LG is all set to introduce its flagship G6 smartphone at the MWC 2017 in Barcelona on February 26th. Today it has announced that it will recruit customers in Korea from February 15 to 24 to offer a pre-launch experience of the G6. Customers who want to participate in the LG G6 Preliminary Experiment Group can head to LG Korea homepage from tomorrow and fill a simple questionnaire about their current smartphone and most useful functions of it.
The company will select 210 people for the trial through lottery, and the winners will be announced on the 28th. All the winners will get the G6 free of charge. LG said that they will promote the content created by these activities on its own social media (SNS) channels, and use it as a review for customers who want to purchase after the release of LG G6.
LG already confirmed that the LG G6 will equipped with a 5.7-inch (1440 × 2880 pixels) QHD+ (1440 × 2880 pixels) Display Full version provides a vivid and dynamic colors with 564 PPI (pixels per inch) and comes with world’s first 18:9 aspect ratio to provide a new smartphone user experience (UX). It also said that even though it has a 5.7-inch screen it will fit in your hand easily and will also offer a comfortable grip.
The company also confirmed that its next generation premium smartphone G6 will have a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC (Digital-to-Analog Converter) similar to the V20 for a crisp and clear sound reproduction that lowering noise by up to 50%. LG is teaming again with ESS for this audio technology.
The new DAC will be able to control the left and right audio channels separately for a balanced sound. By adjusting the balance of sound, listeners can feel the stereoscopic feeling of listening to music directly at the concert scene.
LG said, “The new Quad DACs have increased circuit integration, lowering the negative distortion to 0.0002% of the luxury audio level and minimizing the loss of acoustic information. As the loss of information is less, the listener can hear a clean sound close to the original sound.”
LG unveiled the G6 at the Sant Jordi Club in Barcelona, Spain at 12:00 pm local time (4:30 PM IST). According to @evleaks, the smartphone will go on sale in Korea on March 9th and will launch in the U.S. a month later on April 7th.