LG on Wednesday launched a new K-Series smartphone in India,the LG K7i @ RS Rs. 7,990. The biggest highlight of the smartphone is its ‘Mosquito Away’ technology. The LG K7i comes with an additional rear cover bundled in the box that can be placed on the phone when required – it features a speaker that produces ultrasonic frequencies said to drive mosquitoes away.
LG K7i’s Mosquito Away technology, which uses 30KHz ultrasonic sound waves said to be harmless to humans and to drive away mosquitoes. The company adds the smartphone has no “harmful chemicals”, and neither were any used in developing it. The technology, which is enabled by the speaker on the additional rear cover, does not require any refills, LG adds. The smartphone can be placed on a stand when the mosquito repellent is activated.
The LG K7i will be available across retail outlets in the country.Commenting on the launch, Amit Gujral, Chief Marketing Officer, LG Electronics India, said “LG has always been at the forefront of unique innovations. With this launch, LG is bringing the mosquito away technology closer to the consumers in the form of a mobile device which can be an integral part of their daily lives.”
It sports a 5-inch OnCell display.
It comes with dual-SIM smartphone runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow.
It comes with 1.1 GHz Quad-core Processor, 2 GB RAM / 16GB Internal Storage.
On the camera part it comes with an 8-megapixel rear camera, and a 5-megapixel front camera.
It runs on a 2500mAh battery.
It features 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.1, Micro-USB, FM radio, and 3.5mm audio jack as connectivity options.
It measures 144.7×72.6×8.1mm, and weighs 138 grams.