LG G3 Beat with 5 inch HD display and 8 MP laser auto focus camera announced

Putting rest to all the recently surfaced leaks, LG has finally unveiled the mini version of its flagship called the LG G3 Beat.


LG Electronics has announced the launch of the LG G3 Beat, which is the mini variant of the company’s flagship LG G3. The device has a sophisticated Floating Arc metallic design with a compact body smooth curved sides and gradually tapered edges. The 5 inch HD display has screen-to-body ratio of 74.1 percent, which apparently is the highest in the mid-range segment.

The LG G3 Beat is powered by the quad core Snapdragon 400 processor clocked at 1.2 GHz along with 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage. The device is equipped with an 8 MP rear facing camera with Laser auto focus which enables the device to focus by measuring the distance between the subject and the camera using a laser beam. There is also a front facing 1.3 MP camera.

The LG G3 Beat runs on the latest Android KitKat version bundled with features available on the LG G3. The device will be called as the LG G3 Beat in Asia but in Europe and other CIS countries, it will be known as the LG G3 s. The handset would be available in Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold colour options.


Speaking about the LG G3 Beat, Dr. Jong-seok Park, CEO, LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company, said, “Smartphone manufacturers cannot ignore this growing segment of consumers who want the best balance of looks, features, performance and, of course, price. The LG G3 Beat represents our commitment to the mid-tier smartphone market that demands mature technology, proven branding, great innovation and attractive price, all in a single device.”

LG G3 Beat specs:

  • 5.0 inch display
  • 1280 x 720 pixels resolution
  • 1.2 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 processor
  • Adreno 305 GPU
  • 1 GB RAM
  • 8 GB internal memory
  • 8 MP primary camera
  • 1.3 MP front facing camera
  • Google Android v4.4.2 KitKat
  • 2540 mAh battery