The South Korean giant, LG announced two new smartphones in the all new K-series K7 and K10 at the CES 2016 event held in Las Vegas. Today, the company has officially launched the LG K10 smartphone in its home country Korea. The smartphone comes with unique glossy pebble design and looks very stylish with curved edges. Like other LG devices, this device also sports power and volume rockers placed on the back of the device.
Coming to the specifications part, the LG K10 features a 5.3-inch (1280×720 pixels) HD IPS In-cell display with 277ppi as pixel density and 2.5D arc glass on top of it. The smartphone comes powered by unspecified 1.2GHz quad-core processor paired with 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of inbuilt storage and microSD card slot for expansion upto 32GB.
On the photographic section, the smartphone sports a 13MP rear camera with LED flash and a 5MP front-facing snapper for video calling and selfie lovers. The device supports dual sim dual standby and comes with standard connectivity options like 4G-LTE, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, GPS/A-GPS, Wi-Fi and microUSB 2.0 port.
The handset comes backed by a 2300mAh battery that the company claims has the power to last for an entire day on mixed usage. The device runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop based UX UI out of the box and comes in White and Indigo Black color variants. The LG K10 is priced at $164 and will go on sale in Korea starting January 14th. The device also comes with a Quick View cover and will be sold separately by the company. Stay tuned for more updates on the official launch of the device in other markets.
Along with the LG K10, the company also unveiled the entry-level LG K7 smartphone at the CES 2016 event. The LG K7 will be renamed as LG Tribute 5 in the US markets and will be available via Boost Mobile. The LG K7 features 5-inch FWVGA display, unspecified quad-core processor, 1GB/1.5GB RAM, 8GB/16Gb built-in storage, 8MP rear camera, 5MP front shooter, 4G-LTE connectivity, 2125mAh battery and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of the box.