tech2 News StaffNov 17, 2015 09:18:21 IST
LG has announced that it will bring the LG Spirit LTE and LG G4 Stylus 4G handsets to India soon. These devices will include Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and Voice over Wi-Fi (VoWiFi) support. LG has also entered in an exclusive partnership with Reliance Retail to sell these devices across the country via various multi-brand outlets.
In terms of specifications, the LG Spirit LTE sports a 4.7-inch HD display with a pixel density of 312 ppi. Under the hood, it is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor coupled with 1GB RAM.
On the camera front, it gets an 8MP rear snapper with LED flash and a 1MP front-facing camera. It also supports features such as Gesture shot, Touch & Shoot, Knock code and Front camera light. The Knock code allows users to access the home screen with over 86,000 possible codes by simply tapping a personalised pattern anywhere on the display.
The 8GB onboard storage can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD card slot. A 2,100mAh battery completes the package. It runs the latest Android 5.0 Lollipop.
On the other hand, the LG G4 Stylus 4G sports a 5.7-inch display with 720 x 1280 pixels of resolution. Needless to say, it accomodates a rubberdium stylus for taking notes. The 4G LTE variant comes powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor and 1GB RAM. It gets a 13-megapixel rear snapper and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. The 8GB onboard storage is expandable via microSD card.
The G4 Stylus runs Android Lollipop and gets its UI from the 2015 flagship G4 that features UX 4.0. Besides the derived UI, other highlights of the G4 include Gesture shot with a three-second countdown for the shutter, Knock code for unlocking the phone with personalised pattern and Glance View to see key notifications on the display when it is off.
The connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, A-GPS, GLONASS and microUSB. The device measures 154.3 x 79.2 x 9.6mm and weighs 163 grams. Finally, a 3000mAh removable battery completes the package.
Speaking on occasion, Amit Gujral, Head Marketing LG Mobiles India said, "With the launch of LG Spirit LTE and the LG G4 Stylus 4G we once again prove our commitment to bringing the best in class products and experiences to our customers. These new devices are a must have for all those who want to take advantage of the 4G network. With Reliance Retail as our partner, and given its extensive network across the country we are sure that existing LG loyalists and potential LG customers who want the best, will be able to own these futuristic gadgets in outlets near them."
Disclaimer: Reliance Retail is owned by Reliance Industries Limited, who also own Network18, the publisher of Firstpost (tech2)
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