LG G5 Release Date, Specs: Leak Shows Dual Back Camera


As is the case with every upcoming flagship phone, the moment we inch closer to the release, leaks and rumors spread like wild fire and the LG G5 handset is no exception to the rule.

So far, fans have heard about the speculations that the upcoming flagship from the stables of LG may sport a metal body, which will be one of those many things that will set it apart from its predecessor, the LG G4. Those who had issues with the G4 not having a premium feel, the G5 with its metallic form factor and rich look may just be appreciated for its design as it will be for some neat features it is rumored to arrive with.

In a latest leak, a number of other details about the handset have been revealed, as shared by GSM Arena citing a leakster on Reddit. An image has been leaked which shows off a dual camera arrangement – an 8MP plus a 16MP on the LG G5. According to the report, the device may sport a 5.3-inch Quad HD display along with SD820 SoC, 3GB RAM and a mean 8MP front-facing camera as well for clicking those selfies. Other details read out to be SIM and microSD card slots on the device, speakers at the bottom, an IR blaster on top as well as a USB-C port.

What may be appreciated by tech aficionados besides the dual camera is that it is expected to have a colour spectrum as well as an in-built heart rate sensor. Additionally, the power button on the LG G5 will also boast of a fingerprint sensor for quickly unlocking the device. Head here to take a peek at the leaked image of what is believed to be the rear panel of the device.

As is norm, the company won’t be revealing when their flagship will be making an appearance on the scene, however according to reports on Know Your Mobile, it is speculated that the handset may be introduced quite early on in the year at MWC 2016, where Samsung is also expected to launch the Galaxy S7.

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