LG says it will release the LG V20 in September with Android 7.0 pre-installed

LG says it will release the LG V20 in September with Android 7.0 pre-installed
In a press release disseminated on Monday, LG announced that the LG V20, the sequel to the LG V10, will be released in September. The manufacturer didn't release much information, but did say that the device will be powered by Android 7.0 Nougat. According to the company, the "V20 will be a new standard for premium phones (and will feature) more enhanced multimedia capabilities."

Last month, we passed along a rumor that LG would be releasing the V20 in September. Back then, we said that the phone could have a large 1440 x 2560 resolution display, and a secondary screen as found on the LG V10. The latter also featured dual front-facing cameras and met military grade specifications for drops and shocks. We expect more of the same with the LG V20.

Since the LG G5 could be considered a failure at the cash register, LG could be hoping that the V20 takes over as the company's new flagship model. The problem here for LG is that by September, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will have already been released, and Apple will be unveiling and launching the next iteration of the iPhone and iPhone Plus.

source: LG (Translated



1. Podrick

Posts: 1284; Member since: Aug 19, 2015

Better battery life please! Similar design, materials and no modules.

3. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

absolutely... NO MODULES!!!! dual camera, water-resistant, and wireless charging will be nice addition..

2. killer7D

Posts: 550; Member since: Sep 18, 2014

Lets wait and see.. LG G5 was a big failure !

4. Barney_stinson

Posts: 672; Member since: May 30, 2016

Next year! Please start before sammy!!! Dont let them take big lead!!!

5. Hoggington

Posts: 356; Member since: Feb 23, 2016

LG needs a new mgnt team. Or something. Once again, they are bad with the timing. Going against the Note7 and iPhone7. G5 was a disaster not only hardware wise, but timing as well. After Barcelona, there was no clear release date....while people, like me, had their hands on the S7 one week later. That's a marketing disaster. The V20 should have been planned faster, built faster, and released before the Note7 is announced.

6. Kumar123 unregistered

Looks like this phone will totally bitchslap gimmicky eton 7 phone. Looking forward to what they have to offer.

7. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2262; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

this V20 might be the one just good battery life metal body and waterproof....

8. youssef44

Posts: 547; Member since: Apr 29, 2014

Improve the battery life and make it waterproof..

9. shield

Posts: 834; Member since: Sep 12, 2015

LG V20 4000mAh Battery, Better design than G5, IP68, and Good price, G-Pen. Kick-ASS NOTE7.

10. Donone41

Posts: 246; Member since: Dec 17, 2014

Yea ok buddy, Keep wishing on a star.

11. jeroome86

Posts: 2314; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

What timing for this article. Co worker came in with 2nd G4 with boot loop failure. I will pass this news on.

12. AmashAziz

Posts: 2898; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

Let's see what the V20 brings.

13. Mreveryphone

Posts: 1817; Member since: Apr 22, 2014

LG... "Late Guy's"

14. elimartinez7

Posts: 23; Member since: Apr 16, 2015

V10 imo was damn near a perfect phone(after i slapped on a 9000mAh battery) , only thing left is improve the stock battery, add front speakers, add water proofing........ this would be suuuuuuch a killer device

16. raywonder

Posts: 30; Member since: Apr 11, 2016

How did you "slap on a 9000mAh battery"?

15. DeRose

Posts: 3; Member since: Jul 28, 2016

Ah man I got the G5 in April. I guess I'll wait for the G6 then

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