LG had unveiled the X Power 2 smartphone ahead of the MWC 2017 expo this year. The smartphone was initially expected to go on sale soon after the announcement. Evidently, it has been delayed and now, a new report reveals the LG X Power 2 will go on sale in June. Also Read - This Qualcomm chip bug affects around 30 percent of phones globally: ReportAlso Read - Flipkart Smartphones Carnival sale: Deals on Apple, Samsung, Poco, Realme, more smartphones
LG, however, hasn t yet confirmed the new release date for the LG X Power 2. According to ETnews, the smartphone will be initially available in South Korea. The price of the smartphone is expected to be around $265, Rs 16,999 approximately. At the moment, there is no official word on when the device will be available in the international markets. Also Read - LG reveals list of phones to get up to Android 13 update even after business closure
As the name suggests, the main highlight of the LG X Power 2 is a relatively large 4,500mAh battery. According to LG, the battery can last up to 15 to 18 hours on a single charge. Also, the battery can be charged up to 50 percent in one hour and to full strength in around two hours. The LG X Power 2 is the successor to the last year s X Power, which packs a 4,100mAh battery. The smartphone is currently available in India for Rs 16,000.
LG X Power 2 Specifications and Features
The LG X Power 2 features a 5.5-inch HD (720p) display . It is powered by a 1.5GHz octa-core MediaTek MT6750 processor coupled with 1.5 GB or 2GB of RAM. The smartphone comes 16GB internal storage, further expandable to 2TB over microSD card. It runs on Android Nougat out-of-the-box. ALSO READ: LG G6 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: Price, specifications and features compared
In terms of optics, it has a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, boasting of zero Shutter Lag. On the front, it sports a 5-megapixel selfie snapper with a wide-angle lens and soft LED flash for better low-light selfies. On the connectivity front, the smartphone comes with 4G VoLTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 b,g,n, Bluetooth 4.2, USB 2.0, and USB OTG.