The LG G5 SE is an excellent smartphone. Its modular design and removable battery were notable differentiators from the competition, offering a refreshing take on smartphone functionality. While not on par with the highest-end flagships of its time, its performance, camera capabilities, and display quality made it a compelling option, especially for those looking for a more budget-friendly flagship experience.
|Price in Pakistan||PKR 34,500 Expected|
|Other Countries||$120 €113 £98 ¥879 ₹10039 ﷼451 Expected|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - H840|
|4G Bands||1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 38, 40 - H840|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps|
|Announced||2016, April. Released 2016, June|
|Dimensions||149.4 x 73.9 x 7.3 mm (5.88 x 2.91 x 0.29 in)|
|Weight||156 g (5.50 oz)|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Size||5.3 inches, 77.4 cm2 (~70.1% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~554 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 4|
|OS||Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat), LG Optimus UX UI 5|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8976 Snapdragon 652 (28 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A72 & 4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A53)|
|Card Slot||microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot) - dual SIM model only|
|Internal||32GB 3GB RAM|
|Dual||16 MP, f/1.8, 29mm (standard), 1/2.6", Laser AF, 3-axis OIS
8 MP, f/2.4, 12mm (ultrawide), 1/3.2"
|Features||LED flash, panorama, HDR|
|Video||4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, HDR, stereo sound rec.|
|Single||8 MP, f/2.0|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX|
|USB||USB Type-C 2.0, OTG|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, color spectrum|
|Type||Li-Ion 2800 mAh, removable|
|Charging||18W wired, QC3|
|Colors||Silver, Titan, Gold|
|Models||H845, H840, H848|
Display and Design
The LG G5 SE sports a 5.3-inch IPS LCD display with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels, delivering sharp and vibrant visuals. The colors are well-saturated, and the brightness levels make it easy to view the screen even in outdoor conditions. The phone comes in three different colors: Silver, Titan, and Gold, with dimensions of 149.4 x 73.9 x 7.3 mm and a weight of 156 g.
Performance and Storage
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 652 processor powers the LG G5 SE, paired with 3GB of RAM. Casual gaming is a breeze on this device, though heavy gamers might find the performance a bit lacking in comparison to top-tier flagships. At the time of its release, the G5 SE came with Android 6.0 Marshmallow. It has 32GB of internal storage and more storage is available on a microSDXC card.
LG has always been known for its camera technology, and the LG G5 SE didn’t disappoint in this aspect. The phone sports a dual-camera setup on the back, consisting of a 16MP primary sensor and an 8MP wide-angle lens. The dual-camera configuration allowed users to capture stunning images with impressive detail and vibrant colors. On the front, the LG G5 SE features an 8MP selfie camera that produced satisfactory results, though it lacked some of the advanced features seen in front-facing cameras on later flagship devices.
Battery and Connectivity
With its removable 2800mAh battery, the LG G5 SE offered a convenient solution for users who needed extended battery life. In terms of connectivity, the LG G5 SE supported all the standard options, including 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2, and NFC. While it lacked some of the newer connectivity features seen in more recent devices, it still covered all the essential bases.
Here is an overview of the pricing information for the LG G5 SE in Pakistan:
Please note that pricing details are subject to change and may vary depending on the retailer or provider. It is always advisable to confirm the price before making a purchase.