Getting to know the front of your device

LG G5 on Android 8.0.0

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Explore an interactive view of the front of your device. Learn about various icons, buttons, and features and where they're located.

  • Audio/headphone jack: Used to plug in your headset or headphones.

    The indicator is in the top right.
  • Back icon: Used to go back one screen.

    The indicator is in the bottom left.
  • Camera icon: Opens the Camera app.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  • Chrome icon: Opens the browser for exploring the internet.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  • Earpiece speaker: Listen to audio or phone calls from here.

    The indicator is towards the top.
  • Front camera: Used for taking pictures and recording videos.

    The indicator is in the top left.
  • Gallery icon: Opens the Gallery app for viewing images.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  • Home icon: Takes you to the last Home screen you were on. If you're on a Home screen, it will take you to the main Home screen. Touch and hold for Google Assistant.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  • Messages icon: Opens the app for sending and receiving text messages.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  • Microphone: Built-in microphone used for phone calls and voice commands.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  • Nano SIM / microSD card slot: Insert or remove your nano SIM / microSD card here.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  • Phone icon: Opens the keypad and phone functions.

    The indicator is in the bottom left.
  • Recent apps icon: Shows the apps you've recently opened, letting you switch between and close apps that are running. Touch and hold to enter split screen mode.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  • Speaker: Used to play sounds on your device.

    The indicator is in the bottom left.
  • Touchscreen: Used to navigate your device.

    The indicator is in the center.
  • USB/charging port: Connects your phone to the battery charger or to another device for transferring data.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  • Volume buttons: Adjusts the volume on your device.

    The indicator is in the top left.

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