LG has launched a new entry-level smartphone, LG K42, in India. This is the only phone in its price bracket that comes with a military-grade MIL-STD-810G certification. The device is touted to have passed nine different categories of the US Military defence standard testing. The passed tests include high and low temperature, temperature shock, vibration, shock, humidity and more. One other industry first feature it is providing with the smartphone is that it comes with a two-year warranty along with a free one-time screen replacement Also Read - LG W41, LG W41+, LG W41 Pro: Price in India, specifications
LG K42: Price in India
LG K42 is priced at Rs 10,990 for the sole 3GB RAM/64GB storage variant in Gray and Green colour options. The device will be made available in India via Flipkart. The company is providing all customers with a two-year extended warranty along with a free one-time screen replacement. Also Read - 5 truly wireless earphones to get if you are serious about music
The device will compete against devices like the Oppo A31 (2020), Samsung Galaxy M11 and the Infinix Hot 9 Pro. Also Read - Today’s Tech News: WhatsApp new features, Twitter blue tick, JioMeet crosses 15 million users
LG K42: Specifications
* LG K42 sports a 6.6-inch HD+ display with a resolution of 1600×720 pixels.
* The device comes with 3GB of RAM along with 64GB of internal storage expandable via a microSD card.
* All of this is backed by a 4,000mAh battery with support for fast charging.
* Security features include a side-mounted fingerprint sensor and facial recognition using the front camera.
* LG K42 sports a quad-camera setup on the back consisting with a 13MP primary sensor paired with a 5MP super wide angle lens, a 2MP depth sensor and a 2MP macro lens.
* On the front, it features an 8MP sensor for capturing selfies.