LG has unveiled another version of its flagship LG G4 smartphone. The new handset, LG G4 Beat, is the second variant of G4 after the LG G4 Stylus which was launched in India yesterday for Rs 24,990 but as of now it is only listed on the company’s website and while writing this article (July 9) wasn’t available on any e-retailers’ website. The G4 Stylus was first unveiled in April this year.
The LG G4 Stylus has a 5.7 inch IPS LCD display with high definition (720p) resolution, Android Lollipop operating system, 1 GB RAM, 8 GB internal storage and the 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 410 quad core processor.
The G4 Stylus has a 13 megapixel rear camera and a 5 megapixel front camera. This dual SIM phone offers 4G conneectivity, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS, NFC, FM radio, and a micro USB port. It has a 3000 mAh battery.
The LG G4 Beat, on the other hand, has a smaller 5.2 inch display but with much better full HD (1080p) resolution. It is also powered by much powerful Snapdragon 615 chipset that offers a 64 bit octa core processor. Plus it has 1.5GB of RAM, 8GB of expandable storage, and the Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with LG UX 4.0 interface.
The LG G4 Beat will be available with a 13 megapixel rear camera and 5 megapixel front snapper but in only Latin American countries. Elsewhere, including India, it will have an 8 megapixel rear camera and the same front camera.
For connectivity, the LG G4 Beat offers 4G LTE support, WiFi, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, and GPS with A-GPS and GLONASS. This 9.85mm thick smartphone houses a 2,300 mAh removable battery. It will be available in Metallic Silver, Ceramic White and Shiny Gold colours.