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Release date- 28102013 -
The latest device in LG's premium G Series, the G Flex incorporates proprietary innovations from other LG companies in the form of the display and battery that have never been seen before. The LG G Flex also boasts new user experience (UX) features that take advantage of the curved form factor.
'The LG G Flex is the best representation yet of how a smartphone should be curved,' said Dr. Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of
Form + Function: Design that Understands Human Curves
The vertically curved design of the LG G Flex reduces the distance between one's mouth to the microphone when the device is held against the ear, as traditional telephone handsets used to. The LG G Flex employs a curvature arc that is optimized for the average face, to deliver improved voice and sound quality. The curved form increases the sound level by 3dB compared to typical flat smartphones. The curved design also offers a more reassuring grip and fits more comfortably in one's back pocket. What's more, in landscape mode, the display offers an
LG G Flex also features the Rear Key first introduced in the LG G2. Devoid of any buttons on the sides, there is less chance of accidentally powering off the phone and the convenience of using one's index finger to adjust the volume when conversing is maintained.
Innovation Delivered Through Collaboration
The development of LG G Flex was only possible through the successful collaboration with sister companies
Among the several new technologies, the LG G Flex is the first smartphone to apply a 'Self Healing' coating on the back cover. The elastic coating has the ability to recover from the daily wear-and-tear scratches and nicks that un-cased smartphones are likely to receive, keeping the G Flex looking newer longer.
Users of LG G Flex will have a wider selection in the ability to enjoy in various format of music - MP3, CD quality or 24 bit/192kHz Hi-Fi playback. UX features, such as KnockON, Guest Mode and Plug & Pop, which were positively received when first introduced in the LG G2, can also found in the LG G Flex. The LG G Flex also includes an array of new UX features:
QTheater gives users quick access to photos, videos and
Dual Window divides the wide 6-inch screen into two separate windows for more effective multitasking.
Swing Lockscreen alters the image on the lockscreen depending on how the G Flex is held.
Face Detection Indicator displays the LED on the Rear Key in green to confirm status of face detection and focus.
Camera Timer flashes the Rear Key LED to indicate that the countdown has begun.
Urgent Call Alert flashes the LED on the Rear Key in red when several consecutive calls from the same person go unanswered.
The LG Flex will be available in
Key Specifications (Korean Version):
Chipset: 2.26 GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 (MSM 8974)
GPU: Adreno 330, 450MHz
Display: 6-inch HD (1280 x 720), Curved P-OLED (Real RGB)
Memory: 2GB LP DDR3 RAM / 32GB eMMc
Camera: Rear 13.0MP / Front 2.1MP
Battery: 3,500mAh (embedded)
Operating System: Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2
Size: 160.5 x 81.6 x 7.9 - 8.7mm
Network: LTE-A / LTE / HSPA+ / GSM
Connectivity: BT 4.0 / USB 3.0 compatible / WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac) / NFC
Color: Titan Silver
Other: TDMB / Hi-Fi 24bit, 192kHz Playback
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