NEW DELHI: LG’s new flagship smartphone, LG G3, is all set to arrive in the Indian market. LG India’s official social network accounts have posted a teaser announcing that the phone will be launched on July 21.
An e-commerce website has even started accepting pre-orders for LG G3 with the 16GB variant of the phone priced at Rs 46,990 and the 32GB storage variant priced at Rs 49,990. Available in Metallic black and Silk white colours, the site quotes July 25 as the availability date of the phone.
LG had earlier announced that it would start the global rollout of the phone June 27 onwards.
LG G3 sports a 5.5-inch screen with a resolution of 2560X1440pixels, 538ppi. This is the highest resolution screen in a flagship phone right now (barring Oppo Find 7).
The phone is powered by 2.5GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 quad-core processor and will be available in 16 and 32GB internal storage versions with 2GB and 3GB RAM, respectively. Both models support up to 128GB microSD cards.
It sports a 13MP camera that boasts of Optical Image Stabilization+ (OIS+) and laser auto focus. It captures images by measuring the distance between the subject and the camera using a laser beam for better pictures.
LG claims that G3 offers an extremely comfortable grip for one-handed use with its ergonomic arch and slim side profile. Made of plastic, it sports a metallic skin with matte finish. LG G3 sports a built-in 1W speaker with Boost AMP for richer sounds and clearer tones.
The phone runs Android 4.4 KitKat and features a minimalist user interface design with flat graphics. Most graphical elements sport circular motif.