LG G8X ThinQ, which was first launched at IFA 2019, has finally arrived in India. LG G8x ThinQ is a successor to the LG G8 ThinQ and the LG G8s ThinQ that was launched in India back in October this year. The price for LG G8X ThinQ in India has been set at Rs 49,999. The phone has gone on sale starting Saturday (today) and is now available in a single Aurora Black colour option.
LG G8X ThinQ: Display
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. Yes, you read it right. 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: Other Specifications & Features
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.