LG announces new F70 mid-range LTE smartphone for beginners

LGDevice maker LG is making quite a few new handset announcements at the ongoing 2014 Mobile World Conference (MWC) in Barcelona, Spain. On Monday, the company showed off the LG G Pro 2, the L90, the L70, and the L40 handsets; and also announced another new smartphone - the LG F70.

Announcing the new LG F70 handset, LG introduced the device as a mid-range LTE smartphone for beginners. The company said that it is essentially targeting the new LTE smartphone users with this handset.

The new LG F70 smartphone is equipped with some impressive features including a 4.5-inch WVGA 800x480 IPS display; a 1.2 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 400 processor; 1 GB of RAM; and 4 GB of onboard storage capacity, expandable via microSD.

In addition, the handset also boasts Android 4.4 KitKat; a removable 2,440mAh battery; a 5-megapixel rear camera; and a VGA front-facing camera. And, since the handset targets LTE users, it is an LTE compatible device. Going by some press shots, the smartphone will come in two color options: white and black.

The LG F70 handset is being showcased at the MWC 2014. Though LG has not yet officially announced its pricing and expected availability, the handset is likely to hit LG's key target regions - including Asia, Europe, Central America and other regions - in the coming months.