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Appears the G-series is indeed confirmed dead (UPDATE: Now the LG 'Velvet')


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Or, at the very least, its dead as a high end phone series.  Sounds like they're going with a new more midrange line and probably staying with the V-series going forward to compete at high end:

https://www.gsmarena.com/lg_to_unveil_its_gseries_replacement_on_may_15th-news-42474.php

 

Also articles like this popped up yesterday regarding leaked design info - full reveal May 15th:

https://www.techradar.com/news/lg-g9-replacement-gets-its-design-revealed-by-lg-itself

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13 hours ago, Grabber5.0 said:

Velvet?! LOL okay emoji1787.png

Yep, I know.   This begs the obvious question of, is the phone going to be available in Blue, such that users can say they have an LG Blue Velvet phone? 😂

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Yep, I know.   This begs the obvious question of, is the phone going to be available in Blue, such that users can say they have an LG Blue Velvet phone? [emoji23]
And of course Red Velvet, and the first time one gets run over it's a Crushed Velvet. Perhaps a Velvet Elvis edition? [emoji13]
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I talked with a Sprint rep who told me they won't be getting the LG Velvet. I asked if Tmobile will and they said yes most likely they will. Does anyone know how that works as far as Sprint legacy plans? In other words can we keep our Sprint plan and get the Velvet from T-Mobile?

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