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LG Corporation is a South Korean conglomerate that is based in Seoul. LG operates a number of subsidiaries including LG Electronics, LG Display, LG Telecom, and LG Chem. The conglomerate specializes in developing electronics, telecom products, and chemicals. LG Corp. was founded in 1947 by Koo In-Hwoi. Koo first established Lak-Hui Chemical Industrial Corp. in 1947. Today, Lak-Hui (pronounced lucky) is known as LG Chem. The company then expanded its business and created Goldstar Co. Ltd, now known as LG Electronics Inc. Both companies merged and formed Lucky-Goldstar, which was eventually renamed “LG” in 1995.

LG G5 Review
With this 2016 iteration of their G-Series line of product, LG has taken a somewhat unexpected and refreshing step. LG wants to make things much easier, and more interesting for users. They want to bring back this marvel that was pervasive during the early days of Smartphones. It was when people were eager to try new apps, do new things, find new usages. LG came up with a bold new […]

LG Rolling Bot Wants To Entertain Your Pets
Under the moto “Play”, LG has launched a series of really interesting companion devices along its LG G5 high-end phone. One of my favorites is the LG Rolling Bot, a spherical-shaped robot that can stay home and act as a surveillance robot, or “care” for your pets, according to LG.

Clean LG G5 Press Rendering Leaked
So far when it comes to leaks about the LG G5, we’ve seen partial shots and we’ve also seen covered up shots where the phone is spotted inside a case. However if you are curious as to how the LG G5 will look like, Evan Blass has decided to oblige us with a press rendering of the phone that you can see in the image to the right.

LG G5 ‘Magic Slot’ Battery Module Spotted
The rumors have been suggesting that with the LG G5, we can expect a feature of the phone called the Magic Slot. Basically this is a slot where users can pop in and out various modules for the phone. We have heard the possibility that camera grip battery module is one of them, and another is a DAC built together with Bang & Olufsen, whose partnership LG has recently confirmed.

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LG G5 To Sport B&O Audio Technology
According to the rumors, one of the features of the LG G5 is its Magic Slot. This is basically a slot where users will be able to swap out and add new components. One of those alleged components we learnt about is a DAC that will improve the audio quality coming from the phone, as well as improving audio quality when headphones are plugged into it.

Qualcomm Confirms Snapdragon 820 For The LG G5
The LG G5 will be officially announced this coming Sunday as confirmed by LG themselves. However the company has yet to officially confirm its specs, but safe to say that as we’ve seen in previous LG flagships, chances are they will be turning to Qualcomm’s latest chipset for the LG G5 as well.

MWC 2016: What To Expect
MWC 2016 will be kicking off next week and if you are a huge fan of mobile devices, like smartphones and tablets, then this is an event worth staying tuned to. Ubergizmo will be live at MWC 2016 this year which will be taking place from the 22-25 of February, 2016, so do check back with us during the week as we will be bringing you coverage. However in the […]

LG G5’s “Magic Slot” Details Revealed
One of the unique features of the LG G5, or at least that’s what the rumors are claiming, is its removable battery slot at the bottom of the phone. Now you might be thinking that removable batteries aren’t new, and you would be right. However thanks to a recent photo obtained by Android Authority, we now have an idea of what the feature could be used for.

LG G3, G4 And HTC One M9 Get Marshmallow On Verizon
It’s a good day to be a Verizon customer as the carrier is releasing the much awaited Marshmallow update for not one, not two but three different devices. Valentine’s Day is over but apparently Verizon doesn’t mind giving us all a late gift. It has started rolling out the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for LG G3, LG G4 and the HTC One M9.

More LG X Series Handsets Could Launch Later This Year
Just yesterday LG announced two new handsets that they will be showing off at MWC 2016 – the LG X cam and the LG X screen. These are interesting devices, particularly the LG X screen which seems like some kind of variant of the LG V10. That being said, it looks like we can look forward to more LG X handsets later this year.

Alleged Photos Of Leaked LG G5 Surface In Dubai
So far all the LG G5 photos we’ve seen are either partial renders, or photos of the handset leaked inside a case. This means that the actual design of the phone still remains somewhat of a mystery. However thanks to recently leaked images, we might have finally gotten a look at the handset in full.

LG K8 Unveiled & Goes On Sale In Europe
Earlier this year LG announced a pair of new handsets in the form of the LG K7 and K10. However it was later revealed that Sony actually had a lot more K-series devices in the works, like the LG K4 that recently went on sale. A certain LG K8 was also revealed and it looks like without much fanfare, the handset has since gone on sale over in Europe.

LG Stylus 2 Unveiled Ahead Of MWC
Last year LG unveiled the LG G4 Stylus which was basically a phone that came with a stylus, similar to what Samsung has done with its Galaxy Note series. It looks like LG is back with a successor, except that this time they are calling it the LG Stylus 2 and they have decided to unveil it ahead of MWC 2016.

LG Pay Will Not Be Unveiled At MWC 2016
It has been known for a while now that LG is working on its own mobile payment service that it plans to bring to the market this year. Previous reports suggested that we might see LG Pay being unveiled at the Mobile World Congress 2016 but it appears that the launch has been pushed back. A company official cited in a new report says that LG Pay will not be […]