South Korean phone maker LG had unveiled LG X Power 2 smartphone earlier this year in February. The smartphone was expected to become available sometime in March but unfortunately, nothing of that happened and the device was not made available then. Now LG has today confirmed that LG X Power 2 will be available for purchase this month. Well, this is a slightly ahead of possible June availability which we reported last month.
The LG X Power 2 will be first available in North America. Following which, the smartphone will become available in select key markets including Asia, Europe, Latin America, among others. However, the pricing along with the exact date of availability of the LG X Power 2 has not been revealed yet by the company. LG X Power 2 will be available in Black Titan, Shiny Titan, Shiny Gold, and Shiny Blue.
As far as specifications are concerned, LG X Power 2 features a 5.5-inch HD display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels and is powered by a 1.5GHz octa-core processor. It comes with 1.5GB or 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage, which can be further expandable up to 2TB via microSD card. The smartphone runs on Android 7.0 Nougat operating system.
LG X Power 2 gets its strength from a huge 4500mAh battery with fast charging technology. The battery is said to deliver up to 15 hours of video playback, 18 hours of internet browsing, or 14 hours of navigational directions. The fast charging technology enables to fully charge the smartphone in around 2 hours.
On the camera front, the smartphone offers a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 5-megapixel camera with soft LED flash and wide-angle lens for selfies and video chats. Besides, the smartphone offers dual sim, 4G LTE, GPS, Bluetooth 4.2, 3.5mm audio jack and USB 2.0 and Wi-Fi. The handset measures 154.7 × 78.1 × 8.4mm and weighs 164 grams.
It is the successor to LG X Power smartphone which was launched in India last year for Rs 15,990. The LG X Power came with 4100 mAh battery with fast charging technology. LG X Power offers a 5.3-inch HD (1280 X 720 pixels) IPS display. The smartphone comes installed with the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system that runs on a 1.3 GHz quad core processor.
The LG X Power has 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB internal memory and an expandable memory via storage slot. It has a 13 megapixel rear and a 5-megapixel front camera. Besides, the LG X Power offers WiFi, 4G with VoLTE, Bluetooth, GPS/A-GPS and micro USB connectivity. The dimensions of the phone are 148.9 x 74.9 x 7.9mm and weighs 139 grams. The fast charging technology PE+ allows the smartphone to charge twice faster than other batteries and the smartphone can be fully charged in just 1.8 hours with the technology.