LG has been on a launching spree with the LG G4 Stylus which was launched last month there is another device in the LG G4 device’s tally called the LG G4 Beat. The device will be launched in many countries and will be available in the market from end of this month. The countries in which the device is being launched are Europe, Latin America, France, Germany, Brazil these are announced and along with these in countries like India, China, Russia, Singapore, South Africa and Turkey too the device is expected be launched in a similar time frame.
The LG G4 Beat comes with a 5.2 inch full-HD display having 1080×1920 pixels resolution which is a bit smaller compared to the LG G4 which is 5.5 inch. The G4 Beat is powered by a 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon Octa-core 615 processor which clocks at 1.5GHz and is supported by 1.5GB RAM and Adreno 405 GPU. The device runs on Android Lollipop 5.1.1 based LG G$ Beat sports which is LG UX 4.0 UI for this model. Coming to the camera aspect it comes with a 8MP rear or primary camera and a 5MP front facing camera. The Camera is not same on all devices being launched with the Latin America model getting a 13MP rear camera like the one in the flagship LG G4. All the Software features like the Manual mode, gesture interval shot, color spectrum sensor and laser autofocus which helps in decreasing the time taken to focus on an object in the auto focus mode.
Features and Specifications of LG G4 Beat:
Display: 5.2 inch Full HD with 1080×1920 pixels resolution
Processor: 64-bit Qualcomm Snapdragon Octa-core 615
Clocking speed: 1.5 GHz
GPU: Adreno 405
Camera: Primary/Rear – 13MP (Latin America model) and 8MP for other countries, Front: 5MP
Battery: 2300 mAh removable
Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, NFC, A-GPS, Glonass, and USB 2.0
The LG G4 Beat comes in three different colors Metallic Silver, Ceramic White and Shiny Gold it measures 142.7×72.6×9.85mm and weighs 139 grams.
Juno Cho, President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company said during the launch “Too often, mid-tier phones sacrifice overall usability in order to include that one killer feature,” he also said that “Our goal with the LG G4 Beat was to create a phone that was not only well- balanced in terms of display, camera, performance and design but delivered terrific value and satisfaction.”
The pricing and exact date of availability of the LG G4 Beat is not yet announced in India but most likely it will be available in July ending and is a good alternative to users who want to try out their hands on the LG G4 but cannot afford it.