LG today unveiled their flagship device the LG G3 at a Press Event in six cities across the globe.
This is most notable in the User Interface which uses flat icons, and special apps such as Smart Keyboard (with Adjustable Keyboard Height, Adaptive Keyboard), Smart Notice (Note taking app), etc. The G3 boasts a build with a Metallic Skin and a Floating Arc Design. The Display is a 5.5″ Quad HD with a pixel density of 538 ppi. The phone uses Rear keys as with their previous devices.The device is powered by a 2.5 GHz Quad-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 801 processor backed by 3 GB RAM.
The 13 Megapixel camera on the rear has a Laser Auto Focus and Advanced OIS+ (Optical Image Stabilizer), and has a Dual Flash. The phone’s sound quality is beefed up by the 1 Watt Speaker with Boost Amp. The device also incorporates the KnockON and Knock Code features we have seen from it’s predecessor. The G3 is packed with a whopping 3000 mAH user removable battery.
|Operating System||Android 4.4.2 KitKat|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon™ 801 2.5GHz Quad-Core|
|Display||5.5-inch Quad HD IPS (2560 x 1440, 538ppi)|
|Storage||16/32GB eMMC ROM, microSD slot (128GB max)|
|Camera||Rear 13.0MP with OIS+ and Laser Auto Focus / Front 2.1MP|
|Connectivity||4G / LTE / HSPA+ 21 Mbps (3G), Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth Smart Ready (Apt-X), NFC, SlimPort, A-GPS/Glonass, USB 2.0|
|Dimensions||146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9mm|
|Misc||Smart Keyboard, Smart Notice, Knock CodeTM, Guest Mode,|
Additionally, LG are also offering special accessories for the device:
- QuickCircleTM Case: Available in five colors, this case allows easy access to frequently used functions such as calling, text messaging, music and camera all from the QuickCircle window without opening the cover. In addition to it, LG will also offer Slim Guard Cases and Slim Hard Cases.
- LG Tone InfinimTM (HBS-900): Developed in collaboration with Harman/Kardon, the Bluetooth stereo headset delivers premium audio quality sound in a stylish design. Built with retractable wire management technology and jog buttons for effortless search, Tone Infinim also features Name AlertTM to verbally notify you who is calling before you answer.
- Wireless Charger– Compatible with Qi’s wireless power charging technology.
The phone will come in five attractive colours: Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold, Moon Violet, Burgundy Red.
The LG G3 will be available in stores and retail outlets soon.