updated 09:42 am EST, Mon January 28, 2013
13-megapixel rear camera capable of 30-fps 1080p video
Pantech has revealed its first smartphone with a full HD display, succeeding the 5-inch Vega S5 the company unveiled in July. The Vega No. 6 phablet has a 1920x1080-resolution IPS screen measuring 5.9-inch diagonally, which is claimed by Pantech be the first in South Korea of it's size to be able to use an LTE data connection.
Running on Android 4.1, the Vega No.6 can record 1080p video at 30 frames per second using its 13-megapixel rear camera, which is also joined by a 2-megapixel front version. A quad-core 1.5GHz Snapdragon S4 Pro processor is accompanied by 2GB of RAM, built-in 32GB of storage, support for microSD expansion, and a 3,140mAh battery.
The Vega No.6 will be available on SK Telecom, KT and LG U+ in South Korea from February, at a cost of 850,000 wong ($780). International release schedules were not disclosed.