LG Q6+ was launched in India on Wednesday. The launch of the Q6+ follows on the heels of the LG Q6 launch last month. The Q6 series is said to offer premium features at an affordable price, and bears 5.5-inch FullVision display with an 18:9 aspect ratio. The difference between the LG Q6+ and the LG Q6 is minor, with the former bearing more RAM (4GB) and inbuilt storage (64GB), compared to the latter's 3GB of RAM and 32GB of inbuilt storage.
The LG Q6+ price in India is Rs. 17,990, and the smartphone will go on sale from retail outlets on Wednesday in Astro Black and Ice Platinum colour variants. Apart from its FullVision display, the smartphone also has a face unlock feature. To compare, the LG Q6, which is otherwise identical to the Q6+, is priced at Rs. 14,990.
The dual-SIM (nano+nano) LG Q6+ runs Android 7.1.1 Nougat out-of-the-box and as mentioned earlier, features a 5.5 full-HD (1080x2160 pixels) display. The handset is powered by an octa-core Snapdragon 435 SoC coupled with 3GB of RAM.
It comes with a 13-megapixel primary rear camera and a 5-megapixel camera at front. The LG Q6 comes with 32GB of built-in storage, which is expandable via microSD card (up to 2TB). The connectivity options offered by LG Q6 include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, NFC, and a 3.5mm headphone jack.
The LG Q6+ houses a 3000mAh battery and comes with sensors including accelerometer, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, and proximity sensor. It measures 142.5x69.3x8.1mm, and weighs 149 grams.
Commenting on the launch, Amit Gujral, Chief Marketing Officer- LG Electronics India said, "The new LG Q6+ sets the benchmark in bringing the best of technology at an accessible price point to the consumers in India. Now more than ever, mobile devices are at the center of consumers’ lives as they look for a synthesis of usability and best technology and Q6+ is sure to offer them the same."