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.
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.
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|
|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
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