LG G Flex

price Rs. 32,000 onwards launch Feb, 2014
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#28
of 31 phones in Rs. 30,000 - 40,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 10 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Distinct curve in its design gives the phone an aesthetic value over other smartphones, and at the same time provides better ergonomics
  • Self-healing coating on the back cover makes it less susceptible to fingerprints, smudges, and scratches
  • Highly durable - can withstand being flattened as you sit on a chair - while the phone in your back pocket
  • Large display, with vivid colors, and good viewing angles
  • Android interface with many add-ons by LG
  • Snappy, responsive, top-end performance
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Brilliant video experience
  • Excellent call quality
  • Very good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • Rather cumbersome to hold or handle with a single hand
  • Average camera

10 expert review(s)


66+ user reviews

video review

source: @PhoneArena
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.2, Upgradeable to 4.4
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size6 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 245 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • Curved P-OLED
  • Scratch Resistant (Corning Gorilla Glass 2)
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Gyroscope
  • Proximity Sensor
  • Ambient Light Sensor
Processor/RAM
Processor2.26 GHz, Quad Core, Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800
GPUAdreno 330
RAM2 GB
Memory
Internal Memory32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity3500 mAh
Dimensions
Weight177 gm
Thickness8.7 mm
Camera
Camera13.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Simultaneous Video and Image Recording
  • Face Detection
  • HDR
  • Stereo Sound Recording
  • Video Stabilization
  • HDR
  • Panorama
  • Continuous Shot
  • VR Panorama
  • Burst Shot
  • Beauty Shot
  • Shot and Clear
  • Intelligent Shot
Secondary Camera2.1 MP
Secondary Camera Features
  • Full HD Video Recording
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
DLNAYes
NFCYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
FM RadioYes
More
  • Curved Body and Display
  • Self Healing Back Cover
  • Knocking gesture to turn the display on
  • Extra features - Guest Mode, Face Detection Indicator, Urgent Call Alert, QuickTheater, Swing Lock Screen, Dual Window, Camera Timer, Audio Zooming, KNOCKON, Plug & Pop, Tracking Zoom, Zoom to Track, Capture Plus & Clip Tray, Answer Me, Slide Aside, Dual Recording / Dual Camera, VR Panorama, Tracking Focus, Pause and Resume Recording, QRemote 2.0, Status Bar (Editable), Gesture, Connection Vibration, Privacy Keeper, Quiet time, Backup & Restore, Favorite Contacts, File Networking, Wise Ringtone, Wise Screen, ECO Mode, Landscape View, Lock Screen effects, Path Keypad, Qtranslator, Power saver, Talk Back, QSlide, Live Zoom, Quick Memo, Icon Customizer, Back-up Application, Conversation skin, Video Editor App, Dual Screen / Dual Play, Safety Care, Phone Group, Screen Zooming, Notification Bar
  • Live video effects - Silly faces (Big mouth, Big eyes, Small mouth, Big nose, Small eyes, Squeeze), Backgrounds (Disco, In space, Sunset, My videos)
  • USB On-The-Go
  • WiFi Direct
  • WiFi Dual Band
  • Infrared
  • Cloud Storage (50 GB)
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.18/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys