The two smartphones pack identical specs except that the Dual acronym means the latter has a dual SIM slot while the L60 goes with one micro SIM.
The phones have a 4.5-inch IPS display which has 480 x 800 pixels resolution, a gig of RAM, 1.2GHz quad-core CPU as well as either 4GB or 8GB of storage. The L60 smartphones boots Android 4.4 KitKat right out of the box.
For taking photographs, there’s a 5MP rear camera and a 1.3MP snapper at the front for taking selfies. The current is supplied by a 2100mAh power pack. And finally, there’s LTE connectivity as well as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth support.
Information on pricing and release date weren’t mentioned but it’s only a matter of time before we find out.
LG UNVEILS STYLISH F60 FOR PREMIUM 4G LTE EXPERIENCE
In Addition, F60 Delivers Superior Quad-Core Performance
and LG’s Acclaimed UX Features
SEOUL, Oct. 1, 2014 ― Looking to further expand its 4G LTE footprint in mobiles, LG Electronics (LG) today unveiled the LG F60, a stylish new smartphone that offers superior Quad-Core speed to run all of today’s hottest apps and LG’s premium UX features in a package designed for a global audience upgrading to 4G LTE. The F60 will begin rolling out to customers in Europe, followed by Asia and the Americas starting this week.
The LG F60 takes connectivity to a whole new level with blazing-fast 4G LTE powered by a 1.2GHz Quad-Core processor running on the Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. Housed in a slim and sleek compact body, the F60 features a crisp 4.5-inch IPS display and a 2,100mAh battery for the perfect balance of performance, weight and size for hours of entertainment and productivity.
The F60 comes fully loaded with LG’s proprietary UX features adopted heavily from the acclaimed LG G3:
Gesture Shot allows users to take easy selfies by simply opening and closing their hand in front of the lens to start a three-second countdown before the shutter is triggered.
Front Camera Light adds additional illumination to one’s face by displaying a bright white light around the preview screen in self-portrait mode.
Touch & Shoot lets users capture those special moments quickly and intuitively with a simple tap anywhere on the display to focus and shoot in one single step.
Knock CodeTM unlocks the F60 in one easy step with a personalized “knock” pattern for both convenience and security.
“LG continues to demonstrate its advanced 4G LTE knowledge by bringing to global consumers better and better mobile devices that take full advantage of today’s most advanced wireless infrastructure,” said Dr. Jong-seok Park, president and CEO of the LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company. “The LG F60 offers a premium user experience for young and old users alike who are looking for the fastest mobile experience possible at a reasonable price.”
The F60 will be available in both single and dual SIM versions, perfect for business users. Additional details including retail locations and price will be announced in local markets at the time of availability.
Chipset: 1.2GHz Qualcomm Quad-Core
Display: 4.5-inch WVGA (207ppi)
Memory: 1GB RAM / 4GB, 8GB
Camera: Rear 5MP / Front 1.3MP
Operating System: Android 4.4.2 KitKat
Size: 127.5 x 67.9 x 10.6mm
Network: 4G LTE
Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0 / Wi-Fi / A-GPS
Colors: Black / White (varies by market)