LG G4 name confirmed as f/1.8 camera is teased

You can stop your guessing; LG has officially confirmed that its next flagship phone will be called – as expected – the LG G4.

Quashing speculation of a potential rebranding, the Korean manufacturer has name checked its upcoming LG G3 follow-on in the phone’s latest pre-release teaser video.

As well as confirming the LG G4 moniker, the company has revealed that its inbound handset – which is heading for a formal unveiling on April 28 – will feature an improved rear-mounted camera with an f/1.8 aperture.

Showing a silhouette of the handset, the video (below) has suggested the device

will feature a form factor and design markedly similar to its


Despite highlighting the camera tweak, LG has failed to offer up further details on the inbound device.

This is the latest in a recent flurry of G4 teases by LG.

In recent days, the manufacturer has formally unveiled the new 5.5-inch, 2560 x 1440 pixel QHD display destined to make an appearance on the phone and showcased a selection of new UI features set to feature on the device.

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Last week LG confirmed plans to unveil its future flagship phone at a London-based launch event on April 28.

Past reports have suggested the handset will be powered by Qualcomm’s latest 64-bit Snapdragon 810 processor and 3GB of RAM.

With a skinned version of Google’s Android 5.0 set to run the show, the LG G4 will also reportedly throw an improved, 16-megapixel OIS-enhanced primary camera into the mix.

Stay tuned to TrustedReviews for all the latest on the LG G4 launch.