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LG K61

LG K61
$169
Brand: LG
Category: Phones
  • Display 6.5-inch 720 x 1600 pixels HD+ screen
  • Camera 48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP Main/ 16-megapixel front
  • Storage 64/128 GB
  • RAM 4 GB
  • CPU Octa-core 2.3 GHz Mediatek Helio P35
  • OS Android 9.0 (Pie)

Our Rating

The rating is based on the opinions of users and reliable reviewers.

9
  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 9 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 10 / 10

LG K61 Highlights and Overview

Of the three mid-range phones launched by LG Mobile today, the LG K61 is the higher variant of the three. It has four cameras at the back like the other two, but the main sensor on this unit is a large 48-megapixel sensor with up to 128GB internal storage. Meanwhile, the device still retains same 6.5-inch HD+ display, and has a punch hole cutting, housing the front facing LED flash..

Under the hood, there is an Octa-core MediaTek MT6765 Helio P35 CPU, clocked at 2.3GHz, along with PowerVR GE8320 GPU, a 4GB RAM and either 64/128 GB internal storage is preloaded, expandable via microSD card.

On the camera department, there are four modules at the rear of the phone. The main unit is a 48-megapixel sensor, along with a secondary 8-megapixel wide-angle lens, 5-megapixel of depth and another 2-megapixel dedicated macro lense. The front facing camera also got upgraded to a 16-megapixel sensor, and housed in the punched screen upfront.

The device has a rear placed fingerprint scanner at the back, powered by a 4000mAh battery which charges over USB Type-C interface. You get an IP68 certified premium body as well as MIL-STD 810G compliant and run on Android 9.0 (Pie) out of the box. Other key specifications and silent features of the LG K61 are detailed in the specs table below.

LG K61 Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 8(900), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
5G Network Bands No support for 5G Network modem
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps

LAUNCH

Also Known As -
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BODY

Dimensions 165.7 x 76.4 x 8.2 mm
Weight 179 grams
Build Premium Body
- Metal Frame
- Dust and water resistance (IP68 certified)
- MIL-STD 810G compliant
SIM Type Single Nano-SIM

DISPLAY

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 6.5 inches, 97.8 cm2 (~82.1% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1600 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~269 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset Mediatek MT6765 Helio P35 (12nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Cortex-A53 & 4x1.8 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU PowerVR GE8320

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 4 GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 128GB via microSD card

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Quadruple Lenses
Camera Sensor(s) 48 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP + 2 MP Main cameras
Camera Features Autofocus
Continuous shooting
Digital zoom
Geotagging
Panorama
HDR
Touch focus
Face detection
White balance settings
ISO settings
Exposure compensation
Self-timer
Scene mode
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 16-megapixel front camera
Camera Features FaceID
AI Beauty
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SOUND

Loudspeaker Yes
Speaker Location Chin, below display
Audio Jack Type Yes, 3.5mm audio jack

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP
NFC
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Ion 4000 mAh battery
Wireless Charging No
Talk Time Talk Time is the longest time that a single battery charge will last when you are constantly talking on the phone under perfect conditions, Ambient temperature and highly dependent on the cellular network environment such as the distance to the closest cell network tower. Up to 28 hours
Stand-by Up to 480 hours

OTHER FEATURES

Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, proximity, compass
Box Contents Charging Brick / USB cable

LG K61 User Reviews and Opinions

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Disclaimer Note

We CANNOT guarantee 100% accuracy for the specification table above.