LG has officially launched the new LG V40 ThinQ smartphone and LG Watch W7. The new LG V40 ThinQ is the successor of LG V30 ThinQ. It’s a 5-Camera Phone with triple rear-facing cameras and dual front-facing cameras. The phone is IP68 water and dust resistance. In this article, we’ll tell you the specifications of the LG V40 ThinQ and LG Watch W7.
The price of LG V40 ThinQ is $899.99 in the US. It will be available in four different colors – Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue, Platinum Gray, and Carmine Red. It will go on sale in the US from 18th October 2018.
LG V40 ThinQ Specifications & Features
- Screen size: 6.4-inch FullVision Display, 536 PPI
- OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
- CPU: Snapdragon 845 SoC
- GPU: Adreno 630
- RAM: 6GB
- Storage: 64GB or 128GB
- Rear Cameras: 12MP + 16MP + 12MP
- Front Cameras: 8MP + 5MP
- Battery: 3000mAh
- Fingerprint Sensor: Yes
- Connectivity options: 4GG VoLTE, NFC, Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, etc.
- BoomBox speaker
- IP68 Water and Dust Resistance
- Dimensions: 178.8 x 75.7 x 7.6 mm
- Weight: 169g
PRICE: $899.99 (US)
The LG V40 ThinQ features a 6.4-inch QHD+ OLED display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and a resolution of Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection 1440×3120 pixels. The display has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor powers the device with Adreno 630 GPU. It comes with 6GB of RAM and 64GB/128GB of inbuilt storage. You can use a microSD card up to 2TB for storage expansion.
The V40 ThinQ comes with triple rear-facing cameras that include a 12MP primary sensor with f/1.5 aperture, a secondary 16MP sensor with f/1.9 aperture and a third 12MP telephoto sensor with f/2.4 aperture. This rear camera setup comes with Optical image stabilization, 2X Optical Zoom, Dual PDAF, HDR, AI Cam mode, and LED flash.
On the front, it has 8MP (f/1.9) + 5MP (f/2.2) dual front cameras. You can use a 90° wide angle lens to get the full picture in the selfies.
“The LG V40 ThinQ was designed with the main goal to deliver an uncompromised experience for users to create, consume and share high-quality content,” said Hwang Jeong-hwan, president of LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company.
The LG V40 ThinQ comes with a 3,300 mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 and wireless charging. It uses USB Type-C port. There’s rear-mounted fingerprint sensor.
The handset has a 3.5mm headphone jack, BoomBox speaker, DTS:X 3D Surround Sound, and FM Radio. For network & connectivity, it has Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 GHz/5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, 4G VoLTE, GPS / GLONASS, etc. The phone is priced at $899.99 in the US.
LG Watch W7 Specifications & Features
- Display: 1.2-inch LCD (360 x 360 / 300ppi)
- Operating system: Google’s Wear OS
- CPU: Snapdragon Wear 2100 Platform
- RAM: 768MB LPDDR3
- ROM: 4GB
- Battery: 240mAh
- Sensors: Accelerometer, magnetic, gyroscope, pressure sensor, compass, altimeter, and barometer
- Connectivity:Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n (2.4 GHz/5GHz), USB Type-C 2.0, Bluetooth 4.2 BLE
- Size: 44.5 x 45.4 x 12.9mm
- Weight: 79.5g
- IP68 Water and Dust Resistance
The company has introduced a new smartwatch named LG Watch W7 along with the V40 ThinQ. The smartwatch runs on the Wear OS by Google. It packs a 1.2 inches LCD and runs on the Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 chipset.
With the 240mAh battery, the watch can run for two days in smart mode. The smartwatch is compatible with all standard 22mm watch bands. It is priced at $449.99. It will be available from 13th October 2018.