The Juno Cho, President of Mobile Communications Company, LG Electronics launched The LG G6 at the company’s launch event at MWC 2017 in Barcelona. The LG G6 comes under the company’s slogan of “Less Artificial, More Intelligence”. The LG G6 is the first non-Google Pixel that comes with Google Assistant.
The G6 sports with a metal frame and glass back body. The fingerprint scanner is placed at back. The G6 has IP68 certification that makes smartphone dust and water resistance. It will be available in three different colour variants – Ice Platinum, Mystic White, Astro Black. It will be available for pre-order on March 2 and will go on sale from March 10. The pricing details is still nor reviled.
The LG G6 has 5.7-inch QHD+ FullVision display with pixel density of 564ppi, the G6 display has an 18:9(Univisium) aspect ratio rather than 16:9. LG says that cinemas, TV, and smartphones will all be moving towards this new 18:9 ratio. . LG claimed that the company’s new UI UX 6.0 has been optimised for the new 18:9 aspect ratio on the LG G6. The G6 comes with Dolby Vision supports and also supports HDR10 tech.
The G6 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 SoC with 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM. The device runs on the latest Android 7.0 Nougat with the LG UX 6.0 UI. It will be available in two storage options – 32GB and 64GB that can be expanded up to 2TB via microSD.
The G6 sports dual rear camera setup with 13-megapixel sensors one camera offers 125 degree wide angle shots with 125-degree lens and f/2.4 aperture, while second camera offers 71-degree lens and OIS 2.0. And on the front side the G6 comes with a 5-megapixel wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and 100-degree lens.
The LG G6 includes LTE-A 3 Band CA network, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.2, NFC, and USB Type-C 2.0 in connectivity options. The device sports a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC (digital to analogue converter) for enhanced audio playback. The LG G6 comes 3300mAh non removable battery that is 500mAh more than the G5.