The LG G6 focuses on what users want the most: display, battery, durability, reliability.

Highs

  • Large display in a reasonably sized chassis
  • Stunning and unique wide camera shots
  • Designed for life with water-resistance and shock awareness

Lows

  • Very good camera, but S7 and Pixel are ahead
  • Available feature set is different per region

Rating and Price

  • Rating: 9/10
  • Price: ~$415
  • Available on Amazon

The LG G6 is the first handset to use a wider 18:9 (or 2:1) aspect ratio that allows for a larger screen without impacting the general grip of the phone. If the rumors are correct, both Samsung and Apple will introduce a similar screen size later this year. LG’s overall theme for the G6 is simplicity, reliability, user experience and value to the user. From the industrial design to most other decisions about the phone, this focus can be found. LG has officially open the smartphone battle of 2017. Is the LG G6 for you? Let’s find out.

Key specifications

First, let’s get the technical specifications out of the way and give you a lay of the land. Here are the highlight of the LG G6:

  • 5.7” display (~80% screen/body ratio) 2880×1440 QHD+, 564 PPI
  • Dual-cameras 13MP (back), wide camera (front) 5MP
  • 32GB -64GB* storage, 4GB RAM
  • Snapdragon 821 (MSM8996) processor
  • Quad-DAC*
  • 3300 mAh battery (+18% from G5), wireless charging*
  • IP68 water-resistance
  • 9×71.9×7.9mm

(*) means that the availability of this specific feature will very depending on the buyer’s geographical area. More details later in the article…

Overall product rating: 9/10

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Display
5.7"
2880x1440
IPS LCD
565 PPI
Price
~$415 - Amazon
Camera
13 MP
F1.8 Aperture F-Stop
OIS
Weight
163 g
Battery
3300 mAh
Non-Removable
No Wireless Charg.
Launched in
2017-02-01
System
4GB RAM
Snapdragon 821 + MicroSD
Storage (GB)
32, 64
LG G6 Review
Score: 9/10
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