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LG unveils G5 with 'always on' screen, plug-in accessories

Sunday 21 February 2016 | 14:41 CET | News
LG Electronics announced the launch of its new G5 smartphone, an aluminum-bodied design with a removable battery, 4GB RAM and a quad-HD 5.3-inch screen that is the first from a major manufacturer to feature the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor. The G5's display is powered by the new Adreno 530 GPU and has a so-called 'always on' feature, allowing users to consult the clock and basic notifications without fully illuminating the screen.The device has two rear-facing on-board cameras, one 16 megapixel and the other an ultra-wide-angle 8 megapixel with a 135-degree field of capture. Owners can

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