A by-the-numbers look at LG's latest Android flagship, compared to its 2015 and 2014 efforts.

With today's announcement of the LG G5, LG's premium G-series enters a new era, with an aluminum body, dual rear cameras and modular attachments. We've come a long way since the first 2K mainstream smartphone, the LG G3, back in 2014. To see just how far we've come, check out our quick spec comparison down below.

Category LG G5 LG G4 LG G3
Operating System Android 6.0.1 Android 6.0 (with upgrade) Android 6.0 (with upgrade)
Processor Snapdragon 820 Snapdragon 808 Snapdragon 801
Display 5.3-inch IPS quad-HD quantum display (2560x1440, 554 dpi) 5.5-inch IPS quad-HD quantum display (2560x1440, 538 dpi) 5.3-inch IPS LCD display (2560x1440, 538 dpi)
Storage 32GB UFS ROM, microSD up to 2TB 32GB, microSD up to 2TB 16/32GB, microSD up to 2TB
RAM 4GB LPDDR4 3GB LPDDR3 2/3GB LPDDR3
Rear camera 16MP main, 8MP wide-angle (135 degrees) 16MP main (f/1.8) 13MP main
Front camera 8MP 8MP 2.1MP
Battery 2800 mAh removable 3000 mAh removable 3000 mAh removable
Modules LG Cam Plus (camera grip with 1100 mAh)
B&O Hi-Fi audio
N/A N/A
Dimensions 149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7mm 148.9 x 76.1 x 6.3 - 9.8 mm 146.3 mm x 74.6 mm x 8.9 mm
Weight 159 grams 155 grams 149 grams
Networks LTE/3G/2G LTE/3G/2G LTE/3G/2G
Connectivity Wifi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
USB Type C, NFC, Bluetooth 4.2
Wifi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
microUSB, NFC, Bluetooth 4.1
Wifi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
microUSB, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0
Colors Silver/Titan/Gold/Pink Titan/White/Gold, leather back options Titan/White/Gold