LG G6 has finally been launched in India, after a while it was unveiled at the MWC Barcelona. The LG G6 is priced at Rs. 51,990 with Rs. 10,000 cashback for pre-orders to the  SBI and HDFC card holders. The G6 will be sold exclusively via Amazon.

LG has also launched a new fitness tracker cum headset- the LG Tone Active+ HBS-A100, which is priced at Rs 9,990 and if you pre-book, you will get 50% discount as an offer.

Mr. Kim-Ki-Wan, Managing Director LG Electronics India said, We are immensely proud to introduce our flagship smartphone, the LG G6 in India. The product has been designed in response to the feedback that we got from our consumers. We are persistent in seeking that all our products enable peoples’ lives to become easier and which will help them work smarter. With LG G6, we live up to our promise of offering breakthrough technology and distinctive features along with great aesthetics.”


Commenting on the partnership, Mr. Noor Patel, Director Category Management, Amazon India, said “We are delighted to be the partner of choice for one of most anticipated phone of 2017, the LG G6 and offer our customers a chance to own the exclusive access to the smartphone. Smartphones are one of the fastest growing product lines and have repeatedly been one of the top selling categories on Amazon.in. As a customer obsessed company we are constantly looking at increasing our selection and offering the best products to our customers.”



“LG and Jio collaboration is not just a partnership, It is a way of celebrating togetherness. It is our endeavor to ensure that under this collaboration, LG and Jio users get the best experience and best value every single day. It will unleash the best experience across 4G voice, video, high-speed internet and digital services that will empower the Indians to do greater things.” stated Mr. Sunil Dutt, President, Reliance Jio.

LG officials at the launch of LG G6
LG officials at the launch of LG G6

The LG G6 flaunts a 5.7-inch QHD+ (2,880 x 1,440 resolution) FullVision display and it’s the first phone with 18:9 screen aspect ratio.


The flagship phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 SoC, coupled with 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 32GB or 64GB storage, which is expandable up to 2TB using a microSD card.


In terms of camera, the new LG G6 comes with a dual-camera setup on the back with two 13MP sensors, among which one captured wide angle shots with 125-degree lens and f/2.4 aperture and the other one is for regular shots with 71-degree lens and OIS 2.0. The LG G6 features a 5MP wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and 100-degree lens.


The LG G6 includes a Dolby Vision supported 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC (digital to analog converter) for enhanced audio playback. The LG G6 houses a non-removable 3300mAh battery. In terms of connectivity, the LG G6 has Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n.


The flagship from LG also includes a Dolby Vision supported 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC (digital to analog converter) for enhanced audio playback.

The LG G6 houses a non-removable 3300mAh battery. In terms of connectivity the LG G6 has Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.2, NFC, and USB Type-C 2.0. The new LG G6 will be available in Astro Black, Ice Platinum, and Mystic White color options.


As it runs the Android 7.0 Nougat out of the box, you will find the Google Assistant at your fingertips anytime.


LG G6 Key Specifications:

  • Chipset: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 821 Processor
  • Display: 5.7-inch 18:9 QHD+ FullVision Display (2880 x 1440 / 564ppi)
  • Memory: 4GB LPDDR4 RAM / 64GB UFS 2.0 ROM / MicroSD (up to 2TB)
  • Camera: Front 5MP Wide (F2.2 / 100°) and Rear Dual: 13MP Wide (F2.4 / 125°) / 13MP Standard OIS 2.0 (F1.8 / 71°)
  • Battery: 3,300mAh (embedded)
  • Operating System: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Size: 148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9mm
  • Weight: 163g
  • Network: LTE-A 3 Band CA
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac / Bluetooth 4.2 BLE / NFC /
  • USB Type-C 2.0 (3.1 compatible)
  • Colors: Astro Black / Ice Platinum / Mystic White
  • Other: Water and Dust Resistant / Fingerprint Sensor / UX 6.0 / Dolby Vision™ / HDR10 / Qualcomm Quick Charge™ 3.0 / 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC

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