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The LG G5 finally arrives in PH

The LG G5 finally arrives in PH
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Are you ready to play?

The multi-awarded LG G5 and Friends is now available in the Philippines, ready to show off the innovative features that earned it a record-breaking number of 33 awards at the Mobile World Congress 2016.

In a grand event in Shangri-La at the Fort, LG Philippines debuted the LG G5 and announced the official specs and price.

“With all the smartphone brands striving for the latest technology and most functional design, LG G5 marries these concepts with the human element of rediscovering the true joy in ‘playing more’,” LG Electronics Philippines Mobile Communications Vice President Jay Won said.

“We are so excited to bring this highly anticipated and out-of-the-box flagship to the Philippines. LG G5 and Friends play a game-changing role in the smartphone industry, providing devices and opportunities that would help make the most of a consumer’s mobile lifestyle.”

LG G5 Specifications:

  • Android 6.0 Marshmallow
  • Qualcomm Snpadragon 820 Processor
  • 32GB UFS internal storage, microSD up to 2TB, 4GB LPDDR4 RAM
  • 5.3-inch 2560 x 1440 554ppi Quad HD IPS Quantum display
  • 16MP standard, 8MP wide rear camera; 8MP front camera
  • LTE, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, USB Type-C, NFC, Bluetooth 4.2
  • 149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7mm, 159g
  • 2800mAh removable battery

LG also introduced a wide array of companion devices for the G5, aptly called Friends. These accessories include the LG CAM Plus, LG Hi-Fi Plus with B&O PLAY, LG 360 VR, LG 360 CAM, LG Rolling Bot, H3 by B&O PLAY, and the LG Tone Platinum.

Prominent personalities from different fields graced the launch, including Phil and James Younghusband, Ginger Conejero, and more. Qualcomm Southeast Asia Regional Head Mantosh Malhotra, music DJ Jessica Milner, lifestyle-travel blogger Chuckie Dreyfus, Celebrity parents Doug and Cheska Kramer, and  comedic video blogger Wil Dasovich also shared what they love about the LG G5 and Friends the most.

The LG G5 is now available in the Philippines in gray, titan, gold, and pink with a retail price of P34,990.

To “play more” with the LG G5, you can visit lg.com/ph, like LG Mobile Philippines’ Facebook page, or follow @LGPhilippines on Twitter and Instagram.

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