LG’s new K10 and K4 land in Europe
LG has announced its two latest entry-level smartphones, the LG K10 and K4, will begin arriving in key international markets this week, beginning in Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). The devices will continue rolling out in Asia, the Middle East and Latin America in the coming weeks.
LG’s K series devices aim to deliver a premium look and feel at a budget price. The K series also promise a premium smartphone camera experience and you can check out our first impressions of the K series in the video from CES 2016 below.
On the specs front, the LG K10 features a 5.3-inch In-Cell Touch HD LCD display running Android 5.1 Lollipop backed up by a 2,300 mAh removable battery. There are a few specs combos available, with the LTE version packing either an octa-core SoC clocked at 1.14 GHz or a quad-core 1.3 GHz CPU (which is also found in the 3G version).
The LG K10’s primary camera will either be a 13 MP or 8 MP shooter, depending on the model you choose, with a 8 MP or 5 MP front-facing camera. There’s also various model-dependent RAM options: 2 GB, 1.5 GB and 1 GB. The LG K10 comes with either 8 GB or 16 GB of internal storage with microSD expansion.
The LG K4 is the more affordable of the two, with a 4.5-inch FWVGA display, quad-core 1 GHz processor and 1 GB of RAM. It also runs Android 5.1 Lollipop and has a 1,940 mAh battery paired with 8 GB of internal storage and microSD expansion. On the camera front, you’ll get a 5 MP main camera with a 2 MP selfie shooter with flash. There’s no official pricing yet, but keep an eye out in your individual market in the days to come.