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LG G6+ (2017) review

Android OS v7.0 (Nougat)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro
Adreno 530
4 GB / 128 GB
5.7 inches (1440 x 2880 px)
13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

LG announced the launch of the G6+ smartphone in 2017. The manufacturer is offering the LG G6+ phone with 5.7 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.

The LG G6+ comes with Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 3300 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.7 inches phone comes with IPS display (1440 x 2880 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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LG G6+ specifications

BrandLG
NameG6+
ModelG6PLUS
Release date2017

Body

The weight of LG G6+ is about 5.75 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this LG phone are average (5.86 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches).

Weight5.75 oz
Dimensions5.86 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches
Colorsblack, blue, gold
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The LG G6+ comes with Android OS v7.0 (Nougat) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v7.0 (Nougat)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro
CPUQuad-core, Dual-core 2.35 GHz Kryo, Dual-core 1.6 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 530

Display

The size of G6+ screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.7 inches IPS display of LG G6+ with 1440 x 2880 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size5.7 inches
Resolution1440 x 2880 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of LG G6+ (4 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (128 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage128 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the G6+ is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of G6+ has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera13 MP, 4160 x 3120 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The LG G6+ supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The G6+ comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The G6+ phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv4.2, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 3300 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of G6+ isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 3300 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The G6+ phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This LG phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device. The G6+ comes with wireless charging. Wireless charging uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects through electromagnetic induction.

Sensorsaccelerometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, light, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 3, Corning Gorilla Glass 4, Fast charging, Quick Charge, Stylus, Wireless charging
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The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the LG G6+, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.

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