LG G6 Full Review
LG announced their new flagship smartphone recently which is LG G6. LG G6 is much premium smartphone as compare to LG G5. A glass back makes it more good looking and give a premium feel, it’s a mixture of glass and plastic and way smaller bezels makes it more beautiful, but the single problem with this smartphone is it’s a very slippery device and it’s a fingerprint magnet as well. The best thing about this phone is a screen, it has 5.7 inches round edges IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors with very less bezel. And it looks nice without any problem in daylight.
In term of camera, it has Dual 13 MP (f/1.8, OIS, 3-axis, phase detection AF) + 13 MP (f/2.4, no AF), dual-LED flash a rear facing camera. And in front, it has 5 MP, f/2.2, 1080p camera. LG giving a good quality camera for a long time. LG G6 camera has many features like wide angle mood which is pretty good for Instagram selfies. In term of battery, LG G6 has a Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery and battery life is decent. But it supports WPC&PMA wireless charging (US version only) and Fast battery charging: 50% in 30 min.
The UI off LG G6 is not that much impressive but you can customize it with settings. LG G6 is powered by Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat) and it’s built on Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821 chipset, Quad-core (2×2.35 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo) CPU and Adreno 530 GPU. In term of storage, it has microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) – single SIM and microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – dual SIM and 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM. The fingerprint sensor is much quick overall it is better phone, than G4 and G5. And it has three color option Mystic white, Astro black, ice platinum.
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LG G6 Specifications
|Type||IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.7 inches (~78.6% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 2880 pixels (~564 ppi pixel density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 3
– Dolby Vision/HDR10 compliant
|Primary||Dual 13 MP (f/1.8, OIS) + 13 MP (f/2.4), dual-LED flash|
|Secondary||5 MP, f/2.2, 1080p|
|Features||1/3″ sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR|
|Video||2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, HDR, 24-bit/192kHz stereo sound rec.|
|OS||Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat)|
|CPU||Quad-core (2×2.35 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821|
|Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) – single SIM
microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – dual SIM
|Internal||32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– 32-bit/192kHz audio
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
|Dimensions||148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm (5.86 x 2.83 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||163 g (5.75 oz)|
|SIM||Single SIM or Dual SIM|
|(Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||v4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|Radio||FM radio (market dependent)|
|USB||v3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go|
|Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery|
|Mystic white, astro black, ice platinum|
|$750 USD, 688 Euro|
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LG G6 Features –
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
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- SCREEN – It has 5.7 inches round edge screen with very less bezels and good quality screen.
- CAMERA – It has Dual 13 MP (f/1.8, OIS, 3-axis, phase detection AF) + 13 MP (f/2.4, no AF), dual-LED flash and wide angle lens.
- WATERPROOF – LG G6 is a waterproof phone.
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- PROCESSOR – It has a low power processor as compared to its competitor.
- SCREEN – It has a good screen in look but it’s very bright which produce not accurate color.
- ASPECT RATIO – The aspect ratio of this phone is 2/1, which is good in term of style, but when you look a video it gives blank screen on sides.
- RAM – 4GB is less RAM and it faces problem sometime in multi-tasking.
- FRONT CAMERA – The 5MP front camera which is not good as compared to competitors.