LG Bello II With 5MP Front Camera, Android Lollipop Announced, On Sale This Month

The LG Bello 2 is the company’s latest L series smartphone aimed at emerging markets in August 2015, and it has now been introduced as a new model in the series. Called LG Bello II, much targeted on affordable market and its focused on at the entry-level segment in these markets, offering software-based inclusions commonly found in LG’s higher-end phones such as Knock-Code, Gesture Shot and Selfie Flash. Details on the new hardware can be checked right after this jump.

The new Bello II debuts with a 5-inch FWVGA (854 x 480) display, 1.3GHz quad-core CPU (possibly the same MediaTek MT6582 as its predecessor), 1GB RAM, 8GB internal memory, microSD card slot, 8MP camera at the back, 5MP front shooter. Supports 3G connectivity, and usual Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0.

On the software front, the handset is running LG UX 4.0 atop Android 5.1.1 Lollipop. It will be available in both the single-SIM and Dual-SIM variants, as well as goes on sale in some great color options: White, Titan and Gold combinations.

The Bello II will be available in India as well as select markets in Latin America this month, followed by a wider rollout in Europe, Russia and other countries in the region over the course of the third quarter.


LG Bello II Specifications

  • 5-inch (854 x 480 pixels) FWVGA display
  • 1.3 GHz quad-core processor
  • 1GB RAM, 8GB Internal memory, expandable memory up to 32GB with microSD
  • Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with LG UX 4.0
  • 8MP rear camera with LED flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera
  • Dual SIM (optional)
  • Dimensions: 140.8 x 71.6 x 9.6mm; Weight: 155g
  • 3G (HSPA+ 21Mbps), Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 2,540 mAh battery

Note: The phone will be marketed as the LG Max in India, Mexico, Russia and other Commonwealth countries, as will be named as the LG Prime II in Brazil and Chile. Pricing for the device will be revealed when closer to its official launch.