LG to unveil K8 and K10 smartphone series at MWC 2018

Though LG won’t be releasing any flagship devices at MWC 2018, that doesn’t mean there won’t be anything new from the company. It’s already confirmed that there will be a new variant of V30, the V30S with more AI centric features. Now LG has announced about its upcoming K8  and K10 series smartphone. The phones will be made available in Europe, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East. 

LG K10 Series

The LG K10 series will consist of three devices, namely LG K10+, K10 and K10 Alpha. All of them differ only in RAM, internal storage and camera set up. The K10 and K10 Plus is equipped with 13MP rear camera, the third model K10 alpha packs an 8MP camera at the back panel. On the front, the K10 series of phones are expected to sport either 8MP or 5MP sensor on the front coupled with Bokeh effect support.

All three smartphones are expected to have 5.3-inch HD In-cell Touch screen with 1280 x 720 resolution. The devices are powered by 1.5 GHz Octa-Core processor, run on Android 7.1.2 Nougat and backed by 3,000mAh battery. 

Coming to the distinguishing part, The LG K10+ will have 3GB RAM .and 32GB of internal storage, K10 with 2GB RAM and 16GB storage and lastly, K10 alpha packs 2GB RAM and 16GB of internal storage. The storage can be further expandable up to 2TB via microSD.


It comes with a 5-inch HD display bearing a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. The K8 runs on a 1.3GHz quad-core processor which works together with 2GB of RAM. The phone runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat out of the box and might get updated to Oreo sometime soon. The device comes with an 8-megapixel rear sensor accompanied with an LED flash. On the front, you get a 5-megapixel sensor for clicking selfies and making video calls.

Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and FM. Sensors on the phone include Proximity sensor and Accelerometer.

What do you think about LG’s K Series smartphone? Will it be able to disrupt Xiaomi’s Redmi spree in India?


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