The South Korean company LG Electronics announced the completion of its new line of smartphones average level LG K Series with two new models – the K5 and K8, which will go on sale this week in key markets. The manufacturer claims that LG K8 will be available to customers from Asia, Africa, Middle East, CIS and Latin America, whereas LG K5 will be released in Europe, CIS and Latin America (in Mexico, this model will be released under the index LG Q6).
As with the entire line of LG K Series, new items are being positioned by the company as cheap cell phones with functional user interface and advanced camera, and also luxurious appearance.
The LG claim that the LG K8 is the most prominent model due to its sleek luxury design, rounded corners and a protective glass 2.5 D for a 5-inch HD display. In addition, LG K8 has a 5 MP front camera with flash and an auto-portraits on gesture.
LG K5, according to the manufacturer, is primarily the smooth design of the metal case, available in several colors, best-in-class 5-inch display and 2 MP front camera with the function of shooting in the gesture.
Brief technical characteristics LG K8:
- Support communications standards: 4G/LTE 800/900/1800/2100/2600 MHz; 3G: 850/900/2100 MHz; GSM GPRS/EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
- Dimensions: 146x71,5x8,7 mm
- Weight: 156,9 g
- Processor: 1.3 GHz, Quad core, MediaTek MT6735
- Platform: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Display: 5-inch, a resolution of 1280x720 pixels
- Primary camera: 8 MP autofocus c and backlight
- Front camera: 5 MP with backlight
- FM radio with RDS
- Memory: 1.5 GB or 1 GB RAM, 8 GB internal, microSD slot memory card
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, USB 2.0, NFC, GPS
- Battery: 2125 mAh
Brief technical characteristics LG K5:
- Support communications standards: 4G/LTE; 3G; GSM GPRS/EDGE
- Dimensions: 145x71,6x8,9 mm the
- Processor: 1.3 GHz, Quad core
- Platform: Android 5.1 Lollipop
- Display: 5-inch, FWVGA resolution
- Main camera: 5 MP
- Front camera: 2 MP
- Memory: 1 GB RAM, 8 GB internal, the slot under microSD memory card
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, USB 2.0, GPS
- Battery: 1900 mAh