LG K30 16GB Smartphone (Unlocked)

LG K30 16GB Smartphone (Unlocked)

LG K30 16GB Smartphone (Unlocked)

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Product Highlights

  • CDMA+GSM / 4G LTE Compatible
  • North American Variant
  • Rear 13MP Camera with LED Flash
  • Up to 4x Digital Zoom
  • Front 5MP Camera
  • 1.4 GHz Snapdragon 425 Quad-Core CPU
  • 16GB Storage Capacity + 2GB of RAM
  • 5.3" 720 x 1280 TFT LCD Display
  • 2.5D Curved Arc Glass
  • Android 7.1 Nougat
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This device is carrier-unlocked and should work fully with carriers listed below with green bars. Yellow bars denote partial network coverage. A SIM card and service plan must be purchased separately. Network compatibility listed here is for reference only and does not guarantee phone compatibility or activation on CDMA Carriers.

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LG K30 overview

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Packed inside the rugged metal exterior of the K30 Smartphone from LG, is a 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon Quad-Core CPU, with 2GB of RAM that supports the Google Android 7.1 Nougat operating system. Store your apps, pictures and videos on 16GB of built-in memory, or use an (optional) microSD card to upgrade the K30 with up to 2TB of additional storage.

The K30 features a large 5.3" HD touchscreen with 2.5D curved Arc Glass, which is designed to give the phone a more comfortable grip. A rear 13MP and front 5MP camera give you the ability to take high-definition photos and videos from landscapes to selfies. Plenty of features are available to enhance your photography for social media. Film Effect gives you preset image filters, Beauty Shot softens facial features, and Quick Sharing lets you instantly share your pics and videos once you take them.

The K30 is unlocked and can be used on CDMA and 4G GSM/LTE mobile networks, but can connect to the internet and other devices, such as wireless headsets, using 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2 technologies. A 3000mAh battery supports up to 12 hours of talk time, or a standby time of up to 14 days.

Android 7.1 Nougat
The Android operating system integrates heavily with Google's services. Using the card-based Google Now, Android quickly surfaces information for you whenever you need it, powered by the same Knowledge Engine that runs Google's web search. It's a personalized and customizable OS, allowing you to add your favorite apps or widgets to your home screen. You can even download new themes using the Google Play Store, which offers access to more than one million apps, games, books, music, movies, and more. Android 7.1 Nougat adds major productivity capabilities to the operating system in the form of a multi-window view, which allows for two apps to be placed onscreen at a time. An improved notification system allows you to interact with texts and emails right from your notification pane - without needing to open the app. Other features include file-based encryption, a Data Saver mode, the ability to scale text and icons to better suit your phone's screen, and more.
GSM + CDMA / 4G LTE Wireless Connectivity
This phone is designed to work on select GSM and CDMA networks and is 4G LTE capable. LTE is an advanced cellular network data protocol capable of data speeds so fast that they compete with wired broadband Internet providers. With an LTE connection, this phone should have no problem streaming HD video, downloading apps, uploading photos, or anything else that requires a high-speed data connection. The phone is also backwards compatible with 3G and 2G data for instances when you can't get LTE. In addition to cellular wireless, this phone also features Bluetooth, NFC, and Wi-Fi connectivity.

Note: Not compatible with all cellular networks. Please make sure your provider uses a frequency or band that this phone supports, and that they will allow you to used carrier unlocked phones. You can check which bands this phone works within the Specifications.

The LG K30 will run on any GSM network that uses cell frequencies this phone supports. However, the K30 may not work on certain CDMA carriers even if they support the same frequencies. If you are planning to use this phone on a CDMA carrier, please confirm with your carrier that they support the K30 before purchasing.
North American Variant / US Compatible LTE
The K30's LTE radio is tuned to frequencies that are most often used in the United States and North America. It can also be used in other parts of the world; however, LTE access may be limited or unsupported, depending on the network. To ensure this phone will work with your carrier please check to make sure the frequencies your carrier uses are supported by this phone. The full list of compatible carrier frequencies can be found here, the frequencies this phone supports can be found in the product specs.
Easy Access
The K30 gives you the ability to more easily access your phone with features like Knock On, Fingerprint ID, and Google Smart Lock. Knock On lets you sleep or wake your phone with a simple double-tap of the screen, and when you wake the phone, it can stay unlocked automatically with Google Smart Lock. Smart Lock keeps it unlocked when you're connected to a trusted device, such as your laptop or desktop, or when in a trusted location, such as your home. When outside trusted areas, Fingerprint ID keeps things secure while giving you one-step access to your content.
Interactivity Features
LG UX 5.0+ for unique apps and tools - Just swipe to explore all of the K30's apps
Do Not Disturb - control notifications and alerts received; choose to receive all, none, or only those from a specific priority list
Qslide - overlay 2 windows and adjust size and transparency
Dual Window - use 2 apps simultaneously on a split screen
EasyHome - show frequently used features right on the home screen for quick and easy access
Clip Tray - create a collection of copied and pasted items from which you can save or send
Comfort View - decreases the amount of blue light on the screen, which is designed to help reduce eye strain
Battery Saver - restrict apps in the background to save on battery life
Customizable Keyboard - split the keyboard or adjust the height for easier one-handed operation
Multilanguage Support - for phone and keyboard input
QuickMemo+ - take notes with the ability to choose your paper style, pen size, and color. Add text with a PC-like toolbar and more
Capture+ - write or draw on nearly any screen and schedule memos to appear at certain times or locations
Ringtone ID - unique ringtone created for each caller based on their number
Rear Key with Fingerprint Sensor
Customizable Home Touch Buttons, including Notifications and QuickMemo+
Hands-Free Selfies
Prop up your K30 to take hands-free selfies with built-in features like Gesture Shot, Auto Shot, Cheese Shutter, and Gesture Interval Shot. Auto Shot uses face detection to snap a selfie, while Gesture Shot snaps a pic with a simple hand gesture, and Cheese Shutter snaps one by using your voice. To give you more control and time to prepare your selfies, Gesture Interval Shot will take four selfies on a timer. All you must do is make a fist twice to start the countdown. These hands-free options give you more freedom to take the selfies you want, and farther way than the length of your arm.
Camera and Video Features
Up to 1080p HD video capture from each camera
Rear camera LED flash
Up to 4x Digital Zoom
Burst Shot - hold the shutter to take multiple images quickly
Change between the rear and front cameras with a finger swipe
Gesture View - transitions between camera and preview mode automatically when the K30 is lowered
Selfie Light - full screen illumination for well-lit selfies
Tag Location - include location information with photos and videos
Live Shot - take still photos while recording video
Quick Video Editor - trip and adjust the speed of your videos
Pause & Resume Recording - pause then resume video recording for a continuous file
Self-Timer - choose to take a picture/video 3 or 10 seconds after you press the shutter/record button
Entertainment Features
Video Player with Touch Lock, Play on Lock Screen, Video Screenshot, and Resume Play functions
Music Player with Notification Panel Controls
Music Library - organized by song, album, artist, genre, and playlist
Accelerometer - control games by turning and tilting the phone
Connectivity Features
USB and Bluetooth Tethering - share your phone's internet connection with your computer
HD Voice and Video Calling
Wi-Fi Direct - connect directly to other devices via Wi-Fi
Media Sync (MTP) - transfer files or synchronize with Windows Media Player
Mobile Hotspot - share a 4G LTE data connection with up to 8 compatible wireless devices
USB OTG (On-The-Go) to directly connect to USB drives and peripherals with an (optional) USB cable
UPC: 652810830607

LG K30 specs

Operating System Android.1 Nougat
Memory 2 GB
CPU 1.4 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 Quad-Core
Storage 16 GB
Size 5.3"
Native Resolution 720 x 1280
Pixel Density 277 ppi
Display Technology TFT LCD
Input/Output Connectors
Ports 1x USB - Micro (Input/Output)
Audio 1x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Headphone
Flash Media Slot 1 x microSDXC
SIM Card Size Card 1: Nano
CDMA 2G CDMA: 800, 1900 MHz
GSM 2G GSM: 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
CDMA 3G CDMA2000, EV-DO: 800, 1900 MHz
GSM 3G/3.5G UMTS, HSPA+: 850, 1900, 2100 MHz
4G LTE LTE: 2, 4, 5, 12, 13, 66 Bands
Wi-Fi Yes, 802.11b/g/n
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.2  
Infrared No
FM Radio No
Front Camera
Resolution 5.0 MP - Photo: 2560 x 1920 / Video: 1920 x 1080p
Front Camera Flash
Front Camera Flash No
Rear Camera
Resolution 13.0 MP - Photo: 4160 x 3120 / Video: 1920 x 1080p
Optical Zoom None
Rear Camera Flash
Rear Camera Flash Yes
Water Resistance None
IP Rating None
Keyboard Virtual
Pointing Device None
Battery Internal Lithium-Ion (3000.0 mAh)
Fast Charging Technology None
Wireless Charging Technology None
Dimensions (W x H x D) 3.0 x 5.9 x 0.3" / 7.6 x 15.0 x 0.8 cm
Weight 5.94 oz / 168 g
Packaging Infoexwscvxetrdwr
Package Weight 0.8 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 6.4 x 3.5 x 2.1"

LG K30 reviews

K30 16GB Smartphone (Unlocked) is rated 3.0 out of 5 by 1.
Rated 3 out of 5 by from 8.0 MP camera The rear camera is 4:3 (8.0MP) 3264x2448. And that is the highest Open Camera will allow you also, if you download that to this. This phone is not 13MP as stated in the specs here.
Date published: 2018-06-15
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