LG just launched its flagship G6 smartphone at an event in India, as it had promised. It was introduced at MWC 2017 event in Barcelona back in February and packs 13-megapixel dual rear cameras with dual-tone LED flash, OIS 2.0, manual mode, 125-degree lens for secondary camera and a secondary 5-megapixel front camera with 100-degree wide angle lens.
It has IP68 ratings for water and dust resistance that makes it safe to be immersed in up to 1.5 meters of water for as long as 30 minutes. It has also passed the MIL-STD 810G standard for durability. It is the first smartphone to feature Dolby Vision technology. It also supports HDR 10 and has Quad DAC built-in.
LG G6 specifications
- 5.7-inch (1440 × 2880 pixels) QHD+ LCD display with a 18:9 aspect ratio, 564 PPI
- Quad-core Snapdragon 821 processor with Adreno 530 GPU
- 4GB LPDDR4 RAM, 64GB (UFS 2.0) internal memory, expandable memory up to 2TB with microSD
- Android 7.0 (Nougat) with LG UX 6.0, Google Assistant
- 13MP dual rear cameras with dual-tone LED Flash, OIS 2.0, 4K video recording, 71-degree-wide angle lens, secondary rear camera with 125-degree lens
- 5MP front camera with 100-degree wide-angle lens
- Fingerprint sensor
- Water, dust resistant (IP68)
- 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC, Dolby Vision
- Dimensions: 148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9mm; Weight: 163g
- 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C 2.0 (3.1 compatible)
- 3300mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
The LG G6 comes in Astro Black, Ice Platinum and Mystic White colors, is priced at Rs. 51,990 and will be available from tomorrow, April 25th exclusively on Amazon.in online and from stores. Amazon Prime customers who purchase it tomorrow also get Rs. 10,000 Amazon cashback. Check out our LG G6 Review, if you are planning to buy the phone. It also comes with several launch offers.
LG G6 launch offers
- Rs. 7000 cash back (Rs. 5000+ additional Rs. 2000 cash back) for HDFC Bank and SBI Card holders (Rs. 2000 cash back till May 1st, Rs. 5000 cash back till May 31st)
- 50% off on LG Tone Active+ HBS-A100 headset worth Rs. 9,990
- Free EA Special gifts worth Rs. 14,100 for 6 games
- Free one time screen replacement within 6 months of purchase