Founded in Seoul in 1958 as GoldStar, LG Electronics today makes home appliances, mobiles, tablets, and televisions. LG launched its first Android smartphone in 2009, and its first Android tablet in 2011. The company is known for its flagship G series of smartphones and a wide range of products including smart TVs. LG's latest mobile launch is the U. The smartphone was launched in October 2016. The phone comes with a 5.20-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of 1080 pixels by 1920 pixels.
The LG U is powered by 1.14GHz octa-core it comes with 2GB of RAM. The phone packs 32GB of internal storage that can be expanded up to 200GB via a microSD card. As far as the cameras are concerned, the LG U packs a 13-megapixel primary camera on the rear and a 8-megapixel front shooter for selfies.
The LG U runs Android 6.0 and is powered by a 3000mAh non removable battery. It measures 147.60 x 73.20 x 7.70 (height x width x thickness) and weighs 135.00 grams.
The LG U is a single SIM (GSM) smartphone that accepts a Nano-SIM. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth and USB OTG. Sensors on the phone include Compass Magnetometer, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient light sensor and Gyroscope.