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LG G2 (D801) Review & Specs

LG G2 is an incredible cellphone launched many years ago, including a very fast 2.26 GHz Quad-Core CPU, a pretty big 5.2 inches multi-touch capacitive screen, and two cameras, a 13 mega-pixels back facing camera and a 2.1 MP front camera.

LG made this phoneavailable only in black and white. LG did a very good job making this cellphone weight only 5.04 ounces. This cellphone is a very compact phone, taking into account that it features a 5.2 inches screen and it’s just 5.45 inches long and 2.79″ wide. This phone has a beautiful design, with a thickness of just 0.35″.

This phone has an absolutely amazing 5.2-inches display with a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) resolution, which makes everything look absolutely great. Its display uses IPS LCD capacitive technology, with a good 450 cd/m2 brightness and has multi-touch detection.

LG decided to build this cellphone using a very powerful Quad-Core processing unit clocking at 2260 megahertz, bundled in the Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974 system chip and a big 2 GB RAM memory. Graphic calculations usually uses lots of CPU time, so the LG G2 counts with an Adreno 330 graphic processing unit speeding at 450 megahertz to unload the processor. This device has an amazing 32 GB internal storage and a slot for an SD memory card, allowing you to store hundreds of apps and even the heaviest games currently available without thinking about filling the device.

The LG G2 includes WiFi connection (and it can be provided to other devices acting as a mobile hotspot), LTE (4G) high speed data connection and also HSPA+ connection type, a slower 4G technology or the fastest 3G internet connection, supported by HSDPA, HSUPA and EDGE technologies. This phone uses a Micro SIM card for GSM networks and it can use both GSM and CDMA networks.

This phone has two cameras, a 13 mega-pixels back facing camera and a 2.1 megapixels front facing camera. Even though it’s 13 mega-pixels might seem great the back facing camera has a small 0.326797″ sensor which makes photos have less details and worse lighting than they should. This cellphone also captures 1920×1080 Full HD videos at 60 fps. This device also counts with multiple valuable characteristics like auto-focus, flash, optical image stabilization, fast burst mode, HDR mode, face detection shooting and geo tagging.

This cellphone also features many interesting features like Bluetooth (provides communication with other bluetooth devices, computers, and accessories), GPS (Global Positioning System), Infrared Port and NFC (Near Field Communication), and multiple sensors like Light Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope and Compass.

This phone counts with a 3000 mAh great Li-Polymer non-replaceable battery providing the LG G2 an incredible battery life. This device has an estimated stand by time of 833 hs and a talk time of 26.5 hs according to LG. An issue to consider is that the LG G2’s battery isn’t replaceable so you can’t change it when it begins to live shorter, even though with such a great capacity you will probably buy a new phone before it becomes a real problem.

The LG G2 is definitely the correct option if you will use it for work, will use this phone for gaming, want it to take many pictures or want a phone to majorly use social networks.

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Specifications

Device Type:Phone
Brand:LG
Operating System (OS):Android 4.4.2, 4.2.2
Variant:T-Mobile
Also Known As:LG Optimus G2
Product code:D801
Dimensions:5.45 x 2.79 x 0.35 inches
Weight:5.04 ounces
Colors:Black and White
Scratch Resistant Glass:Yes
Release date:2013-08-07

Display

Screen Type:IPS LCD (16M colors)
Size:5.2 inches
Resolution:1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)
Pixel density:424 pixels per inch
Brightness:450 cd/m2
Touch screen:Capacitive, Multi-touch

Hardware

Chipset:Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974
Processor:Krait 400 (Quad-Core 2260 MHz)
RAM Memory:2 GB (800 MHz)
Graphics Processor:Adreno 330 (450 MHz)
Internal Memory:32 GB
SD Card Slot:No SD card slot

Battery

Battery type:Li-Polymer
Removable:No
Capacity:3000 mAh
Wireless Charging:Yes
Stand-by Time:833 hours
Talk Time:26.5 hours

Camera

Back camera:13 megapixels
    Aperture:f/2.40
    Focal length:29mm (35mm equivalence)
    Sensor size:0.33 inches (1/3.06″)
    Flash:Yes
Front camera:2.1 megapixels
Max video resolution:1920 x 1080 (60 fps) (Full HD)
Camera features:Auto-Focus, Face Detection Shooting, Fast Burst Mode, Geo Tagging, HDR Mode and Optical Image Stabilization

Networks

Wi-Fi:Yes
    Mobile Hotspot:Yes
SIM Card Type:Micro SIM
CDMA Bands:800, 1900
GSM Bands:850, 900, 1800, 1900
UMTS Bands:850, 900, 1900, 2100
LTE (4G) Bands:700 (band 17), 1700/2100 (band 4), 1900 (band 2)
Technologies:LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMA

Other Features

Bluetooth:Version 4.0
GPS:Yes
NFC (Near Field Communication):Yes
Infra-red:Yes
Sensors:Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Last update on 2019-08-24 / Affiliate links / Images from Amazon Product Advertising API

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