LG electronics announced two new smartphones in their K series: K8 and K5. LG will launch the two smartphones in the important markets this week. LG K5 will be in markets of Europe, CIS, and Latin America while LG K8 will be available in regions including Asia, Africa, the Middle East, CIS and Latin America. The LG K5 will be modelled as LG Q6 in Mexico. The pricing of the smartphones still not revealed.
“We are aware of the diverse needs and wants of our customers around the world and our goal is to deliver the best products to meet their expectations,” said Juno Cho, President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company. “The K8 and K5 will be fantastic choices for anyone who is seeking a smartphone with great looks, great looks, at a great price.”
LG K5 features 5 inch FWVGA(480×854 pixels) display and metallic body. It is powered by 1.3GHz Quadcore processor. The smartphone is coupled with 1 GB RAM and comes with 8 GB inbuilt storage which is expandable via MicroSD card.
LG K5 sports 5MP Rear camera and 2MP front facing camera. Device runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop. The smartphone comes with standard connectivity options like bluetooth, WiFi, GPS. It is backed by 1900mAh removable battery. It will be available in 3 different colors : Gold, Silver and Titan.
LG K8 comes with 5 inch HD(1280 X 720) display with 2.5D Arc Glass and woven back cover . It is powered by 1.3GHz Quadcore MediaTek MT6735 processor. The smartphone is coupled with 1.5GB RAM for EU and North America market while 1GB RAM for Latin America. Handset supports MicroSD card for expandable storage option.
LG K8 sports 8MP Rear camera and 5MP front facing camera. Camera also features options like Gesture Interval Shot and Flash for Selfie. Device runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow. The smartphone comes with Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g, n, Bluetooth 4.2, NFC and USB 2.0. It is backed by 2125mAh removable battery. It will be available in 3 different colors : Gold, Indigo and White.