Okay look, the LG G5 was not a successful phone. There's little reason at this point to run out and buy one, but that doesn't mean there's no reason. LG just added the US unlocked model (RS988) to its bootloader unlocking tool. If you need a fast phone with an unlockable bootloader, there are worse choices.
Unlocking the bootloader on your device lets you flash unsigned software to it. That makes things like rooting and custom ROMs more feasible as you don't have to rely on sketchy hacks.Read More
LG adds US unlocked LG G5 (RS988) to bootloader unlock tool was written by the awesome team at Android Police.