LG K8 and K7 2017 silently launched in PH
LG does not come this summer with only the flagship G6 in tow, as it also silently launched this year’s K series of smartphones.
First announced at the Consumer Electronics Show last January, the new K smartphone models have arrived on local shores as spotted when we made the rounds in offline shops. All of these devices sport the South Korean company’s own LGUX interface.
The K8 2017 touts a great 13-megapixel rear camera that’s comparable to more expensive LG handsets such as the X Power, X Cam, and the Stylus 2 and 3.
LG K8 2017 specs:
5.0-inch IPS LCD In-cell Touch @ 1280 x 720 pixels, 294ppi
1.4GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 quad-core processor
16GB internal storage
Expandable via microSD, up to 32GB
13-megapixel rear autofocus camera w/ LED flash
5-megapixel front camera
GPS w/ A-GPS
2,500mAh removable battery
Android 7.0 Nougat
144.8 x 72.1 x 8.09 mm
The K8 2017 joins the updated version of the K7 which has been released a few weeks earlier, bearing beefier hardware.
LG K7 2017 specs:
5-nch FWGA In-Cell LCD display @ 854 x 480, 195 ppi
1.1GHz 64-bit Quad-Core Mediatek MT6737
Mali T720 GPU
8 GB internal storage
expandable via micro SD up to 32 GB
8 MP AF rear camera with LED flash
5 MP front camera
Dual-SIM (nano), Dual Standby
GPS, A GPS
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
We’ve spotted the LG K8 2017 and K7 2017 devices sporting Php7,490, and Php5,490 prices, respectively, and is now available in stores.