LG has officially confirmed its next flagship phone will be the LG G6. Teaser showing off one of the phone’s key new features. Today the company sent out an teaser invite that says ‘Big Screen that Fits’. Here are the details you need to know.
Unveiled at MWC 2017 in Barcelona on February 26th, LG has also said it though that the G6 smartphone will be featuring a 5.7-inch screen that will fit in your hand easily to offer a comfortable grip.
The Korean manufacturer has suggested that the LG G5 follow-on will feature a new bezel-free design. Dubbing the upcoming announcement of LG G6, declaring that the handset will possess a totally huge screen that tackles, alongside the outline of a smartphone body with the same dimensions.
In fact this would fit with recent leaks that claimed G6 will pay host to a sizeable screen with a unique 18:9 aspect ratio and a new ‘Full Vision’ panel. This looks set to be a trend of 2017 smartphones, with the eagerly awaited Samsung Galaxy S8 expected to continue the same fashion, doing away with its physical Home button in order to add larger, more impressive panel into a phone with the similar overall footprint as its predecessor.
Coming back to the confirmed LG G6 invites, revealing the exact size of the hardware – suggested that device will pack a sizeable screen into a phone with a relatively compact body, most dynamically by reducing the unnecessary framing. Announced that the phone has a curved edge design that will offer soft and sophisticated feel.
“Except for the smartphone screen, the remaining parts are not expressed, so expectation for the product design has increased,” said the company.
The upcoming G6 smartphone to be using LG Display’s 5.7″ 1440-by-2880 QHD+ LCD panel with a 18:9 aspect ratio, 564PPI narrow bezels. The Korean company also said that the gadget will have heat pipes to new products to lower the heat, so safety is tightly enhanced. Confirmed the phone will be IP68 rater which means waterproof. Under-the-hood, the G6 is said to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, instead will come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 processor.
The busy “LG G6 Day” has been penciled in for Feb. 26, the date before Mobile World Congress 2017 will officially kick off at 2:00 PM CET (4:30 PM IST). Other devices expected to be announced on the same day include the Huawei P10 and the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3.