LG G Flex also known as the Self-Healing Device the company’s first smartphone with a curved OLED display is now official. The Phone is Powered by a 6 inch 720p (1280 x 720 Pixels) curved OLED display. Yes! You have heard it right a 6 inch curved OLED display. It has an IMAX cinema-like horizontal curve in landscape mode will allow for an immersive experience when watching movies and playing High Definition Gaming. The LG G Flex is almost same to the LG G2 but it’s bigger variant.
What’s New in the LG G Flex ?
The Features of the Flex almost remains same to the Newly Launched phone of LG the G2 but has some unique features which are as follow:
- Huge 3500 mAh curved battery
- Impressive 6 inch 720 px Display
- Curved Display
- Self-Healing Back Panel
Display and Body:
The Device is called the Self-healing device because the device back panel has the ability of healing itself from minor scratches. The Device Boosts a 6 inch 720p curved display at 245 ppi pixel density with OLED technology.
The LG G Flex is about 8.7mm thick and weighs about 177 gm which is comparatively little heavier compared to its rival Samsung Galaxy Round which is about 7.9mm and weighing 154g. The LG Flex supports Micro sim. The OLED Display is very crisp and sharp result the user in better readability even in direct sunlight.
Sound and Camera:
The Speaker of the LG G Flex is Located besides the LG logo at the bottom of the phone. The Sound quality of the phone is pretty impressive loud and crisp. The Phone also has Dolby mobile sound enhancement which helps in producing high quality Sounds.
The LG G Flex has 13mp rear facing camera placed above to the two physical buttons same as the Lg G2 and basic features like Simultaneous video and image recording, geo-tagging, face detection, HDR etc. The LG G flex can take Full HD video at 60fps. In the front of the beast we have a 2.1mp front facing Camera with ability to take 1080p videos at 30fps.
Processor, Battery and Software:
The LG G Flex is powered up with a Quad-core Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800 chipset which is clocked at 2.26 GHz. The Device will certainly perform high while because of the powerful processor, 2 GB of RAM and the Adreno 330 GPU. The LG G Flex runs on Android v4.2.2 (Jelly bean) with a topping of LG’s Custom user interface. The LG Flex has an 32GB of internal Storage but does not have a Micro Sd slot.
The battery of the device is specially made with a curved design due to the Curved display of the phone. The Device is backed up with a Non-removable Li-Po 3500 mAh battery which will help the device to easily last up for a day. As the Battery is not removable this could be a little disappointment to the user.
The LG G Flex is Expected to be priced higher than its rival Samsung Galaxy Round. The Flex is to priced up at around 900$ which is approx. Rs 55000 INR.
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