LG G Flex 2 has reported that they are receiving the latest Android 5.1.1 Lollipop update, over-the-air. US carrier Sprint has been rolling out the latest update to the handset. The curved smartphone has been getting updates in Korea too besides the US. However, the full worldwide rollout is expected by the end of this month.
The reports suggest that latest update will get the firmware version up to LS996ZV6 and the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop is currently the latest OS by Google that was recently unleashed in the Nexus devices.
The manufacturer reported that the after upgrading the smartphone to the 5.1 OS the users will experience better battery backup and several performance and security improvements and bug fixes as well. Also, the update sports Google’s Material Design Language-inspired interface and all pre-installed updated Google Apps.
Refreshing the specifications, the device boasts 5.5-inch curved full-HD 1080p display with Gorilla Glass 3 and 403 ppi of pixel density. It is also featured with a 13-megapixel of primary image snapper with Optical Image Stabilization+, a dual-LED flash, Knock Code, Glance View, and various more features that helps in capturing decent quality images as it was previously seen in LG Flex. Meanwhile, the smartphone has a 2.1-megapixel secondary camera for selfies.
Furthermore, it runs on the latest flavor of Android, 5.0 Lollipop (out-of-the-box) supported by a 2.0 GHz Octa-Core 64-Bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor with Adreno 430 graphics that is coupled with a 2GB of RAM. As Far storage is concerned, the firm has provided 16 GB of internal storage with an expandability option via a microSD card. However, a variant is also available with 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.
Under the hood, the smartphone is packed with a 3000 mAh of gigantic battery that could juice up the “World’s Fastest Smartphone” for a whole day on standard usage, after getting it fully charged.
The killer curved smartphone measures 149.1 x 75.3 x 7.1-9.4 mm in dimensions, featuring various connectivity options like HSPA+, WiFi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1 (with apt-X audio), NFC, and USB 2.0.
Tech Specs of LG Flex 2
|Display||5.5-inch curved full-HD 1080p display|
|Camera||13MP rear and 2.1MP front|
|Processor||2.0GHz Octa-Core 64-Bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 processor|
|RAM||2 GB/3 GB|
|OS||Android 5.0 Lollipop (out-of-the-box)|
|Storage||16 GB/ 32 GB|