ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A., Inc. (LG) today announced an all-new smartphone, the LG X charge™, available in the US on Comcast's new wireless service, Xfinity Mobile. The LG X charge features the company's largest battery in a smartphone (4,500mAh) and a 5.5-inch HD display.
"Some users demand more out of their phones than others, or spend more time on the go. The LG X charge was designed to meet the demands of users who want maximum usage from their smartphones between charges, paired with the advanced flagship features they care about most, like a large HD screen," said Chang Ma, President, LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A., Inc. "The combination of outstanding battery life, spacious display, and exceptional camera capabilities make the X charge an excellent proposition for consumers."
The LG X charge targets heavy-duty users who are in the market for a competitively priced device with a large display, advanced camera features, and long battery life. With a 4,500mAh battery, the LG X charge is perfect for users who aim to get the most out of their phones by watching movies and video content, playing games, and sharing captured content on the go.
Experience the Long-Lasting, Fast-Charging Battery
Users can take on their day and conquer tasks with power to spare with the LG X charge. The fast-charging battery can last an entire weekend before needing to recharge1. This power helps efficiently drive its generous 5.5-inch HD In-cell Touch display with 1,280 x 720 resolution, which offers an immersive viewing experience with rich, vibrant colors.
Capture Photos Effortlessly with Easy to Use Modes and Gestures
With a 5MP wide angle camera up front, users can easily take selfies of themselves or of a large group. LG's smart UX also includes Auto Shot and Gesture Interval Shot which simplifies the photo-taking process by triggering the shutter as soon as a face or hand gesture is detected. What's more, posting a favorite image is then just one tap away with Quick Share. On the back, the 13MP primary camera and soft LED flash lets shooters capture flattering portraits and breath-taking landscapes with ease.
Versatile Functionality and a Reliable Network
The LG X charge maximizes the device's hardware for a lasting and enjoyable experience – whether for watching movies, surfing social networks or everyday use. Offering the device on Xfinity Mobile, which combines the nation's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network with the largest Wi-Fi network of more than 17 million hotspots nationwide, provides a great internet and entertainment experience.
"Xfinity Mobile was designed to meet the growing demand for entertainment and high-speed data on-the-go," said Billy Stephens, Vice President, Wireless Devices, Xfinity Mobile. "Together with the LG X charge, we are bringing consumers a simpler way to access all of their favorite content and experiences both inside and outside of the home."
Buy it Now!
The LG X charge will be available via the Xfinity Mobile website, call centers and select Xfinity Stores beginning June 30, 2017. For more information about how to purchase the LG X charge on Xfinity Mobile, please visit www.xfinitymobile.com. For more information about LG and its devices, please visit www.lg.com.
- Display: 5.5-inch HD In-cell Touch
- Chipset: 1.5 GHz Octa-Core
- Camera: Rear 13MP / Front 5MP (Wide Angle / LED Flash)
- Memory: 2GB or 1.5GB RAM / 16GB ROM / Micro SD (up to 2TB)
- Battery: 4,500mAh (embedded)
- Operating System: Android 7.0 Nougat
- Size: 154.7 x 78.1 x 8.4mm
- Weight: 164g
- Network: LTE / 3G / 2G
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi (802.11 b, g, n) / Bluetooth 4.2 / USB 2.0
- Others: USB OTG / Gyro Sensor
1 Based on internal estimates. Battery life may vary according to network conditions and other usage factors.
About LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A., Inc.
LG Electronics MobileComm U.S.A. Inc, based in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., is the U.S. sales subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc. a global innovator and trend leader in the global mobile communications industry. LG is driving the evolution of mobile forward with its highly competitive core technologies in the areas of display, battery and camera optics and strategic partnerships with noted industry leaders. LG's consumer-centric products -- including the flagship premium G Series models -- incorporate unique, ergonomic designs and intuitive UX features that enhance the user experience. The company remains committed to leading consumers into the era of convergence, maximizing inter-device connectivity between smartphones, tablets and a wide range of home and portable electronics products. For more information, please visit www.LG.com.
About Xfinity Mobile
Xfinity Mobile is the nation's first wireless service combining America's largest and most reliable 4G LTE network with 17 million Xfinity WiFi hotspots to deliver a great wireless experience, for less money, on the most popular devices. With Xfinity Mobile, customers can choose to pay only for the gigabytes they use, one gigabyte at a time, or select the unlimited data plan – easily switching from "By the Gig" to "Unlimited" at any time and no cost using the Xfinity Mobile app. For more information on Xfinity Mobile, go to www.xfinitymobile.com.
Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMSCA) is a global media and technology company with two primary businesses, Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Comcast Cable is one of the nation's largest video, high-speed internet, and phone providers to residential customers under the XFINITY brand, and also provides these services to businesses. It also provides wireless and security and automation services to residential customers under the XFINITY brand. NBCUniversal operates news, entertainment and sports cable networks, the NBC and Telemundo broadcast networks, television production operations, television station groups, Universal Pictures and Universal Parks and Resorts. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.
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