LG X2 Preview
LG's budget range smartphone, LG X2 has already launched in the South Korean market and can expect the Indian launch in the month of October. It is expected that the device will have a price tag of ₹ 12200.00 and will have the Android Nougat Operating System. There are chances of launching the device with Oreo version in India. In the earlier of this month, LG has launched the LG X5 and 2 weeks later, X2 was also floated. LG is expecting a good comeback to the Indian market with a pocket friendly price tag.
Display and Design
As of now, LG X2 has released in only one color variant of Aurora black. 8.2 mm thicker phone will have a weight of 152 grams. The X2 will have a common looks to its predecessors and can expect the finger print scanner in the rear side.
The 5.0 inch IPS LCD display will be powered with a 720*1280 pixel screen resolution. 294 ppi Pixel Density looks average in the price range. The device lacks a bezel free look due to its 66.04% screen to body ratio. It is expected that the screen security will be handled by Corning Gorilla glass v5.0. LG is yet to reveal more on the display side.
Storage and Performance
LG seems disappointed in the storage criteria. X2 is built with 16 GB of storage which the Redmi devices give at half of the price tag. Out of 16 GB memory, there will be a user available space of 14.2 GB. Along with the in built storage, LG X2 is having a expandable storage option of 64 GB.
Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor will be an average performer for the device and will be clocked at 1.3GHz. 2 GB RAM will looks decent and can perform mere complex tasks. It is expected that X2 will maintain Mali-T720 MP3 graphics card like its predecessor.
Battery and Camera
LG X2 comes with 2 ordinary camera pairs. Although dual camera has been a trend in the smartphone market, LG doesn't seems to be known of it. The primary cameras will have a resolution of 8 MP and will have LED Flash option. The primary camera will output a image resolution of 3264*2448 pixels. There will be High Dynamic Range (HDR) shooting mode with the device. Along with these, X2 will offer you Exposure compensation, ISO control camera settings. Along with the primary camera, LG X2 comes with a 5 MP front facing lens. It will be a disappointment for the selfie lovers, considering the camera features.
2500 mAh Li-ion battery looks average for the price tag. Even Xioami devices gives a minimum of 3000mAh battery for the 7k price tag. There will be no fast charging, wireless charging features from the manufacturers with the device.
The device will have 4G, 3G and 2G network supports. The primary slot will have the 4G sim card slot and secondary will support the 3G/2G network support. Along with these, X2 will give you the v4.2 of Bluetooth and will have Mass storage, USB charging and microUSB 2.0 USB connectivity features. It will have the 3.5 mm Audio jack along with the basic connectivity options. Along with the basic sensors, X2 is having a rear sided finger print sensor.
LG is aiming for a continuation for their X series devices with LG X2. But LG made so many compromises in their each specification part. Ordinary battery, Cameras will surely be a snag for the device. Xioami, Nokia, Oppo devices are giving best features to the same price tag. But LG may lead in the quality side of the device. They will aim to give the best in each of their specification part. If you are concerned about the brand and can adjust with some areas we can prefer the device.
- Budget phone from a good brand
- Good Display Features
- Decent Performer
- Average Camera and Battery
- Less Storage