LG has slashed the price of G5 in USA, with the 2016 flagship LG G5 now retailing at under $250. Amazon store has listed the 32GB LG G5 is available at a market operating price of $249.99, which is the lowest price until now.
Presently, the LG G5 32GB Titan Grey color version is available on Amazon store at as low as $249.99, while the Silver color model still stuck at the $269.95 price point. The LG G5 has received the second big price cut this year. Usually, the LG G5 sells for about $449.99 in the USA, this is the biggest price cut post the launch of the LG G5. With the latest price cut, the LG G5 price in USA is probably the lowest in the world.
The biggest highlight of the G5 is its modular ecosystem and accessories, called LG Friends. Modules include the LG Cam Plus, a camera add-on that adds physical buttons for camera operations along with expanding the total battery capacity to 4000mAh. The Hi-Fi Plus module, co-developed by LG and Bang & Olufsen, LG 360 VR headset and the LG 360 Cam.
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The G5 sports a 5.3-inch QHD (1440×2560 pixels) display with a pixel density of 554ppi. It is powered by a 2.15GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC that’s coupled with 4GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card up to 200GB.
The G5 includes a dual rear camera and LED flash placed between both camera modules. There is a 16-megapixel sensor with 78-degree lens and another an 8-megapixel sensor with a 135-degree wide-angle lens. There’s also an 8-megapixel front camera. The rear cameras can shoot up to 2160p 30fps video, while the front one can shoot video at up to 1080p at 30fps. There’s also a slow-motion mode for the rear camera, which bumps up the frame rate to 60fps at full-HD resolution. Other features include optical image stabilization, laser autofocus, and a color spectrum sensor.