The LG K12 Plus has been officially launched in Brazil. It is mid-budget device comes with a 5.7-inch 18:9 display, 3GB RAM, Helio P22 SoC, and fingerprint sensor.
LG K12 Plus Price and Availability
The LG K12 Plus price in Brazil has been set at BRL 1,199 – approximately $305 for the sole 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version. It can be found at Brazilian retailers in Moroccan Blue, Platinum Gray, and Black colors. There is no word on the global availability of the device yet.
LG K12 Plus Specifications
The LG K12 Plus features a 5.7-inch IPS LCD display with HD+ (1440 x 720 pixels) resolution, 18:9 aspect ratio and 282ppi pixel per density. The device has a simple design without notch, but incorporates some interesting features. It is powered by a 2.0 GHz octa-core processor which supported by MediaTek MT6762 Helio P22 SoC paired with PowerVR GE8320 GPU and 3GB of RAM. It packs a 32GB of inbuilt storage which can be expanded via microSD card up to 2TB.
On the camera front, the K12 Plus flaunts a single 16-megapixel rear camera sensor with an f/2.0 aperture and an LED flash. The camera supports HDR and has Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF). The company has included an AI Camera app on the phone, which adjusts the photo settings for eight different subjects and optimizes the images. The LG K12 Plus also has Google Lens integration for image recognition. For selfies, the device comes with an 8-megapixel selfie shooter along with an f/2.0 aperture and LED flash.
To ensure greater security, the device also features a fingerprint scanner on the back just below the rear camera sensor. The handset runs on Android 8.1 Oreo OS out of the box. It features DTS: X 3D Surround sound technology and brings MIL-STD 810G military certification, something that can help the most clumsy users. But LG does remember that this does not guarantee that the device is unbreakable, but rather that it withstands the most common accidents of everyday life.
LG K12 Plus packs a 3000mAh battery and supports dual SIM slot with dual standby. For connectivity includes 4G VoLTE, 3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, GPS, A-GPS, Bluetooth 5, and USB. The device measures 153 x 71.9 x 8.3 mm and weighs 150 grams.