LG has announced a new LTE-enabled Android 4.4 smartphone, LG F70, at MWC 2014. The company has not revealed any details of the availability or pricing. It comes preloaded with the company’s new advanced UX feature, Knock Code that allows users to both power on and unlock the LG smartphone by tapping a personalized pattern on the phone’s screen.
The LG F70 offers a 4.5-inch WVGA (480×800 pixels) IPS display and a pixel density of 207ppi. It is powered by a 1.2GHz quad-core processor alongside 1GB of RAM. It bears 4GB of storage, which can be expanded up to 32GB via microSD card.
The LG F70 sports a 5 MP rear camera and also packs a VGA front camera. The smartphone runs on a 2440mAh (removable) battery and measures 127.2×66.4x10mm.
According to the company, the new Knock Code feature offers greater security as the pattern is entered on a blank screen using anywhere from two to eight taps.