LG has launched its selfie focused LG Max smartphone in India. Highlight of this device is its 5 mega pixel front facing or selfie camera. It comes with LG’s proprietary features which have been carried over from G series, such as Gesture Shot and Selfie Flash. Gesture Shot lets users to take selfie pictures by simply opening and closing their palm in front of the camera without tapping anywhere or pressing button. The Selfie Flash feature transforms the display of the phone into soft flash for more refined selfies.
As for specifications the Max is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor paired with 1GB of RAM. The device runs Android 5.1.1 Lollipop operating system and features a 5-inch FWVGA display with 854×480 pixels resolution.
Besides a 5 mega pixel front facing camera, it sports an 8 mega pixel rear camera. There is 8GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded using microSD card. Backed up by a 2540mAh battery, it measures 140.8×71.6×9.6mm in dimensions and weighs 155 grams. Connectivity options include 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB 2.0.
Features and Specifications of LG Max
- Processor: 1.3GHz quad-core
- Operating System: Android 5.1.1 Lollipop
- Display: 5-inch FWVGA (854×480 pixels resolution)
- RAM: 1GB
- ROM: 8GB (expandable via microSD card)
- Rear Camera: 8 mega pixel
- Front Camera: 5 mega pixel
- Battery: 2540mAh
- Connectivity: 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and USB 2.0
- Dimensions: 140.8×71.6×9.6mm
- Weight: 155 grams
- Color Options: White, Gold and Titan
Price and Availability
The LG Max will be available to buy for Rs. 10,990 in White, Gold and Titan color options.
“Most of the people who use internet on smartphones use 3G services as 4G is still at a nascent stage in our country. Keeping this in mind, LG has launched LG Max as we are sure that this smartphone will offer unprecedented value to 3G consumers. This smartphone offers great balance of form, function and price and we expect it to be even more successful than its predecessor,” said Mr Amit Gujral, Marketing head, LG Mobiles India.