LG Lancet Specifications: After a lot of rumors, LG has finally unveiled the new Window Phone named -LG Lancet. Â This is going to be theÂ Verizon’s first Windows Phone of 2015. Today Verizon announced a new smartphone coming to the smartphone market.Â There is an Â trend going on in the Windows Phone market of intending more and more affordable smartphones. ThatÂ is because most users of the tiled operating system attracts towards theÂ low-end devicesÂ come purchase time. So, naturally, when Verizon decided to finally include a newÂ Windows Phone in its pocket. LG originally did produce Windows Phone 7 devices, but left the market before Windows Phone 8 shipped. They are back, with a budget device for the Verizon network.Â The LG Lancet is not very exciting hardware, but it does have a couple of things worth mentioning.Â So lets have a detailed view on Â LG Lancet Specifications, LG Lancet pros and cons, LG Lancet price.
LG Lancet Specifications
DESIGN AND DISPLAY
LG Lancet Specifications reveals that it is features with a 4.5 inch display but with just an 854×480 resolution. The extra 54 pixels is added on the vertical and it will be for the onscreen buttons for this phone. So it removes the drawback of Â blocking the standard display real estate.Â The LG Lancet comes with features such as KnockOn, which allows awake the display with just two taps also with the Â QuickMemo feature which Â lets jot down notes while on a phone call. The smartphone also features Microsoft’s personal digital assistant called Cortana. So these types of features will definitely grasps the attention of various android lovers. In terms of display and designÂ LG Lancet Specifications is pretty impressive.
LG Lancet Specifications in terms of performance that it is boosted Â with the 1.2GHz quad-core processor. The 1 GB RAM is also packs with in. The storage is only 8 GB with 4 GB available to the end user. It does support micro SD expansion though so you can add more space if necessary.Â Unfortunately, there is no word whether the LG Lancet will receive the anticipated Windows 10 update set to release later this yearÂ Connectivity options include Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, CDMA LTE (Verizon), GPS, and Micro-USB. The smartphone packs a 2100mAh battery and will be available in Blue colour.
The rear camera is an 8 MP version and the front facing camera is only VGA, so imaging is not going to be a highlight of this device unless that rear camera is really something.Â The only other thing to note is that this will be the first Windows Phone on Verizon to support HD Voice. HD Voice is a wonderful thing that really improves the call quality, but it suffers from a lack of compatibility and generally only works with two devices on the same carrier.
Â LG Lancet Specifications
|Â Hardware||Â Specs|
|Â Model||LG Lancet|
|Â Operating System||Â Window 8.1|
|Â Processor||Â 1.2 GHz quad-core CPU|
|Â RAM||Â 1 GB|
|Â Internal Memory||Â 8 GB internal Storage and expandable up to 128 GB via microSD|
|Â Display||Â 4.5-inch FHD|
|Â Screen Resolution||480 x 854 pixels|
|Â Camera||Â 8 megapixel rear and 0.3-megapixel front camera|
|Â Connectivity||Â GPRS/ EDGE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Micro-USB, and Bluetooth|
|Â Battery||Â 2100 mAh|
LG Lancet pros and cons
- Quad core processor
- 8 MP rear HD camera
- fingerprint ID scanner
- expendable upto 128 GB which is hardly seen in smartphones
- 8 GB ROM on board
- LED touch home buttons
- smaller screen display
- ]heavy in weight
- non attractive design
- sensors not added in the phone
- just 2100 mAh battery capacity
- just 1 GB RAM
- just 0.3 megapixel front camera
LG Lancet price
The Lancet is available now on Verizon for $5 per month on Verizon Edge, or you can purchase it outright for $120. For those that prefer to purchase on the two year contract, it is current available for $19.99 on contract.