lg-knock-code-g2We did share with you on how LG intends to introduce their special KnockOn feature to the L Series II range of smartphones later this month, and here we are with the South Korean consumer electronics giant announcing that the Knock Code feature will also be made available in earlier LG smartphone models through a firmware update beginning from this April. Basically, those who own the LG G2 and LG G Flex in select countries will have the privilege of enjoying the Knock Code update that enables users to access their smartphones via a customized “knock” pattern, instead of the usual unlocking methods.

We did share our experience with the Knock Code when we took the LG G Pro 2 out for a spin, and came away rather impressed by the entire setup, as it made unlocking a handset all the more easy. Recent consumer research did point out that majority of smartphone users check and unlock their devices between 100 and 150 times a day on average, which is why Knock Code was developed.

With LG Knock Code, the user will tap or “knock” anywhere from two to eight times in the quadrants in a specific sequence so that their device can be unlocked, leaving you with over 80,000 possible combinations without any of the pesky fingerprint streaks. [Press Release]

Filed in Cellphones. Read more about G Flex, LG and LG G2.

Key SpecsLG G2LG G Flex
Announced On2013/08/012013/10/01
Display Diagonal5.2" (13.21 cm)6" (15.24 cm)
Processor/Soc NameSnapdragon 800Snapdragon 800
Street Price (Approx)~ $195
Search low LG G2 price (Amazon)

Search low LG G Flex price (Amazon)
Max. Total Storage Capacity32 GB32 GB
Megapixels13 Megapixel13 Megapixel
Battery Capacity (mAh)3000 mAh3500 mAh
Complete product dataLG G2 Full specs and detailsLG G Flex Full specs and details
Related Articles
User Comments