LG launched its high-end smartphone- LG V20, at an event in San Francisco back in September. If you have been waiting all this long for the smartphone to land in India, well, the wait is finally over as LG has launched the smartphone in India.
LG V20 is the world’s first smartphone to run Android 7.0 out of the box. As for specifications, it packs a Snapdragon 820 processor clubbed with Adreno 530 GPU and 4GB of RAM. It features a 5.7-inch Quad HD main display and an always on secondary display with 1040×160 pixels resolution.
For photography lovers, the V20 sports a dual camera set up. The phone is equipped with two cameras on the rear- one is a 16 mega pixel unit with dual tone LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, OIS, Laser AF, PDAF, 4K video recording while other is an 8 mega pixel unit with f/2.4 aperture. There is also a 5 mega pixel front facing camera onboard. Backed up by a 3200mAh battery, it supports Quick Charge 3.0.
On design front, the phone flaunts its metal design. It is crafted with the AL6013 metal which is used to build aircrafts. The phone is claimed to survive drops from a height of four feet. It also features 32-bit Hi-Fi ESS SABRE ES9218 Quad DAC, Hi-Fi Video Recording and B&O PLAY speakers for amazing music experience.
LG V20: Specifications & Features
- Processor: Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
- GPU: Adreno 530
- Operating System: Android 7.0 Nougat
- Display: 5.7-inch Quad HD (2560×1440 pixels resolution, 513ppi pixel density) + 2.1-inch IPS (1040×160 pixels resolution)
- RAM: 4GB
- Storage: 64GB (expandable up to 2TB via microSD card)
- Rear Camera: Dual camera set up (16 mega pixel with dual tone LED flash, f/1.8 aperture, OIS, Laser AF, PDAF, 4K video recording + 8 mega pixel with f/2.4 aperture)
- Front Camera: 5 mega pixel with f/1.9 aperture
- Battery: 3200mAh with Quick Charge 3.0
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, GPS and USB Type-C
- Dimensions: 159.7×78.1×7.6 mm
- Weight: 173 grams
- Dual SIM
- Fingerprint sensor
Price & Availability
Priced at Rs. 54,999 (MRP Rs. 60,000), the LG V20 is available via offline stores and online exclusively from Amazon India. It comes in Silver, Titan and Pink color options. The phone comes bundled with B&O headset worth Rs. 18,000, free SF coated back cover and 6 months screen replacement offer.
To recall, LG launched its V10 smartphone in October 2015. Under the hood, it packs a 1.8GHz hexa-core Snapdragon 808 processor paired with Adreno 418 GPU and 4GB of RAM. The phone features a 5.7-inch Quad HD (2560×1440 pixels resolution, 513 ppi pixel density) display. There is also a 2.1-inch IPS Quantum (160×1040 pixels resolution and 513 ppi pixel density) secondary display onboard.
On photography front, the LG V10 sports a 16 mega pixel primary camera and a 5 mega pixel front facing camera. It houses 64GB of internal memory and supports expandable storage up to 2TB using microSD card. Backed up by a 3000mAh battery, the phone supports Quick Charge 2.0. Connectivity options which the device offers, include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC and GPS. Read more details about the LG V10 here.