LG unveils new X-series mid-range smartphones ahead of MWC 2016
[Representational image] LG X Screen with dual-display tipped to launch in India next week. In Picture:LG X Cam (left) and X Screen (right)LG Press Kit

South Korean consumer electronics major LG is planning to launch a new smartphone in India on Monday.

The company has sent out media invites for an event on July 18 to launch X Screen in New Delhi. LG X Screen was first showcased at MWC (Mobile World Congress) 2016 back in March, now the device will finally set foot in India.

The key aspect of LG X Screen is its front panel. It boasts dual-display having 4.93-inch HD screen and a dedicated 1.76-inch ticker-display so that users can easily access frequently used apps, answer calls without interrupting the current activity or just play music, check time, date, battery status and other notifications.

It also comes packed with a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, Android Marshmallow OS, 2GB RAM, 16GB inbuilt storage, a 13MP camera on the back, an 8MP snapper and a 2300mAh battery.

The company is expected to reveal the official price and release details of X screen on Monday. Going by the specifications, it is expected to be priced under Rs.20,000.

Also read: LG G5 Review: A knight with not so shining armour

Watch this space for more updates.

Key specifications of LG X screen:

Models LG X screen
Display 4.93-inch main screen with HD (1280x720p) resolution and In-cell Touch technology+ 1.76-inch LCD screen with 520x80p resolution
OS Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
Processor 1.2GHz quad-core CPU
Storage capacity 16GB
  • Main: 13.0-megapixel camera with LED flash
  • Front: 8MP camera
Battery 2300 mAh
Network 4G-LTE
Add-ons Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, micro-USB port, A-GPS
Dimensions 142.6 x 71.8 x 7.1 mm
Colours Black/White/Pink Gold
Also read