LG has announced a new entry level budget friendly smartphone named ‘LG K3’ for Boost Mobile and Virgin Mobile. This is also the fifth smartphone in the company’s K series followed by LG K5, K7, K8, and K10. Coming out of the box with Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS, it supports Dual SIM connectivity with dual standby. LG K3 sports a 4.5 inch IPS FWVGA display offering 854 x 480 pixel resolution with 218 ppi pixel density. It is priced at just $79.99, that is about Rs. 5,400.
The phone is powered up with 1.1GHz Snapdragon 210 Quad-core processor accompanied by 1GB of RAM and Adreno 304 GPU which seems really great at such price range. As per storage, we get onboard 8GB memory which can be further expanded up to 32GB using microSD card. LG K3 supports 4G LTE along with basic connectivity options such as 2G, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi and A-GPS.
Coming to the camera department, LG K3 carries a 5 Megapixel rear camera with Autofocus and LED flash, while at the front facing we have a VGA camera for video calling and conferencing. The phone is backed up with 1940mAh battery.
LG K3 Specifications:
- Android 6.0 Marshmallow
- Dual SIM and dual standby
- 4.5 inch IPS FWVGA display
- 854 x 480 pixel resolution with 218 ppi pixel density
- 1.1GHz Snapdragon 210 Quad-core processor
- 1GB of RAM
- Adreno 304 GPU
- 4G LTE, 2G, 3G, Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi and A-GPS
- 8GB internal storage memory, Expandable up to 32GB using microSD card
- 5 Megapixel rear camera with Autofocus and LED flash
- VGA front facing camera
- 1940mAh battery
To make the best out of such entry level LG K3, you must get its PC Suite Software which can be downloaded from this page along with latest LG USB Driver and OSP (On-Screen-Phone) tool. While OSP tool lets you access your entire phone from computer desktop comfortably, PC suite lets you manage the phone more effectively and comfortably directly from the PC. From sending or receiving SMS to editing phone notes or calendar, you can do every thing. It also allow you to Backup the complete phone on computer with all installed apps, SD Data, files, folders, documents, phone settings, etc in a single file. If something goes wrong or you want to format the device, do it without tension because it will take just a single to Restore back the entire device to its previous state, as it was during the backup date and time.
There are many more important stuffs you can do using PC suite, for example, you can backup or sync contacts, notes, bookmarks, emails, messages, calendar, etc from your LG phone to PCs, programs like MS Office and even with Cloud services such as Google, Microsoft, yahoo and more. You can even sync multimedia files between phone and PC, or share mobile internet instantly over USB cable. There’s so many more such important features it has to offer. USB Driver on other hand is must because it is the only thing that creates connectivity between phone and computer. Drivers are also required while rooting or installing Custom ROMs. So, get all these free official softwares and get the best out of your LG K3.