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LG X Venture


LG X Venture
LG X Venture (X Series Series)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 8 x 1.4 GHz, Cortex-A53
Graphics adapter
2048 MB 
5.20 inch 16:9, 1920 x 1080 pixel 424 PPI, Câpcitive, IPS, Corning Gorilla Glass 4 , glossy: yes
32 GB eMMC Flash, 32 GB 
Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD, Sensors: Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, microUSB
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (a/b/g/n = Wi-Fi 4/ac = Wi-Fi 5/), Bluetooth 4.2, GSM, HSPA, LTE, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 9.3 x 154 x 75.8 ( = 0.37 x 6.06 x 2.98 in)
4100 mAh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
Android 7.0 Nougat
Primary Camera: 16 MPix f/2.2, LED flash, 1080p@30fps
Secondary Camera: 5 MPix f/2.2, 1080p
Additional features
Keyboard: Virtual, ruggedized
166 g ( = 5.86 oz / 0.37 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)



Average Score: 77% - good
Average of 4 scores (from 8 reviews)
price: - %, performance: 70%, features: - %, display: 80% mobility: 80%, workmanship: 70%, ergonomy: - %, emissions: - %

Reviews for the LG X Venture

75% LG X venture review: A rugged and affordable handset that could satisfy most users
Source: Neowin English version
Overall, the LG X venture is a handset that is quite capable and is a good option for someone looking for a decent performer with lots of battery life. Sure, it doesn’t have the best camera or appearance, but it makes up for that in other ways. Perhaps the biggest draw for the device will be that it is certified MIL-STD 810G device and has an IP68 rating, giving the user a bit more freedom when it comes to being carefree. While it wasn’t abused during the course of the review, it was lightly tossed about more than normal and also submerged in water.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 08/18/2017
Rating: Total score: 75%
70% LG X Venture Review: Rugged Phone, Civilized Price
Source: Tom's Guide English version
Ideally, the X Venture would cost $50 to $75 less, which would make it more competitive when compared with budget phones like the $230 Moto G5 Plus. Even so, if you just want something simple, tough and affordable, the X Venture is a solid choice.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/19/2017
Rating: Total score: 70%
80% LG X Venture
Source: PC Mag English version
For $330, the LG X Venture gives you a good combination of durability, performance, and size. Compared with the brick-like Sonim XP6 and Cat S60, the X Venture is a svelte device that won't weigh down your pocket, but still offers solid protection. The Galaxy S7 Active is a more powerful phone all around, but it's also a lot more expensive. The Kyocera DuraForce Pro is our Editors' Choice in this price range thanks to its superior durability and more powerful hardware, but it still costs nearly $100 more, making the X Venture an attractive alternative if you're looking to spend less.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 06/30/2017
Rating: Total score: 80%
LG X Venture review
Source: Talk Android English version
The LG X Venture isn’t a phone for everyone, but it’s also not supposed to be. If you positively need the latest and greatest, this phone likely won’t even be on your radar, but if you’re looking for something that’s well-rounded and doesn’t cost an arm and a leg, you might have a winner.
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/19/2017

Foreign Reviews

83% LG X Venture review: A rugged mid-tier $330 phone that's perfect for field work
Source: ZDNet German DE→EN version
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/27/2017
Rating: Total score: 83%
Smartphone Lg X Venture - Recensione Caratteristiche Prezzo
Source: Smartphone e tablet android Italian IT→EN version
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 07/14/2017
Rating: performance: 70% display: 80% mobility: 80% workmanship: 70%
Обзор смартфона LG X Venture: спутник путешественника
Source: RU→EN version
Positive: Decent hardware; nice performance; good GPS tracking chip. Negative: Poor display.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 07/28/2017
Trên tay LG X Venture: Chiếc smartphone "nồi đồng cối đá" đầu tiên của LG
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN version
Positive: High autonomy; powerful hardware; waterproof; anti-shock and anti-explode; quick charging.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 07/15/2017


Qualcomm Adreno 505: Mid range graphics card integrated in the Snapdragon 430 and 435 SoCs. Based on the 500 generation and supports modern standards like Vulkan 1.0, OpenGL ES 3.1 + AE, OpenCL 2.0 and DirectX 12.

Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards.

» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.

435: Lower mainstream octa-core ARM Cortex-A53 SoC clocked at up to 1.4 GHz and the Adreno 505 GPU, a DDR3L-1600 memory controller as well as an X9 LTE (Cat. 7) modem. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.


It is a very small display format for smartphones. You should by no means be mis-sighted and you will generally see very little on the screen and only have a small resolution available. In return, the device should be very small and handy.

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.


LG Electronics Inc. is a subsidiary of LG Group. It is a South Korean company and was founded as Goldstar Co, Ltd, in 1958. The group offers products in the fields of information technology, consumer electronics and mobile communications, and home appliances. LG Electronics is the world's third largest home appliance manufacturer. As a notebook manufacturer, LG only became known to a wider audience in the German-speaking market in 2005. After a few years, LG largely withdrew from the laptop sector. The product range includes OLED, LED/LCD and plasma TVs, home theater systems, Blu-ray players as well as audio and video players. 

77%: This rating is not earth-shattering. This rating must actually be seen as average, since there are about as many devices with worse ratings as better ones. A purchase recommendation can only be seen with a lot of goodwill, unless it is about websites that generally rate strictly.

» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.


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Current Prices
Stefan Hinum, 2017-07-20 (Update: 2017-07-20)