"Early" LG G4 press render shows up, suggests the phone is slightly curved

LG will probably announce the G4 in April or May. The upcoming flagship smartphone should be powered by a Snapdragon 810 processor, allegedly featuring a fingerprint scanner on the back...
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23. Af1rPA

Posts: 712; Member since: Jun 12, 2014

Anyone else over shiney plastic? I'd like to see a sandstone version.

26. UglyFrank

Posts: 2188; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

There is actually no way they can beat samsung this year

46. ironmarc89

Posts: 61; Member since: Jan 22, 2012

Thats what they said about the G3. The G3 Is actually better than the S5 in every way.

53. j2001m

Posts: 3060; Member since: Apr 28, 2014

It's not, the s5 as a better screen even at the lower res, see note 4 and s6 to see how to,do a QHD screen


Posts: 138; Member since: Mar 06, 2014

I think LG G4 will go down to a smaller screen around 5.2" in order to stay in competition with the Galaxy S6 and HTC M9....and also bearing in mind that they have already said in the 2nd half 2015 they will come up with sth higher than G4, so i guess they will bring up another phone this year around 5.5 - 5.7" (with stylus pen propably) in order to compete in the phablet market... Whatever the case I am sure LG will come up with sth stylish and premium....Looking forward to see what's next by LG

29. refillable

Posts: 1071; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

I hope it is not going to be true. Curved, not bad, but still questionable (especially on the usefulness and ergonomics of it). But tad taller, wider, and thicker? That's quite stupid.

30. luis.d

Posts: 354; Member since: Dec 04, 2013


31. androidwindows

Posts: 216; Member since: Oct 04, 2014

Huh? scratch head..

33. rlaalsrb

Posts: 4; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

it's fake, LG's logo changed on from g flex 2 and that's the old logo..

34. mike2959

Posts: 692; Member since: Oct 08, 2011

Ridiculous. 3d phone's, 3d Tv's... ALL fads.

35. 3rdDegree

Posts: 218; Member since: Jul 13, 2013

Yup definitely agree, LG have changed their logo. Also this render looks like a hybrid of the G2, G3 and G Flex 2. It has the Flex's curves, the G3's brushed pattern and flash/laser layout and the G2's buttons, with the oblong power button over the G3's rounded one. It still keeps the concave aesthetic however. Obviously the bulge in the camera is associated with the larger sensor. This is unlikely to be the finished product however. Looking forward to it.

38. TerryTerius unregistered

I can't imagine they're adding size for the sake of it, there must be some added functionality. If the speakers and fingerprint sensor are on the back though, I'm totally stumped as to what that could be.

40. walkman800

Posts: 113; Member since: Aug 26, 2014

Don't make it bigger! Even if they add a 5,7˝ screen, I see no point. G3 was already borderline big, this one is crossing the line!

41. walidhiphop

Posts: 1; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

That is not an official leak....look at the lg logo...it is not the new one...it is the old one....search for it....

42. zachki17

Posts: 294; Member since: Sep 14, 2014

Its fake it look like the G flex 2 and lG said lg g4 will be deffrent .. And this is the old logoo

48. TBomb

Posts: 1135; Member since: Dec 28, 2012

I hope youre right! I personally don't like this pic very much

43. faddi

Posts: 29; Member since: Feb 11, 2015

Ridiculous to still have the speaker at the back of the phone. Even Samsung learned to move it to an area where it will be better suited when the phone is lying flat on its back.

47. trqster

Posts: 175; Member since: May 17, 2013

I'm sure LG has got a potential S6 killer on the making...even with the crappy snapdragon 810.

54. j2001m

Posts: 3060; Member since: Apr 28, 2014

There is no way they can make a killer on ther hands, the only thing they can do is try and offer 3k or 4k and a bigger screen but the screen will be crap over the s6 screen and the 810 will over heat even more, they also got a problem with the 810 and the size of the phone to slim and it be a load of crap like the flex

49. TBomb

Posts: 1135; Member since: Dec 28, 2012

All iwanted was an updated G3 with some cooler psecs and an extra feature or two. I dont want a curve :(

51. sergiobr

Posts: 718; Member since: Feb 25, 2013

Let´s see the camera sensor (larger than S6 ???), for me I expect better low-light photos.

55. j2001m

Posts: 3060; Member since: Apr 28, 2014

Hm, if they go 20mp it will just be like htc, crap, samsung went with the best cam going at 16mp as used on the note 4 and then added the new lens and then hit htc even harder and did the same to the front cam

57. jessyi

Posts: 325; Member since: Jan 08, 2015

Where will the 0.7 bezel be..with this size of body?ive gotten to like lg for thier small bezels allaround. This is not a new disign. This is the g flex disgn.. If they will throw this im sure they wont meet the 10 million goal.. More pixels will only mean more battery drain.

59. jessyi

Posts: 325; Member since: Jan 08, 2015

If LG has shown a dual edge display at CES. Why they dont they bring it to compete with samaung..im sure it will be a better option than a flex phone..if consumers or fans would want a curved phone they would already gone for the g flex..or leave room for the g flex to make sales..

60. iMemo

Posts: 113; Member since: Feb 22, 2014

Well... I think that's the Pro version(heard it will make a return) not really the G4.

62. Prabs

Posts: 22; Member since: Feb 11, 2012

I'm getting more disappointed as more info gets released and confirmed...please don't let it be curved, please don't let it have a larger body with a smaller screen...
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