LG Electronics, the South Korean based multinational electronics company announced their latest offering the LG G6 smartphone at a launch event held in New Delhi, India. The LG G6 is the successor of LG G5 smartphone which was launched during Mobile World Congress 2016. The LG G6 smartphone is sculpted from aluminum and glass. the smartphone features a bezel less design just like the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ to hold the larger screen. the smartphone is priced at 51,990 and will be available online exclusively on Amazon India and other than offline stores starting from tomorrow April 24. the smartphone is further bundled with some exciting welcome offers which includes cash back upto Rs 5,000 for HDFC and SBI Credit Card (also State Bank Debit Card) customers along with another cash back offer of Rs 2,000 for pre-booking and 50 percent discount on the LG tone Active HBS-A100 wireless headset which is usually priced at Rs 9,990 – the smartphone is also bundled with a speacial offer from EA mobile, which includes six interesting games like Temple Run 2, Cookie Jam, Simcity Buildit, Spider-Man Unlimited, Genies & Gems and Crossy Road worth Rs. 14,100 for free.
Mr. Amit Gujral – LG Electronics India, Head Corporate Marketing stated : “LG G6 is a perfect example of our focus on innovation and continued investment in delivering truly compelling smartphone experience to our consumers. The LG G6 is a perfect blend of all that consumers’ desire- minimalistic design, ergonomic excellence and superb durability. We are confident that this product is the best in its league.”
You can also watch the LG G6 Smartphone launch event here :
Coming to the specifications, the LG G6 smartphone sports a Metal Body with Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection on Screen and Rear Camera and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the Back. it features a 5.7-Inch QHD Plus FullVision Display with a resolution of 2880 x 1440p pixels, 564 ppi and an Aspect Ratio of 18:9 – the smartphone comes with IP68 rating and is Water, Dust Resistance and, Shock Resistant. the smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 2.35 GHz + 1.6 GHz Quad-Core 64-bit processor paired with 4GB of RAM. the smartphone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat update with the LG UX 6.0 UI on top. it is packed with 64GB of internal storage which is expandable upto a massive 2TB via MicroSD card support.
The higlight feature of the LG G6 smartphone is its Dual Rear Camera setup – the smartphone sports an 13MP Dual rear camera with one Standard-Angle Lens upto 71 degrees, 1/3.06″ image sensor, and F/1.8 aperture for low light while the other with 13 MP Wide-Angle Lens upto 125 degrees, 1/3.06″ image sensor, F/2.4 aperture for low light. check the detailed camera features below :
|• Phase Detection Auto Focus (PDAF) – fast, stable autofocus for objects at long distance or in outdoor environments||• Camera and Video Zoom – up to 8x|
|• Camera Resolutions: up to 4160 x 3120||• Square Camera – divides the UI in two 1:1 squares; includes Snap Shot, Match Shot, Grid Shot, and Guide Shot|
|• Manual Mode – adjust shutter speed, ISO, exposure, white balance, and more; save image as RAW (JPEG + DNG)||• Pop-out Picture Mode – use both rear cameras to automatically add frame effects|
|• Optical Image Stabilization (OIS 2.0) – capture sharp images quickly with less blur||• Filter Effect – preset filter effects give photos a film-like look|
|• Tracking Focus – track and maintain focus on a moving object||• Burst Shot – hold the shutter button to take multiple shots in sequence|
|• Zero Shutter Lag – capture image immediately when shutter is pressed in camera mode||• 360 Panorama Mode – capture the whole scene with stitched together shots|
|• HDR Options – set HDR mode to on, off, or auto to control contrast in images||• Multi-view – create a photo or video collage with the dual rear and front cameras|
|• Zoom Out. Zoom In. – zoom continuously between standard and wide-angle lenses1||• Fast snapshot – double press volume key for direct access to camera, even when phone is in sleep mode|
On the front, there is 5Mp with support for Wide-Angle Lens upto 100 degree, F/2.2 aperature and features like Auto Shot, Gesture Shot, Gesture Interval Shot, Gesture View, Selfie Light and Beauty Shot.
The LG G6 smartphone can also captures 4K Ultra HD Video recording from its 13MP Dual Rear Camera with a resolution of 340 x 2160 and features Electronic Image Stabilization, Steady Record 2.0, Hi-Fi Video Recording, Slow Motion, Manual Mode, Noise Filter, Live Shot, Snap Video, Time Lapse, Quick Video Editor, Auto Edit, Live Zooming, Pause & Resume Video Recording, Video Screenshot and Geo Tagging.
The smartphone is also pre-loaded with Google Assistant and comes with tons of features which includes 360º Live Wallpaper, Collage Wallpapers, Comfort View (reduce eye strain with blue light emission), Smart Keyboard with Multilanguage Suppor, Smart Doctor (phone diagnosis for improved performance), LG Health (Fitness app), Smart Lock, Smart Bulletin, Quick Memo, Customizable Home Touch Buttons, Battery Saver, QSlide to overlay two windows with adjustable sizing and transparency, Double tap to wake up/sleep alongwith a finger Print sensor.
The smartphone is backed with 3,300 mAh non-removable battery ans supports Quick Charge 3.0 – On the connectivity front. the smartphone includes options like 3G/4G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac , Wi-Fi Direct, NFC, DLNA, S-GPS, A-GPS, USB Type-C and Miracast. the smartphone measures at 148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9mm and weighs around 163 grams and will be available in Platinum and Black Color options
Here are the terms and conditions to claim the cash back offers
• Rs. 7,000 Cash back is applicable for Purchases till 1st May on Pine Labs platform.
• From 2nd May normal Cash Back of Rs. 5,000 will be applicable.
• Cash back applicable only for HDFC/SBI Card purchases through Pine Lab machines with LG Program .
• Cash Back is applicable on only one transaction per Card
• Cash back to be posted to customer account within 90 Days.
• Steps to redeem HBS-A100 Tone Active+
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→ Fill the required information and submit.
→ Post successful verification message, Promo code shall be send on your registered email ID .
→ Enter promo code on and get 50% off on HBS-A100 Tone Active+ .
→ Offer Valid till 31st May 2017
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