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LG AKA with Android 4.4 KitKat and Mood Cases in South Korea


LG has launched a new smartphone for young customers named AKA in South Korea. It can be used with four different cover cases, namely Eggy (Yellow), Wookie (White), Soul (Blue) and YoYo (Pink). The cover cases partially hide the display of the smartphone, letting it shows animated eyes on the visible portion of the screen, providing notification details and battery status information to the user. All four cases feature different-styled eyes, and are meant to portray different moods.


The LG AKA features a 5-inch IPS HD (720×1280 pixels) display and comes powered by a quad-core 1.2GHz processor with 1.5GB of RAM. It runs Android 4.4 KitKat OS out of the box. It houses an 8-megapixel rear and also a 2.1-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies. It comes with 16GB of inbuilt storage and can be expanded along with microSD card.

In terms of connectivity options, the LG AKA include 4G LTE, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, NFC, GPS, AGPS, and USB 2.0. The handset measures 138.7 x 71.9 x 9.9 mm and weighs 135.5 grams, along with 2610mAh battery. It supports proximity, ambient light and accelerometer sensors.