Last month, LG announced three new smartphones under its mid-range LG Q7 series. Now, the company has launched LG Q7 and LG Q7 Plus in Korea and has also revealed its pricing. However, the LG Q7 Alpha has not been launched yet.
The LG Q7 will be available in Aurora Black and Lavender Violet colors for a price of 495,000 Korean Won (approximately $456) while the Q7 Plus comes in Moroccan Blue color for 570,000 Won, which roughly converts to $526. Both phones will be available through all the three major operators in Korea.
In terms of specifications, both smartphones come with a 5.5-inch FullVision display with Full-HD+ screen resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels, 18:9 aspect ratio and 42ppi pixel density. Under the hood, the devices are powered by Qualcomm‘s Snapdragon 450 octa-core processor with Adreno 506 GPU.
The LG Q7 packs 3GB RAM and 32GB internal storage while the LG Q7 Plus comes with 4GB RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. Both devices come with a microSD card slot, allowing users to further expand the phone’s storage capacity up to 2TB.
Coming to the camera department, the standard Q7 feature a 13-megapixel rear camera sensor with phase detection autofocus (PDAF), while the Q7 Plus sports a 16-megapixel camera sensor on the back. On the front side, both devices have a 5-megapixel snapper with 100-degree Super Wide Angle lens.
Just like the LG G7 ThinQ, the Q7 series smartphones come with AI integration and QLens feature for image recognition. The devices also support DTS:X for delivering virtual 3D surround sound effect with up to 7.1 channel audio via the headphones.
Further, the Q7 Plus comes equipped with Hi-Fi Quad DAC, ensuring a richer audio experience. In addition to military grade durability with MIL-STD 810G, same as the predecessor, the devices also come with IP68 certification for water and dust resistance.
Both Q7 and Q7 Plus supports 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, and USB Type-C (version 2.0) in terms of connectivity options. The smartphones, running on Android Oreo operating system out of the box, are powered by a 3,000mAh battery that supports Qualcomm’s Fast Charge technology which delivers 50 percent of charge in about 30 minutes.