Consumer durable giant LG has launched its first Snapdragon 425 powered handset, the X300, in hometown Korea. The LG X300 will be available in Silver and Dark Blue colors and has been priced at 253, 000 Yuan or roughly Rs. 14, 760.
The Snapdragon 425 is an entry-grade chipset with four Cortex A53 cores clocked at 1.4GHz. The chipset is paired with Adreno 308 GPU, 2GB LPDDR3 RAM, and 16GB internal storage with MicroSD card support.
The compact 5-inch 720p HD display on the handset is covered with a curved glass with rounded edges. The handset measures 8.09mm around the waist and weighs a moderate 142 grams.
On the software front, LG X300 is running the latest Android flavor, 7.0 Nougat. For photography, LG has mounted a 13MP camera on the rear paired with LED flash. A customary 5MP selfie snapper is also present on the front. The camera software includes features like Auto Shot, Gesture Shot and other shooting modes.
Right below the rear camera module and LED flash you will spot a fingerprint reader. Other features include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC and a 2500mAh battery.
For now, the LG X300 will retail only in South Korea. The company hasn’t revealed any availability details for global markets.
Key Specifications of LG X300:
|Display||5 inch HD IPS LCD display|
|Processor||1.4GHz quad-core Snapdragon 425|
|Camera||13MP rear and 5MP front camera|
|Internal Memory||16GB, Expandable|
|Dimensions and Weight||144.8 x 72.1 x 8.09mm and 142g|
|Software||Android 7.0 Nougat|
|Price||253,000 Yuan or Approx 17,800 INR|