South Korean consumer electronics giant LG will unveil its flagship – the G6 today (April 24). The smartphone will be available exclusively on e-commerce site Amazon.in.
LG India, in a tweet, revealed that the G6 will be available on Amazon India. The LG G6 is likely to be available at authorised offline retailers across the country.
Mumbai-based Mahesh Telecom has revealed the price of LG G6 along with other details. The device will start retailing starting April 29 for Rs 51,990. Meanwhile, those who pre-book the LG G6 can avail a discount of Rs 7,000 cash back if they are either HDFC or SBI credit/debit card holders.
Use the new IP68 certified #LGG6, resistant to water & dust. Available at @amazonIN exclusively https://t.co/qYKBmaJVsJ #SeeMoreHoldLess pic.twitter.com/gDbiSx8zpB — LG India (@LGIndiaTweets) April 23, 2017
There is also a one-time screen replacement offer along with 50 per cent discount on accessories.
The company has, however, not revealed details about the G6’s pricing.
Also, the LG G6 is already up for pre-orders in the country.
The LG G6 comes with a price tag of KRW 899,800 in South Korea, which roughly translates to Rs 51,200.
The smartphone will compete with the recently-launched Samsung Galaxy, which was launched at Rs 57,900.
The LG G6 was globally unveiled at MWC 2017 in February. The LG G6 comes with a 5.7-inch QHD+ (2,880 x 1,440 resolution) FullVision display, and for the first time ever in a smartphone, an 18:9 screen aspect ratio.
In a G6 Game Collection promotion for G6 buyers, in-game content with a retail value of up to a total of US$200 for six games – Temple Run 2, Spider-Man Unlimited, Crossy Road, SimCity BuildIt, Cookie Jam and Genies & Gems – on Google Play, are offered for free.
In terms of specifications, the LG G6 comes with dual 13MP rear cameras, including a 125-degree lens on the wide angle. The G6 also comes with an expanded 100-degree field of view with its 5MP front camera. It is IP68 water and dust resistance that makes it safe to be immersed in up to 1.5 meters of water for as long as 30 minutes. The LG G6 has Google Assistant built-in.
Detailed specifications of LG G6:
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Processor
5.7-inch 18:9 QHD+ FullVision Display (2880 x 1440 / 564ppi)
4GB LPDDR4 RAM / 32GB or 64GB UFS 2.0 ROM / MicroSD (up to 2TB)
13MP Wide (F2.4 / 125°) / 13MP Standard OIS 2.0 (F1.8 / 71°) Rear Camera
5MP Wide (F2.2 / 100°) Front Camera
3,300mAh (embedded) battery
Android 7.0 Nougat OS
Size: 148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9mm
Network: LTE-A 3 Band CA
Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac / Bluetooth 4.2 BLE / NFC / USB Type-C 2.0 (3.1 compatible)
Colours: Astro Black / Ice Platinum / Mystic White
Other features: Water and Dust Resistant / Fingerprint Sensor / UX 6.0 / Dolby Vision / HDR10 / Qualcomm
Quick Charge 3.0 / 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC