LG unveiled its newest flagship smartphone LG G5 which has several modular features. The phone has removable bottom, which allows users not only to swap batteries, but to add new functionalities with separately sold modules.
One of the modules is called LG Cam Plus. It includes an extra 1,200mAh battery (provides ergonomic support for shooting), delivers a comfortable grip and provides buttons for diverse camera control functions such as zoom and shutter release.
The second module is LG Hi-Fi Plus, designed in partnership with Bang & Olufsen, provides a digital-to-analog audio converter that lets user play high-resolution audio files from the phone. This module supports 32-bit, 384-KHz high-definition audio playback, and offers top-end music listening experience, which is offered mainly by high-end audio devices.
Apart from mentioned above interchangeable modules, LG G5 has several add-ons:
– LG 360 Cam which is capable of taking photos and videos in a 360-degree angle. It provides a manual mode, 2K video and 5.1 surround channel recording on three microphones to help users effortlessly create high-quality 360-degree contents.
– LG 360 VR – virtual reality headset, which is compatible with 360-degree images and videos captured with LG 320 Cam as well as all Google Cardboard content.
– Spherical LG Rolling Bot that rolls like a ball and has an 8-megapixel camera that captures videos and images even while rolling. This device can be used as a monitoring system for the home, pet care companion as well as a remote controller for compatible home appliances. With an IP camera connectable via Wi-Fi, users can monitor the interior of their homes with the LG G5 from anywhere in the world.
– LG Tone Platinum wireless headset that offers superior sound quality. Headset bears all of the controls on the sides, allowing for easy access.
All add-ons can be coupled with the LG G5 smartphone.
LG G5 has the following specifications:
Display size, resolution: 5.3-inch, 2,560×1,440 pixels
Pixel density: 554ppi
Dimensions (Inches): 5.88×2.9×0.3 in
Dimensions (Millimeters): 149.4×73.9×7.7 mm
Weight (Ounces, Grams): 5.61 oz; 159 g
Mobile software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Rear camera: 16-megapixel, 8-megapixel wide
Front camera: 8-megapixel
Video capture: 4K
Processor: Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
Storage: 32 Gb
RAM: 4 Gb
Expandable storage: 2 Tb
Battery: 2,800 mAh (removable)
Fingerprint sensor: Home button
Connectivity: WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, USB Type C, NFC, Bluetooth 4.2
Special features: Pull-out attery, two rear cameras
Colors: Pink, Gold, Titan, Silver