After so many rumors and leaks, LG has finally launched the low-end variant of the LG G6 flagship device called LG Q6 that was also said to be launched as LG G6 Mini but LG launches it with LG Q6 name in the new Q series along with a couple of more devices. The company not only launched LG Q6 but also launched two more devices in the LG Q series called LG Q6+ and LG Q6α with all having different storage and RAM options with other similar specifications. These new devices comes with Astro Black and Ice Platinum color options.
The LG Q6 comes with with Astro Black, Ice Platinum, Mystic White and Terra Gold colors, LG Q6α comes with Astro Black, Ice Platinum, Terra Gold color options while the LG Q6+ comes with Astro Black, Ice Platinum and Marine Blue color options. The LG Q6 will be available in key Asian markets starting from August followed by Europe, Latin America and North American markets.
The LG Q6, LG Q6+ and LG Q6α have similar specifications apart from the storage and RAM. The LG Q6α comes with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of inbuilt storage capacity, the LG Q6 comes with 3GB of RAM and 32GB of internal storage capacity and lastly the LG Q6+ comes with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of inbuilt storage capacity. Other specs of the LG Q6 devices includes a 5.5-inch 18:9 FHD+ FullVision 442ppi display with 2160 x 1080 pixels resolution and are powered by the octa-core Snapdragon 435 processor (4 x Cortex A53 1.4GHz + 4 x Cortex A53 1.1GHz) with Adreno 505 GPU. All the three devices comes with a support of MicroSD card expandable storage up to 2TB.
The devices runs on the Android 7.1.1 Nougat OS out of the box and comes with single and Dual SIM options according to the regions. It features a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED Flash along with a 5-megapixel front-facing camera having 100-degree wide angle lens. It is backed up by a 3,000mAh battery and connectivity options available are 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS / GLONASS, NFC, 3.5mm audio jack and also have support for FM Radio. It measures 142.5 x 69.3 x 8.1mm and weights 149 grams. It also comes with face recognition feature, Google Assistant, Square Camera and Steady Record features.
Commenting on the launch, Juno Cho, president of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company said, “The LG Q6 is a blend of premium features, great performance and attractive pricing, a combination that is extremely important to us as we look at the way consumers are using smartphones around the world, the Q series is our way of getting the superb experiences with the essence of the LG’s premium line-ups to more consumers’ hands and pockets.”