Today at MWC 2016 LG officially took the wraps off of their new LG G5 flagship. This new Android smartphone introduces an all metal design and much more to LG’s smartphone lineup for the very first time. However the company has been pretty quiet about when the phone is actually set to be released. Rumor has it the device will land some time in April, but that is unconfirmed. That said, below is a list of where and when you’ll be able to get the G5, based on current information. We’ll do our best to keep this updated as more news comes out.
AT&T will be carrying the G5, but they have not confirmed when or for what price. They have however confirmed they plan to also carry the LG CAM Plus, 360 CAM, 360 VR, and the 360 Sound speaker as well.
Verizon expects to carry the LG G5 starting this spring, but no specific launch date or pricing is available yet. They will offer the device in both silver and titanium along with select modules and accessories.
T-Mobile will carry the LG G5 but they have not yet announced a release date or pricing.
Sprint will be selling the LG G5, but they have not announced pricing or any information on the release date. They have however mentioned that they also plan to sell the 360 CAM.
Best Buy has announced as of February 23rd that they will have the LG G5 available for pre-order starting on March 18th. However they have not announced pricing or accessory availability.
LG G5 Specs
- Qualcomm®Snapdragon™ 820 Processor
- 5.3-inch Quad HD IPS Quantum Display (2560 x 1440 / 554ppi)
- 4GB LPDDR4 RAM
- 32GB Storage (microSD up to 2TB)
- Rear: Standard 16MP, Wide 8MP / Front: 8MP
- 2,800mAh (removable)
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Connectivity: LTE / 3G / 2G; Wi-Fi 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac; USB Type-C (3.0 compatible); NFC; Bluetooth 4.2
- Colors: Silver; Titan; Gold; Pink