As promised by LG earlier this year, they have just started out rolling out their X Series smartphones globally. The tech giant and smartphone manufacturer introduced their X Series smartphones, namely the X Screen and the X Cam, ahead of the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 that took place last month. This South Korean tech firm states that the X handsets will be first made available in their home turf, followed by key markets which will include Europe, Asia, and Latin America.
The LG X Cam and X Screen Rolls Out Globally
Juno Cho, President and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company, said the following through an e-mail statement: “What’s appealing about the X screen and X cam is that each offers one great feature in a complete package that doesn’t break the bank. Starting with the X series, we’re introducing the best in camera and display technology in a mass-tier device, something that has never been done before.”
The company claims that the LG X Cam will sport dual cameras found on the rear while it also has 3D bending glass. With the glass, it gives the smartphone a curved finish for its face. It also has features such as Animated Photo and Pop-out Picture features to go along with the photography motif. This particular handset comes with a thickness of 5.2-millimeters, and weighs 118-grams.
As for the LG X Screen, it has the “Always On” feature for its second screen. A secondary screen has so far been only seen on the company’s premium V10 smartphone. There are also rumors that the firm will announce the G5 flagship phone that will also feature the “Always On” display.
The X Screen has a 4.93-inch display that sports a screen resolution of 720 x 1,280-pixels. As for its second screen (which sits just above the main display) is a 1.76-incher. The secondary display will be able to show notifications for apps, lets users manage calls without interrupting the current activity, or manage tracks.
As for hardware specifications for the LG smartphones, the X Cam is that of a 5.2-inch smartphone with a display of 1,080 x 1,920-pixels, a 1.14GHz octa-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, 13 and 5-megapixel cameras found at the rear, and an 8-megapixel snapper at the front. It runs on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS right out of the box and it supports 4G LTE connectivity. For the X Screen, it is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, 2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, a 13-megapixel rear camera, and an 8-megapixel front snapper. It too will run on the Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system right at the onset and it also supports 4G LTE connectivity.