LG may launch two new K-series smartphones K-52 & K-42 in India
LG seems to be more active than in the past few months when it comes to launching devices in India. The Korean company recently announced the launch of its flagship products, LG Wing and Velvet smartphones, in India. Now the company may have hinted at launching two new smartphones in India. These two belong to the K series and are already available in parts of the world. LG may soon announce the K52 and K42 smartphones in India.
According to expert Mukul Sharma, LG is applying for certification of K52 and K42 smartphones from the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS). The model numbers for the two LG phones are LM-K420EMW and LM-K520EMW, the first is K42 and the second is K52. However, the BIS list created by Sharma and provided by Sharma does not include the release date but does indicate the imminent release of the two LG smartphones.
Both smartphones are already available in other countries, so we know the official specifications. LG has introduced the K52 in Europe and the K42 in the Central American and Caribbean markets.
LG K52 Specifications, Price
The LG K52 was launched in the European market for 199 euros (about Rs 17,800). The smartphone is equipped with a 6.6-inch IPS display with 720p resolution and a high refresh rate. Powered by an OctaCore MediaTek Helio P35 processor, it combines 4GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage for further expansion via a microSD card. Run Android 10 software with LG skin. The smartphone meets the MIL-STD-810G standard, must withstand extreme climatic conditions, and provide reliability.
LG K52 is equipped with a 48MP main camera, 5MP ultra-wide-angle camera, 2MP macro camera, and 2MP depth camera as optical systems. For self-portraits, the smartphone is equipped with a 13MP camera with 1080p video resolution. The LG K52 is powered by a 4,000mAh battery that does not support fast charging. In addition, a fingerprint sensor is attached to the side for authentication. The smartphone weighs 186 grams.
LG K42 Specifications, Price
The LG K42 is slightly shaved compared to the LG K52. The smartphone has a 6.6-inch 720p display with a central punch. The smartphone uses a combination of MediaTek Helio P22 octa-core processor with 3GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage. Up to 256GB microSD card is supported. Run Android 10 on the LG UX OS.
The LG K42 was shot using four camera setups, including a 13MP main sensor, 5MP ultra-wide sensor, 2MP macro sensor, and 2MP depth sensor. Selfies on the device are controlled by an 8MP front camera. The LG K42 has a 4000mAh battery and fast charging is not supported. It also has the ruggedness of military-grade MIL-STD-810G. There is a USB-C port at the bottom for charging and other purposes.
The LG K42 can be purchased in some markets for $ 195.99 (about 14,500 rupees).