Sprint announced that it will start shipping LG's 2nd-gen flexible OLED phone, the G Flex 2, on March 13. Sprint will charge $504 (24 monthly payments of $21) - but a service plan is required. Preorders begin today.

LG G Flex 2 Verge photo

The G Flex 2 uses a plastic-based flexible OLED display (5.5", Full-HD, 403 PPI) that curves from top to bottom, with a curvature radius of 700 mm. The G Flex 2 has self-healing back coating, a Snapdragon 810 Octacore 2Ghz CPU, 2GB of RAM, LTE, 16/32 GB of storage, 13 MP camera, fast-charging battery and Android 5.0 Lollipop. Yesterday Engadget posted their review of this phone, and they say it is a huge improvement over the original G Flex.

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