LG G8X ThinQ, which is a successor to the LG G8 ThinQ and the LG G8s ThinQ, has recently arrived in India. Interestingly, the newly-launched phone has a detachable screen. On the competition front in India, LG G8X ThinQ is up against Apple iPhone 11. News Nation brings to you the head to head comparison between LG G8X ThinQ and Apple iPhone 11 on the basis of specifications, features, and price.
LG G8X ThinQ
LG G8X ThinQ comes equipped with a 6.4-inch FHD+ (1080x2340 pixels) FullVision display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and 403ppi pixel density. According to a report of NDTV’S Gadgets 360, the device is attached to a second screen with a similar resolution and a 2.1-inch mono display in the front that displays information such as date, time and battery life and notifications. It is a detachable display that connects to the phone via the USB Type-C port, and has a 360-degree freestop hinge. The device further has an in-display fingerprint sensor, and a small waterdrop-shaped display notch on the front.
LG G8X ThinQ runs on Android Pie and is powered by Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855 SoC, supported by 6GB of RAM. The device has an internal storage of 128GB which can be expanded using a microSD card (up to 2TB).
On the imaging front, LG G8X ThinQ comes equipped with a dual rear camera setup that houses a 12-megapixel primary camera sensor with f/1.8 aperture along with a 13-megapixel secondary shooter with super wide-angle lens and a f/2.4 aperture. On the front, the smartphone sports a 32-megapixel camera with f/1.9 aperture.
The device packs a 4,000mAh battery with support for Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. The smartphone further has two 1.2W speakers, a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC which is tuned by Meridian Audio that promises exceptional sound quality. The phone measures 159.3x75.8x8.4mm, and weighs 192 grams. Also, it comes with IP68 water and dust resistance, supports HDR10, and is MIL-STD 810G compliant.
Connectivity options on the phone include Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth v5, NFC, USB Type-C, and more. The LG G8X ThinQ supports Google Lens. The price for LG G8X ThinQ in India has been set at Rs 49,999. The phone is available in a single Aurora Black colour option.
Apple iPhone 11
Apple iPhone 11 supports dual-SIM connectivity via a Nano-SIM card slot and an eSIM. Apple iPhone 11 features a 6.1-inch Liquid Retina HD (828x1792 pixels) display with 326ppi and 625-nit peak brightness.
The iPhone 11 runs on iOS 13 and packs the Lightning connector. The iPhone 11 is powered by A13 Bionic chip and it is rated IP68 for dust and water-resistance.
On the imaging front, Apple iPhone 11 comes equipped with a dual rear camera setup that houses a 12-megapixel wide-angle camera (f/1.8) and 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera (f/2.4). The iPhone 11 also has a 12-megapixel selfie shooter with f/2.2 aperture.
There is no word on the amount of RAM or battery - as it is usual for Apple. However, it claims an all-day battery life. Importantly, iPhone 11 comes with a fast charge capable up to 18W. The iPhone 11 measures 150.9x75.7x8.3mm and weighs 194 grams.
The iPhone 11 comes in three storage variants – 64GB, 128GB, and 256GB. However, there is no word on the amount of RAM. The iPhone 11 price in India starts at Rs 64,900 for the base variant with 64GB of storage. The 128GB and 256GB storage options of iPhone 11 will cost Rs 69,900 and Rs 79,900, respectively.
In terms of the colour options, the iPhone 11 is being offered in six versions – Purple, White, Green, Yellow, Black, and Red.