LG Max mid-ranger unveiled in India, priced at $172 USD

LG Max mid-ranger unveiled in India, priced at $172 USD
The LG Max has been unveiled in India, priced at the equivalent of $172 USD. As we told you the other day, in other markets the phone is being called the LG Bello II, or the LG Prime II. The 5-inch screen features a 480 x 854 FWVGA resolution. That works out to a 196ppi pixel density. A quad-core 1.3GHz CPU is under the hood. 1GB of RAM is inside along with 8GB of expandable storage.

An 8MP camera is on the back, and a 5MP selfie-centric snapper is found on the front of the phone. The latter supports Gesture Shot, which snaps a selfie when you open and close your palm in front of the camera. With Selfie Flash, the phone's display is employed as a soft flash "for portraits that are more subtle and refined." Android 5.1.1 is installed out of the box, and a 2540 mAh batter keeps the motor running.

The handset supports 3G connectivity, and is available in White, Gold and Titan.

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source: Technodify

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8 Comments

1. Sidewinder

Posts: 515; Member since: Jan 15, 2015

This ain't even midrange. Can't even be called entry level based on the specs I read..

2. timukh

Posts: 295; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

The Indian market has enough handsets in the range of $120-$150 which have an HD screen along with other specs like quad core, 1gb ram 8mp back cam etc. So I still dont get how LG is still sticking to 480p displays at $172..

3. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

480x854 is a joke in 2015.

4. boosook

Posts: 1442; Member since: Nov 19, 2012

And you call a phone with a FWVGA screen, 1gb of ram and 8gb of flash memory a mid-ranger? We're in 2015... that's just an entry level, and the price is ridiculous.

5. legiloca

Posts: 1676; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

Moto G 2015 will flip this phone in any day, even Moto G 2013 can beat it..

6. SirYar

Posts: 351; Member since: Jul 02, 2014

When will this overpriced mid ranger trend stop?!

7. MucuCat

Posts: 50; Member since: Feb 19, 2014

never, because most people know nothing about specs, they are lured with fashionable design and a catchy name ;)

8. TheBiz

Posts: 232; Member since: Apr 13, 2015

when u will be able to buy flagships for 500$

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