The LG on the last Thursday was launched as the 2018 editions of its K8 and K10 smartphones, which is reportedly all set to unveil at the MWC 2018. These new smartphones are going to roll-out at a globally in the key region, likes, Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East, the South Korean company said in a press statement to the various media group.
The declaration of the gadget LG K8 (2018), K10 (2018) arrived just days ahead of Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018. The handsets are designed as a successor of the K8 (2017) and K10 (2017) that was also unveiled at the CES in January of 2017.
Between the LG K8 (2018) and LG K10 (2018), is somehow having something less to offer. Though, the LG has confirmed that both handsets are all set to take the glossy pebble identity which is also the crucial element of the K series’ identity from the time it was unveiled at the first-generation K8 that happened back in March 2016.
The smartphones have 2.5D Arc Glass build which will be arriving in the 3 brand new color options: Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue, and Terra Gold. Google Phone Android 1
On the other side, there are preloaded features like the new Low Light Noise Reduction option and High Dynamic Range (HDR) mode.
These smartphones are also blessed with a new Timer Helper feature that will help users keep count the seconds till the timer triggers will be closed using the flash which can be seen in the visual aid.
The company of the LG K8 (2018), K10 (2018) can provide a Flash Jump Shot which will capture a photo every three seconds (up to 20 photos) and stitch them together into a GIF that can be easy for the peer group to share the same.
The feature can be used with either the front or the rear camera.
LG K8 (2018) Specifications and Features
The Android 7.1.2 Nougat running LG K8 (2018) features a 5-inch HD (720×1280 pixels) On-Cell display it can show the pixel density of 294ppi.
The smartphone has a 1.3GHz quad-core SoC, coupled with 2GB of RAM. In order to capture the image and the recording videos; it has an 8-megapixel camera sensor on the rear along with an LED flash and a 5-megapixel camera sensor which can be seen on the front side. iPhone SE 2 Features and Specification
There are also new camera UX features which include, Auto Shot, Gesture Shot, Flash for Selfie, and Quick Share.
On the part of storage, the LG K8 (2018) has 16GB of onboard storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 32GB). The smartphone has 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, FM radio, and Micro-USB on the connectivity front.
Another side it also packs a 2500mAh battery and weighs 152 grams.
LG K10 (2018) Specifications and Features
The Android 7.1.2 Nougat-based LG K10 (2018), on the other hand, features a 5.3-inch HD (720×1080 pixels) In-Cell display with 277ppi of pixel density. The smartphone has a 1.5GHz octa-core SoC which can arrive in the 3 variants, which includes, the LG K10 (2018), the K10+ (2018), and K10 Alpha (2018) aka K10a (2018), that offer 3GB and 2GB RAM options. While the K10+ (2018) and K10 (2018) variants have a 13-megapixel rear camera sensor and 8-megapixel or 5-megapixel (wide-angle) front camera sensor options. Sony Xperia XZ2 Specs
The K10a (2018) has an 8-megapixel rear camera sensor and a 5-megapixel front camera sensor. The front camera sensor of the K10 (2018) family actually supports the Bokeh effect, in particular for selfies.
Plus, there has Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF) which is regarded as to be 23 percent faster than a traditional autofocus system anyway.
Now it is very akin to the K10+ (2018) has 32GB of internal storage, while the K10 (2018) and K10a (2018) have 16GB storage. All these 3 variants have storage expansion support via microSD card (up to 2TB). LG has provided 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, FM radio, and Micro-USB. Samsung Galaxy S9 Features and Specs
There will be also a fingerprint sensor that functions as a Quick Shutter and Quick Capture to let users make it easy to capture their photos or screenshots directly using their fingers. Last but not the least, the smartphone has 3000mAh battery and weighs 162 grams.
LG K Series Overview
“LG’s 2018 K Series range of smartphones is focused on delivering even more value to consumers looking for the right device that fits their lifestyle and needs,” said Ha Jeung-UK, senior vice president and business unit leader for LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company, in the official statement.
As already this has been mentioned, that the LG will display the K8 (2018) and K10 (2018) models at the upcoming MWC. Price and availability of the smartphones are all set to declare very soon locally.
Last week, LG disclosed that it is also building the V30 2018 version with AI-based image recognition features. The advanced features will be all set to arrive via the company’s proprietary Vision AI technology will be also going to marks its debut at the MWC and at the new K series handsets too.