South Korean consumer electronics giant, LG has unveiled a new phablet dubbed G3 Screen powered by the company's proprietary chipset Nuclun Octa-core processor.
"NUCLUN opens up a new chapter in LG's history of innovation in the mobile industry," said Dr Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company.
"With this in-house solution, we will be able to achieve better vertical integration and further diversity our product strategy against stronger competition. NUCLUN will give us greater flexibility in our mobile strategy going forward," he added.
LG G3 Screen sports a 5.9-inch full HD IPS screen and ships with the Android 4.4 KitKat OS, 2GB RAM, 32GB inbuilt memory (expandable via microSD card), 13.0-megapixel camera and a 2.1-megapixel snapper on the front.
The USP of the new LG phone is that it runs on the company's in-house built Nuclun processor, which is based on the ARM® big.LITTLE™ technology for efficient multi-tasking capabilities. It uses processors, according to the type of function, four 1.5GHz cores (ARM Cortex-A15) for high performance and another four 1.2GHz cores (ARM Cortex-A7) for less intensive operation.
As of now, there is no official word on when the company would release the new LG G3 Screen, but it is certain to hit stores initially in the home market, South Korea.
Key Specifications of LG G3 Screen:
|Model||LG G3 Screen|
|Display||5.9-inch full HD IPS screen with 1920x1080p resolutions|
|OS||Android 4.4 KitKat|
|Processor||NUCLUN Octa-Core (1.5GHz Quad-Core +1.2GHz Quad-Core)|
|Storage capacity||32GB, expandable vie microSD card slot|
|Camera||Main: 13.0-megapixel camera with OIS (Optical Image Stabilization)Front: 2.1-megapixel|
|Add-ons||4G & LTE-A Cat.6, 1W speaker|
|Dimensions||157.8 x 81.8 x 9.5 mm|