LG yesterday announced the launch of two smartphones in latest flagship range which are the LG G7 ThinQ and LG G7+ ThinQ at an event held in New York by LG. This handset includes Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, wireless charging support, IP68 certification, and face recognition. Also, the LG G7 ThinQ series comes with a Boombox speaker and Hi-Fi Quad DAC. It also has the AI camera features same as what we had seen in the LG V30S ThinQ, earlier. The LG G7 ThinQ price will be announced soon closer to availability.
LG G7 ThinQ & G7+ – Price, Specifications and more
The dual-SIM LG G7 ThinQ runs Android 8.0 Oreo and features a 6.1-inch QHD+ (1440×3120 pixels). Which is FullView Super Bright display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and brightness of up to 1,000 nits. It is powered by the latest chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, Comes with 4GB of LPDDR4X RAM on the G7 ThinQ and 6GB RAM options for the G7+ ThinQ. There no difference between both the devices except for the storage options.
On the camera side, the LG G7 ThinQ has a dual rear camera setup with a 16-megapixel primary shooter having a Wide Angle sensor that has f/1.9 aperture and a 107-degree wide-angle lens and has a secondary 16-megapixel sensor that features f/1.6 aperture and a 71-degree lens. On the front side, the handset gets an 8-megapixel wide-angle sensor with f/1.9 aperture and 80-degree lens. There is 64GB of internal storage on the G7 ThinQ and 128GB on the G7+. Both variants have options for expanding storage via microSD card (up to 2TB). As far as battery is concerned, It has 3000mAh battery which can last a single day on normal usage.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.0 BLE, USB Type-C 2.0 (3.1 compatible), NFC, FM Radio, and GPS. The LG G7 ThinQ skips on a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors onboard include face recognition sensor, fingerprint sensor, add more here
Dimensions of the LG G7 ThinQ are 153.2×71.9×7.9mm and it weighs 162 grams.
LG G7 ThinQ features
The LG G7 ThinQ supports an extra physical button – to activate Google Assistant with one tap and Google Lens on tapping twice. The button will allow for instant conversations with Google Assistant. The phone also has the capability to Super Far-Field Voice Recognition that allows it to hear commands for Google Assistant for up to 5 meters away. G7 ThinQ is the first smartphone to offer DTS:X that implements virtual 3D sound content.
LG G7 ThinQ availability & Pricing
LG G7 ThinQ will initially arrive in South Korea and followed by availability in major markets in Asia, North America, Europe, and Latin America in the coming weeks. The device will be sold in New Platinum Grey, New Aurora Black, New Moroccan Blue, and Raspberry Rose color variants. The phone is Likely to cost more than the LG G6’s $650.