Launched in India last year, the budget LG Q6 is finally receiving Android 8.1 Oreo update. The LG Q6 was released with Android 7.1 Nougat operating system out-of-the-box. The software update will also introduce DTS:X 3D stereo sound support which is there on the new LG G7 ThinQ. LG has also added some camera LED light feature. Apart from these, the update claims to improve battery life and performance.
LG Q6 specifications
The LG Q6 is priced at Rs 14,990 and comes with the company’s flagship extended ‘FullVision’ 18:9 aspect ratio display. There is a 5.5-inch screen with full HD+ (2160×1080 pixels) resolution and pixel density of 442ppi. Powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 processor, it runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box along with the LG UX 6.0 skin on top.
LG Q6 comes with a 13MP rear camera and a 5MP front-facing camera with wide-angle sensor. The smartphone offers 3GB of RAM and 32GB internal storage which can be expanded further by adding a microSD card. It is backed by a 3,000 mAh battery and offer 4G, LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g, n, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, FM Radio and a USB Type-B 2.0 port as connectivity options.
In another news, LG recently launched the X5 (2018) smartphone in South Korea. The smartphone offers LG Pay support, which is not yet launched in India. For those unaware, LG Pay support is similar to Samsung Pay which enables users to make payments digitally on traditional point-of-sale machines. The LG X5 (2018) is priced at KRW 363,000 which roughly translates to Rs 22,356 in India. There is no official word from LG as to when the LG X5 (2018) will be launched in India.
The LG X5 (2018) features a 5.5-inch 720p HD display and runs Android 8.0 Oreo operating system. The device is powered by an octa-core MediaTek MT6750 along with 2GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage with support for microSD cards. The LG X5 (2018) offers a 13MP rear camera with LED flash along with a 5MP front camera.