LG, the South Korean smartphone manufacturer has just released the LG Risio 3 which is the successor to the LG Risio 2 from last year. The LG Risio 3 is an entry-level smartphone with some cool specs and features. LG Risio 3 full specifications and review will be in this article. Without wasting much of our time let’s go right into it.
LG Risio 3 Key Specs
• 5.0 inches TFT LCD display
• Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 SoC
• 2GB of RAM
• 16GB of built-in storage
• 8MP rear camera
• 5MP front-facing camera
• 2,500 mAh removable battery
Design and Body
The design of the LG Risio 3 is nothing spectacular. It comes in a cheap plastic body which is very durable and light. It has a thickness of 7.9 mm and weighs about 140 grams (including the battery). It is available in only one color which is Moroccan Blue.
Coming to the display which is the part of a smartphone you interact with most, the LG Risio 3 comes with a 5.0 inches IPS LCD display with an HD+ resolution of 720×1280 pixels and 294 pixels per inch density. Unfortunately, the display doesn’t have protection of any kind.
Processor and Memory
LG Risio 3 is powered by the quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor which has a maximum clock speed of 1.4 GHz. The Adreno 308 GPU is in charge of gaming and graphics-related activities.
It comes with 2GB of RAM which is not bad for multitasking and 16GB of built-in storage. It has a micro SD card slot for expanding the storage with up to 32GB of storage.
Coming to the camera department, the LG Risio 3 has an 8 megapixels camera with f/2.4 aperture and Auto Focus which makes it focus fast The rear camera can record 1080p videos at 30 frames per second.
At the front, we have a 5 megapixels camera for taking selfies and video calls. The selfie surprisingly has HDR capabilities.
Battery and Charging
Coming to this department, the LG Risio 3 comes with a 2,500 mAh Li-Ion battery that is removable. The battery is expected to last you up to a day of you’re an average user. It has a micro USB port for charging and data transfer. Sadly, it doesn’t support fast charging nor wireless charging.
Network and Connectivity
The LG Risio 3 comes with support for 4G LTE network which gives you access to fast internet speeds of up to 150 Mbps when downloading and browsing. It comes with Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, Wi-Fi hotspot, GPS, and FM radio. It is only available on Cricket Wireless carrier.
As for software, the LG Risio 3 runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat with LG’s software skin on top. It may later get an update to the next Android version but it’s not certain.