REVIEWED: LG G6 smartphone

A bezel-less beauty designed to be used in one hand, this travel-friendly flagship just about dominated the Mobile World Congress

Is this the kind of the Android phones?  A 5.7-inch Quad HD display that’s both water and dust resistant, has Dolby Vision for HDR-quality video, and Qualcomm QuickCharge 3.0. What more do you want? (Apart from Qualcomm QuickCharge 4.0, which Sony’s Xperia Premium XZ has, obviously)?

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Inside is a 3,300mAh battery, which is par for the course on a phone this big (and will stop you running out of battery for pretty much a whole day).

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Classic looks, but a five megapixel front camera for selfies and video calls isn’t that impressive. It runs Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 chipset, too, which is kinda old hat. Is someone trying to save cash?

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Another dual-lens camera to add to 2017’s vast collection, the G6 keeps it equal by specifying both as 13 megapixels each. Seems fair.

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And that says it all … and it does. It really does. However, TravGear doesn’t travel with scales, so you’ll have to wait for the official launch to weigh it up.