LG has unveiled the LG Fx0, which is the company’s first smartphone featuring Firefox OS. It has been developed in partnership with Mozilla and operator KDDI in Japan. It has a transparent body which is the main highlight of the smartphone.
The LG Fx0 features a 4.7 inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8926 processor along with Adreno 305 GPU. It obviously runs on Firefox OS 2.0 by Mozilla. The smartphone has 1.5 GB of RAM and comes with 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded up to 64 GB via microSD card.
On the camera front, the LG Fx0 has a 8 megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2.1 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies. The dimensions of the smartphone are 139 x 70 x 10.5 mm which makes it quite thick compared to modern-day smartphones. It weighs 148 grams.
On the connectivity front, the LG Fx0 is equipped with 4G LTE/3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth, GPS/GLONASS and NFC. It has a 2,370 mAh battery under the hood.
The LG Fx0 will come in Gold colour and has been priced at 50,000 yen (USD 415/ INR 26,000 approximately). The smartphone will go on sale via an online shop and KDDI retail stores starting December 25 and will be available across Japan from January 6, 2015. We do not have any details regarding the global roll out yet.
LG is all set to unveil the LG G Flex 2 in CES 2015 and we would have more details about it soon.