Slow-motion madness returns: The LG G Flex 2 gets put through its paces, water, trucks, and a 50-cal

Slow-motion madness returns: The LG G Flex 2 gets put through its paces, water, trucks, and a 50-cal
It has been a while since we have been entertained by the slow-motion torture and destruction of our favorite gadgets in the desert sun, but the action is back with a vengeance, and what better to kick things off with than putting the new LG G Flex 2 through the wringer?

Richard Ryan and his cohort of high-speed cameras, now rebranded as FullMag and reviving the Tech Assassin moniker for special gadget destruction, put the G Flex 2 through the standard dunk and drop test which is useful, but if you know Ryan’s M.O., then you know there is bound to be more.

The LG G Flex 2’s redeeming quality is flexible chassis and curved form factor, making it comfortable to hold in the hand, and harder to break or scratch (thanks to its self-healing back plate). The G Flex 2 was also the first device to announce its use of Qualcomm’s fresh new 64-bit Snapdragon 810 CPU. Packing a capable 13-megapixel camera with laser auto-focus, expandable storage (this time), and more svelte packaging, the LG G Flex 2 has a lot of desirable features.

How will it put up with everyday trials like dropping or dunking? Pretty well. What about that all-too-often occurrence when your phone gets run over by a full-size pickup truck? Well, we don’t want to spoil it for you. The whole affair reaches a predictable climax when the LG G Flex 2 is propped up to face the mighty Barrett M82A1 50-caliber rifle.




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7. garlic456

Posts: 251; Member since: Dec 24, 2012

Kids on africa could've eaten that..

8. andynaija

Posts: 1261; Member since: Sep 08, 2012

Grammar/joke fail...

2. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2265; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

Yeah it's what the S6 can't.

3. drunkenjay

Posts: 1695; Member since: Feb 11, 2013

too bad not many people are interested in this product. the only lg product im interested in is the lg g4.

5. ajac09

Posts: 1482; Member since: Sep 30, 2009

and s6 will outsell it. Yeah cry time for you I know.

4. RajuSesharaj

Posts: 13; Member since: Oct 02, 2014

Nah!! Not enough lets do a atombomb over the phone or throw into a volcano or make an african elephant stand over it!!

6. jessyi

Posts: 327; Member since: Jan 08, 2015

Beautiful plus sturdy..LG.

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