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LG is an electronics company from South Korea. The company’s first Android smartphone was released in 2009. They have released many Android phones, but also tablets and Chrome OS devices. LG also worked with Google on the Nexus program. Visit the LG forums.

These are the Best Thunderbolt 4 laptops in July: Dell XPS 13, Acer Swift 3, and more

Thunderbolt 3 has been around for a while, but this year we're witnessing PCs finally moving to the newer standard. While technically Thunderbolt 4 is not a huge jump over its predecessor, it's more reliable. Overall, the speeds remain the same but Intel has tightened the minimum requirements so customers get a better experience. Thunderbolt...

These are the Best AT&T phones you can buy in July: Samsung, Google, Apple, and more!

There's no getting around the fact carrier compatibility can make your choice of a phone harder if you're in the US. Often, you're forced to buy your phone directly through a carrier or jump through hoops to activate it on your carrier, which can introduce several complicated variants. If you import a phone from overseas,...

These are the Best Android Phones to buy in July 2021: Galaxy S21 Ultra, OnePlus 9, ROG Phone 5, and more!

From Samsung to OnePlus, Xiaomi to Google, there are so many companies making excellent smartphones today that buying a new phone could be a daunting task. If you're on the market for a new Android and don't know where to start -- we're here to help. Navigate this guide: Best Android Phone overall: Samsung Galaxy S21...

LG’s last flagship phone is now in the hands of YouTubers

Following the shutdown of LG's smartphone division, we learned that the company had been gearing up to release two more devices, one of which is a successor to the LG Velvet. They're both only available for LG employees to buy, but the LG Velvet 2 Pro (which only had 3000 units) is now already in...

Best external monitors for the HP Spectre x360: HP, Samsung, LG, and more

The HP Spectre x360 series comes with a premium design language and is available in a range of configurations spread across 13-inch, 14-inch, and 15-inch options. All three size options allow you to flip the display around, giving users the flexibility of using the laptop in different modes depending on the use case. But what...

Best monitors to buy in 2021: LG UltraGear, Samsung Odyssey and more

Looking for the best monitor can be tricky, especially with the many options available on the market. Before you start scrolling through the endless options online, it's best to do some research. First of all, ensure that you know the purpose of your monitor. For instance, are you going to use it for a lot...

XDA Basics: How to Boot into Recovery mode using button combos, ADB, and root apps

Every smartphone, regardless of what OS it's running on (yes, even an iPhone), has a built-in recovery mode. On Android, the recovery on your smartphone can be used to perform tasks like clearing cache, factory resetting the phone, or even installing update packages directly from the phone’s storage or sideloading from a computer via ADB....

These are the best 5G phones you can buy right now in June 2021: Samsung, Apple, Google, and more!

5G has been a buzzword in the mobile industry for years, but in 2021, the tech is starting to pick up for real. If you want in on that next-generation data speeds, you might want to consider a 5G phone. In fact, most of the phones in our Best Phones and Best Android phones list...

These are the Best Android Phones under $300 in Summer 2021: Motorola, Samsung, OnePlus, TCL, & more

Just about everyone needs a smartphone in this day and age. Luckily, smartphone brands have become so skilled at making phones that consumers no longer have to pay an arm and a leg to get a functional device. Here's our expert guide on the best phones to get if your budget is $300 or lower....

The Best Windows laptops with Number Pads for Summer 2021 come from HP, LG, Samsung, and others!

If you're looking for a good laptop with a number pad on the keyboard, the first thing you have to know is that you'll be looking at laptops in 15- to 17-inch sizes. You don't see number pads on 13-inch laptops, since they're simply too small. But while many 15-inch laptops have number pads, many...

Best external monitors for the 24-inch Apple iMac with M1: ASUS, LG, Samsung, and more!

Apple announced a refresh to its iMac range with a new model at its Spring Loaded event last month. The latest version comes in a variety of colors and is redesigned to have a very sleek-looking profile. It's also powered by Apple’s in-house chipset, the M1 Silicon. If you're planning to get your hands on...

LG Pay shuts down this year, leaving LG phones without magstripe payment support

LG announced in April that it was leaving the smartphone business, following years of poor hardware sales. The company promised that it would continue to support its existing phones with Android updates and security fixes, but at least one feature on some of its smartphones won't be around much longer: LG Pay. The shutdown might...