Latest offering to Indian market by LG is its LG X Cam smartphone which comes with a dual rear camera setup at an affordable price tag of INR 19,990. LG G X Cam comes with a 120-degree wide angle lens which is found on it’s latest flagship, the LG G5.
Coming to the specs, LG X Cam flaunts a 5.2″ Full HD Display and is powered by 1.14GHz Octa-Core processor along side 2GB RAM and 16 GB flash storage, also the device supports MicroSD cards upto 256GB. It comes with Brushed Aluminium finish similar to that of LG G5.
The camera setup on the smartphone consists of a 13MP (13MP standard + 5MP wide angle) camera along with LED Flash, the camera on the front is 8MP. The dual setup on the rear can cover 53% more area than the usual camera setup in the smartphones. The X cam offers Pop-out Picture feature which combines the two images taken with the standard and wide angle lenses to create a picture-in-a-frame effect. Available only on the X cam & Panorama View automatically scrolls a wide image instead of a static image and the Signature feature allows users to add a caption or byline after taking a photo.
It comes with a 2520mAh battery and runs on Android Marshmallow 6.0. The device supports 4G LTE, also you can grab Jio Preview offer with this smartphone. It is available across retail stores in India.
X cam Key Specifications:
- Display: 5.2-inch FHD In-cell Touch
- Chipset: 1.14GHz Octa-Core
- Rear Camera :13MP Standard Lens/ 5MP Wide Angle Lens
- Front Camera: 8MP
- Operating System: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Memory: 2GB RAM / 16GB ROM
- Battery: 2,520mAh
- Dimentions: 147.5 x 73.6 x 6.9mm
- Network: LTE
- Colors: Titan Silver
Mr. Amit Gujral, Marketing Head – Mobiles, LG India said, “With X Cam, we are giving consumers a Dual camera smartphone at a reasonable price point. We are sure that the Indian consumers will like the very rare in smartphones, ‘wide angle’ feature, something that has been inherited from our premium smartphone LG G5. This ‘wide angle’ photography would be a unique experience in this segment and consumers shall surely embrace this new experience, which otherwise is possible only with nature gifted eyes”
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