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LG G2 Coming to the “Four Major Carriers in the US”

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During today’s press event for the LG G2, LG confirmed that the phone will launch on the “four major carriers in the U.S.” They didn’t specifically say AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint, but we’d assume that’s what the company meant. Those are the big four, after all.

Sprint has already acknowledged that they’ll carry the phone “later this year.” T-Mobile has said that more pricing and availability will be shared in the “coming weeks.” Verizon and AT&T have yet to acknowledge the G2’s existence.

  • Matthew Hicks

    no signal

  • Matthew Hicks

    why cant c spire or straighttalk get this. c spire is much better than t moble and sprint they suck and have so signal anywhere

  • Katia

    The Koreans are seriously addicted to plastic e.g. http://ow.ly/nJqtQ if you know what i mean ….

  • ddh819

    no miracast?

    • LionStone

      got Chromecast?

      • ddh819

        no, its sold out everywhere!

        • LionStone

          oh dang, sorry man…I’ve been using mine like a fiend!

  • Justin Larmay

    Soo on screen nav buttons? Or soft? I can’t tell.

    • violator702

      On screen

  • StankyChikin

    Nexus 5 anyone?

  • CasperTFG

    Loving the Verizon hate on Twitter.

  • jer85008

    My honest (not even kidding) estimate of when Verizon will see this phone is AT BEST October/November. Blah.

    Anyone know if the buttons on the back are recessed into the case?

    Seems like they would be accidentally pushed when you set the phone down.
    Also, having buttons so close to the camera lens is a bad idea.

    • RaptorOO7

      Not likely, but the new LG flip cover case with an actual back cover will offer some protection on the buttons.

  • Dale

    The answer is probably yes, but will this phone support AWS?

  • Chippah

    Well we all know who ISNT getting this phone,
    His name is RON

    • Tyler Durden

      Isn’t *

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          • JonathonFlores

            Ii lol’d and startled my co-worker! Haha

        • Tyler Durden

          Ohhh auto capitalize ohhhhhhh raweeeerrrr

  • Ray Gray

    a couple questions will the bootloader be unlocked? and does this have a removeable battery since its akwardly shaped?

    • violator702

      Not sure and yes.

      • RaptorOO7

        Bootloader is likely locked but will vary my carrier. IE AT&T & Verizon locked, Sprint & T-MO – maybe.

        Removable battery – S.Korea Yes – Everyone else NO.

  • chris125

    And Verizon plastered their logo all over it. Typical

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        • Jeff C

          that front facing verizon logo….why? why o why o why?

          • ToddAwesome

            There’s room for a few more on there, you hear me Verizon? There’s room for more!

          • marko358

            With no buttons on the side, they may be able to squeeze a few mini logos on each side.

          • chris125

            I know. I would have been ok with just the logo on back

          • Jeff C

            it’s not a 100% correct comparison but it’s like comcast putting a friggen comcast logo on the front of my LG TV. da fuq

          • Mathew Colburn

            So you never forget that you’re getting raped in the arse by them.

  • Kevin Le

    Verizon did confirm on twitter with their nasty… https://twitter.com/VZWnews/status/365135081054011392/photo/1 logo

    • OMG the Verizon logos on that are hysterical!

      • Tyler Durden

        It’s not so bad now. They become irrelevant after a while.

        • Disagree. The fact that they put the check mark logo on the front and back is ludicrous. I have the DNA and thankfully they only put the check mark on the front, with a subtle 4GLTE logo on the back.

          • Tyler Durden

            They were unnoticeable on the Note 2. Forgot it was there after a few days and everybody complaining for no reason.

          • That’s not the point. It doesn’t matter if you don’t notice them as much after a couple days. The point is that they have no reason to go overkill on it like this. It’s clearly a marketing scheme taken to obscene levels that nobody likes, regardless of whether you “forget it was there after a few days”.

          • Tyler Durden

            Yeah its called free marketing. But to sit and complain constantly. Ain’t gonna get you anywhere

          • Well I’m not really complaining anymore, I’m just arguing with you, aren’t I?

          • EC8CH

            It’s called lost sales.

            I would consider the G2, but not with that moronic logo on the front.

          • Anon

            Insignificant. Logos have never hurt Verizon’s sales. Look at the Note 2 for example.

          • EC8CH

            I didn’t buy the Note 2 either.


          • ostensibly

            I bought it but only b/c the button is coverable.

          • LionStone

            How do you know how many passed it up because of the bozo logos?

          • Tyler Durden

            First world problems I guess

    • tyguy829

      HOLY VERIZON LOGO BATMAN. and the messed with the back buttons too. I hate them so much

    • ToddAwesome

      Phone + case = no logo

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      • Good_Ole_Pinocchio

        Guess you didn’t see the Verizon logo on the front of the device.

        • ToddAwesome

          Yeah, no, I see it, but I also regularly use an Otterbox, so, I never see ANY of my phones.

          • Good_Ole_Pinocchio

            Oh you’re one of those people…

          • ToddAwesome

            I also wear a burqa on weekends, I like to keep covered up, fo sho!

          • JonathonFlores


      • Phone + case /= 2.65 mm thin

        • ToddAwesome

          Ladies love the girth.

          • …. That’s just wrong.

          • ToddAwesome

            feels so right?

          • haha touche

          • JonathonFlores

            That’s what she said.

    • Eric

      NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO, now waiting for a google play edition with cdma.

      • Munchma Quchi

        Google Play edition on CDMA?

    • Good_Ole_Pinocchio

      Logo rape.

      • EC8CH

        logo gang rape

      • Munchma Quchi

        Verizon likes nothing more than doing both the front and the back…equal opportunity.

        • michael arazan

          Loved How Moto said Logos don’t really mean much, wish Verizon would het the message

    • tyguy829

      Everyone needs to go spam the VZWnews twitter with hate ASAP

      • CasperTFG

        Already being done.

        • tyguy829

          loving it

    • Michael Tate

      Is the date on the phone picture any indication of release date? 🙂
      (Thursday, 10/03)

    • Tony Stark

      Where is that Verizon guy… his input would be glorious right now

    • C-Law

      Wtf! Is this legit or Verizon making fun of themselves? Clearly that’s an early render

    • EC8CH

      I think someone hacked their twitter account and posted a fake render with joke logos everywhere…

      Nope??? This is so sad.

  • Greg Morgan

    Verizon tweeted during the stream that it will be available. Also, apparently you can customize the softkeys on the phone which is pretty cool.

    • poop

      Link (to where/when Verizon tweeted)?

    • tomn1ce

      I don’t know why Google doesn’t make them customizable out the box. It would be nice to customize them, and be able to make them go away whenever we want.

  • Tyler Durden

    Verizon’s is gonna be late like always. And that blows