All New Metal Design
Enjoy a modular experience with the LG G5 RS988 32GB Smartphone. It comes in Silver, Titan, gold and Pink. This smartphone contains a 2.15 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset along with 4GB of RAM. The chipset makes use of a big.LITTLE configuration, which utilizes two processors that work completely
independent from each other to better handle performance and battery life. In addition, it is equipped with 32GB of storage and offers an integrated USB Type-C interface that lets you connect the G5 for mass-storage purposes, data transfer, and also works as a fast-charging port.
Inside the LG G5 case a 5.3" IPS Quantum display along with a Quad HD 2560 x 1440 built-in resolution. The IPS panel provides for wider viewing angles, while the native resolution lets the LG G5 play back 1080p Full HD content. In addition, the G5 contains a powerful dual-camera array which includes a 16 megapixel Field of Vision (FoV) lens plus a 8 megapixel wide-angle, 135-degree lens. The wide-angle lens makes it straightforeward for users to acquire a larger area without having to position themself further away from the subject or subjects. An 8 megapixel front-facing camera is also included.
Bluetooth 4.2 + LE is built-in for connecting with other Bluetooth-enabled devices. Included NFC lets you instantly connect with other NFC-enabled devices for sharing content, by simply tapping the two devices together. Also included is A-GPS with GLONASS for using Google Location and Maps services. Also, the LG G5 features a removable 2,800mAh battery.
The G5 also enables users to customize its functionality thanks to its modular design. The bottom portion of the G5's bezel can be removed and swapped out for add-on accessories, including the Cam Plus and Hi-Fi Plus (both sold separately). The LG G5 also offers a microSDXC interface for adding up to 2TB of storage capacity. The LG G5 comes with the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system.
Note: The RS988 is the North American variant of the LG G5. It will run on any GSM network that uses cell frequencies supported by the device, including AT&T and T-Mobile. It will also work with certain CDMA carriers, such as Verizon. Current Verizon SIM cards can be transferred to the new device, though the carrier may limit the purchase of new SIM cards for unlocked phones. Since this device is unlocked, functionality for certain carrier-specific features cannot be guaranteed. Please confirm with your carrier that it supports the LG G5 before purchasing.
GSM / 4G LTE Wireless Connectivity
The G5 is engineered to operate on select GSM networks and is also 4G LTE capable. LTE is a cutting-edge cellular network data protocol with the
capability of data speeds so fast that they are comparable to with wired broadband Internet systems. With an LTE connection, the
G5 should have no issues downloading apps, streaming HD video, uploading photos, or anything else that has a need for a high-speed data connection. The A7 is also backwards compatible to function with 3G and 2G data for those times when LTE is not available. In addition to cellular wireless, the
G5 also provides Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connections. The complete list of compatible carrier frequencies the A7 supports can be found in the product specifications.