South Korean smartphone giant, LG will be unveiling their flagship phone, the LG G6 at the MWC 2017 event on Sunday. However, ahead of the event, LG launched a mid-range smartphone, the LG X power 2, which is the successor to last year’s LG X power.
The highlights of the LG X power 2 is its 4500mAh battery, which LG rates as to deliver seven days of battery life. But, the actual results will tell the entire story. Other specs include a 5.5-inch HD display with a resolution of 720*1280 pixels. At the heart of the phone is a 1.5GHz octa-core processor, which is unspecified at the moment, but LG might go with the Snapdragon 435 SoC.
The phone runs Android Nougat out-of-the-box with LG UX on top and comes with several connectivity options including the 4G LTE, VoLTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, and GPS. The phone comes in two RAM variants- 2GB and 1.5GB, where the 1.5GB RAM option is limited to some markets, which LG did not reveal as of now.
LG X power 2 Key specifications
- 5.5-inch HD display
- 1.5GHz Octa-Core processor
- 1.5GB / 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 2TB with microSD
- Android 7.0 (Nougat)
- 13MP rear camera with LED Flash, 5MP front-facing camera, soft LED flash, wide-angle lens
- Weight: 164g
- 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, USB OTG
- 4500mAh battery with fast charging
The LG X power 2 comes with a 13MP rear-facing camera with support for LED flash and a 5MP front-facing camera that also has support for LED flash. The phone weighs 164 grams and measures 8.4mm in thickness, much like what other phones in the same price category.
As said earlier, the phone comes with a 4500mAh battery and also has support for fast charging, which fully charges the phone in two hours. Currently, there are no details regarding the pricing of the phone and the phone will go on sale from March first week in some Latin America markets and will reach other markets such as the America, Asia, and Europe by the end of March.