LG has unveiled its latest ‘Q Series‘ of smartphones. It includes three new devices called LG Q6, Q6+ and Q6α. They’ll be priced competitively and will include LG’s most sought-out features.
Regardless of the models, they measure 142.5 x 69.3 x 8.1 mm and weighs about 149 Grams. They run on Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS and supports 4G LTE / 3G / 2G networks.
The Q6 sports a minimalist sleek design with attractive curves and rounded corners. It has metallic frame constructed of ultra-strong 7000 series aluminum. Yet it is light weight and durable. It is also comfortable to hold in one hand and includes face recognition feature, that unlocks Q6 faster.
All of the three phones features in 5.5-Inch FHD+ FullVision Display, boasting a 2160 x 1080 pixels resolution, 424ppi pixel density, 18:9 aspect ratio and multi-touch capabilities. Under the hood is an octa-core (1.4GHz A53 x 4 + 1.1GHz A53 x 4) Snapdragon 435 Mobile Platform SoC with Adreno 505 GPU.
The LG Q6+ specs include 4GB RAM with 64GB ROM. The Q6 features in 3GB RAM with 32GB internal memory. The LG Q6α will be the most affordable phone of the lot, sporting 2GB RAM and 16GB internal storage space. They allow further expansion up to 2TB using MicroSD Card.
They include 5MP front facing camera for selfies, equipped with 100-degree wide-angle lens. It can capture large group of friends and family in single shot. On the back side is 13MP Auto Focus snapper with LED Flash. The camera’s improved LG UX 6.0 takes full advantage of 18:9 aspect ratio and FullVision Display. It has Square camera mode as well that allows one to “share your squares” or create photos using multiple square images.
They are powered by 3000 mAh embedded battery. For safety measures, phones battery has passed over 20 battery tests which include heat, penetration and shocks. Connectivity wise, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.2, USB Type-B 2.0, NFC, FM Radio and GPS are supported.
The LG Q6+ will be available in Astro Black, Ice Platinum and Marine Blue colors. The LG Q6 will come in Astro Black, Ice Platinum, Mystic White and Terra Gold colors. The LG Q6α comes in Astro Black, Ice Platinum and Terra Gold colors.
The Q6 will go on sale in key Asian markets next month, followed by Europe, Latin America and North America. Pricing details and exact availability dates were not revealed by the company.
Juno Cho, president of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company commented –
The LG Q6 is a blend of premium features, great performance and attractive pricing, a combination that is extremely important to us as we look at the way consumers are using smartphones around the world. The Q series is our way of getting the superb experiences with the essence of the LG’s premium line-ups to more consumers’ hands and pockets.