LG’s innovative flagship G5, which is also the first modular handset, is now available for pre-order in India for 52,990 INR. The pre-booking will remain open till May 30 on Flipkart, and all customers who prebook LG G5 will get a LG Cam Plus module bundled with the device for free.
LG Cam plus is a G5 ‘Friend’ module that add extra camera buttons and extra battery. The bottom part clips open and can be replaced with different modules for enhanced functionality. Other Friends or companion devices include LG 360 VR, LG 360 CAM, LG Rolling Bot, LG Tone Platinum, H3 by B&O Play, LG Smart Controller, and LG Friends Manager.
Talking of features and specifications of LG G5, you will get a 5.3 inch QHD display with Always-on display technology. Under the hood, there is Snapdragon 820 quad core processor coupled with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage. You can also expand storage using a microSD card. Other features include 16MP rear camera, 8MP front camera, Android 6.0 Marshmallow based software and 2800 mAh battery.
Commenting on the launch, Amit Gujral, Marketing Head, Mobiles, LG India, said, “The wait for the most anticipated smartphone, in fact the first ever modular phone of 2016 to arrive in India is now over. Customers can now pre-book the LG G5 and we hope more and more people will take advantage of this opportunity. The G5 is our most innovative smartphone till date and consumers would surely be awestruck on the most innovative modular concept of LG G5. We are very excited to bring LG G5 to India.”
Key Specifications of LG G5:
|Display||5.3 inch QHD(2K) IPS LCD display|
|Processor||2.2 GHz Quad Core Snapdragon 820, Adreno 530|
|Camera||16 MP + 8MP rear and 8 MP front camera|
|Internal Memory||32GB, Expandable by 2TB|
|Dimensions and Weight||149.4 x 73.9 x 7.3 mm and 159 grams|
|Dual SIM||Yes (optional)|