LG G4 will be up for pre-booking officially in India from June 3, 2015. The latest flagship device is already available in India on Infibeam for Rs 49,999.
The flagship from LG will be officially launched in India, around the third week of June at a mega event in Mumbai which will have Mr. Amitabh Bachchan as brand ambassador. Consumers pre-booking the device from their nearest store or LG Brand Shop or the official website gets a chance to attend the launch event. Few lucky winners will also get to meet Mr. Amitabh Bachchan personally on the stage.
The device is expected to be priced at Rs 51,500 and will come with a lot of freebies for those who pre-book it before June 15. LG USA is also giving similar offers on the G4.
- Free back cover with Metallic Finish worth Rs 2,000
- One time screen replacement worth Rs 6,500
- Free extra battery with charging cradle worth Rs 3,500
On this occasion, Mr. Deepak Jasrotia, Business Head, LG Mobiles India said,
“LG G4 is a special product for us. Some of its features which one would see after its official launch in India has already set it apart from its competitors worldwide. We hope that people will actively participate in this pre booking drive in India and we are confident that the consumers will like the device and hence encourage our drive to strive for the great.”
LG G4 Specifications and Features
The LG G4 features a polycarbonate body with a slight curve which would make it 20% more rigid and improve the handling. It has a 5.5-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quantum HD display which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It comes with a pixel density of 534ppi and has a screen-to-body ratio of 74.3%. According to LG, this display is about 25% brighter, has 50% more contrast and 20% wider colour reproduction than the G3.
The G4 is powered by 1.8 GHz hexa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 processor along with Adreno 418 GPU. It has 3 GB of RAM and comes with 32 GB of internal memory which can also be expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. The device runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS with LG UX 4.0 custom skin on top of it. The updated OS from LG comes with a lot of new features retaining some proprietary software like Knock On, KnockCode and health app. The phablet is 8.9 mm thick and comes with a 1W speaker which it retains from the G3. It also has volume rocker and power button at the back.
The LG G4 comes with a 16 megapixel rear primary camera with dual-tone dual LED flash, laser auto-focus and optical image stabilization. It comes with f/1.8 aperture which allows 80% more light than the G3. It can shoot 2160p videos at 30fps and 1080p at 60fps. The G4 can shoot panoramas up to 104 megapixel. On the front, it has a 8 megapixel front-facing camera with ultra-thin IR filter for great selfies and video calling.
The G4 includes 4G LTE (Cat6), 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (dual band), WiFi Direct, DLNA, Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP, LE, apt-X, A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC, IR blaster, FM Radio with RDS as connectivity options. The phablet packs in a 3,000 mAh removable battery under the hood and supports fast charging. The battery charges up to 60% in about 30 minutes, according to LG. It also supports wireless charging using Qi-enabled wireless chargers.
The LG G4 will be available in silk white, metallic black and shine gold colour options with premium leather back covers.