LG is all set to launch its flagship smartphone — LG V30+ in the Indian market. The company has now started sending out media invites for the launch event of LG V30+ smartphone.
The company is holding a launch event on 13th December at 11.30 AM IST in New Delhi, India. In terms of specifications, LG V30+ is almost similar to V30 in every aspect, except for the storage. While the LG V30 comes equipped with 64GB internal storage, the V30+ packs 128GB of internal UFS 2.1 storage.
The smartphone features a 6-inch QHD+ OLED FullVision display with a screen resolution of 1440 × 2880 pixels, 18:9 aspect ratio and narrow bezels. Under the hood, the device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, coupled with Adreno 540 GPU and 4GB LPDDR4x RAM. It also comes with a microSD card slot, allowing users to expand storage capacity up to 2TB.
There is a 16-megapixel primary rear camera with f/1.6 aperture, Crystal Clear lens, Optical Image Stabilizer (OIS), EIS and Hybrid Auto Focus that combines both Laser Detection Auto Focus and Phase Detection Auto Focus. It also comes with a 13-megapixel secondary camera with 120-degree wide-angle lens.
It runs Android 7.1.2 Nougat operating system based LG UX 6.0+. The company has revealed that it will soon upgrade the smartphone to the latest Android 8.0 Oreo. It is IP68 certified for water and dust resistance. According to the company, it has passed 14 categories of the MIL-STD 810G Transit Drop Test, making it compliant with military operations.
The device features a 32-bit Advanced Hi-Fi Quad DAC, which is powered by ESS Technology’s SABRE ES9218P, along with digital filters, sound presets and sound tuning by B&O PLAY. Connectivity options on the device include 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz and 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0 LE, GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C 2.0. It is powered by a 3,300mAh battery which supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 as well as wireless charging.
It is not yet known if the LG V30 will be launched alongside V30+. Earlier, it was reported that the V30 will launch in India in December for the price of Rs. 47,990. The LG V30+ smartphone’s pricing for the Indian market is not yet known. In Korea, where the device was introduced in September, it is priced at 998,800 KRW (approx. $885). We’ll know the pricing as well as availability information of the smartphone in the Indian market once it gets launched on 13th December.