After several leaks and reports, LG has finally launched its much-awaited flagship – the LG V40 ThinQ. The handset has been launched in the USA and is available through four operators. What’s interesting is that all four operators are selling it for the different price tag. See the details below:
US Cellular: $900 (approx. ₹66,460)
T-Mobile: $920 (approx. ₹67,973)
Sprint: $960 (approx. ₹70,891)
Verizon: $980 (₹72,368)
As of now, we have no information when the company will launch this handset in India or how much it will cost.
LG V40 ThinQ Specifications and Features
Talking about what’s interesting first, the LG V40 ThinQ has the IP68 rating as well as MIL-STD-810G certification for durability. It has wireless charging feature and 32-bit QuadDAC audio technology for the better sound experience. Oh, one more thing. The handset also carries 3.5mm audio jack.
The LG V40 ThinQ is built around a 6.4 inches FullVision OLED display with 2.5D curved Gorilla Glass and 2K or QHD+ screen resolution. Powering the handset is Qualcomm’s top-end Snapdragon 845 processor coupled with 6GB of RAM LPDDR4x RAM. Other internals of the handset include 64GB of ROM which can be expanded up to 256GB using MicroSD.
Coming to the imaging department, the LG V40 ThinQ has triple rear camera setup: 16MP wide-angle lens offering 128 degrees wide field of view, 12MP telephoto lens (f/1.4 aperture) and 2MP sensor with dual-pixel autofocus tech and f/1.5 aperture. The handset also carries a dual front-facing camera setup comprised of an 8MP sensor (with 80 degrees field of view & f/1.9 aperture) and 5MP sensor (with 90 degrees field of view & f/2.4 aperture).
The LG V40 ThinQ runs on Android 8.1 Oreo-based LG’s custom UI and is said to be updated with Android 9 Pie in near future. Further, it is backed by a 3,300 mAh battery which supports Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0.