LG has begun sending out invites for an event that should officially reveal the G3 flagship smartphone.

The event will take place on 27 May around the world, in six cities to be exact. The launch will happen across London, New York, San Francisco, Singapore, Istanbul, and Seoul.

The LG G3 is rumoured to come with newly designed rear buttons and a sensor that could be to support the camera. 

Other leaked specs suggest a 5.5-inch Quad HD display meaning a 2560 x 1440 resolution for 534ppi, OIS+ camera, 3GB of RAM, 16GB and 32GB storage options, a polycarbonate build and microSD slot.

It was only yesterday that LG leaked the G3 would be out before June. The words came in a quarterly report. The exact wording was: "Higher revenues are expected in the second quarter with the release of the flagship LG G3 smartphone."

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