LG has officially announced their latest Android smartphone LG Pro 2 in the country today. The phone is available in two color options and it is officially priced at Rs. 51,500(MRP). It is also available from some online retailers like Snapdeal for a price worth Rs. 49,890.
Commenting on the launch Soon Kwon, MD, LG India, noted that
“We launched the G Pro last year in the Indian market and received an exceptionally favorable response from consumers. Following the success of the G Pro, we are launching the new G Pro 2, with enhanced features, based on the feedback of our consumers. The year 2014, is going to be an exciting year, as LG plans to bring out a string of innovative devices, which will capture the imagination of users. By year end, we intend to take 10% share of the Indian smartphone market.”
LG G Pro 2 is a phablet offering from LG, and it was originally announced back in February ahead of MWC. The phone is greatly inspired by LG G2 in design, with buttons placed on the rear side. It features a metal mesh finish on its back, that gives protection from fingerprints and smudges.
On the specification front the phone features a 5.9-inch Full HD IPS LCD display with 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution. It has an ultra slim, 3.3mm bezel and an elegant exterior design. The device is powered by quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor clocked at 2.26 GHz, coupled with Adreno 330 GPU.
The LG G PRo 2 has 3 GB of DDR3 RAM, 16GB of internal storage and a microSD card support for storage expansion. It sport a 13 MP rear camera with LED flash, OIS+, 4K video recording and a 1.2 MP front facing camera.
For connectivity, it flaunts 4G LTE, 3G HSDPA, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0 with A2DP, NFC and GPS. The phone runs Android 4.4 Kitkat and it packs a removable battery with 3200 mAh capacity.
LG has also included a range of software tweaks like KnockCode, to unlock the phone with two to eight tap with a whopping 86,000 possible combination, QSlide, Mini View, Content Lock etc.
LG G Pro 2 Specifications
|SmartPhone||LG G Pro 2|
|Display||5.9-inch ( 1920 x 1080p) Full HD IPS LCD display|
|CPU||2.26 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor|
|GPU||Adreno 330 GPU|
|MicroSD card support||Yes, up to 64GB|
|Front Camera||2.1 MP|
|Dual SIM support||NA|
|OS||Android 4.4 KitKat|
|Connectivity Options||Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, 3G, 4G LTE|
|Dimension||157.9 x 81.9 x 8.3mm|