LG - G6
|Display Size||5.7-inch, 2880 x 1440 pixel display (565 ppi)|
|Display Type||QHD+ FullVision|
|Operating System||Android 7.0 (at launch)|
|Processor||2.35GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Processor|
|External Storage Specs||
|Main Camera (Back)||13MP|
|Secondary Camera (Front)||5MP|
|Height||148.9 mm (5.86 inches)|
|Width||71.9 mm (2.83 inches)|
|Depth||7.9 mm (0.31 inches)|
|Weight||163 g (5.75 oz)|
|Colors||Black, Platinum, White|
|Supported Audio Formats||N/A|
|Supported Video Formats||N/A|
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