The Korean phone maker LG has finally taken the wrap off from rumoured LG G Pro Lite smartphone by announcing its launch today. Featuring 5.5-inch qHD display, the smartphone is targeted at Samsung Galaxy Mega smartphone, and will be available in Latin America first sometime this month followed by India, Russia and other Asian countries.

LG G Pro Lite

LG G Pro Lite

In terms of specifications, LG G Pro Lite comes equipped with mid-range internals including 1GHz dual-core MediaTek processor, 1GB RAM, 8GB internal storage and 3140 mAh battery.

The phone runs on Android 4.1 Jelly Bean, and includes 8MP rear shooter, 1.3MP front camera, microSD card slot, FM radio and the usual connectivity options.

In addition, the smartphone includes embedded stylus, just like Galaxy Note line-up, and there are also several software tweaks like KnockOn, which allows users to awake the device with two taps on the screen, Pause and Resume recording, and QTranslator in the phone.

LG will also be releasing a dual-SIM variant of G Pro Lite, which will be known as LG G Pro Lite dual. There is no word on the pricing or exact availability right now.