LG G3

Specifications
LG G3
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  • 5.5" 1440x2560 pixels
  • 13MP 2160p
  • 2/3GB RAM Snapdragon 801
  • 3000mAh Li-Ion
Released 2014, June 149g, 8.9mm thickness Android 4.4.2, up to 6.0 16GB/32GB storage, microSD slot
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Versions: D855 (Europe); D850 (AT&T); D851 (T-Mobile); D852 (Canada)

Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - D855
  HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - D850
  HSDPA 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - D851
  HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - D852
4G bands LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 7(2600), 17(700) - D851
  LTE 700 / 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2300 / 2600 - D855
  LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 17(700), 29(700) - D850
  LTE 700 / 850 / 1900 / 1700 / 2600 - D852
LTE 700 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 / TD2300 - Virgin Mobile
Speed HSPA 42.2/21.1 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2014, May
Status Available. Released 2014, June
Body
Dimensions 146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm (5.76 x 2.94 x 0.35 in)
Weight 149 g (5.26 oz)
Build Plastic body
SIM Micro-SIM
Display
Type True HD-IPS + LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.5 inches, 82.2 cm2 (~75.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~538 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 3
Platform
OS Android 4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8974AC Snapdragon 801 (28 nm)
CPU Quad-core 2.5 GHz Krait 400
GPU Adreno 330
Memory
Card slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot)
Internal 16GB 2GB RAM, 32GB 3GB RAM
Main Camera
Single 13 MP, f/2.4, 29mm (standard), 1/3", 1.12Ám, PDAF, Laser AF, OIS
Features Dual-LED dual-tone flash, panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.
Selfie Camera
Single 2.1 MP, f/2.0
Video 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 24-bit/192kHz audio
Dolby audio enhancement
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
Infrared port Yes
Radio Stereo FM radio, RDS - D855 model only
USB microUSB 2.0 (SlimPort), USB Host
Features
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Battery
  Removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Charging Qi wireless charging (optional)
Stand-by Up to 565 h (2G) / Up to 553 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 19 h (2G) / Up to 21 h (3G)
Misc
Colors Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold, Moon Violet, Burgundy Red, Blue Steel
Models D855, D850, D851, VS985 4G, D852, LGLS990, F400K
SAR 0.39 W/kg (head)     0.48 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.23 W/kg (head)    
Price About 300 EUR
Tests
Performance Basemark OS II: 1126 / Basemark OS II 2.0: 1327
Basemark X: 11552
Display Contrast ratio: 789:1 (nominal), 1.820 (sunlight)
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 70dB / Noise 66dB / Ring 80dB
Audio quality Noise -99.4dB / Crosstalk -100.0dB
Battery life Endurance rating 63h

User opinions and reviews

You don't have clue what you're talking about. I didn't use my G3 for gaming or "as a computer" and experienced the same overheating issues.

  • tchsx

LG G3 is absolute garbage. A couple of faint yellowish spots on display appeared after a year (unknown issue) and later the dreaded flickering fade-to-black display problem due to the CPU overheating. Applied every fix available (paper over camera co...

I used this phone for 2 years and suggested to buy that to all my friends. suddenly without any reason it started to fade and stopped working very soon. LG service center didn't even accept it to check and said it won't be repaired. I will never bu...

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