LG V40 ThinQ, the latest flagship coming in from LG, will finally be available for purchase in India from 20th January, exclusively through Amazon India. For Amazon Prime users, as is always the case, the sale will start early — on 19th January at 12:00 PM.
For those who are unaware, the smartphone was first introduced in October last year. It comes with a 6.4-inch Full HD+ FullVision OLED display with 3120 x 1440 pixels screen resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 SoC powers the device along with Adreno 630 GPU and 6GB RAM. It packs 128GB of internal storage and supports expandable storage of up to 2TB using a microSD card.
Camera configuration is one of the major highlights of the phone. It features triple rear cameras with a 16MP 107-degree super wide-angle lens, a 12MP standard lens and a 12MP telephoto lens with 2x optical zoom. It also comes with a Triple Shot feature that stitches together the images captured with each of the three lenses into a short video file for easy sharing.
On the front side, it has a 5MP wide-angle lens and an 8MP standard camera for bokeh effect with an on-screen slider to adjust the amount of background blur. It has Dual PDAF, AI Auto White Balance (AI AWB), AI Shutter, Cine Shot, 3D Light Effect, Makeup Pro, Custom Backdrop, My Avatar, and AR Emoji.
As for the connnectivity options, the smartphone supports 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C 2.0. It has a 3.5mm audio jack, 32-bit Advanced Hi-Fi Quad DAC, DTS: X 3D Surround Sound, and Boombox Speaker.
The smartphone is IP68 rated for water and dust resistance and is also MIL-STD 810G certified. It also comes with a back-mounted fingerprint sensor for added protection. The device runs Android Oreo-based LG UX out-of-the-box and is powered by a 3,300mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 and wireless charging support.
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