LG executive confirmed the existence of the Snapdragon 652 powered G5 handset a month ago. Now, this smartphone of the Korean giant has been made official. It can be seen listed on the Panama website of LG. This smartphone is announced with a model number H850, which if recalled was also spotted a few weeks back on the GFXBench benchmark authority.
As we already know, the Snapdragon 652 chipset from Qualcomm is an octa core processor which has four cores revolving at 1.4 GHz clock speed. These octa cores are ARM A53 cores but this chipset also has four ARM Cortex A72 cores with a clock speed of 1.8 GHz. However, on the other hand the LG G5 on the panama listing is revealing a 2.0 GHz octa core processor.
Also, there are reports that this new smartphone from the Korean giant will come in two variants. These variant are available in both the 3GB/32GB and 4GB/32GB configurations. Other specifications for both the variant remain similar. The only difference lies with the Snapdragon chipset, the 3GB variant will get Snapdragon 652 chip while on the other hand the 4GB version will be packed with SD820 chip.
LG’s G5 will get 5.2 QHD screen and will run on the latest Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system. There will be a 16MP/8MP primary camera combination and 2,800 mAh battery which lasts for long hours. It is also reported that the Snapdragon 820 chipset for G5 phone will not be available in Latin America but the users there will get a chance to enjoy only the SD 652 chip.