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User Guide
CAM Plus
Compatible with G5 worldwide except
Korea, Canada and AT&T-powered G5
All rights reserved. LG Electronics Inc., 2016
Note: Please read all information carefully prior to
using the LG CAM Plus in order to enjoy the best
performance and prevent damage to the product.
Product Overview
The LG CAM Plus is a camera grip and extra battery that can be attached to the bottom of
your LG G5.
• With the LG CAM Plus, you can use your LG G5 like a digital camera. Use it to take
pictures like a camera by pressing the shutter button and zooming in and out. Half-press
the shutter button to use the half-shutter function.
• The LG CAM Plus is equipped with a 1,200 mAh battery that can be used as extra battery
when using the camera.
Important Safety Information
• Always use genuine products. Do not use this product for any unintended purpose.
• Using or connecting products that are not genuine may shorten the product’s longevity or
cause an explosion. Doing so may also damage the product and thereby voids the service
• If you insert a module that is not compatible with your service provider, for example, a
module bought from another service provider or in an area that is not covered by your
service provider, your device does not operate normally.
• Do not disassemble the product or allow anything to impact it. Doing so may cause an
electrical shock, short circuit or fire.
• Applying heavy pressure to the product may damage it.
• Some functions of this product may be damaged, or its appearance may be altered or
impaired, if it is bent or crushed and not repaired right away.
• In order to prevent damage, be careful not to drop the product on a hard surface or
subject it to severe shock.
• Keep the product away from water, alcohol, benzene, etc.
• Do not use or store the product in extreme temperatures. Do not leave the product in
direct sunlight for long periods of time. Doing so may cause damage or an explosion.
• Do not use alcohol, benzene, thinners or detergents to clean the product. Doing so may
cause a fire.
• Use a soft cloth to wipe the product.
• Do not place the product near metal objects, such as necklaces, keys, coins, nails, or
clocks. In the case of a short-circuit, there is also the risk of an explosion.
• Keep the product out of the reach of small children and pets. Do not put the product in
your mouth or subject it to severe shock. There is a risk of electric shock, an explosion,
or suffocation.
• Do not connect or insert conductive materials (metal pieces, pencil leads, etc.) into the
• Do not cover or wrap the product with a blanket while using the product.
• The product may become hot after long periods of use. Avoid touching the product when
it becomes hot as it may cause a low-temperature burn.
• Do not dispose of the product as household waste. Doing so may cause a fire or damage
the environment.
• For your safety, do not remove the battery incorporated in the product
• If you need to replace the battery, take it to the nearest authorized LG Electronics service
point or dealer for assistance.
• Li-ion Battery is hazardous component which can cause injury.
• Battery replacement by non-qualified professional can cause damage to your device.
• Do not replace the battery by yourself. The battery can be damaged, which can cause
overheat and injury. The battery must be replaced by the authorized service provider.
The battery should be recycled or disposed separately from household waste.
• In case this product contains a battery incorporated within the product which cannot be
readily removed by end-users, LG recommends that only qualified professionals remove
the battery, either for replacement or for recycling at the end of this product’s working
life. To prevent damage to the product, and for their own safety, users should not attempt
to remove the battery and should contact LG Service Helpline, or other independent
service providers for advice.
• Removal of the battery will involve dismantling of the product case, disconnection of
the electrical cables/contacts, and careful extraction of the battery cell using specialized
tools. If you need the instructions for qualified professionals on how to remove the
battery safely, please visit http://www.lge.com/global/sustainability/environment/takeback-recycling.
Product Components
User Guide
• If there are any missing components, contact the retailer where you purchased the
• Some items are subject to change without prior notice depending on the circumstances.
• The appearance and specifications of the product are subject to change without prior
notice to improve performance.
Product Description
USB Port
Camera On/Off Key
Zoom In/Out Key
Record Key
Shutter Key
Battery Level Indicator LED
Some functions may not be available depending on the product specifications.
Inserting the Battery
1 Align the arrows on both the battery and the module and firmly connect the battery
terminals to the module.
2 Align the battery with the lower edge and carefully slide the module back into the device.
• Never press the Module Eject Key when inserting the module into the device.
• When inserting the battery into the device, make sure the battery is attached to the
Removing the Battery
1 Press the Module Eject Key to partly eject the module from the device.
Module Eject Key
2 Grab the middle of the ejected module and pull it out.
3 Hold the battery and module with both hands and separate them from one another in an
outward arc (as indicated below) to disconnect the battery terminals.
• Do not detach the module while it is in use.
• Immediately attach the module to the main unit if it becomes loose or is detached
during use.
• Be careful to not hurt your hands or fingers when attaching or detaching the module.
• Be careful to not be injured by the edges of the product or the module.
• Make sure the battery and the module are properly inserted. Otherwise, the product may
be damaged or fail to turn on.
• Failing to follow the instructions in this user guide may damage the product.
• This product will not operate normally if your G5 and LG CAM Plus are supported by
different countries or operators.
• The LG CAM Plus cannot be operated while the USB is connected (data communication
and charging are still available).
• If you press the Camera On/Off, Shutter, or Recording buttons, the low-capacity battery
in the LG CAM Plus will charge your LG G5 for some time. The charging feature is not
available when the LG G5’s battery is completely empty (power off).
• OTG devices that are connected to the LG CAM Plus will not be recognized (OTG is not
• The product may be not compatible with camera apps available on online marketplaces.
LED Notifications
• The LED light will turn red while charging, and it will turn green when fully charged.
• After the LG CAM Plus is connected to the phone, the Battery Level Indicator LED will
turn red if the battery level is at 10% or less, and the LED will blink if the battery level is
at 5% or less. (The LED will be off if it is at 11% or more.)
About Firmware Upgrades
• Firmware upgrades are available through CAM Plus Manager, which can be downloaded
and installed from Google Play™ Store (Supported OS: Android™ 6.0 [Marshmallow OS]
or above).
• Firmware upgrade is also available using the LG Friends Manager app.
Information about Burst Shot feature support
The following Burst Shot feature using the LG CAM Plus will be made available through a
future G5 software upgrade.
• Burst Shot
You can take continuous shots to create moving photos.
on the auto mode screen, or tap and hold the Shutter key on the
Tap and hold
LG CAM Plus.
or the Shutter key is held down.
Continuous shots are taken at a fast speed while
Specifications and Features
USB Type
USB 2.0 (Type-C)
Li-ion 1200 mAh
Charging Time
Less than 200 minutes
5 V ±10%, 9 V ±10%
Current Consumption
25 mA (no Charging), 1 mA (Power Off)
Charging Consumption
500 mA
Output Consumption
500 mA
Speaker and Digital MIC
Sound Pressure
1 m Sound Pressure 60 dB ↑ (100%) *Based on full charge
Battery Indicator
Operating Temperature -20 °C ~ 40 °C
73.9 mm X 61.4 mm X 15.9 mm / 55.4 g
Please disregard any other warranty terms provided with this product
Subject to the terms below, LG Electronics Australia Pty Ltd (LG) will for one (1) year from
the date of purchase, authorise a free of charge repair or replacement (at LG’s discretion) of
your LG mobile phone accessory, if in LG’s opinion, it needs repair because of a manufacturing
or materials defect appearing and notified to LG in accordance with this warranty, within such
This LG manufacturer’s warranty only applies to units purchased within Australia and New
Zealand and applies to the original purchaser only. Goods presented for repair may be replaced
by refurbished goods of the same type rather than being repaired. Refurbished parts may be
used to repair the goods.
Before you deliver your product for warranty service it is your responsibility to keep a separate
backup copy of the contents, because the data may be lost during repair of the product. You
are responsible for reinstalling all content including software programs, data and passwords.
Recovery and re-installation of software programs and user data are not covered under the
terms of this manufacturer’s warranty.
This LG Manufacturer’s warranty does not cover (a) cosmetic damage, accident, neglect,
improper storage, misuse, exposure to moisture and dampness or Act of God (b) improper
installation, unauthorised or external interference which is not the fault of LG.
Repairs under the terms of this warranty will be conducted at an LG Authorised Service
Centre. Transportation costs to and from the Service Centre are not covered by this Warranty.
The benefits given by this LG manufacturer’s warranty are additional to other rights and
remedies that you may have under law.
Australian consumers: Our goods come with guarantees that cannot be excluded under the
Australian Consumer Law. You are entitled to a replacement or refund for a major failure and
for compensation for any other reasonably foreseeable loss or damage. You are also entitled
to have the goods repaired or replaced if the goods fail to be of acceptable quality and the
failure does not amount to a major failure.
To make a claim against this manufacturer’s warranty, you must contact LG within one (1) year
of purchase on:
By telephone
1300 LG CARE (1300 542 273) 7 Days, 7am-7pm
New Zealand
0800 LG CARE (0800 542 273) 7 Days, 9am-9pm
By post (Australia Only):
Warranty Claims
LG Electronics Australia
PO Box 212
Horsley Park NSW 2175
When contacting LG for assistance please provide your name and address, model number,
serial number, date of purchase, and a complete description of the problem. This information
will help LG provide fast assistance.
LG Electronics Australia Pty Ltd (ABN 98 064 531 264)
2 Wonderland Drive, Eastern Creek NSW 2766
Any modifications or changes to this manual due to typographical errors or inaccuracies
of stated information shall only be made by LG Electronics Inc.
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