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LG Unveils the First Phone To Ship with Google's New Android

LG Unveils the First Phone To Ship with Google's New Android

iTWire has reviewed the G5, and it's a 10 out of 10 in the flagship space.

Korean tech giant LG unveiled its first smartphone LG V20 with new Android Nougat software.

The V20 features Quad DAC, which according to LG provides a much cleaner audio playback.

Among the revamps, the most noticeable perhaps is the all-metal premium finish which is pretty much expected from a flagship phone of 2016.

The backside is removable, which gives you access to the removable battery as well as to the SIM cards and storage card slots.

LG V20 has a 5 MP shooter on the front which says goodbye to the dual camera setup on the front as seen on the LG V10. It also has US Military-grade drop protection. The V20 has indeed retained the features that people loved about its predecessor. The secondary display, however, has received a couple of upgrades, including a upgraded 24-character limit (over the V10's 14) and an added scrolling marquee effect.

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It's powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 650, 64-bit processor , 3GB RAM and 32 GB eMMC, and it offers a microSD card slot. It will also be available in Sony's color of the season-blue-but in a more icy hue than the forest blue of the XZ.

The secondary display - dubbed, funnily enough, Second Screen - borrows an idea from the Galaxy Edge, providing extra space to display notifications. At the heart of the phone is a Snapdragon 820 processor with 4GB of RAM. The device comes out with a primary IPS quantum display of 5.7-inch.

LG V20 is backed with a 3200 mAh battery and enables Quick Charge 3.0 option for a faster battery charge.

The big deal that LG is pushing with its V20 is that it features 32-bit quad DC, which is a big deal for audiophiles that was flawless headphone and speaker playback.

The V20 is set as a powerful multimedia and photography tool, with all the manual controls and flexibility to let users have their own video and recording studio in the palm of their hand. It can record for up to 132db, in lossless format without losing clarity.

The V20's microphone can record everything without distortions or clipping, and audio can be saved separately as lossless to preserve quality. You also get Bang & Olufsen branded rear speakers and headphones out of the box.

Another major highlight of the LG V20 apart from the side screen is the dual cameras it comes out with. Last year's V10 had two front cameras - one with a wider angle lens for group selfies. Along with this, the camera also has object tracking. Several new reports claim that the LG V20 is not going to adopt a modular design like the LG G5. It looks like LG intends to build it in such a manner where they might be feeling that this could do the work that the LG G5 was supposed to do.

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