LG introduced Class, its latest smartphone with metal body back in September in Korea. Today the company has announced that the smartphone will launch as Zero in some global markets. 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, runs Android 5.1 (Lollipop), has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 8-megapixel front-facing camera (same sensor used in the LG G4), similar to the Class, but the Zero has 1.5GB of RAM instead of 2GB of RAM.
The smartphone is just 7.4mm thick, has full metal body and weighs 147 grams. It has powerful loudspeaker with 1W (watt) output that promises a clear sound.
LG Zero (Class) specifications
- 5-inch (1280× 720 pixels) HD IPS In-cell Touch display
- 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 410 (MSM8916) processor with Adreno 306 GPU
- 1.5GB LPDDR3 RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory with microSD
- Android 5.1 (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
- 2,050mAh built-in battery
The LG Zero comes in Silver and Gold and will roll out globally starting from this week in Taiwan followed by other key markets in Asia, Europe and Latin America. It will be released in the original name, Class in Germany, Korea, Russia and Singapore. Specifications may vary depending on the market said the company. Pricing will be announced locally at the time of launch.