LG G5 was launched in April 2016, and it comes with a 5.3-inch 1080p display. The phone has Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 processor along with 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB internal storage, and a MicroSD card slot for storage expansion.

The LG G5 has a dual 16-megapixel + 8-megapixel rear camera and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera and there is a 2800 mAh battery in the phone. It also have fingerprint sensor, the other sensors included are accelerometer, gyro, barometer, color spectrum, proximity and compass. The dimensions of the phone include 149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7 mm and it weighs 159 gm. It is a dual SIM phone with support for 4G connectivity.


LG G5 runs Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS. Marshmallow is the current latest version of Android before Nougat, and thus it is expected that the phone might get the Android Nougat 7.0 update in the near future, though the company has not given any confirmation about the same. If it is to get the update, you might see it in the first quarter or second of 2017 and we will update this article with the relevant information.

Features of Android Nougat in LG G5

  • Customised Quick Settings
  • Notification Direct Reply
  • Over 1500 emoji including 72 new ones
  • Multi-window view
  • Bundled notifications
  • Display size making it possible for the user to change the text size
  • Quick switch between apps
  • Doze on the Go feature for saving more battery
  • Multi Locale language settings
  • File-based encryption
  • Notification Controls

Apart from this, LG is also expected to have its own features that will be a part of the custom that the company has always been working on and including in its smartphones. The custom interface will have its own features that are limited to LG phones and not available anywhere else. Keep checking for any newer information on this.