LG kicks off MWC 2017 with a blast unveiling of their new flagship LG G6 at MWC 2017 in Barcelona. The countless number of rumors surround G6 about its specifications and design got us more and more excited for the launch of this new flagship smartphone and the day has finally arrived.
Juno Cho Head LG Mobile communications addressed last years G5’s Modular design and Said “We are proud of our attempt with G5’s modular design but consumers demand change. Consumers want a balance between core functionality and technology,”. but we all know that it was the reason for LG Abysmal performance.
LG has focused hugely on one-handed usability by fitting bigger 5.7-inch QHD display into a smaller form factor. The display has 18:9 Aspect Ratio which LG is calling Full vision Display.
3 time Oscar winning Cinematographer Vittorio storaro has explained the benefits of 18:9 full vision display, the 18:9 full vision display eliminates the need to crop content to fit into the display and Mr.storaro believes 18:9 will become the standard in near future.
The native media player in G6 will scale the normal 16:9 media to 18:9 for more immersive experience.Due to the bigger screen now users can get a glance at 11.3% more information.
G6 will also be the first smartphone to support Dolby vision and HDR 10 which will enhance your media consumption experience, the technology was previously only available to television and many leading entertainment providers like Netflix and Amazon have already started streaming in 18:9 resolution.
G6 will be the first smartphone apart from Pixel phones to be optimized for google assistant. Now users can take full advantage of all the features that Google assistant has to offer from the New LG G6. The device also comes IP68 Certified which means it will be both Dust and water resistant.
LG chose to install HI-FI Quad DAC for all you audiophiles out there so you can enjoy your high-quality music and kept the best feature of G5 the wide angle dual camera setup with 13 MP 125-degree wide angle lens, this device is capable of taking breathtaking shots coupled with the 5 MP 100-degree wide angle lens selfie shooter, it checks all the checkboxes in camera department.
LG G6 comes with a bigger Non-removable 3300 mAh battery with special features like Game battery saver which will reduce the amount of power the device will consume by killing the unnecessary apps running in the background. LG has also taken safety measure to avoid any heating issues like the once we have seen in Samsung Galaxy Note 7.
LG is providing 200$ worth in-game content for G6 buyers and has partnered up with Imangi Studio wich is going to offer 650,000 coins in it game Temple Run 2: The lost jungle which will be enough to unlock every character in the game and LG has also partnered up with 5 other game developers. All the games and apps will also be upscaled to fill the screen.
To sum up, LG G6 will come with Snapdragon 821 and 4 GB RAM coupled with 32/64 GB ROM, Micro SD Card up to 2 TB, 2K QHD Display (2880X1440), USB-C, Wireless charging, Qualcomm Fast charging 3.0, Dual 13 MP wide-angle camera along with 5 MP front camera and Fingerprint scanner.
The G6 will come in four colors namely ice platinum, mystic white and Astro black and we still have no idea about the pricing or the availability but we are expecting to it to launch in 2017 Q1 and with Samsung holding on to most of the first batch of Snapdragon 835, we might also see an upgrade to G6 as the one we have seen with Oneplus 3T with the newer SD835 processor.
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