LG's Launches Its Flagship Smartphone G6 In India; Here's Five Things You Need To Know About It

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| } April 24 , 2017 , 15:49 IST
[caption id="attachment_258465" align="aligncenter" width="700"]Representational Image Representational Image[/caption] Kicking off an era of premium smartphones with the 18:9 screen aspect ratio, South Korean giant LG on Monday launched G6 in the Indian market. Initially launched at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona in February, the 18:9 format offers more viewing space and a better immersive experience while streaming videos and playing games. Also Read: LG G6 All Set To Launch In India; Click For Launch Date, Specifications & More "The LG G6 is a perfect blend of all that consumers' desire -- minimalistic design, ergonomic excellence and superb durability. We are confident that this product is the best in its league," Amit Gujral, Head, Corporate Marketing, LG Electronics India, said. Also Read: 300 WhatsApp Groups Identified For Mobilising Stone-Pelters In Kashmir Here are five things you must know about the smartphone before buying it: Display LG G6 features a minimalist design that is sleek all round. It comes with a 5.7-inch QHD+ (2,880 x 1,440 resolution) "FullVision" display. In-Built Google Assistant The device has Google Assistant built-in, empowering users to get quick answers, manage everyday tasks, enjoy their favourite music and videos and search G6 more efficiently than ever. Camera G6 features dual 13MP rear cameras, including a 125-degree lens on the wide angle and also comes with an expanded 100-degree field of view with its 5MP front camera. LG UX 6.0 provides a "Square Camera" feature which divides the 18:9 display into two identical perfect squares. With this, users can shoot images in 1:1 format -- a popular format on social media apps such as Instagram -- and review them in the adjacent window. Processor The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor paired up with 4GB of RAM and runs on the Android Nougat operating system. LG G6 is equipped with "heat pipes" for better cooling as part of its efforts to strengthen product safety. Price The all new LG G6 is priced at Rs 51,990 in India.