South Korean electronics maker LG might not have been as active in the smartphone industry as some of the other big companies but that doesn’t mean it is completely absent from it. LG has launched a new smartphone named LG X6 in South Korea expanding its smartphone portfolio. The LG X6 is a mid-range smartphone with MIL-STD 810G certification, which is a mark that it’s durable. Some of the highlights of the LG X6 includes a water-drop notch that houses the front camera of the device, a triple-rear camera setup at the back and a 3,500mAh battery. It is also powered by a MediaTek CPU and it has support for Google Assistant as well. Although the LG X6 is launched in South Korea, in India, the company is planning to launch its next LG W-series smartphones. The LG W-series smartphones are already being teased on Amazon India so it will be sold exclusively on the online e-commerce platform.
LG X6 price and availability
The LG X6 holds a price tag of KRW 3,49,800 (approximately Rs 20,500) for the 3GB RAM/ 64GB storage variant. It comes in two colour options – New Moroccan and New Aurora Black.
Other than South Korea, the company hasn’t said anything about the availability of the LG X6 in other markets.
LG X6 specifications and features
The LG X6 sports a 6.26-inch Full HD+ (720 x 1520 pixels) display that has a water-drop shaped notch on its top. The smartphone is powered by the MediaTek MT6762 SoC and it comes with 3GB of RAM. The LG X6 runs Android 9 Pie and it packs a 3,500mAh battery with no fast charging support. According to the company, the LG X6’s battery is capable of giving up to 13 hours of talk time and 625 hours of standby time. The newly launched smartphone also packs a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner which is similar to the other smartphones in this price point. The LG X6 packs 64GB of internal storage with support of microSD card of up to 2TB. The newly launched LG X6 measures at 161.3x77x8.7mm and weighs 172 grams.
On the imaging front, the LG X6 features a triple-rear camera setup which comprises of a 16MP main sensor, a 5MP wide-angle lens and a 2MP depth sensor. On the front, there is a 13MP selfie camera for selfies and video calling. The front camera is placed in the waterdrop notch setup.