Lg G Pro 2 Review
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Lg G Pro 2 Review

During this weeks Mobile World Congress LG introduced us to their latest phablet, the LG G Pro 2.

Impressive specifications are heralded and our first hands-on experience confirms that this enlarged smartphone device will deserve attracting some attention this year.

Here’s why:

  • Design - As we have already mentioned this super-sized smartphone is large and houses a 5.9 inch full HD display with 331 pixels per inch. When in standby the darkness of the screen contrasted well with the white exterior which features a textured rear case for better grip. There are no buttons on the side to break up the designer look and instead these have been relocated to the rear, just under the camera lens.
  • Camera - 13 megapixel resolution is provided by a camera that can also record at 4K resolution with 120fps, which is a step up from HD recording. There are a few gimmicks that punters will enjoy and these include slow-motion video at half and quarter speeds and a Magic Focus mode where multiple images are captured and layered with different points of focus.
  • Processing power - The chips inside are pretty impressive with 3GB RAM and a 2.26GHz quad core processor.
  • Features - Android v4.4 KitKat will be on board offering the typical installment of Google apps such as Search, Gmail, Google Talk and YouTube. The dual-browser also delivers a neat little trick by allowing two website pages to be be viewed side-by-side. Should you wish to use the G Pro 2 with one hand then the Mini View function will allow you to shrink the on-screen display.
  • Security - This is delivered by Knock Code where a series of taps on the screen unlock the phone. In testing it seems pretty accurate so this will be a nice addition to the LG G Pro 2 smartphone.
  • Media - This mobile phone also houses an astounding sound system so watch out HTC BoomSound!

Here is a list of the specification features not mentioned above:

  • SIM - Micro SIM
  • Weight - 172g
  • Dimensions - 158 x 82 x 8.3mm
  • Screen resolution - 1080 x 1920
  • Audio - Dolby Mobile Sound
  • Connectivity - 4G / Wi-Fi / Bluetooth / NFC / GPS
  • Camera - Geo-tagging, image stabilization, panorama mode
  • Video calling - Forward facing 2.1MP camera
  • Colours - White, titan and silver
  • Office - Document viewer, organiser and voice memo


Street Talk

After playing with the G Pro 2 at MWC I have to say it's an amazing phone, love it!

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  about 5 years ago
Debra6  

The specs look good on this - that's one big screen for a mobile phone!

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  about 5 years ago
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