LG today at an event officially lifted the veil of the next-generation V-series smartphone, dubbed as the LG V60ThinQ 5G. The latest sixth-gen smartphone houses the latest Snapdragon 865 chipset alongside the Qualcomm’s X55 modem. The latter has support for both mmWave (higher bandwidth) and sub-6GHz (better coverage) of 5G.
This new device boasts a new dual-screen accessory, a new dual-camera setup (with a 64-megapixel main sensor). and a huge battery pack of size 5,000mAh.
The LG V60ThinQ is equipped with a 6.8″ FHD+OLED screen with a 20.5:9 aspect ratio. Just like the predecessor, the V60, also has a water drop front-facing camera setup (a 10-megapixel sensor fort taking beautiful selfies).
As we mentioned above, we have a dual-camera setup on the rear side – a 1/1.7″ 64MP main shooter with OIS and 13 MP ultrawide snapper with a 117-degree field of view. The sensor is capable of shooting videos up to 8K resolution and also supports HDR10+ in manual mode.
Under the hood there resides the new Snapdragon 865 chipset coupled with 8gigs of RAM and 128gigs of on-board storage. There’s a microSD card slot as well for those who wish to expand the storage.
The thing to note here is that this new device from LG is IP68 dust and water-resistant and MIL-STD 810G compliant.
The device comes with an Android 10 (LG UX 9.0) operating system pre-installed out of the box. Moreover, there’s a dedicated Google Assistant key, located on the left-hand side.
And just like the predecessor, the V60 supports the 32-Bit Quad DAC, stereo speakers, and a 4 microphone setup.
To keep the lights of the device on, the company has embedded a huge battery pack of size 5,000mAh. The battery comes with Quick Charge 4+ support, as well as the wireless charging.
The Dual-Screen accessory has also been updated, it now boasts a 6.8-inch FHD+ OLED panel with a 360 Freestop Hinge which can be used in laptop, stand and tent modes.
A new 2.1-inch notification panel with the convenient always-on functionality is also there.
No words about the price have come yet. It will be available in blue and white color options. The unit will go on sale in spring.