LG has officially announced Class, the company’s latest smartphone with a metal body after several rumors. It has a 5-inch HD display with a curved glass offering a 3D effect, is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 410 64-bit processor and runs Android Lollipop. It has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera, which uses the same 8MP sensor used in the LG G4. It has Gesture Interval Shot, Beauty Shot and more camera features.
It has a powerful loudspeaker with 1W (watt) output that promises a clear sound. The smartphone is just 7.4mm thick and weighs 147 grams, even though it has a metal back. The power button and the volume rockers are present on the back, similar to the latest LG G series smartphones.
LG Class specifications
- 5-inch (1280× 720 pixels) HD IPS display
- 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 410 (MSM8916) processor with Adreno 306 GPU
- 2GB LPDDR3 RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 2TB with microSD
- Android Lollipop
- 13MP rear camera with LED Flash
- 8MP front-facing camera
- 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio, 1W speaker
- Dimensions: 142 x 71.8 x 7.4mm; Weight: 147g
- 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, NFC
- 2,050mAh built-in battery
The LG Class comes in Gold, Silver and Blue Black colors and is priced at 399300 Won ( US$ 340 / Rs. 22,475 appox.). It will be available through all the major Korean carriers starting from today, September 21st.