LG G5 RS988

  • Camera: 16 MP
  • Display: 5.3 Inches
  • CPU: Quad-Core, 2.15 GHz 64-bit Kryo
  • Operating System: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • RAM: 4 GB
  • Storage: 32 GB

Our Rating

The overall rating is based on review by our experts

8.6
  • Performance 8 / 10
  • Camera 9 / 10
  • Display 9 / 10
  • Design 9 / 10
  • Features 8 / 10
  • Connectivity 9 / 10
  • Usability 8 / 10
  • Battery 9 / 10

The LG G5 RS988 has been released and available on the market. The LG smartphone is a good Android phone with a 5.3 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen display to support 1440 x 2560 pixel screen resolution and 554 ppi pixel density.

The Unlocked device comes with a 16 megapixels as the main camera includes autofocus, Geo-Tagging and digital zoom as the features. At the front, packs with 8 megapixels to support video call, and for selfie.

For other key features, the LG G5 Unlocked model also equipped with a GPS Navigation, micro USB, micro-SD card for external memory expansion up to 2 TB, wi-fi, fingerprint and bluetooth.

LG G5 RS988 Key Features

  • 5.3 inches IPS LCD display
  • 1440 x 2560 pixels screen display
  • 16 MP main camera
  • 8 MP front camera
  • 4 GB of RAM
  • 32 GB memory plus up to 2 TB external memory expansion
  • 3G/4G LTE network support
  • Bluetooth, GPS, hotspot and Wifi support
  • Fingerprint capable
  • NFC support

LG G5 RS988 the Good and The Bad

  • High data connection network support, 4G LTE
  • High main camera option, 16 MP
  • High screen resolution, 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • High pixel density, 554 ppi
  • Fast mobile data support, 4G LTE
  • High primary camera, 16 MP
  • High secondary camera, 8 MP
  • Removable battery
  • Lots of RAM, 4 GB
  • Fingerprint

LG G5 RS988 - Specifications

General

  • Device Name
    LG G5
  • Also Known As
    LG G5 Unlocked, Unlocked LG G5
  • Model
    LG RS988, LGRS988
  • Release Date
    March, 2016
  • Status
    Available

Battery

  • Battery Technology
    Removable Li-Ion
  • Battery Capacity
    2800 mAh
  • Talk Time
    Up to 21 hours
  • Standby Time
    Up to 348 hours

Camera

  • Main Camera
    16 MP
  • Main Camera Resolution
    5312 x 2988 pixels
  • Main Camera Features
    1/2.6" sensor size, Autofocus, auto mode, digital zoom, f/1.8 aperture, face detection, geo-tagging, gesture shot, gesture view, HDR, LED flash, manual mode, optical image stabilization, panorama, simple mode, smile detection, snap mode, touch to focus
  • Front Camera
    8 MP
  • Front Camera Resolution
    3264 x 2448 pixels

Connectivity

  • USB
    USB 3.1 Type-C reversible connector
  • Wi-Fi
    802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual-Band), Hotspot
  • Bluetooth
    V4.2, A2DP
  • DLNA
    Yes
  • NFC
    Yes
  • GPS
    A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS
  • Infrared
    Yes

Display

  • Screen Size
    5.3 inches
  • Screen Technology
    IPS LCD
  • Screen Resolution
    1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Screen Colors
    16 M
  • Pixel Density
    554 ppi
  • Multitouch
    Yes

Design

  • Type
    Bar
  • Dimensions
    5.88 x 2.91 x 0.29 inches/149.4 x 73.9 x 7.3 mm
  • Weight
    5.61 oz/159 g
  • Available Color(s)
    Silver, titan
  • Protection
    Corning Gorilla Glass 4

Storage

  • Internal Storage
    32 GB
  • External Storage
    microSD, up to 2 TB
  • RAM
    4 GB

Network

  • SIM Type
    Nano-SIM
  • Data Networks
    GSM/CDMA/HSPA/LTE
  • 2G Network
    GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
    CDMA Band Class: 0/1
  • 3G Network
    UMTS Bands 1/2/4/5/8
  • 4G Network
    LTE Band: 2/3/4/5/7/12/13/17/20/25
  • Download Speed Max
    450 Mbps
  • Upload Speed Max
    50 Mbps
  • GPRS
    Yes
  • EDGE
    Yes

Messaging & Calling

  • SMS
    Yes
  • MMS
    Yes
  • Email
    Yes
  • Push Email
    Yes
  • Call Control
    Voice dialing, Voice recorder

OS & Hardware

  • Operating System
    Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
  • Chipset
    Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
  • CPU
    Quad-Core, 2.15 GHz 64-bit Kryo
  • GPU
    Adreno 530

Media

  • Video Record
    3840 x 2160 pixels (4K), 1920 x 1080 pixels (1080p HD), 1280 x 720 pixels (720p HD) (120 fps)
  • Features
    enhanced video recording, pause & resume record, snap video, slow motion record, video calling, video share
  • Video Format
    DivX, MP4, WMV, H.263, H.264, H.265, VP8, VP9, XviD, MJPEG, THEORA
  • Audio Format
    AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, M4A, AMR, MP3, WAV, WMA, AC3/EC3, FLAC, Ogg
  • Audio Output
    3.5 mm jack
  • Video Output
    No

Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)

More Functions

  • Active Noise Cancellation
    Yes
  • Vibrating Alert
    Yes
  • Ringtones
    Polyphonic and customized
  • Web Browser
    HTML5
  • Java
    No
  • Flash Player
    No
  • Radio
    FM Radio
  • Loudspeaker
    Yes
  • Sensor
    Accelerometer, ambient light, barometer, compass, gyroscope, proximity

LG G5 RS988 - Reviews

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  • Is this device perform good while watching videos, playing games, taking snapshots, browsing internet and navigate through other applications?
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  • Usability of Camera interface, image and video quality in different light conditions and environment.
    5
  • Screen size, image quality (brightness, colors, contrast, etc), visibility in sun light, angles of view and touchscreen.
    6
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    5
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    5
  • Bluetooth, Wi-fi connectivity, data trnasfer speed, internet browsing and interfaces.
    6
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