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LG V30+ to be launched today: Features, price and more

LG V30+ to be launched today: Features, price and more

As far as the pricing is concerned, we can expect LG to price the V30+ somewhere around Rs 50,000 considering that it's a high-end device and will compete with other flagship devices like the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 and also the Google Pixel 2 XL.

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Talking about key specifications, the smartphone comes loaded with a 6-inch QHD+ P-OLED FullVision display with a screen resolution of 2880 x 1440 pixels and it bears an aspect ratio of 18:9. The LG V30+ comes with a curved OLED - called FullVision display, which is also HDR 10-ready. The device also comes with digital features sound presets and sound tuning powered by B&O PLAY. Under the hood is the 64-bit Snapdragon 835 Mobile Platform built on the 10nm FinFET process. There is support for expandable storage as there is a microSD card slot on board with the hybrid dual SIM functionality. The rear camera comprises of a 16MP primary snapper with f/1.6 aperture, a 71-degree wide-angle lens, and dual-tone LED flash and a 13MP secondary snapper with a 120-degree wide-angle lens and f/1.9 aperture. The LG V30+ is the world's first smartphone to offer f/1.6 aperture. The front of the device has 5 MP sensor. For security, the company has added face recognition, voice recognition, which uses a combination of user's voice and user-defined keywords to unlock the smartphone, and fingerprint sensor. V30 combine its Quad DAC with MQA technology so that the music lovers can enjoy high-resolution audio without the inconvenience of downloading huge files. Connectivity options includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, and USB Type-C port. It measures 151.7 x 75.4 x 7.3 mm and weighs 158 grams. The phone is powered by a 3,300 mAh Li-Po battery and is available in Aurora Black, Cloud Silver, Moroccan Blue, Lavender Violet colour variants.


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