LG is reportedly working on a mini version of its flagship smartphone, LG G6. Called the LG G6 mini, a few details about the upcoming device have emerged recently. According to rumors, the smartphone could be launched as the LG Q6. Latest reports suggest that the smartphone could go official on July 11. The speculation comes after a media invite for LG event on that day in Poland emerged online. While the invite is cryptic as you d expect, it says hashtag LGBarbeQ, hinting at the LG Q6. Also Read - LG reveals list of phones to get up to Android 13 update even after business closureAlso Read - LG Wing now available to buy at just Rs 29,999: Is it a good choice?
According to rumors, the LG Q6 is likely to come with the same 18:9 aspect ratio as the LG G6 but with a smaller screen. It is worth noting that the flagship smartphone comes with a 5.7-inch QHD display. It s not clear that the mini version will have the same amount of resolution, or go with a standard full HD resolution. ALSO READ: Samsung Galaxy S8 vs Apple iPhone 7 vs LG G6 vs Google Pixel: Price, specifications and features compared Also Read - LG promises up to three Android OS updates for premium phones, customer support
The smartphone is expected to come with 3GB of RAM, which is lesser than LG G6 that has 4GB of RAM. For photography, the LG Q6 could skip a few sensors to include a singular 13-megapixel unit. Overall, the LG G6 mini specifications will be a slight downgrade from the flagship device, but would be a positioned as the mini version of the flagship and at much affordable price.
Well, it s not unusual for smartphone brands to ride on the popularity of the main flagship smartphone. As far as LG goes, the company just launched the LG G6+ that has higher 128GB storage. It also introduced the LG G6 32GB variant, which is quite self-explanatory. However, it s not just LG that could launch mini flagship versions. Rumors have suggested that Samsung Galaxy S8 mini and even HTC U11 mini are in the works. DON T MISS: LG G6 review: The flagship smartphone that you deserved, a year ago!