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Best Buy One gives you a leased phone and unlimited talk, text and data from Sprint, for one price

Best Buy One gives you a leased phone and unlimited talk, text and data from Sprint, for one price

posted: yesterday, 01:28

The Best Buy One wireless plan, powered by Sprint, was announced on Friday. Priced at $75 a month (not including taxes and fees), users receive unlimited talk, text and data while...

Android 5.0 Lollipop supports USB DAC audio devices, we go ears-on

Android 5.0 Lollipop supports USB DAC audio devices, we go ears-on

posted: 4 days ago, 01:39

Did you know that you can connect an external digital-to-analog converter to an Android 5.0 smartphone over USB? This isn't functionality that the average Joe would care about. Audiophiles, musicians, and audio engineers,...

How to disable KnockON (double tap to wake) on the LG G3 and other LG Android phones

How to disable KnockON (double tap to wake) on the LG G3 and other LG Android phones

posted: 24 Feb 2015, 05:53

For some of us, KnockON does not work as flawlessly as it should. On rare occasions, the feature gets triggered accidentally while the phone is in a bag or pocket, which could lead to anything from...

Stock Lollipop vs Samsung TouchWiz vs HTC Sense vs LG UI: Interface comparison

Stock Lollipop vs Samsung TouchWiz vs HTC Sense vs LG UI: Interface comparison

posted: 24 Feb 2015, 02:53

The original, Google version of Android 5.0 Lollipop has been around for months now, but it wasn't until recently that manufacturers like Samsung, HTC, and LG, finally started pushing an over-the-air update...

Verizon's LG G3 starts to receive Android 5.0.1 update

Verizon's LG G3 starts to receive Android 5.0.1 update

posted: 23 Feb 2015, 15:42

Is that a smile we see on the faces of Verizon subscribers rocking the LG G3? It sure is. This afternoon, Big Red has started rolling out Android 5.0.1 to LG's current flagship handset. The update carries software version number VS98523A...

We don't need that hunk o' love: here are the current flagships that don't have a protruding camera

We don't need that hunk o' love: here are the current flagships that don't have a protruding camera

posted: 20 Feb 2015, 14:36

If you are one who only uses their smartphone camera for the very occasional social media share, and could care less about your Instagram portfolio, you are probably not a huge fan...

We changed the LG G3's display resolution to 1080p - we got superb performance and negligible battery life increases

We changed the LG G3's display resolution to 1080p - we got superb performance and negligible battery life increases

posted: 17 Feb 2015, 08:06

The LG G3 becomes an even better smartphone in 1080p mode. For the price of rooting, changing your Android launcher (a must, as LG Home is made for Q-HD), and...

Android 5.0 starts rolling out to Sprint's LG G3

Android 5.0 starts rolling out to Sprint's LG G3

posted: 16 Feb 2015, 10:44

Sprint subscribers with the LG G3 will be happy to learn that the current LG flagship is in the process of receiving Android 5.0 via an OTA update. According to the carrier, the update includes the Lollipop Material Design, Project Volta for...

AT&T's LG G3 receives Android 5.0.1

AT&T's LG G3 receives Android 5.0.1

posted: 12 Feb 2015, 02:13

Once again, a loyal PhoneArena reader comes through in the clutch with a screenshot showing that his LG G3 has received Android 5.0.1. On Wednesday evening, we showed you a screenshot from an HTC One (M8) getting 'Lollipopped' for Sprint. The update features...

Android 5.0.1 comes to AT&T's LG G3, U.S. Cellular's second-generation Motorola Moto X

Android 5.0.1 comes to AT&T's LG G3, U.S. Cellular's second-generation Motorola Moto X

posted: 10 Feb 2015, 12:44

The AT&T version of the LG G3 has started receiving Android 5.0.1. The update weighs in at a hefty 689.53MB and started rolling out this morning. The Android 5.0.1 update brings lock screen notifications,...

The bigger they are, the harder they need to be recharged often – 7 phones with huge batteries, but underwhelming

The bigger they are, the harder they need to be recharged often – 7 phones with huge batteries, but underwhelming "On" time

posted: 10 Feb 2015, 05:04

We here at Phone Arena believe battery life to be among the top areas that a handset needs to perform well in. Of course, harware prowess – the ability...

LG G3 buyers to get free plastic Virtual Reality accessory starting this month

LG G3 buyers to get free plastic Virtual Reality accessory starting this month

posted: 09 Feb 2015, 13:14

Later this month, LG G3 buyers will receive a free VR for G3 accessory. Essentially a plastic version of Google Cardboard, VR for G3 is based on the design of Google Cardboard with some changes to accommodate...

LG G3 receives Android 5.0 in the Middle East

LG G3 receives Android 5.0 in the Middle East

posted: 07 Feb 2015, 14:36

Here's an interesting story for a lazy Saturday. One of our loyal readers in the Middle East was walking around the local mall and sauntered into a phone store as all of us are wont to do. He checked out the LG G3 on display, and discovered that...

LG receives trademark protection for its flagship phones' names through 2020

LG receives trademark protection for its flagship phones' names through 2020

posted: 02 Feb 2015, 20:44

LG apparently expects to continue using the LG Gx moniker for its future flagship handsets. The company filed with the USPTO for trademarks covering the LG G3, LG G4, LG G5, LG G6, LG G7, LG G8 and the LG...

10 pink smartphones to get as gift this Valentine's Day

10 pink smartphones to get as gift this Valentine's Day

posted: 29 Jan 2015, 03:07

Guys, how's your preparation for Valentine's Day going? How do you plan on expressing your feelings towards your significant other? Flowers, candy, and wine are all nice, of course, and will pave the way to an enjoyable romantic evening....

Here's how to easily manage app permissions on your non-rooted LG G3

Here's how to easily manage app permissions on your non-rooted LG G3

posted: 28 Jan 2015, 05:58

Many users are becoming quite conscious about the number of permissions many Android apps are requesting prior to their installation. Usually, developers claim that their apps have perfectly logical reasons to require...

LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop update officially

LG G3 Android 5.0 Lollipop update officially "coming soon" to US users

posted: 23 Jan 2015, 16:44

LG Mobile USA just confirmed that the G3 will get its Android Lollipop update in the near future. There's no exact release date for this though...

10 fantastic LG G3 screen protectors that prevent scratches and shatter

10 fantastic LG G3 screen protectors that prevent scratches and shatter

posted: 23 Jan 2015, 08:16

Looking for something to give the LG G3's display that extra edge against our common enemies - scratches, impacts, bumps, and fingerprints? Look no further - here are ten of the finest screen protectors you can...

Sprint Lease is expanded to include the LG G3 and Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Sprint Lease is expanded to include the LG G3 and Samsung Galaxy Note 4

posted: 16 Jan 2015, 13:02

On Friday, Sprint announced that it is adding a couple of new handsets to the Sprint Lease program. Starting today, new and existing Sprint customers can lease the LG G3 for $15 a month. The Samsung Galaxy Note...

Asus ZenFone 2 vs Galaxy S5 vs LG G3 specs comparison

Asus ZenFone 2 vs Galaxy S5 vs LG G3 specs comparison

posted: 05 Jan 2015, 16:11

In the case of the Galaxy S5, it offers a more compact chassis, attributable to the smaller, 5.1" display, and a 16 MP camera, but sells for twice what the ZenFone 2 will start you with. The same goes for the LG G3, which, however, ups...

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