UPDATE May 7, 2016: LG Premiere is now available online at Walmart for $129.99 in both GSM (AT&T network) and CDMA (Verizon network) versions and at Straight Talk web site also for $129.99.
Tracfone will launch LG Premier LTE, a mid-range Android smart phone, According to our tipster. The LG Premier is rebranded LG K10 for Tracfone will be available from Straight Talk, Net10 and Tracfone. Walmart will also sell this LG premier LTE device.
The LG Premier LTE has two model variants, namely the LG L62VL and LG L61AL. The two models are exactly same device with same hardware and firmware.
The only difference between the LG L62VL and L6AL is that the LG L62VL supports Verizon wireless 4G LTE network,while the LG L61AL is a GSM phone using AT & T towers.
The FCC has already certified the LG L62VL and L61AL, So the LG Premier LTE should be available soon.
According to Bluetooth SIG Filing, The LG L62VL and L61AL are two variants of the LG F670L which was released in South Korea as LG K10.
So the LG Premier LTE (L62VL and L61AL) is the LG K10 headed to Tracfone.
LG Premier LTE Specifications:*
Display: 5.3-inch HD In-cell Touch
Chipset: Qualcomm MSM8916 Snapdragon 410 Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A53
Camera: LTE: Rear 13MP / Front 8MP or 5MP
Operating System: Android 5.1 Lollipop
Size: 146 x 74.8 x 8.8mm
Network: LTE / 3G
Colors: White / Indigo / Gold
Others: 2.5D Arc Glass / Gesture Shot / Tap and Shot / Gesture Interval Shot*
At present, there are no words from Tracfone on the pricing and release date of this LG Premier LTE smart phone.
As usual, The handset will be also available from Straight Talk and Net10. You can purchase the handset from walmart or tracfone’s web store.