LG’s budget-friendly K20 smartphone first launched in 2017 and now, the company has introduced a new Android Go (with Android 9 Pie) version of the phone for Europe. The device has also received some minor changes from the original version.
LG K20: specifications and features
The LG K20 features a 5.45-inch Full Vision LCD display with an aspect ratio of 18:9. It still sports thick bezels on all the sides and features a low resolution of 480 x 960 pixels. In terms of the processor, the phone has been upgraded with a 1.5Ghz quad-core chip against the 1.4GHz SoC which powered the original. The processor is coupled with 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. Users can expand storage by up to 32GB with a microSD card.
A dedicated Google Assistant key is included in the phone along with optimised apps. The LG K20 features an 8MP rear camera with f/2.2 aperture. For selfies, the device sports a 5MP lens along with a front-facing flash. Features like Gesture Shot, Auto Shot, 1-Click Focus and 2-Click Shoot are also included. It supports Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n and 4G/3G/2G networks, but LTE isn’t on the list. The phone runs on a 3,000mAh battery a microUSB port. Additionally, the device is MIL-STD-810G certified for durability.
LG K20: price and availability
The device has been launched in two new shades – Aurora Black and Moroccan Blue. In Europe, it is selling for £89.95 (~Rs 7,750) but there’s no word about this edition’s global launch yet.