The LG K50 stands out as a reliable and feature-packed contender. Balancing performance, camera capabilities, and essential features, it offers a compelling option for users looking for an affordable device without compromising on functionality. For someone in need of a reliable backup phone, the LG K50 is a good choice.
|Price in Pakistan||PKR 31,000 Expected|
|Other Countries||$109 €101 £87 ¥784 ₹9114 ﷼409 Expected|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Bands||1, 3, 7, 8, 20, 38|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/75 Mbps|
|Status||Available. Released 2019, August|
|Dimensions||161.3 x 77 x 8.7 mm (6.35 x 3.03 x 0.34 in)|
|Weight||170 g (6.00 oz)|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Size||6.26 inches, 97.8 cm2 (~78.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~269 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie)|
|Chipset||Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 (12 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core 2.0 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Card Slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot)|
|Internal||32GB 3GB RAM|
|Dual||13 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), PDAF
2 MP, f/2.4, (depth)
|Features||LED flash, panorama, HDR|
|Single||13 MP, f/2.0, 1/3.1", 1.12µm|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE|
|NFC||Yes (market/region dependent)|
|USB||microUSB 2.0, OTG|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, proximity|
|Type||Li-Po 3500 mAh, non-removable|
|Colors||Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue, Platinum Gray|
|Models||LMX520BMW, LMX520EMW, LM-X520, 802LG|
Design and Display
The LG K50 sports a sleek and minimalist design that is both modern and ergonomic. With dimensions measuring 161.3 x 77 x 8.7 mm, the phone sits comfortably in the hand without sacrificing screen real estate. The 6.26-inch HD+ FullVision display delivers vibrant colors and crisp details, with a resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels. The phone is available in Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue, and Platinum Gray colors.
Performance and Storage
Equipped with a capable Mediatek MT6762 Helio P22 processor, the LG K50 handles day-to-day tasks with ease. While it may not be a powerhouse designed for intense gaming or resource-heavy applications, it provides a smooth and responsive user experience for general use. The inclusion of 3GB of RAM, depending on the variant, and 32GB of internal storage, contributes to multitasking efficiency. Running on Android, the LG K50 comes with LG’s custom skin that provides a clean and user-friendly interface.
The LG K50 surprises users with its camera capabilities. The 13MP rear camera captures detailed and sharp images, and a 2MP depth lens while the 13MP front-facing camera is suitable for clear selfies and video calls. The camera software includes various shooting modes and AI enhancements, allowing users to get creative with their photography.
Battery and Connectivity
With a 3000mAh battery, the LG K50 ensures a decent battery life for a full day of moderate usage. Essential networking technologies like 4G LTE, Bluetooth 5.0, and Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac are supported by the LG K50. It is a useful option for users who prefer wired audio equipment because it has a headphone jack. The LG K50 prioritizes user security with the inclusion of a fingerprint sensor on the rear of the device. This biometric authentication adds a layer of privacy, allowing users to unlock their phones securely and access sensitive information with ease.
Here is an overview of the pricing information for the LG K50 in Pakistan:
Please note that pricing details are subject to change and may vary depending on the retailer or provider. It is always advisable to confirm the price before making a purchase.