Lexus launches new $5,500 Lexus L500 smartphone with 3G connectivity
Lexus has announced a new smartphone powered by the company’s 3G wireless charging standard called the Lexus Mobile.
The new smartphone is the first of a series of high-end smartphones that the company is rolling out in collaboration with third-party OEMs.
The Lexus mobile will be sold in select markets including the United States, Europe and Japan.
Lexus Mobile is a standard for third-parties to sell their wireless charging products on their devices.
It’s currently available in the US and Europe.
“The mobile offers 3G technology and a 3G network, making it easy for customers to access their favorite apps and websites,” Lexus CEO Dan O’Brien said in a press release.
“The Lexus Smartphone brings the power of wireless charging to its customers, making them more productive, productive and connected to the world at a fraction of the cost of traditional smartphones.”
The smartphone has a 5.5-inch 1080p touchscreen, a dual-camera setup and a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 chip, according to the company.
The smartphone runs on Android 7.1.1 Nougat out of the box and has a 16GB internal storage and 32GB of RAM.
The device supports a microSD card slot, which is standard on the smartphone.
The company also said that the smartphone supports an expandable memory card slot up to 128GB in capacity.
The price of the smartphone will be $499 for the 16GB model and $699 for the 64GB model.