LG has officially announced G Flex 2 – the new curved smartphone which is an evolution from last year’s curved G Flex. Just a few hours ago we had posted about LG looking to launch its next-generation curved phone and soon after that, this phone was officially announced at LG’s press conference at CES 2015. The phone features a curved screen and self-healing support however, the difference is it’s specifications compared to the G Flex.
The LG G Flex 2 also features the unique “Self Healing” back cover which is now faster and more effective than before. The phone looks new through the nicks and scratches from normal everyday use. LG has reduced the healing time from about three minutes to just with in ten seconds at room temperature. G Flex2’s cover glass is approximately 20 percent more durable, thanks to a special chemical treatment technology developed by LG.
The G Flex 2 runs on Android Lollipop 5.0 and packs a 5.5-inch Full HD Curved P-OLED (1080 x 1920 pixels / 403 ppi) screen. Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor with 2.0GHz 64-bit Octa-Core CPU coupled with 2 GB of RAM, this phone comes with 16/32GB internal memory. In fact, this phone is one of the major phones in the world to sport Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 810 processor and it would be interesting to see how it performance under critical real-time situations.
The LG G Flex 2 sports a 3.0MP primary camera with OIS+ with Laser Auto Focus and a front-facing camera of 2.1MP. The connectivity options include: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth Smart Ready (Apt-X) 4.1, NFC, SlimPort, A-GPS / Glonass, and USB 2.0.
LG is yet to announce the price and availability of G Flex 2. We’ll keep you updated.
Take a look at the key specifications of LG G Flex 2 below:
Android 5.0 Lollipop
5.5-inch Full HD Curved P-OLED (1080 x 1920 pixels / 403 ppi)
Size: 149.1 x 75.3 x 7.1-9.4mm & Weight: 152g
Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 810 processor with 2.0GHz 64-bit Octa-Core CPU
16/32GB eMMC ROM / 2GB DDR4 RAM / microSD slot (up to 2TB)
Rear Camera of 13.0MP with OIS+ with Laser Auto Focus and a front-facing camera of 2.1MP
Network: 4G / LTE / HSPA+ 21/42 Mbps
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth Smart Ready (Apt-X) 4.1, NFC, SlimPort, A-GPS / Glonass, USB 2.0