LG G Flex

Announced:
Oct 28, 2013
Market status:
Released

PhoneArena Rating:

8.5
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Display

Display size:

6.0 inches

Resolution:

720 x 1280 pixels

Pixel density:

245 ppi

Technology:

P-OLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

75.83 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

13 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Flash:

LED

Software Features:

HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Smile detection, Burst mode, ISO control, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording:

1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)

Recording format:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264, DivX, WMV

Front:

2.1 megapixels

Design

Form factor:

Candybar

Dimensions:

6.32 x 3.21 x 0.31 inches (160.5 x 81.6 x 7.9 mm)

Weight:

6.24 oz (177 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Features:

Notification light

Keys:

Back: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Gray

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Custom equalizer

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share, SlimPort

Music player:

Filter by:

Album, Artist, Playlists

Supported formats:

MP3, AAC+, eAAC+, FLAC, WMA, WAV

Video playback:

Supported formats:

MPEG4, H.263, H.264

Additional microphone(s):

Yes

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974

Processor:

Quad-core, 2260 MHz, Krait 400

GPU:

Adreno 330

RAM:

2 GB LPDDR3

Internal storage:

32 GB

Device type:

Smart phone

OS:

Android (4.4.2, 4.2.2), LG Optimus UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.0

Profiles/ Protocols:

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Video Distribution Transport Protocol (AVDTP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Dial-up networking (DUN), File Transfer (FTP), Generic Access (GAP), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), OBEX, Object Push (OPP), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP)

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, Video out

Charging connector:

microUSB

Location:

GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Gesture

Other:

NFC, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

Cellular

UMTS:

850, 900, 2100 MHz

GSM:

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

Data:

HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data:

EDGE, GPRS

SIM type:

Micro SIM

VoLTE:

Yes

Global Roaming:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

3500 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, User replaceable

Internet browsing

Browser:

supports:

HTML, HTML5

Built-in online services support:

YouTube (upload), Picasa/Google+

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, (MP3)

Phonebook:

Unlimited entries, Caller groups, Multiple numbers per contact, Search by both first and last name, Picture ID, Ring ID

Organizer:

Calendar, Alarm, Document viewer, Calculator, Timer, Stopwatch, Memo

Messaging:

SMS, MMS, Threaded view, Predictive text input

E-mail:

IMAP, POP3, SMTP, Microsoft Exchange

Instant Messaging:

AOL, Yahoo!, Hangouts / Google Talk

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording

Shopping information

In The Box:

Charger, User Manual, Stereo Ear Microphone, USB Data Cable, Quick Service Guide

Availability

Officially announced:

Oct 28, 2013
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This device is also known as LG D958, LG D950

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

LG G Flex D950

For AT&T

Differences from the main variant:

Wi-Fi:

Yes

LTE (FDD):

Bands 17, 5, 4, 2

Data:

LTE

Talk time:

19.40 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jan 29, 2014

FCC ID value:

ZNFD950 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.52 W/kg

Body:

1.17 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.46 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.17 W/kg

LG G Flex D959

For T-Mobile

Differences from the main variant:

Hearing aid compatible:

M3, T3

UMTS:

1700/2100, 1900 MHz

Data:

LTE

Capacity:

3400 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer

Talk time:

27.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time:

26.0 days (624 hours)
the average is 21 days (493 h)

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jan 29, 2014

FCC ID value:

ZNFD959 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.92 W/kg

Body:

1.07 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.30 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.15 W/kg

LG G Flex LS995

For Sprint

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 26, 25

LTE (TDD):

Bands 41

Data:

LTE

Talk time:

29.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Jan 29, 2014

FCC ID value:

ZNFLS995 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.69 W/kg

Body:

1.20 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.43 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.20 W/kg

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Discontinued

Pros

  • High screen-to-body ratio (75.83 %)

Cons

  • Too little RAM

Description

The LG G Flex is a smartphone curved to follow the contour of the face. It also features the rear key first introduced in the LG G2, as well as a "Self Healing" coating on the back cover. On the specs side it includes a 6'' curved P-OLED display with 720 x 1280 px resolution, 2.26 GHz quad core Snapdragon 800 processor, 2 gigs of RAM, 32 GB storage space, 13 MP rear camera and 2.1 MP front one, all that run by Android Jelly Bean 4.2.2.

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