LG G4: see the new camera and its features here


Well, folks, the LG G4 is finally official, in all its leathery (or ceramic-finished plasticky) glory. The new flagship rocks a few unique features and upgrades – from the aforementioned leather-clad back, to the slightly arched body, the 64-bit hexacore Snapdragon 808, an updated user interface, which LG says is more intuitive than before, and a number of camera improvements for the shutterbugs out there.

Indeed, LG made strides in the snapper department, improving the camera's aperture – at F1.8, it currently has the widest aperture among phone cameras, followed by the Galaxy S6's F1.9 – bumping the main sensor's resolution to 16 MP from 13 MP, and significantly upgrading the selfie snapper to an 8 MP one. Aditionally, the laser autofocus from the G3 was upgraded to a color spectrum sensor, which should give us even better results, and the whole camera app was overhauled, making many more setting accessible to the user.

Of course, LG is more than happy to talk to us about the new features and functions of the G4's cameras. Let's check them out now!

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G4
  • Display 5.5" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 808, Hexa-core, 1800 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3000 mAh(18.5h talk time)

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14 Comments

1. Symon_Fleece

Posts: 351; Member since: May 30, 2014

G4's camera or s6?

3. fatexo

Posts: 221; Member since: May 21, 2010

I like G4 camera over the S6.. I am tired of carrying a G2 and a L930 and will soon buy the G4 if it can take photos as good as my L930

5. amasog

Posts: 552; Member since: Aug 22, 2013

go for DSLR.

9. fatexo

Posts: 221; Member since: May 21, 2010

XD good idea but cannot carry it everywhere every time

11. JaneChenLong

Posts: 374; Member since: Mar 18, 2015

You can't put DSLR in your pocket!!! I think LG G4 might be the best camera phone for 2015.

12. Z3R091 unregistered

Wait for the camera comparison result come out.

2. ultrasound

Posts: 18; Member since: Jul 29, 2014

LG G4 has the better camera and they left alone to laser auto focus, but took out one of the flashes to implent the sensor.

4. Nimay_7

Posts: 26; Member since: Dec 04, 2013

For features like Long exposure and low light they should put Nokia's 930, 1020 or 925 :P

6. Sprissy

Posts: 193; Member since: Feb 11, 2012

There's no denying that this is a great camera, I like the new features.

7. jessyi

Posts: 327; Member since: Jan 08, 2015

I like the leather.

13. Z3R091 unregistered

Yeah especially the red one. Kudos to Sammy for inventing the back leather on Note 3.

8. rubyonrails3

Posts: 375; Member since: Oct 01, 2014

HTC One M9 got RAW Camera mode ;)

10. fatexo

Posts: 221; Member since: May 21, 2010

HTC One M9 got a crappy Toshiba camera sensor ;P

14. Z3R091 unregistered

I was thinking to get M9 but the image quality is still crap. Love the speaker btw. And this new beast G4 gonna beat S6.

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