LG V30+ available in the US exclusively from Sprint, BOGO deal incoming

LG confirmed it will bring its new V30 flagship in the United States early next month, but it offered few details on the V30+ model. First off, let’s clarify that the only difference between the V30 and V30+ models is related to storage. The former comes with 64GB expandable storage, whereas the latter has 128GB internal memory.

Sprint announced last month that it will carry the LG V30+, but didn’t say it will be the only network operator in the US to offer the smartphone. Today, the carrier clarified that and confirmed it will be the only major US carrier to offer …


LG G3, G4, G4 Stylus and Stylo will no longer receive monthly security updates

LG quietly removed some of its older smartphones from the list of device eligible for monthly security updates. If you own one of these devices, then you shouldn’t expect any security updates going forward, unless LG changes its mind.

The company’s security bulletins containing information about all the patches the company releases lists all the smartphones that should receive these updates. Here are all the devices that are NOT on the list any longer: LG G3, LG G4, LG G4 Stylus and LG Stylo.

LG will continue to provide security updates to some of the smartphones …

T-Mobile unboxes the LG V30, films everything on another V30, no headphones in sight

As we learned earlier today, the LG V30 is officially coming to the US on October 5, with T-Mobile, AT&T, and Verizon all confirming the upcoming release of the handset. While both AT&T and Verizon are launching the V30 on October 5, T-Mobile will only take pre-orders on that day, aiming to release the smartphone on October 13. Even so, the un-carrier already revealed a video unboxing of its LG V30.

Everything that you can see in T-Mobile’s unboxing video below – including some nice timelapse scenes – was shot in 4K on an LG V30, which seems to have excellent …

Deal: Unlocked LG V20 discounted to $302 at Walmart

LG has just announced it will bring its newest flagship smartphone, the V30, to the US on October 5. However, if you can’t afford to purchase the company’s top-tier handset, you might want to take a look at what the last year flagship has to offer.

The LG V20 is currently on sale at Walmart for just $302, about 20% cheaper than the usual price. Many US retailers still sell the V20 for $380 or even higher, so you’ll be saving quite a lot if you decide to go for Walmart’s deal.

It’s worth mentioning that the smartphone comes unlocked and you’ll also receive …

Watch the LG V30 take on a $50,000 RED Weapon professional camera

LG touts its seasonal V30 flagship as a videographer’s dream and powerhouse, even including 4K footage editing options that have been outside the realm of Android handsets so far, under the banner of Cine Video, which is the broader suite of functions offered for video recording on the V30. These include Point and Zoom, which locks focus on a specific part of the screen and allows the user to zoom in on it smoothly; Cine Effect, which contains 15 different movie-genre-inspired filters to film with; Cine Log, which facilitates easy editing in programs like Adobe Premiere; …

LG V30 officially launches in the US in early October, will be expensive


AT&T and T-Mobile today announced that they’re bringing
the LG V30 to the US
starting October 5. More precisely, AT&T will let you buy the new smartphone exactly
on that day, while T-Mobile is only going to accept pre-orders then, planning to
release the device on October 13.

 

AT&T will offer the LG V30 for $27 per month for 30
months (on AT&T Next), or $810 outright. For a limited time, customers who
have eligible DIRECTV service can get two V30 phones for the price of one, as
long as both are bought on AT&T Next, and a new line is added. Moreover, if
you purchase …

Verizon to launch the LG V30 on October 5th; no pre-order period coming

While the LG V30 has already been officially unveiled, eager phone buyers have been waiting to hear exactly when they can throw down their hard earned cash to purchase the third phone in the series. At least as far as Verizon subscribers are concerned, your waiting days are over. Big Red dropped us a note this afternoon to tell us that the LG V30 will be released by the nation’s largest carrier on October 5th. Pricing has not yet been announced.

The LG V30 is perfect for those who love using their smartphone to capture video and audio. The dual camera setup in back uses a glass lens which …

LG K7i handset gets rid of mosquitoes

Today’s smartphones have plenty of useful features. And the LG K7i has one capability that you don’t normally see available from a smartphone. It actually gets rid of pesky mosquitos. Available exclusively in India, the LG K7i might carry a howitzer when it comes to killing bugs dead, but when it comes to its specs, the handset is a low-end model with a 5-inch screen and a resolution of 720 x 1280 (HD).

Powering this high-tech can of Raid is an unknown chipset carrying a quad-core CPU, clocked at 1.4GHz. 2GB of RAM is inside along with 16GB of expandable native storage. Those seeking additional …

Game of Thrones cinematographer gets his hands on an LG V30, praises its camera

When the LG V30 launched about a month ago, the company proudly announced how focused on video production its new phone is. That’s how the V series has been rolling for the past couple of years — the V20 put focus on audio by introducing the quad DAC, and the V30 upped the ante by adding cinematography features to turn your phone clips into something more than simple memorabilia.

One David Franco recently posted a home-made video made with the V30 and praised the phone in an interview. Who’s Mr. Franco? Well, he’s a cinematographer who worked on movies like The …

LG V30 US pre-orders will come with all-new Daydream VR headset, release could be in mid-October

The LG V30 is already on sale in Korea, but we still don’t know when exactly it will hit the shelves in the US. However, there are certain clues which indicate that the manufacturer is preparing to unleash a barrage of incentives for consumers in the North American country. 

A video released by AT&T (was subsequently deleted) revealed that LG will be offering a two-year limited warranty for its high-end phablet, which is twice the usual amount. Now, reliable tipster Evan Blass has stumbled upon a promotion that is even more intriguing. 
Not …