LG X Power: Price, release date, specs and news

LGXpower_500

The LG X Power bears its Power suffix courtesy of a very high capacity battery, but is otherwise a budget range device.

You don’t often see much in the way of innovation in the budget space. Budget phones are usually where innovations that were once new and exciting in the premium space eventually trickle down to the common handset. LG has taken a different tack with the LG X Power, giving it a hefty battery pack that’s larger than the batteries found in premium offerings such as the LG G5 or LG V20 phones.

LG X Power: What is it?

The LG X Power is an Android 6.0 ("Marshmallow") phone with a 5.3 inch 720p capable display, running on a Mediatek MT6735 processor with 2GB of RAM and 16GB of onboard storage, plus whatever microSD card you’d care to throw into it. The rear camera is a 13MP model, while the front selfie camera is 5MP. All so far, so ordinary for the asking price, but what makes the X Power certifiably powerful is the integrated, non-removable battery.

LG packs a hefty 4100mAh battery into the X Power, which means its battery dwarfs that of most premium phones by a significant margin. It’s an fascinating point of differentiation for a budget phone, where so many times you’re left with a heavily compromised device with sub-par battery life. The MT6735 processor is no power slurping beast, but even if it was, 4100mAh would give it plenty of power to chew on.

LG X Power: Australian release date

The LG X Power is available now in Australia.

LG X Power: Price

The LG X Power is sold only on an outright basis through Harvey Norman stores for $349, which means you can’t get it on a contract with any carrier. You could always buy one and drop a prepaid or month by month postpaid SIM into one, however.

LG X Power: Specifications

LGX Power
OSAndroid 6.01 ("Marshmallow")
Screen size5.3in
Resolution1280x720
Display density277ppi
Storage16GB
Weight139g
ProcessorQuad-core 1.3 GHz Cortex-A53
Rear camera13MP
Front camera5MP
Battery4100mAh

Latest mobile news

Was this content helpful to you? No  Yes

Related Posts

Get the best deal on your mobile phone

Compare iPhone 7 plans
Compare iPhone 7 plans

Compare iPhone 7 plans from Telstra, Optus, Virgin and Vodafone.

More info...
Need more data?
Need more data?

Find plans with more than 10GB from Telstra, Optus, Virgin and more.

More info...
The best price on your next phone
The best price on your next phone

Don't pay full price on your next phone purchase.

More info...
Kogan Mobile: 30% off 365 day plans
Kogan Mobile: 30% off 365 day plans

Kogan Mobile's latest price blitz offers huge savings if you buy big.

More info...

Ask a Question

You are about to post a question on finder.com.au

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com.au is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Disclaimer: At finder.com.au we provide factual information and general advice. Before you make any decision about a product read the Product Disclosure Statement and consider your own circumstances to decide whether it is appropriate for you.
Rates and fees mentioned in comments are correct at the time of publication.
By submitting this question you agree to the finder.com.au privacy policy, receive follow up emails related to finder.com.au and to create a user account where further replies to your questions will be sent.

Ask a question
feedback