LG G6 Features Teased in Video; Sets Expectation for ‘Ideal Smartphone’

by Anvinraj Valiyathara 1

Even though LG has not confirmed it directly, it is heavily pegged to unleash the LG G6 flagship in February through MWC (Mobile World Congress) 2017 event. LG has released a teaser video that reveals that the LG G6 will be an ideal smartphone.

The teaser video begins with a question: “What’s on your wish list for the ideal smartphone?” People can be seen asking for larger screen in a compact, comfortable to hold and use, one-hand usability, waterproof, a camera that is able to “capture it all once” and a “more reliable” device.

At the last part of the video LG hints that these features will be arriving on its new smartphone. The description of the video on YouTube reads: “Your wishes for the ideal smartphone will come to life. Stay tuned for its arrival in February 2017.” Hence, it seems that the South Korean company is hinting on LG G6 features that will get unveiled to the world at MWC 2017.

Related: LG Confirms That The LG G6 Won’t Be Modular

Recently, LG announced a new display that would support a quad HD+ resolution of 1,440 x 2,880 pixels along with an aspect ratio of 9:18. It delivers a higher pixel density of 564 ppi. It is known to consume 30 percent less power than its predecessor and offers better viewing under direct sunlight.

The 5.7-inch quad HD+ display is speculated to be taller and slimmer than the 5.7-inch quad HD screen on LG V20. The taller display would allow users to easily multi-task through multi-window mode. It can be seen see that a larger screen for multi-tasking is one of the desirable features for ideal smartphone. In spite of having larger screen, the LG G6 will arrive with a smaller body.

Another important feature that LG seems to confirm in the video is the water-resistance capabilities of LG G6. If the South Korean company brings this feature on LG G6, it will be its first global smartphone to feature it.

The LG G5 failed to impress the audience with its modular design. Will the LG G6 turn out to be the ideal smartphone that people are looking for?