Verizon tweets an image of their LG G2


In case you haven't noticed, today was dominated by LG's announcement of their upcoming G2 smartphone.

Even though all major US carriers will offer the phone, T-Mobile was the first to confirm they will be selling it, which was then followed by Sprint.

So naturally, Verizon didn't want to remain in the shadows, and said via their Twitter page "The LG G2 with a 5.2 inch HD display is coming soon to America's largest 4G LTE network." As well as posting a picture of the device - full of Verizon branding on the front and rear.

At this point it's pretty much anyone's guess as to when the LG G2 will be released, but we can safely say Verizon will not release it in August, due to all the new Motorola DROIDs, Moto X, and HTC One that is coming out, which means we're probably looking at a September launch of the G2 at the earliest.

source: @VZWnews (Twitter)

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G2
  • Display 5.2" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 13 MP / 2.1 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800, Quad-core, 2260 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 3000 mAh(21.3h 3G talk time)

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17 Comments

1. Dr.Phil

Posts: 2488; Member since: Feb 14, 2011

Yes because everyone that wants an LG G2 wants all of those Verizon logos plastered everywhere and an ugly redesign of the back. Way to be in tune with your customers, Verizon.

2. sri_tech

Posts: 188; Member since: May 21, 2013

Not enough logos. LOL

3. TheLolGuy

Posts: 483; Member since: Mar 05, 2013

Wooowww... I knew the logo would be square and center on the back... huge, even. But forcing it on the front like that in the worst area possible? That is sickening...

4. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

I don't mind the logos on the back, but is the little Verizon in the top right of the front really necessary? It's the little ones on the front that are the most annoying.

12. TheLolGuy

Posts: 483; Member since: Mar 05, 2013

Yeah I'm ok with the back too. The thing is, you already see Verizon Wireless 'branding' on the lockscreen towards the bottom of the display. You also see it in the notification shade. Isn't that enough? (at least on the Galaxy S4) It's probably because LG is an underdog that Verizon can push their branding on them like this. Once Samsung became more powerful, Verizon stopped branding the front of their phones.

5. Commentator

Posts: 3723; Member since: Aug 16, 2011

Eeeeeeeew... Even the Verizon logo side-by-side with the LG logo at the bottom would look better... For some reason, the front of the phone makes me think of some Verizon employee wearing a knit Polo shirt with a little Verizon logo on the left-chest area.

10. milesboy5

Posts: 179; Member since: Nov 07, 2012

C'mon guys don't you know Verizon needs to advertise their name everywhere?! Give em some slack, I for one don't think that the front logos look bad, but instead annoyingly, god awful.

13. feres13

Posts: 307; Member since: Dec 23, 2011

I wish more Android OEMs were more like Apple : i'd like to get an android smartphone on any carrier without any of their hideous branding or crappy apps or boot animations and slow updates

14. zachattack

Posts: 621; Member since: Jul 31, 2013

i think all of the rage is unfounded.... still the best of 2013. It's called a case. Smart people case phones this nice. I will agree the front logo is a bit useless. Maybe they added the front one to troll all you whiny people. Either way i'm buying this innovative device. Ya'll can stick to your poop S4's and Note tablets or switch to carriers with crap service.

18. johnriii

Posts: 248; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

OMG!!! how right you are. stop whining about verizon and their branding. if this is something that stops you from buying the phone, don't buy it. geeez

15. Mr.Mr.Upgrade

Posts: 474; Member since: Aug 30, 2011

On the bright side lg did smart by putting this phone on all the major carriers this time

16. PootisMan

Posts: 266; Member since: Aug 02, 2013

Damn Verizon and there stupid logos.

17. lsneddeff5

Posts: 5; Member since: Oct 02, 2012

Their*

19. PootisMan

Posts: 266; Member since: Aug 02, 2013

Thanks. I didn't catch that.

20. scsa852k

Posts: 331; Member since: Oct 16, 2012

This is LG's first flagship device that is launching in all 4 U.S. major carriers. Good for them.

21. zachattack

Posts: 621; Member since: Jul 31, 2013

LG just hit it dead on with this phone. Take a hint samsung, a phone with useful features

22. johnriii

Posts: 248; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

hopefully, it will do well. the last time I paid attention to LG (on verizon) was the "revolution". that was an epic fail. healthy competition amongst phone companies is good for the consumer.

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