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Teardown: LG G Flex

04 March 2014
The following is an overview of a teardown analysis conducted by IHS Benchmarking.

Summary points:

  • LG 32GB G Flex (LG-F340S)
  • Running Android 4.2.2 on Qualcomm 2.26GHz Snapdragon
  • 6.0" OLED Flex Display 1280x720 resolution
  • 13MP AF BSI Main Camera, 2.1MP Front Camera
  • 3,500 mAh Li-Polymer Battery

Target market: Mass market

Released: December 2013 (Korea)

Pricing: $672 USD

Availability: World Wide (This version purchased in Korean market)

Total cost (direct materials and manufacturing): $254.69

Major Components:

- 6" Diagonal Flexible Display, Flexable Display, 16.7M Colors, 720 x 1280 pixels, RGB Stripe, 245ppi, 300nits, 36.8g - MFG: LG DISPLAY CO LTD - (Qty: 1)

- Apps Processor / Baseband, Multi-Mode, Multi-Band, Snapdragon 800, Quad-Core Krait 400 2.26GHz CPU, Adreno 330 GPU, 28nm, PoP - MFG: QUALCOMM - MPN: MSM8974 - (Qty: 1)

- Display Window / Touchscreen Assembly, 6" Diagonal, Curved Glass, GFF Type, w/ Integral Flex PCB - MFG: LG INNOTEK CO LTD - (Qty: 1)


- SDRAM, Mobile DDR3-1600, 2GB, PoP - MFG: SK HYNIX INC - MPN: H9CKNNNBPTMRLR-NTM - (Qty: 1)

- Primary Camera Module, 13MP, BSI CMOS, 1/3" Format, Auto Focus Lens - (Qty: 1)

- $7.50 - RF Transceiver, Multi-Mode, Multi-Band, GSM/EDGE/HSPA+/CDMA/EVDO Rev.A/UMTS/LTE, GPS/GLONASS, 65nm - MFG: QUALCOMM - MPN: WTR1605L - (Qty: 2)

- 6-Layer, Rigid/Flex Hybrid, FR4/Kapton, 1+4+1, Lead-Free - (Qty: 1)

- Battery, Li-Ion Polymer, 3.8, 3500mAh, 13.3Wh - MFG: LG CHEM LTD - MPN: EAC621187 LLL - (Qty: 1)

- Enclosure, Main, Bottom, Die-Cast Magnesium, w/ Injection Molded Polycarbonate Frame & 9 Threaded Brass Inserts, Painted - (Qty: 1)

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