Is the LG K20 Plus Waterproof, Qi Enabled, MHL Compatible ?

Many users have a query regarding the features which are present and those missing from LG K20/ K20 v & K20 Plus.

In this post, we’re going to find answers to these questions.

So Let’s get going –

Is the LG K20 Plus Waterproof?

LG K20 Plus is not waterproof or water-resistant. It even doesn’t have a splash-resistant design.

Water Proof & Water Resistant phones are usually unibody and all the external ports have a flap to cover them. In contrast, K20 Plus has a removable battery door and all ports are exposed without any sort of covering. Thus, this kind of arrangement makes it prone to water damage.

Is the LG K20 Plus Qi-Enabled / Qi Compatible?

LG K20 Plus lacks wireless charging. You can have wireless charging on K20 Plus using a 3rd party wireless charger. The wireless charging kit contains a wireless charging pad and a receiver based on the USB-Port Type. LG K20 & K20 Plus have Type-A micro USB Port. So, keep this in mind while buying the wireless charging kit for LG K20 Plus.

Is the LG K20 MHL Compatible?

LG K20 & K20 Plus neither supports MHL/HDMI nor Slimport adapter for the screen mirroring. The only way to connect your K20 to TV is via wireless connection using Chromecast using the Google Home app.

On K20 Plus, you can get the “Cast” option by flashing Lineage OS custom ROM. This way you can do screen mirroring on K20 Plus via Amazon Fire Stick, Roku, Microsoft Wireless Display Adapter, Chromecast, etc.

Is LG K20 Plus a Good Phone?

In its price bracket, LG K20 Plus was an awesome device in 2017.

However 2 generations later, its successor LG K40 would be a much better choice. The extra features which we get in K40 are NFC, 18:9 aspect ratio, bigger screen, LED Notification Light, Android 9.0 Pie, Dedicated Google assistant key, Selfie Flash, Latest LG UI version UX 7.0, etc.  K40 also looks better and feels more sturdy. Moreover, K40 shares the same hardware as LG Stylo 5.

Follow this link for a detailed comparison between LG K20 Plus, K30 & K40.

Is LG K20 compatible with Fortnite?

No, LG K20 & K20 Plus doesn’t have the minimum hardware requirement to run Fortnite. I’ve tried the official version as well as the modded Fortnite apk. You can check LG K20 Plus Fortnite compatibility in this post.

Is the LG K20 NFC compatible?

NFC is introduced for the first time in a K Series phone in LG K40. Even K30 lacked NFC. Both K20 and K20 Plus lack this feature.


Using NFC / Android Pay we can do wireless file transfer as well as contactless payment.

Is the LG K20 Plus VR Compatible?

LG K20 does have the Gyroscope sensor which is needed for 360-degree viewing using a VR headset. You can check this post for LG K20 Plus VR comp

You can check the rest of the LG K20 & K20 Plus features via below post –

Does LG K20 Plus have?


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