LG G5 Global Availability Starts March 31, Priced At $799.99 In The US

Introduced LG G5 flagship at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona along with LG Friends companion gadgets in the United States, announced for early April via Major carriers and retailers. Today it has been confirmed by the company that the G5 smartphone will potentially go on sale worldwide, which the global markets including South Korea starting March 31st.

The LG G5 smartphone will be available from April 1st in the US via 2-year contract basis – offered by Sprint or Verizon at $99 and for the unlocked G5 unit, which comes with no contract will cost you $799.99, that transaltes to the amount referred in India at Rs. 53,275 approximately, as per this ad promotion.

To remind you about LG, which although given that it will be offering a free additional battery and a battery-charging cradle as part of launch promotion, that too for a limited time priod. A newly released advertisement also reveals that it will bring with it a USB Type-C to Micro-USB adapter at no charge.

A new LG G5 retail box shows up the handset’s removable battery. For its owntown in Korea, the company is also offering a free CAM Plus Camera attachment worth almost 99,000 Won ($85 USD / INR 5,660 roughly) and a battery package worth 39,000 won without charging a pie with the mobile as part of promotion.


LG G5 Specifications:

  • 5.3-inch (2560×1440 pixels) Quad HD always-on display, 3D Arc Glass
  • Quad-Core Snapdragon 820 64-bit processor with Adreno 530 GPU
  • 4GB RAM, 32GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 2TB with microSD
  • Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • 16MP rear camera, laser auto focus, dual-tone flash, 4K video recording
  • 8MP secondary rear camera with 135-degree wide-angle lens
  • 8MP front-facing camera
  • Dimensions:  149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7~8.6mm; Weight: 159g
  • Fingerprint sensor, Infrared sensor
  • 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (dual-band), Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C
  • 2800mAh (removable) battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

The LG G5 will also offer Hi-Fi Plaus with B&O Play and H3 earphone bundle to customers initially at discounted price of 289,000 won (#248 / INR 16,520) along with the smartphone.


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