LG unveils new X-series mid-range smartphones ahead of MWC 2016
LG unveils new X-series mid-range smartphones ahead of MWC 2016LG Press Kit

Consumer electronics major, LG officially launched a new smartphone, X Screen in India on Monday.

LG X Screen was originally unveiled at MWC (Mobile World Congress) 2016, Barcelona way back in February. Now, the device has finally made its debut in the country.

As the name suggests, the USP of LG X Screen is its front-panel. It boasts a 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.

Another notable feature of LG X Screen phone is the S0S dialing. With this, anybody, if they anticipate any trouble, can just press the power button five times. Following that, the phone's security feature gets activated to send an alert to select family and friends in the contact list to get immediate assistance.

Other stipulated features include a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core processor, a 13MP camera on the back, an 8MP snapper, a 2300mAh battery.

LG X Screen price and availability details:

The new LG X Screen is exclusively sold on Snapdeal for Rs. 12,990 from Wednesday onwards. It is said to come in black, pink gold and white colour options.

As a promotional offer, the company is giving Rs. 650 discount for SBI customers, free subscription to Hungama Play, Hungama Play Apps, and special Vodafone 4G data package for a limited period.

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The new LG X screen will be competing with Moto G4 series, LeEco Le 2, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3, Lenovo Vibe K4 Note, Samsung Galaxy On7 Pro, Galaxy J7 (2016) and Asus Zenfone Max (with Snapdragon 615 CPU), among others.

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Watch this space for more updates.

Also read: Asus Zenfone Max (2016) Review: Marathon battery life with faster, powerful processor

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 Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 quad-core CPU
GPU Adreno 306
Storage capacity 16GB, expandable up to 256GB
  • Main: 13.0-megapixel camera with LED flash. f/2.2 aperture,
  • Front: 8MP camera
Battery 2,300 mAh;Talk time: up to 9 hoursStandby time: close to 178 hours
Network 4G-LTE
Add-ons Dual-SIM slots, SoS feature, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n), micro-USB port, A-GPS, Stereo FM Radio with RDS &FM Recorder
Dimensions 142.6 x 71.8 x 7.1 mm
Weight 120g
Colours Black/White/Pink Gold
Price Rs. 12,990