The LG X Cam [Hype]

With the holidays rapidly approaching, music festivals are likely to be an ideal activity on your holiday To-Do list as South Africa hosts some of the top music festivals in the world. What better way to capture these memories with a smart phone that guarantees quality images that will help you reminisce as you survive the hustle and bustle of the New Year.

If you’re a hippie at heart or love rocking out to some of South Africa’s greatest musical stars, you’ve definitely been to a handful of festivals and music events with your squad. From start to finish, the adventure is something you want to remember forever.

Whether it’s jumping into the car at 4am and heading out to the nearest Wimpy, or singing your lungs out well into the early hours, there are memories you don’t want to miss out on. With some of South Africa’s hottest events like Rocking the Daisies, JHB Live Loud and Woodstock coming up, now’s the time to invest in a smartphone that will allow you to capture those special moments.

So HYPE spoke to an LG mobile ’s representative, Jaedy Suh, to discuss why one would recommend LG’s X cam as the go to smartphone to immortalise those best memories.


These days’ technology is most definitely an integral part of our lives, especially amongst the youth. We basically cannot even go anywhere without our phones being with us. With all that said, the LG X cam is finally in SA and it’s a phone that is said to be perfect for capturing unique moments at music events and festivals. Could you describe how the LG X cam is able to do that in the first place?

The LG X cam could have not landed in a more complimentary country where music is part of everyday life, a country that hosts some of the best music festivals in the world. Whether it’s the ‘Back to the city’ hip hop festival in the inner city of Johannesburg, or Africa Burn held in one of the most breath-taking locations far from the city. This is where South African music lovers will be capturing memories to snap the moments as they are; which many phones fail to do. Thankfully – LG X cam’s dual camera with its 120- degree wide angle as well as an incredible 13 MP lens allows one to take pictures or videos – capturing everything within the eyes view.

Dope! Now in what way does the X cam distinguish itself from all other cell phone models that are currently in the market?

Apart from its revolutionary camera abilities, the X cam is not only reasonably priced, but also offers great value for all of the features that it has to offer. The devices Rear Dual Lens – allows you to make the best of its Pop Out picture and Panorama shot capabilities. Auto Shot mean it’s easier to take a selfie now – all you have to do is find the correct angle and wait for face detection to take the snap.

Besides the technical abilities of the X cam, what other modern features does the phone have?

Today, the consumer is looking for more than just technology and innovation but also a device that compliments their personal style. The LG X cam offers exactly that, through its 3D Arc Glass and slim design that makes it an absolute pleasure to pull out in the presence of other people.

True. Okay how would ONE describe the LG X cam in one sentence?

A great value smart phone that allows you to take professional photos to capture all those incredible memories in your life.

The LG X cam is available from Vodacom stores today!


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