LG U Launched in South Korea at KRW 396,000


Coming off a surprise announcement from the house of LG we have all new LG U smartphone for South Korea market. It’s a carrier exclusive handset for LG U+ mobile operator. With thickness of just 7.7 mm, the LG U has mid-range specifications which includes 5.2 inch full HD display and 3000 mAh battery. The display provides 424 pixels.

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The phone comes with 13 mega pixel rear camera with full HD video recording capabilities and 8 mega pixel front facing camera with Selfie mode for better selfies. Although has a plastic body but looks charming, almost like the metal.

We have put forward the complete specifications of LG U here –

LG U Full Specifications

Display: 5.2 inch 1920 x 1080 pixels full HD IPS In-Cell Touch display
Pixel Density, Protection: 424 PPI
SoC: 1.14 Octa Core processor
GPU: –
RAM:2 Gigs of RAM
Storage: 32 GB onboard storage, Expandable up to 256 GB, Micro SD card slot
Dual SIM: Yes, with Dual Standby
Main Camera: 13 MP rear camera with LED Flash
Front Camera: 8 MP front facing camera
Front LED Flash: No
Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
Battery: 3000 mAh Li-Polymer battery
Quick Charging: Yes
Connectivity: 4G VoLTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi tether
Dimensions, Weight: 147.6 x 73.2 x 7.7 mm, 135 grams
Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor


Decent rear camera

Best LG U Alternatives

Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime
OnePlus 3

Comparison with Other Phones

Locally it will be competing with Samsung Galaxy J7 Prime and other phone under $350.

LG U Price, Availability Info

The LG U is available in Pink, White and Black colors. The LG U Price in Korea is KRW 396,000. If its launched worldwide then, according to exchange rates it will be around $345.

Source : LG Newsroom

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