Another mid-range smartphone has been launched by LG. The Newly launched LG X4 (2019) android phone was launched in its home market making it a plus one to LG X-series. This new LG X4 (2019) succeeds the previous LG X4 (2018) that was launched in April 2018.
key-selling point of the phone is the support for Hi-Fi Quad DAC for superior music listening experience. There is also support for DTS:X support (7.1 channels) that deliver a stereophonic audio experience with headphones. With the four DACs, the new LG X4 (2019) play 32-bit audio files at 192 KHz. Also, the handset comes with a MIL-STD 810G-certified build and packs a 16-megapixel rear camera backed by multiple AI features.
LG X4 (2019) seems to be variant of the LG K12+, which shares similar specifications. The only difference between the LG X4 (2019) and the LG K12+ in specifications is the RAM, which the X4 (2019) comes with 2GB of RAM and K12+ spots 3GB of RAM.
- Display: 5.70-inch
- Processor: MediaTek Helio P22 (MT 6762)
- Front Camera: 8-megapixel
- RAM: 2GB
- OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
- Storage: 32GB
- Rear Camera: 16-megapixel
- Battery Capacity: 3000mAh
Design and Display
The smartphone house dual-SIM (Nano), comes with a 5.7-inch HD+ (720×1440 pixels) display with 18:9 aspect ratio. Dimensions of the new LG phone are 153.0 x 71.9 x 145 grams and it tips the scales at 145 grams. LG X4 (2019) comes in New Platinum Gray and New Aurora Black colour options.
Software and Hardware
LG X4 (2019) runs on Android 8.1 oreo octa-core MediaTek Helio P22 (MT6762) SoC, and paired with 2GB RAM. There is also a 32GB internal storage.
LG X4 (2019) Camera
For videoing and pictures, LG X4 packs a 16-megapixel rear camera backed with features such as PDAF, AI Camera, and Time Helper among others.
Secondary camera spots 8-megapixel on the front of the phone with an f/2.0 aperture that is assisted by a front flash.
Connectivity and Sensors
The phone connectivity include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB Type-C, 3G, 4G LTE etc. There is a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
LG X4 (2019) Full Specifications
- Release date: April 2019
- Form factor: Touchscreen
- Dimensions (mm): 153.00 x 71.90 x 8.30
- Weight (g): 145.00
- Battery capacity (mAh): 3000
- Colours: New Platinum Gray, New Aurora Black
- Screen size (inches): 5.70
- Touchscreen: Yes
- Aspect ratio: 18:9
- Processor: 2GHz octa-core
- Processor make: MediaTek Helio P22 (MT 6762)
- RAM: 2GB
- Internal storage: 32GB
- Rear camera: 16-megapixel
- Rear autofocus: Phase detection autofocus
- Front camera: 8-megapixel
- Front flash: LED
- Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
- Wi-Fi: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes
- USB Type-C: Yes
- Fingerprint sensor: Yes
LG X4 (2019) Price, Availability
As per a report from South Korea-based TheElec, the LG X4 carries a price tag of KRW 297,000 (roughly NGN 93,000) and will be available from local carriers starting April 26. There is no word of the availability of the phone in other markets as of now.