LG G3 Beat

price Rs. 12,980 onwards launch Sep, 2014
current magic score ?
<50
verdict AVOID
poor value-for-money
currently ranked
#136
of 149 phones in Rs. 10,000 - 15,000

phonecurry editor's note based on opinion across 3 expert review(s)

WHAT WE LIKED
  • Elegant design, and good build quality
  • Comfortable to hold
  • Good display with accurate color reproduction, wide viewing angles and good outdoor visibility
  • Android interface with LG skin, and added features
  • Good performance in day-to-day use
  • 4G support
  • Good audio and video playback quality
  • Good loudspeaker
  • Very good battery life

WHAT WE DIDN'T
  • The power button placement on the back can take some getting used to
  • Display resolution could have been better
  • Starts to lag when multi-tasking, or playing high end games
  • Average camera

3 expert review(s)


146+ user reviews

video review

source: @technixmedia
OS
Smartphone OSAndroid 4.4, Upgradeable to 5.0
Display
TouchscreenYes (Capacitive)
Screen Size5 inches
Screen Resolution720x1280 pixels (~ 294 pixels per inch)
Display Features
  • IPS LCD
Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Proximity
Processor/RAM
Processor1.2 GHz, Quad Core, Qualcomm Snapdragon 400
GPUAdreno 305
RAM1 GB
Memory
Internal Memory8 GB
Expandable Memory Slotup to 32 GB
Battery
Battery Capacity2540 mAh
Dimensions
Weight134 gm
Thickness10.3 mm
Camera
Camera8.0 MP
Camera Auto-FocusYes
Camera FlashYes
HD Video RecordingYes (Full HD)
Other Camera Features
  • Laser Auto-Focus
  • BSI Sensor
  • Panorama Mode
  • 4X Digital Zoom
  • Cheese Shutter
  • Geotagging
  • Touch and Shoot
  • Gesture Camera Shot
Secondary Camera1.3 MP
Connectivity
BluetoothYes
USBYes
WiFiYes
4GYes
3GYes
2G Internet (GPRS/EDGE)Yes
GPSYes + GLONASS
CompassYes
DLNAYes
NFCYes
More
App StoreGoogle Play Store
Noise FiltrationYes
More
  • Quick Remote (IR Blaster)
  • LG Quick Circle Case
  • Knock Code
  • Smart Keyboard
  • WiFi Direct
  • Infrared
  • Modem function
  • Cloud Storage - 50GB (On Box Application)
  • Quick Memo+
Note: All brand quality factors listed below are already taken into account (with appropriate weightage) when calculating the magic score for a phone!
brand rating
3.18/5
(Average)
average phonecurry internal rating for phones launched by this brand in the last 12 months
brand perception
Very Good
brand perception among consumers, based on surveys
service quality rating
Good
service & support quality rating, based on user surveys