LG has announced a new mid-ranger smartphone for its home country – South Korea. Dubbed LG Band Play, the phone will be available for purchase by end of this week for the price of KRW 394,800 (approx. $356 as per current exchange price). It features a 1-watt speaker for great sound experience and comes along with a pair of LG QuadBeat 3 headset.
Equipped with a 5 inch 720p display, the Band Play is powered by a Snapdragon 410 chipset with 1.2GHz quad-core processor. It packs 2GB of RAM, 16GB of expandable storage, and a 2,300mAh replaceable battery.
In the camera department, the LG Band Play offers a 13 megapixel primary snapper with laser auto focus and a 5 megapixel wide-angle selfie unit.
It is not confirmed whether the smartphone will roll-out to other international markets or it is exclusive to South Korea.
|LG Band Play Key Specs|
|Display||5.0 inch HD display|
|Screen Resolution||1280 x 720 pixels|
|Operating System||Android 5.0 Lollipop|
|RAM||2GB of RAM|
|Internal Storage||16GB (expandable up to 64GB)|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 SoC, 1.2GHz quad-core processor|
|Rear Camera||20.7MP camera|
|Front Camera||13 MP camera|
|Battery||2,300mAh battery, removable battery|
|Dimension||139.7 × 71.9 × 8.3mm|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, microUSB 2.0, GPS with A-GPS, NFC|
|Price||KRW 394,800 ($356)|