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LG W10 Alpha

LG W10 Alpha
$91
Brand: LG
Category: Phones
  • Display 5.71-inch 720 x 1520 pixels HD+ screen
  • Camera 8 MP Main/ 8 MP front
  • Storage 16/32 GB
  • RAM 2/3 GB
  • CPU Octa-core 1.6 GHz, Spreadtrum SC9863A
  • OS Android 9.0 (Pie)

Our Rating

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

8.7
  • Design, Built Quality 7 / 10
  • Display Quality 8 / 10
  • Camera Quality 9 / 10
  • Audio & Multimedia 7 / 10
  • OS and Usability 9 / 10
  • Battery Performance 9 / 10

LG W10 Alpha Highlights and Overview

The LG W10 Alpha is the latest low-end smartphone from LG Mobiles, launched in India for the month of January, 2020. This device is based on an octa-core Spreadtrum/UniSoC SC9863A CPU, clocked at 1.6Ghz along with PowerVR GE8322 GPU. It has 2/3GB of RAM and a 16/32GB internal storage. The display is a 5.71-inch HD+ screen, with 720 x 1520 pixels resolution. Above the display, there’s a U-shaped or dot notch, which holds the front facing camera. 

On the camera department, the W10 Alpha comes with a single 8-megapixel rear camera sensor, featuring PDAF and a single LED flash. It also has a single 8-megapixel front-facing camera sensors for selfie. Both sensors can record video at 1080p resolution, and the front sensor specifically, comes with AI faceID and face beautification.

The device is available in Gray and Navy Blue colors, and built into a plastic body, measuring 147.3 x 71 x 8.9 mm. Sadly, LG Mobiles decided to omit a fingerprint scanner, but made use of a dual Nano-SIMs with 4G LTE network on both SIMs. The device is fueled by a 3450mAh battery and run on Android 9.0 Pie out of the box. Other key specifications and silent features of the LG W10 Alpha are detailed in the specification table below.

LG W10 Alpha Full Specifications and Features

NETWORK

Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G Network Bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
3G Network Bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 / 2100
4G Network Bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 28(700), 40(2300)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps

LAUNCH

Also Known As -
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BODY

Dimensions 147.3 x 71 x 8.9 mm
Weight 171 grams
Build Front glass, Plastic body
SIM Type Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

DISPLAY

Display Type IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.71 inches, 96.7 cm2 (~81.3% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~294 ppi density)

PLATFORM

Operating System Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset Spreadtrum UniSoC SC9863A
CPU Octa-core (4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A55 CPU and 4x1.2 GHz Cortex-A55)
GPU PowerVR GE8322

MEMORY

RAM + ROM 2/3 GB
Card Slot Yes, up to 64 GB via microSD card

MAIN CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8 MP main camera
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
Flash type - Single-LED
Video Resolution 1080p@30fps

SELFIE CAMERA

Camera Type Single Lens
Camera Sensor(s) 8-megapixel,
Camera Features FaceID,
4-level AI face Beauty
f/2.2 aperture
Video Resolution 1080@30fps

SOUND

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

CONNECTIVITY

Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP
NFC
GPS Yes
FM Radio Yes

BATTERY

Battery Capacity Non-removable Li-Ion 3450 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 W10 Alpha User Reviews and Opinions

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