Thursday, August 13, 2015
Longest selfies relay chain: LG G4 breaks Guinness World Records record (VIDEO)
MEXICO CITY, Mexico -- In Mexico City, LG gathered around hundreds of people to take selfies with the LG G4 smartphone, in a bid to enter the Book of World records for the most selfies taken with a single smartphone; over 2,500 users took part in this event and the smartphone managed to take 746 selfies, thus setting the new world record for the Longest selfies relay chain (Most selfies taken with a single smartphone),
according to the World Record Academy.
Photo: LG set the world record for the most number of selfies taken in one place, with a selfie relay event held in Mexico. LG managed to take a total of 746 individual and group selfies which broke the previous world record of 531 consecutive selfies that was set in the United States. Photo: LG (enlarge photo)
The previosu Guinness World Records' record for the longest self photographs (selfies) relay chain was 531 - achieved by participants at Stoa's National Invitational Tournament of Champions 2015 (USA), at Bob Jones University, in Greenville, South Carolina, USA on 21 May 2015.
Guinness World Records also recognized the world record for the largest online photo album of self-portrait photographs (selfies) contains 103,690 photos and was achieved by Atasun Optik (Turkey), in Istanbul, Turkey, on 20 September 2014.
"With one selfie taken approximately every 10 seconds, the LG G4 used for the record attempt managed to go the distance without needing a recharge or a battery swap," said Daniel Aguilar, who coordinated the event for LG Electronics Mexico.
The record was set near the Chapultepec Castle in Mexico City.
The previous Guinness World Records world record was set in the U.S. and stood at 531 using the Samsung Galaxy A3 and the A5, so LG has beaten the record.
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