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Nov
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The LG G Flex, a device that can survive a thousand mild scratches, is apparently destined for American shores after all. While it was first thought to be exclusive to Europe and Asia, noted leaker of phone-related business, @evleaks has said the phone is headed to AT&T, Sprint, And T-Mobile. In fact, he used the word "confirmed."

For anyone who has already allowed memory of the G Flex to fade, this device packs a 6-inch 720p AMOLED, Snapdragon 800, 2GB of RAM, a 3500mAh battery, and a 13MP camera. The screen – and indeed the entire phone – has a rather pronounced top-to-bottom curve.

There's no word on pricing or release date, but we'll keep an ear to the ground when it's not cradled in the loving embrace of a curved phone.

[@evleaks]

Ryan Whitwam
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  • TY

    Looks like LG really hates Pentile. They laughed at pentile in every presentation; now the spec sheet of G Flex specifically says that the OLED panel is RGB.

  • serotheo

    I kinda want one - I mean the design is fantastic IMO, would hope to see this in the next G flagship.

    If I had a chance to grab one of these cheap in a year I might.

    • Paul

      I'm not sure if I'm interested in or not but I'm glad to see new ideas, form factors, technologies. I don't like all the phones that are different shapes but all basically the same. The Note was a unique phone, there's been a few unique ideas out there, and now this one is out which is neat. Keep in innovating LG/Samsung/Motorola/whoever!

  • Guadaña

    Not that I want this phone but it's disappointing to see no Verizon possibility. One less threat against their DROID line.

    • turboboxer

      No one really cares except you whiners that are slaves to the RED! Verizon is EVIL! I wish every company would snub them!

  • merman1983

    *Waits for the uproar over the Flex not coming to Verizon* .... *I SAID waits for the .... * Hello?

  • VoiceofSky

    meh , 6inch 720p? no thanks DPI like 2 hundred something lol

  • sixaranch

    Verizon sucks

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