A good looking smartphone
Display and Configuration
The LG K5 comes with a 5-inch IPS LCD display with a native resolution of 480 x 854 pixels. Acting as the heart of the device, is a 1.3GHz quad-core processor coupled along with 1GB RAM for driving the system in a steady manner. It boots on Android v5.1 (Lollipop) operating system. The sleek metallic body looks impressive and is available in three color variants namely - Blue, Gold and White.
Camera and Storage
The device is armed with a 5MP main camera (f/2.8 aperture) inclusive of autofocus, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, Digital Zoom, Auto (LED) Flash which can capture an image up to a resolution of 2,592 x 1,944 pixels. Selfie lovers can click pictures via 2MP snapper at the front of the device. In order to store data, the device houses an internal memory of 8GB which can be further expanded upto 32GB using a microSD card.
Battery and Connectivity
The device sips its juice from a 1,900mAh li-ion battery which is removable. On the connectivity ground, the device offers options such as 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n, Mobile Hotspot, Bluetooth v4.1 and GPS with A-GPS.
In the competitive world of smartphones, the LG K5 seems expensive since nowadays majority of people expect to expend less and get more in a product. The main USP of the device is its metal body which helps to handle dings, scratches, dent etc. One can also opt out for other options such Coolpad Note 3, Lenovo K3 Note, Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 within the same budget.