On the eve of MWC 2018, the Internet appears a lot of speculation and rumors about what will please the forthcoming exhibition of mobile technologies. Among the announcements of this important industry event are the flagships Galaxy S9. Not only Samsung, but also other companies will soon show their novelties. Among them will be LG, which confirmed the devices that will be announced by it during the MWC.
The exhibition of mobile technologies MWC 2018 is approaching. And LG confirmed a number of its announcements, which will be made to it during this significant event. The company will announce new smartphones LG K8 and LG K10. These are the options for the current year, which will be called LG K8 (2018) and LG K10 (2018), with the entry-level specifications. In more detail, upcoming LG releases have been reviewed by Aman on the pages of the androidcrunch.com resource.
Users have already heard that during the MWC exhibition LG will not show the public its new flagship smartphone, which will be called LG Judy. Instead, users will be presented with relatively inexpensive phones, some details of which were voiced by LG itself. The company's official blog post confirmed that the wide audience will see three versions of the LG K10-K10, K10 + and K10 Alpha.
The new smartphone LG K8 will be equipped with a 5.0-inch touchscreen HD-display. Its resolution is 1280 x 720 pixels, which corresponds to an image density of 294 pixels per inch.
The novelty in question will be based on a chipset equipped with a 1.3-GHz quad-core CPU. The amount of RAM LG K8 will be 2 gigabytes. The capacity of the built-in drive of this entry-level device is 16 gigabytes. In addition, the smartphone also has a slot for microSD memory cards up to 32 gigabytes.
LG K8 will work out of the box running the Android 7.1.2 Nougat operating system. It will be offered to consumers in three popular colors – black (Aurora Black), blue (Moroccan Blue) and golden (Terra Gold).
At the back of the device will be located its main 8-megapixel camera, which provides quick shooting modes. The novelty will also be equipped with a battery, whose capacity will be 2500 mAh. Among the options for connecting the considered smartphone – LTE / 3G / 2G, Wi-Fi (802.11 b, g, n), Bluetooth 4.2, USB 2.0 Type B. FM Radio support is also provided. The dimensions of the LG K8 (in millimeters) will be 146.3 (height) x 73.2 (width) x 8.2 (thickness). Weighing the first of the expected new MWC 2018 products from LG will be 152 grams.
The LG K10 will feature a larger display. The device will be equipped with a 5.3-inch HD-display, whose resolution will be 1280 x 720 pixels, which corresponds to a density of the screen image of 277 pixels per inch.
The chipset LG K10 will feature a quad-core 1.5-gigacular CPU. The amount of RAM LG K10 + – 3 gigabytes. The considered smartphone will also be equipped with a more capacious, in comparison with LG K8, 32-gigabyte built-in storage. Other smartphones of this lineup, the K10 and K10 Alpha, will be equipped with 2 GB RAM and a 16 GB built-in storage. And in this respect, they are similar to the LG K8 discussed above.
All three smartphones of the LG K10 2018 lineup include support for MicroSD memory cards. The software of the devices in question will be based on the Android 7.1.2 Nougat operating system.
The rear panel of the LG K10 + will have a 13-megapixel camera. The front panel of the smartphone will be equipped with an 8-megapixel camera. The main camera of the basic K10 model will also feature a 13-megapixel sensor resolution. At the same time the camera camera of this device will be either 8- or 5-megapixel.
K10 Alpha will differ slightly by a different combination of cameras. The sensor resolution of the main camera of this smartphone will be 8 megapixels. Its self-camera will be 5-megapixel. The connection options are LTE / 3G / 2G, Wi-Fi (802.11 b, g, n), Bluetooth 4.2, USB 2.0 Type B and NFC. Support for FM Radio will also be implemented in this smartphone. On its back panel is located a fingerprint scanner. Like the LG K8, the basic K10 model will be offered to consumers in black, blue and golden colors. The smartphone K10 Plus will be available for purchase only in blue and golden colors. For the K10 Alpha, only two colors are provided – black and gold. Dimensions of the device that will weigh 162 grams (in millimeters) – 148.7 (height) x 75.3 (width) x 8.68 (thickness).
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