Smartphone companies like LG are doubling down on their low-cost strategy. On Tuesday, the company announced the LG Aristo, an entry-level device set to launch on MetroPCS later this month. LG Aristo comes with Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 425, a midrange 1.4GHz quad-core model with an Adreno 308 graphics chip, with 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, a microSD slot, Bluetooth 4.2, and a 4G-capable radio.

LG Aristo
Important Stats:
  • 5 inches
  • Android v7.0
  • 16 GB Internal
  • 1.5 GB RAM
  • 13 MP+5 MP
  • 2410 mAh battery
Screen Size 5 inches
Display Type IPS LCD
Resolution 720 x 1280 pixels
Pixel Density 294 ppi
Screen Protection Scratch Resistant, 2.5D Curved Tempered Glass
Status 2017, January
2G SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Bands HSDPA 900, HSDPA 2100
4G Bands LTE 700, LTE 850, LTE 1700, LTE 1900, (With VoLTE)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Weight 142g
Sim Dual SIM (Nano-SIM)
Water resistant
Primary Camera
Features 13 MP, LED flash
Special Features face detection, touch focus, 1080p@30fps video
Front camera
Features 5 MP
Internal 16 GB, 1.5 GB RAM
microSD up to 32 GB
Powered By
Operating System Android 7.0 (Nougat)
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 425
Graphics Adreno 308
CPU Quad-core
3.5mm jack
Quality Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Wi-Fi Hotspot
Wi-Fi Direct
USB microUSB 2.0
Special Features
Sensors Proximity Sensor, Accelerometer, Ambient Light, G-Sensor
Fast battery charging
Power Removable Li-Ion 2410 mAh battery

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LG has unveiled a new smartphone today, and this one is headed to T-Mobile and MetroPCS. It's called LG Aristo and can't boast high-end specs, but it does at least run Android 7.0 Nougat and it's going to be very cheap. The LG Aristo has a 5-inch 720p touchscreen, the Snapdragon 425 chipset at the helm, 1.5GB of RAM, 16GB of expandable storage, a 13 MP main camera, a 5 MP selfie shooter, 4G LTE with VoLTE support, Wi-Fi calling, and a 2,410 mAh battery. A fingerprint scanner is on the back.

LG Aristo Price Tag

LG Aristo price in India is expected to be Rs. 8,200 and LG Aristo launch date in India is expected to be 25 February 2017.