LG is all set to unveil its latest flagship smartphone, the G5, on February 21st in Barcelona. But LG introduced two mid-range smartphones under the X series ahead of MWC – the X cam and X Screen. As its name indicates, the X cam is a camera-centric smartphone that comes with 13MP and 5MP dual rear snappers. The X screen on the other hand sports a 1.76-inch always-on secondary display, similar to the LG V10.
The X cam is powered by a 1.14GHz octa-core processor and sports a 5.2-inch FHD display. It comes with 2GB RAM and 16GB internal memory, and packs in a 2,520mAh battery. In terms of camera, the device features two (13MP and 5MP) rear units and an 8MP front shooter. It runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow out-of-the-box, and weighs in at only 118g.
On the other hand, the X screen is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor, and sports a 4.93-inch HD main display as well as a 1.76-inch LCD (520 x 80) secondary display, similar to the one the V10 sports. Memory configuration is 2GB/16GB, while the camera department is handled by a 13MP/8MP duo. The device packs in a 2,300mAh battery, and runs Android Marshmallow.
Juno Cho, president and CEO of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company stated :
Everyone has a favorite smartphone feature,At LG, we think there’s room for devices that do one thing very well and that customers shouldn’t have to pay for features that they don’t want. At the end of the day, we’re committed to offering consumers more choices.