Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint will all launch the LG G5 in the US

Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Sprint will all launch the LG G5 in the US
LG today announced the G5, its latest flagship smartphone, which represents a new direction for the company, as it comes with a modular, metallic design. LG said that the new device would be available around the world starting April, but didn't provide specific details. In case you're wondering where in the US you'll be able to buy the LG G5, we have the answer: Verizon, AT&T, and Sprint all confirmed that they'd carry the smartphone.

Verizon will start selling the LG G5 sometime "this spring", for an unknown price. AT&T and Sprint said that they would reveal the launch date and price of the new device in the coming weeks (we're expecting both carriers to release it at about the same time as Verizon anyway). It looks like AT&T and Sprint will have all four color variants of the G5 - Silver, Gold, Titan, and Pink - while Verizon is going to offer only the Titan and Silver ones.

Update: T-Mobile reached out to let us know that it, too, will be carrying the LG G5. Pricing and other details will be revealed at a later date.

Are you planning to buy LG's newest flagship smartphone? To help you decide, check out our LG G5 hands-on (video included), our LG G5 specs review, and all the new features that the G5 is introducing.


sources: Verizon, AT&T, Sprint

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G5
  • Display 5.3" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, Quad-core, 2200 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 2800 mAh(25h talk time)

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12 Comments

1. Urosz

Posts: 52; Member since: Apr 01, 2014

black one looks dope

2. Supraman21

Posts: 467; Member since: Jun 09, 2010

Did you really use the work "dope"?

5. fyahking

Posts: 1146; Member since: Jan 28, 2015

Tight!

6. Supraman21

Posts: 467; Member since: Jun 09, 2010

Radical!

3. Kary1

Posts: 300; Member since: Jun 26, 2015

Verizon really needs this. Their choice of phones has become very limiting. I like their service a lot, but being so limited in phone choice has been tough.

4. irossdrummer

Posts: 369; Member since: Jan 17, 2015

Thisbis very doubtful but I would LOVE for this phone to be put on boost mobile, I will pay for price, this phone is badass, I will wait a few hours to see the s7 though..

11. Starfleeter

Posts: 1; Member since: Feb 21, 2016

You're willing to dish out $600 for a phone but are still on boost mobile?

7. Flipdis

Posts: 9; Member since: Feb 09, 2016

I think I'm in love with this phone!

8. Derekjeter

Posts: 1515; Member since: Oct 27, 2011

I'll never understand why Android OEMs let carriers call the shots on when they can launch their phones. My biggest complaint about Android is carrier branding.

10. stuck_788

Posts: 54; Member since: Jul 26, 2013

why? you can just buy it unlocked online, from amazon or other stores... (mainly if you use at&t or tmobile)

12. jack123

Posts: 278; Member since: Jan 07, 2013

Because OEMs need carriers to boost their sale, otherwise you can see how Sony failed. And most majors carriers want OEMs to have theirs bloatware in the devices.

9. Clars123

Posts: 1078; Member since: Mar 16, 2015

Good luck to LG. If I were them I would have had the G5 on sale before the S7 with all the magic slot accessories available from the get go....they have to hit consumers with everything they've got at once if they want to compete with Samsung this year..but I have waay more faith in them than Sony and Htc

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