LG launches G Pro 2 in India for INR 51,500
The Korean manufacturer LG has announced the launch of its new G Pro 2 smartphone in the Indian market today. The phone had recently gone on sale online via select retailers and today’s launch confirms the expanded availability of the phone.
Officially priced at INR 51,500, the phone can now grabbed for as low as INR 49,900 from e-retailers as well as major brick and mortar stores in the country.
“We launched the G Pro last year in the Indian market and received an exceptionally favourable response from consumers. Following the success of the G Pro, we are launching the new G Pro 2, with enhanced features, based on the feedback of our consumers. The year 2014, is going to be an exciting year, as LG plans to bring out a string of innovative devices, which will capture the imagination of users. By year end, we intend to take on 10% share of the Indian smart phone market,” said Soon Kwon, MD, LG India.
Originally introduced in February, the LG G Pro 2 smartphone features a 5.9-inch full HD IPS display, 2.26GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor, 3GB of RAM, and 32GB of internal storage. The phone also comes with microSD card slot, 13MP rear camera with OIS+, 2.1MP front camera, 3200 mAh battery and Android 4.4.
LG has included a host of software tweaks on the G Pro 2 including the brand new Knock Code, which according to the company makes it easier to unlock and wake-up the smartphone.
The phone is being released in White and Black colour options and will compete with the likes of Galaxy Note 3, HTC One Max and Sony Xperia Z Ultra in the country. You can find the specifications comparison below.
|Phone||LG G Pro 2||Samsung Galaxy Note 3||Sony Xperia Z Ultra||HTC One max|
|Display||5.9-inch full HD IPS||5.7-inch full HD Super AMOLED||6.4-inch full HD Triluminos||5.9-inch full HD|
|Processor||2.26GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800||1.9GHz Exynos 5 Octa||2.26GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800||1.7GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 600|
|Memory||3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, microSD card slot||3GB of RAM, 32GB of internal storage, microSD card slot||2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, microSD card slot||2GB of RAM, 16GB of internal storage, microSD card slot|
|Cameras||13MP rear, 2.1MP front||13MP rear, 2MP front||8MP rear, 2MP front||Ultrapixel rear camera, 2.1MP front|
|Connectivity||BT 4.0, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), NFC, HSPA+||BT 4.0, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), NFC, HSPA+||BT 4.0, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), NFC, HSPA+||BT 4.0, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac), NFC, HSPA+|
|Battery||3200 mAh||3200 mAh||3050 mAh||3300 mAh|
|OS||Android 4.4||Android 4.3 (4.4 update available)||Android 4.2 (4.4 update available)||Android 4.3 (4.4 update available)|
|Size||81.9mx157.9×8.3m, 172 grams||79.2×151.2×8.3 mm, 168 grams||92.2×179.4×6.5 mm, 212 grams||82.5×164.5×10.29 mm, 217 grams|
|Current Price||INR 51,500 (MRP) INR 49,900 (MOP)||INR 41,000||INR 37,990||INR 53,000|