last month sent out invites for its MWC 2016 keynote event.
However, it did not mention what device or service it will be showing. The
South Korean tech giant has now confirmed that it will be unveiling its
flagship smartphone - the LG G5 - on February 21, ahead of MWC 2016, which lasts from February 22
to February 25.
LG on 3 February posted images on Twitter that showed people gesturing as if they were
holding a smartphone. The images also reference the number "5"
several times and are captioned with "#LGG5" as well as the date of
the company's upcoming event and "#MWC2016".
According to leaks and rumors, the LG G5 will come with a slightly curved all-metal body, a 5.5
or 5.6-inch display with a resolution of 1440 by 2560 pixels, a Qualcomm
Snapdragon 820 chipset with either 3GB or 4GB of RAM, a fingerprint reader and
a dual-camera setup on the back, as well as side-mounted volume buttons.