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LG X Energy 2: Every part you should know

Why it issues to you

The LG X Energy 2 is likely to be the cellphone for these in search of outstanding battery life, and not using a remarkably excessive price ticket.

LG launched the X Energy 2 on the end of February, however quickly afterwards, the stunning LG G6 arrived and stole all of the limelight. Little was mentioned concerning the X Energy 2 till the start of Could, when the corporate introduced its imminent arrival around the globe. Serious about LG’s midrange Android cellphone with an enormous battery? Right here’s every thing you should learn about it.

Worth and availability

The X Energy 2 might be released in May, and offered in North America first, earlier than persevering with out by means of chosen international locations in Europe, Asia, and Latin America. Precise areas haven’t been introduced but, and the value might be set by these providing the cellphone domestically. Moreover, LG says the identify of the cellphone could range, so in case you’re exterior the U.S., it might not be known as the X Energy 2.

Options and specification

As alluded to in its identify, the X Energy 2’s raison d’être is its huge four,500mAh battery, a pleasant bump from the original X Power’s four,100mAh energy pack. LG claims the X Energy 2 can provide you 26 hours of talktime, 18 hours of steady video playback, 14 hours of GPS navigation, and 19 hours of net shopping. The corporate even boasts the cellphone was designed to final a complete weekend with out the necessity to recharge. When it comes time for that, the X Energy 2 will go from zero to 50 p.c in an hour, whereas a full recharge will take round two hours.

On the skin, the X Energy 2 incorporates a 5-megapixel digital camera above its 5.5-inch, 1,280 x 720 decision show, whereas a 13-megapixel digital camera with a soft-LED flash sits round again. On the entrance is a 5-megapixel selfie digital camera with gesture and face recognition to snap photographs after they’re noticed. The IPS LCD display screen improves on the X Power and gives brighter colours and higher viewing angles. Enhancements have additionally been made to the show’s out of doors visibility, and there’s a blue mild filter added into the software program to be used at nighttime.

The X Energy 2 runs Android 7.zero Nougat out of the field, one thing the unique X Energy nonetheless can’t say. An unnamed 1.5GHz octa-core processor and both 1.5GB or 2GB RAM run the present, with the 16GB of native storage augmented by means of the MicroSD card slot that takes as much as 2TB playing cards.

Article initially printed in February 2017. Up to date on 05-09-2017 by Andy Boxall: Added in new photographs, launch data.