display: 5.5-inch, QHD LCD, 538 PPI
• Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 808
• CPU: 2x Cortex A57 + 4x Cortex A53
• GPU: Adreno 418
• RAM: 3GB LPDDR3
• Storage: 32GB
• MicroSD: up to 128GB
• Rear Camera: 16MP, f/1.8, OIS, laser focus
• Front Camera: 8MP
• Battery: 3000 mAh
• Dimensions: 149.8 x 76.2 x 10.16 mm, 155 g
• Operating system: Android 5.1 Lollipop
• Dual SIM, supports 4G LTE
Externals: Design and Display:
LG G4 has curved quantum IPS display. The panel is 5.5 inches with a Quad high definition resolution of 2,560*1440 pixels. It has high 535 pixels per inch. So there are no chances of pixilation. So the brightness, the contrast ratio deeper black levels are much better than the previous versions. This comes in sublime colours and contrast screen. The highlight of LG G4 is the inky blacks in the screen. Even under sunlight the brightness level is good. As it comes with natural colours, you can get a feel good experience. The best thing is the rear mounted volume rocker and power button is retained on LG G4 as same as LG G3.
LG G4 has strong Gorilla Glass. As it has a strong Gorilla Glass, it will not get easily scratched. You can get a protective and safety display. The overall weight of this smartphone is 155 grams and it is easy to carry. LG G4 comes in metallic gray, ceramic white, shiny gold, black leather, brown leather, red leather, sky leather, blue leather, beige leather and yellow leather. The battery capacity is 3000 mAh. It is designed slimiest as 9.8 mm.
Hardware and Software:
LG G4 has Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 chipset which has a dual core ARM Cortex A57 and A53 with 64 bit support and Adreno 418 GPU. And it has the latest Android version 5.1 OS lollipop. The processor has been paired with 3GB of RAM which makes the phone much smarter and faster. You can install big sized applications as well as high graphical configuration games. You can get a never before seen gaming experience. The storage capacity of LG G4 is 32 GB. Out of 32 GB, around 20.4 GB is for user. At the same time, they allotted microSD card slot if you need more files to store.
LG G4 comes with a large widget at the top of the main home screen. This will be more useful than any other smartphones. It. provides the weather, time and temperature information and everything like a notification. All the gorgeous animations run smoothly in this Snapdragon 808.
Camera and Connectivity:
LG G4 camera is 16 Mega pixels and it has more than f/ 1.8 apertures and Optical Image Stabilization 2.0 (OIS 2.0) with Laser auto focus. It can capture plenty of light and it will not end up with blurry images. And, it also has a worthy secondary camera of 8 Mega Pixels. The primary camera also has LED flash unit and a colour spectrum sensor. In LG G4, there is infrared sensitive colour sensor which ensures that the colours seen through the camera are accurate in mostly all lighting situations. For selfies, this secondary camera LG G4 is better than the all mobiles.
LG G4 supports well for both day and night lightings. You can get clear snaps without the blur rates. The camera comes with wide lens, which is able to capture multiple subjects in single frame like DSLR. The video camera takes 2160p at 30 frames per second or 1080p at 60 frames per second. The video quality is very impressive. LG G4 gives Wi-Fi 802.11 ac and Bluetooth version is 4.1. You can transfer your favourite music, videos and files much faster than ever. LG G4 has A- GPS and the regular set of sensors in addition to the colour spectrometer sensor.
LG G4 has a 3000 mAh lithium battery which comes as removable set up. This LG G4 is a very good smartphone when compared with the others in the market. This LG G4 is best for photography freaks. There is a LG Gallery app which can now group your clicks into Memories based on the date taken and the location of the photo. LG G4 is the best in performance wise and is user-friendly. Also, LG has introduced a new feature called Smart setting which lets the user to toggle certain settings based on your location.
LG G4 has a virtual keyboard which is pretty good. The G4 brings the best IPS LCD display which makes your smartphone experience much better. If you are looking for high-end better Android phone, you should go for LG G4.