LG India has launched its 3G enabled mid-ranger smartphone in the market. Dubbed as LG Max, this device is a successor to last year's popular L Bello smartphone, with a larger display and a selfie camera more in line with the company's models.
India is the first market to to launch the LG Max ahead of Europe and the CIS. The LG Max comes with LG's proprietary features like Gesture Shot and Selfie Flash.
Moving on, the Gesture Shot enables users to take selfies without pressing any buttons by simply opening and closing the palm in front of the camera, while the Selfie Flash turns the phone's display into a soft flash for portraits that are more subtle and refined.
LG Max - Key Features
LG Max, sports a 5.0-inch FWVGA display with a resolution of 854 x 480 pixels. It is powered by a 1.3GHz Quad-Core processor along with 1GB RAM under the hood.
Further, this device comes with 8GB of internal memory with an expansion option via microSD card slot. In terms of software, it is shipped with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box.
On the imaging factor, LG Max features 8MP rear camera with LED flash, 5MP front camera on board. This device measures 9.6mm thickness and weighs around 155grams.
Moreover, LG Max supports connectivity options like Wi-Fi 802.11 b, g, n, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS, USB 2.0, HSPA+ 21Mbps (3G), Single SIM / Dual SIM. The LG Max comes in White, Titan, Gold color variant and carries a price tag of Rs. 10,990.
Mr Amit Gujral, Marketing head, LG Mobiles India, said, "Most of the people who use internet on smartphones use 3G services as 4G is still at a nascent stage in our country. Keeping this in mind, LG has launched LG Max as we are sure that this smartphone will offer unprecedented value to 3G consumers. This smartphone offers great balance of form, function and price and we expect it to be even more successful than its predecessor."