The LG Folder 2 comes with a 2.8 inches 240 x 320 pixels display on the front. At the heart of this phone is the Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909, along with 1 GB for smooth performance. The onboard storage is 8 GB and the battery is at 1470 mAh capacity.
LG officially launched its new smartphone LG Folder 2 in April 2020. Sporting a Candybar design, it will have a model number LM-Y120K. The LG Folder 2 will retail in a variety of colours including New Platinum Grey, and White to give you options to choose according to your style. In terms of durability, well, the handset is made of the Plastic material. So, you be the judge of that. Know that it weighs at 127 grams.
Most important aspect of the smartphone is its display. Take a hard look at the LG Folder 2 display specifications. It is a 2.8 inches display offering a 240 x 320 pixels resolution. It uses the TFT display technology. The pixel density of the screen comes out to be 143 ppi. The screen-to-body ratio of the smartphone is at 41.04 %, which is a result of the Regular design and aspect ratio of 1.333:1.
These days when we look for a smartphone to buy, the first thing that we asked is about the details of the camera. So here you go! The LG Folder 2 comes with a single rear camera which has a resolution of 2 MP
Hardware and Software
Coming to the internals on the LG Folder 2, it comes powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909 processor, which is accompanied by a Qualcomm Adreno 304 GPU. Talking about the RAM and storage, it comes with a 1 GB of RAM and 8 GB of internal storage. There is an external storage option available and it supports external storage type of microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC. As far as the biometric security is concerned, it does not come with a fingerprint sensor. We are mostly concerned about the battery life on our phones, the LG Folder 2 offers a 1470 mAh capacity battery. The connectivity features includes single SIM slot with 4, and4G support. Further, it offers Bluetooth 4.2, NFC, and Micro USB v2.0 port. It supports a 3.5 mm audio jack. And it supports latest Wi-Fi standards.
The date when the arrival of the smartphone is publicly announced
The date when the smartphone is released for the public
OEM producing the smartphone
Model name based on OEM nomenclature
Classification based on what functionalities are offered by the phone
Classification of smartphone according to basic shape
Android 8.0 Oreo
Operating system powering the entire smartphone. In an Android phone this is the OEM's fork on android with their customisations and features. Some of the most popular Android Skins include MIUI, Oxygen OS, Grace UI, HYC sense etc.
107.9 x 55 x 18 mm
physical dimensions of the smartphone
Weight of the mobile phone in grams
New Platinum Grey, White
Availability of various colors
Materials that constitute the body and structure of the smartphone
physical size of the screen measured by the diagonal.
240 x 320 pixels
Total number of pixels on the display
number of pixels per square inch of the display.
Display technology used in the smartphone. The display technologies decide a lot of factors including how it looks, what the brightness can be, the power consumption etc. Morden smartphone displays range from TFT, TN Panels to IPS LCD, OLED, and AMOLED panels.
Display shape with classification based on current trends. Morden displays come in different shapes and sizes and this varies from near bezel less, notch display, waterdrop notch, to fully bezel less phones. This lets one get an idea of how the display looks.
Percentage of display area to the front of the smartphone. This ratio became more popular recently with the introduction of tall 18:9 displays. Now we have bezel less, notched displays with screen to body ratios of 18.5:9, 19:9, and even 19.5:9.
Primary Rear camera Megapixel count
CMOS (complementary metal-oxide semiconductor), Autofocus
Special features in the camera
Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909
System on Chip powering the smartphone. Smartphone chipsets are designed by very few companies in the world
4 Cores 1.3 GHz 32-bit
Central Processing unit
Graphics processing unit. The GPU is responsible for all the graphics intensive stuff on your smartphone including video rendering, playing games etc.
Random Access Memory(Volatile memory) in the smartphone. The amount of RAM in a phone is responsible for how many apps will stay in memory and will not have to reload.
Internal storage capacity
non-removable hardware storage inside the smartphone. The internal storage on a smartphone is responsible both for storing files, as well as the applications on it. The whole system runs on that internal storage which makes its quality important. Modern internal storages range from Emma 5.0, Emma 5.1, UFS 2.0, UFS 2.1 etc.
External storage available
Availability of a micro-sd card slot.
External storage type
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Availability of a fingerprint scanner as a biometric unlock. The fingerprint scanners have become the most popular and secure way to unlock smartphones today and will be used till other biometric locks become as secure and as convenient.
battery capacity in mAh. This indicates the physical capability of your battery to store charge in it. If we don't take into account software optimisation, and a few other factors, the with capacity the bigger the better.
The amount of slots in the phone including the sim and micro SD card slots.
physical classification of SIM card based on size. Different phones have different sized slots depending on how much space they are willing to spare for the sim slot. That would mean that if you have a standard large sim and your phone supports micro or nano sim, then the sim would be need to be replaced with a smaller version from the service provider.
Availability of a slot which can either hold a micro sd card or a SIM card. This slot was designed to address the Indian audience which was divided into dual sim users and a sim and micro-SD card users.
Maximum cellular connection standard supported by that SIM card.
Type of a cellular standard
LTE-FDD 850 (B5), LTE-FDD 900 (B8), LTE-FDD 1800 (B3), LTE-FDD 2100 (B1) MHz
Type of a cellular standard
UMTS (384 kbit/s ), EDGE, GPRS, HSPA+ (HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s , HSDPA 42 Mbit/s ), LTE Cat 4 (51.0 Mbit/s , 150.8 Mbit/s )
Ability to track the position of the smartphone through Cellular networks. This helps to track the geo location of a particular device using the position of cellular towers are reference.
If Bluetooth is available on the smartphone or not. Having bluetooth in your phone enables it to make data transfers wirelessly to another bluetooth supported devices, which includes file transfers, wireless audio etc.
Bluetooth version present on the smartphone. Bluetooth versions indicate the generation and with every generation the bluetooth connection becomes better in various ways. The bluetooth versions started with Bluetooth 1.x then came Bluetooth 2.x and the nomenclature goes similarly for later versions.
A2DP, AVRCP, DIP, GAVDP, HFP, HID, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP/PAB, SPP, SAP/SIM/rSAP
Wireless data encryption algorithms for audio through smartphones. It encodes and decodes digital audio data into a specific format. Ideally, it transmits a high-fidelity signal at the minimum specified bit-rate.
Wireless pairing technology by bringing two supported phones with 4cms of each other. NFC is used for social networking, for sharing contacts, photos, videos or files. NFC-enabled devices can act as electronic identity documents and keycards.
USB connector type
Micro USB v2.0
The data/power input/output port on the smartphone. The USB connectors include Type A, type B, Micro USB, Mini USB, and USB-C.
Audio connector type
The audio input/output port on the smartphone. The audio connectors range for analog 2.5mm, 3.5mm ports to various digital USB ports.
802.11b (IEEE 802.11b-1999), 802.11g (IEEE 802.11g-2003), 802.11n (IEEE 802.11n-2009), Wi-Fi Direct
The ability to connect to the internet wirelessly. Wifi let's you connect various devices to the same network and get access to internet with a wire-free experience.
The ability to play FM channels natively on your smartphone
Price of the mobile phone at the time of launch. This price may differ from the retail pricing and depends on both the region and the duration from the launch of the phone.