LG has announced the launch of a new Android One-powered smartphone. Dubbed as LG Q9 Android One, the smartphone comes with a price tag 59,500 Korean Won (approx. Rs 38,000) and the phone will go on sale exclusively through LG U+ starting from February 15, 2019.
The smartphone will be available in the Moroccan Blue colour option and it features a dedicated Google Assistant key to invoke the virtual assistant. The LG Q9 One is loaded with a 6.1-inch QHD+ FullVision Super Bright display with a screen resolution of 3120 x 1440 pixels and an aspect ratio of 19.5:9.
The smartphone is powered by an older Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor along with Adreno 540 GPU. The phone is available in 4GB RAM and 64GB of internal storage with an option to expand storage up to 2TB via microSD card slot.
On the camera front, the LG Q9 One features a 16-megapixel rear camera with f/1.6 aperture, 71-degree wide-angle lens with LED flash. For the front, there is an 8-megapixel shooter with 80-degree wide-angle lens and there is a LED flash as well.
The smartphone runs on Android 9.0 Pie and it falls under Android One programme, meaning that users will get stock Android experience and timely updates. The device is backed 3000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support. On the audio front, it features 32-bit Advanced HI-Fi Quad DAC, Boombox speakers. The phone features IP68 certification making it water and dust resistant. It also features a MIL-STD 810G certification for military-level durability. On the connectivity front, it is loaded with 4G VoLTE, WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C port.