LG has just announced its latest smartphone in the ‘X Series’ called X Venture targeted to outdoor lovers. It comes with a 5.2-inch 1080p full HD display. The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 octa-core processor and 2GB of RAM. LG X Venture runs on the Android 7.0 Nougat OS.

LG X Venture comes with IP68 ratings for water and dust resistance in 1.5m of water for up to 30 minutes. It is also 14 MIL-STD 810G certified, a test designed for the U.S. military, for having the resistant to extreme temperatures, shock and water. There is a fingerprint sensor provided on the front along with physical buttons around it.

LG X Venture : Full Hardware Specs, Features, Prices and Availability

There is also a QuickButton provided on the side of the LG X Venture that let user perform while tasks while wearing gloves or when touchscreen isn't working properly due to moisture. There are three modes of QuickButton - short press for Outdoor Essentials, long press for accessing the settings and double press to activate or deactivate the Glove Mode. The QuickButton can also be customized to launch any other application and it works even when the screen is off.

LG X Venture also comes with an Outdoor Essentials application consisting of six useful tools - barometer, compass, activity counter (steps/calories/distance), exercise tracker, weather reporter and flashlight.

The complete list of all hardware specs and features of LG X Venture are given below.

LG X Venture : Full Hardware Specs and Features

- 4G LTE Capability

- 5.2-inch IPS LCD Screen with 1080 x 1920 pixels Resolution and 423 PPI

- IP68 Rating for Water and Dust Resistance in 1.5m of Water for up to 30 Minutes

- 14 MIL-STD 810G Certification

- Qualcomm MSM8940 Snapdragon 435 Octa-core 1.4 GHz Cortex-A53 Processor

- Adreno 505 GPU

- 32GB Internal Memory

- 2 GB of RAM

- Supports microSD Card up to 256 GB

- 16 MP Primary Camera with LED Flash, Phase Detection Autofocus, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, HDR, Panorama

- 1080p@30fps Full HD Video Recording

- 5 MP Front-facing Camera with Full HD Video Recording

- Android 7.0 Nougat OS

- 4100 mAh Non-removable Lithium-ion Battery with Quick Charge 2.0

- USB 2.0 Type-C 1.0 Reversible Connector

- Dual-band Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac

- Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE


- Fingerprint, Accelerometer, Proximity, Gyro, Barometer and Magnetic Compass Sensors

- 154 x 75.8 x 9.3 mm Dimensions

- 166.5 g

LG X Venture will be available in Brown and Black colors and the price of LG X Venture is US$ 330. It is currently available in the U.S. through AT&T and will be available in Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America soon.