LG G5 is one of 2016’s highly anticipated smartphones owing to the positive response displayed in the market by LG’s previous high-end models.

In the mobile phone industry, there areobserved certain trends that see various stakeholders change, upgrade and even develop newer technologies. This is due to the ever dynamic mobile phone technology that does not allow people to lag behind or be left out.So far, there is no official statement from the South Korean manufacturer regarding the debut of another model of the LG G series of smartphones but as usual, speculations are rife that the company would be unveiling LG G5 come 2016.

Design of the LG G5

Dropping the leather cover that featured in LG G4, the new rumored smartphone will come in a whole-body metallic cover. As observed in other latest smartphone models, many manufacturers are abandoning the use of plastics on their high-end devices. The device is also said to be arriving with a curved screen and probably slightly heavier than its predecessor owing to the metallic design.

LG G5 Specifications

Rumorhas it that LG G5 will come with a 5.3 to 5.6’ display with a possible astonishing 4K resolution (3840 by 2160 pixels). If at all this speculation comes out true, images displayed by this 2016 flagship will be appealing and very sharp. Other speculations, however, claim that the smartphone will have a P5 display with a Quad HD resolution; whichever comes, the better placed the phone will be.

The LG G5 is also rumored to be fitted with a dual rear camera set accompanied with custom 1/2 inch Sony sensors. One is said to be 8MP and the other one- 16 MP. Both cameras will have highly improved autofocus features such as laser autofocus and a 2.0 Optical Image Stabilizer. The front camera will be of 8 MP capable of taking sharp and clear selfies.

About the phone processor, LG G5 is expected to debut with a Snapdragon 820 chipset. However, this may not be that probable as some reports claim that Samsung has an exclusive deal with this kind of chipset’s manufacturer until April 2016. If otherwise, the phone will prove effectiveregarding delivery. Other rumors also claim the phone to be arriving with a 3GB RAM.

The features of LG G5

Some reports have indicated that the South Korean manufacturer is working with Irience to develop something new for the former’s products. Irience is a tech firm that deals in eye scanning technology, as such with the anticipation of a new phone – LG G5 – from the LG Electronics; it follows that the rumored phone will have an eye scanner as the device security tool.

The said eye scanner would be able to scan eyes at a distance of up to 50 meters. Also, since security might be an essential tool of sale, predictions have it that the device will also arrive with afingerprintsensor for locking and unlocking purposes. With much talk on the Type-C USB port, it will not be a surprise to have it on the predicted LG G5.

LG G5 release date and price

According to various online gathered reports, the said phone is expected to be launched at the next Mobile World Congress that is scheduled to take place as from February 22nd to February 25th, 2016. This would translate to the first quarter of next year. There are, however, no specified dates as these are just rumors. With the unconfirmed reports, the LG G5 is predicted to be worth around $800.

Rumors are only justified byproof, LG will let us know come 2016.