LG G3 Smartphone with Laser Autofocus Officially Announced


The Korean smartphone maker is back with its new smartphone named LG G3. It is said to be successor of LG G2. The smartphone will be available in Metallic Black, Silk White and Gold Shine colors. The most unique feature of the smartphone is its laser auto-focus which will help users in focusing the image faster and to click them even more instantly. The smartphone will first go on sale in South Korea. The launch details for the other countries are not yet revealed.

At the launch LG explained the benefits of laser autofocus, “This technology enables the G3 to capture the best moment ? even in low light ? by measuring the distance between the subject and the camera using a laser beam. So no more fuzzy pictures of your son scoring his first football goal and or missed shots because your camera couldn’t decide quickly enough which toddler in the playground to focus on,”

Talking about the features, LG G3 has a 5.5-inch Quad-HD, 2560x1440p. It is powered by a 2.5 GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 801 processor. The new smartphone will run on Android 4.4 that is the latest version KitKat which is quite fast and compatible. Talking about the photography, LG G3 has a 13MP rear or back facing camera with features like laser autofocus and Dual LED flashes. It also has a 2.1 MP front facing camera. The battery backups seems very good as it has 3000 mAh battery along with feature of wireless charging. Other features include 2GB RAM, 16GB of internal memory with expandable memory up to 128GB. Talking about the connectivity features, LG G3 has 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0 , GPS, NFC and Slim Port.

Now lets come to the Software end, LG G3 has many pre installed applications including company’s latest Smart Notice Service. Smart Notice which is very much similar to Google Now. It will provide suggestions and recommendations that will be based on the user behavior  and the pattern of using the smartphone. Other applications include Smart Keyboard, Smart Security, Content Lock, Kill Switch and Guest Mode.

At the launch Dr. Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of the LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company said, “The smartest innovation in a fast evolving smartphone market is creating harmony between advanced technology and a simplified user experience. LG G3 is the result of our effort to actualize that idea into a tangible product. And we are extremely pleased with the result.”

LG G3 Key Specifications:

  • 5.5-inch (2560Ă—1440 pixels) Quad HD IPS display
  • 2.5 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 801 processor
  • Android 4.4.2 (KitKat)
  • 3MP rear camera with OIS, Dual LED Flash and Laser Auto Focus
  • 2.1 MP front-facing camera
  • 2GB RAM
  • 16GB of internal memory expandable upto 128 GB with microSD
  • Bluetooth 4.0, NFC, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, USB v2.0, HDMI via Slim Port
  • 4G LTE (900/1800/2100/2600/850), 3G (850/900/1700/1900/2100), 2G (850/900/1800/1900)
  • 3000mAh