The Motorola Moto X4 available on Project Fi from 2017 and the newly unveiled Nokia 6.1 smartphones are few Android devices are available in the U.S. Fresh information reveals that LG is prepping an Android One variant of the Q7 smartphone for the U.S.
According to XDA Developers, the LG Q7 Android One edition would be exclusively available through T-Mobile in the U.S. The evidence of an unidentified LG Android One phone along with its model number was found through the kernel source code of the LG Stylo 4 that will be launching in the U.S. tomorrow.
The source code of the device includes terms like “mcv5a”, “tmo”, “us” and “sprout.”. It has been confirmed through the Google’s list of Play certified devices that “cv5a” is the model number of LG Q7 that was launched recently and terms “tmo” and “us” suggest that it is a T-Mobile device heading to U.S.
Lastly, “sprout” codename is always used for an Android One device. Hence, the newly spotted LG device seems to be Android One edition of LG Q7.
The source code has also revealed some of the key specs of the alleged LG Q7 Android One phone. It has been found that the handset features a 5.5-inch 18:9 LCD display that supports FHD+ resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels. The Snapdragon 450 is present under the hood of the phone. Other specs of the phone include Android 8.1 Oreo, NFC, USB-C, Hi-Fi ES9218P audio DAC borrowed from LG V30 and 3,000mAh battery. The handset lacks a fingerprint reader.
As of this writing, there is no information on the pricing and availability of the LG Q7 Android One smartphone.