Midrange branded phone
Design and Display
The LG X Skin exhibits a 5-inch IPS LCD display of HD resolution and has pixel density of 294 ppi. It is available in slim and light body of just 6.9mm thickness and weighs 122 grams. It is available in gold and titanium colour options to choose from.
OS and Configuration
The device sails on Android v6.0 (Marshmallow) operating system. The device draws its strength from 1.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 212 MSM8909 processor, it is backed by another 1.5GB RAM for multitasking and Adreno 304 GPU that handles games and other graphic demanding operations.
Camera and Storage
The device sports an 8MP main camera equipped with LED flash and autofocus features that helps in taking good quality pictures. It comes along with a 5MP camera on the front for taking selfies and video calls. As for storage, the smartphone contains 16GB internal storage and which be expanded upto 32GB using microSD card.
Connectivity and Battery
Connectivity features of this phone include 4G, dual SIM, Wi-Fi, hotspot tethering, bluetooth 4.1, GPS, NFC and microUSB 2.0. Sensors available in this phone are light, proximity and accelerometer. The device is powered by 2,100mAh li-ion battery.
LG continues to increase its arsenal of mid range devices with the launch of LG X Skin. Its primary features are its slim and lightweight design, NFC connectivity and Android Marshmallow OS. It contains most of the basic and essential features expected in a smartphone but seems a bit expensive as its chinese and even korean rivals offer much better features in this price range.