After launching its mid-budget smartphone, LG Q7, in India earlier this week, Korean electronics giant LG on August 30 launched its budget smartphone- LG Candy- in India for Rs 6,699.”LG Candy smartphone is focused on delivering even more value to consumers looking for the right device that fits their lifestyle and needs,” Business Head-Mobiles, LG India, Advait Vaidya said on the occasion.”We’re confident to capture the hearts and minds of consumers in the fast-moving market with our Candy smartphone, its beautiful covers, camera technology and other convenient features,” he added.In terms of specifications, LG Candy sports a 5.0-inch HD On-cell Touch display with a resolution of 1280×720 pixels. It is powered by a 1.3GHz quad-core processor and it sports 2GB RAM with 16GB internal storage which can be expanded up to 32GB via a microSD card. The newly launched budget smartphone runs on the 2016-variant of Google’s mobile operating system– Android 7.1.2 Nougat.As far as the camera is concerned, LG Candy comes with an 8MP rear camera and 5MP front-facing facing camera. LG says that the camera offers advanced camera UX features along with low-light photography function, which enables it to capture brighter and clearer images even in low light conditions. The phone also supports popular features such as Auto Shot, Gesture Shot, Flash for Selfie and Quick Share for photography.Additionally, the company said that it has added a new ‘Flash Jump Shot’ feature’, which helps in capturing a picture every three seconds and stitching the images together into a fun GIF. The feature works with both, the front-facing and the rear cameras.advertisementBesides this, LG Candy features support for LTE, Wi-Fi 802.22, Bluetooth 4.2, FM Radio and USB Type-C. However, the most notable feature of LG Candy is its interchangeable back covers. Instead of launching the phone in multiple colour variants, the Korean giant has launched the budget smartphone with changeable back covers. The back covers for LG Candy are available in three peppy colours, which includes Blue, Gold and Silver.ALSO READ: LG Q7 with 5.5-inch Full Vision display, IP68 rating launched in India at Rs 15,990The LG Candy smartphone will be available for purchase in India starting September 1.