LG Drops 'Optimus' Name from G Series
LG today announced that its next flagship device will be called the G2. Beginning with the G2, LG will no longer include the name "Optimus" with its G Series devices, which represent its top-of-the-line handsets. Further, LG said that its high-end smartphones with 4:3 screens will all be rebranded under the Vu name. LG is expected to fully reveal the G2 on August 7.
Top Five Flagship Handsets of 2017
The last twelve months have given us some of the most compelling smartphones ever made. New screen shapes, advanced cameras, and waterproof bodies have improved the everyday experience of those willing to fork over lots of cash for high-end handsets.
Hands On with Alcatel's New 5, 3, and 1 Series Smartphones
Alcatel showed off new hardware at CES this week, though it stopped short of fully announcing any new phones. The 5 Series, 3 Series, and 1 Series devices will encompass its entire smartphone range moving forward.
Hands On with the LG K10 and K8
LG popped out new K series devices this week. LG's K series generally represent entry-level phones.
Hands On with the Motorola G5 and G5 Plus
Motorola introduced the Moto G5 and G5 Plus in Barcelona, the latest in its series of mid-range handsets. Motorola says it polled consumers in order to develop the G5 series' feature set, which include metal designs, good cameras, fingerprint readers, and high-definition screens.