LG today launched its latest flagship, the G6 at an event in Delhi. The device was announced during the MWC 2017. The main highlight of the device is its dual primary cameras. The LG G6 comes with a 18:9 display and Snapdragon 821 chipset. The device has been priced at Rs. 51,990 and will be available in Black and Platinum color options.
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LG G6 Specifications
LG’s flagship smartphone boasts a 5.7-inch Quad HD+ (2880 x 1440) display. Covered by the Gorilla Glass 3, the 18:9 screen sports some ultra-thin bezels. The G6 comes with a premium aluminum construction with a Gorilla Glass 5 covering its back. In India, the phone will be available in two color choices namely Black and Platinum.
Moving inside, the powerful Snapdragon 821 SoC sits inside the handset. This is mated with 4 GB LPDDR4 RAM and 64 GB internal storage. Even though this is a very potent combination, the Samsung Galaxy S8 outshines it with the latest Snapdragon 835 chipset. Software-wise, the G6 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system layered with LG UX 6.0.
It is the camera which puts the LG G6 ahead of its competitor. The main charisma is the 13 MP dual lens rear camera of the phone. Equipped with OIS 2.0 (Optical Image Stabilization), the primary snapper can shoot exceptional images even in low light conditions. As with every dual camera smartphone, the G6 can capture mind-blowing bokeh effects. The handset can record 4K as well as 720p slow motion videos.
The front camera is a standard wide-angle 5 MP unit. It supports features like Auto Shot, Gesture View, Selfie Light, Gesture Shot, and more.
The LG G6 is an IP68 certified water and dust resistant smartphone. Speaking of connectivity, the phone supports 4G LTE along with VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, GPS, A-GPS, S-GPS, Bluetooth v4.2, Wi-Fi Direct, etc. A 3300mAh battery juices up the handset. The device comes with Quick Charge 3.0 support. The G6 comes with a USB Type-C port and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner.
Additionally, the Indian version of the G6 also comes with Hi-Fi Quad DAC as well, for an enhanced audio experience.
Pricing and Availability
The LG G6 has been priced at Rs. 51,990. It will be available in Astro Black, Ice Platinum and Mystic White colour options. LG has also listed a number of special launch offers as well.
LG G6 Special Launch Offers
Up to Rs. 10,000 cashback
Customers who buy the LG G6 tomorrow on Amazon.in will get a total of Rs. 10,000 cashback, effectively bringing down the cost of the G6 to Rs. 41,990.
If you pre-order the LG G6 before April 30 with an HDFC Bank or SBI Credit / Debit card, you will get an additional Rs. 7,000 cashback.
- 50 percent off on the LG Tone Active+ HBS A100 headset
- Free one time screen replacement within 6 months from the date of purchase
- Up to Rs. 14,100 in free EA Special gifts for 6 games