LG G8X Spotted With Dual Rear Cameras, Dewdrop Notch, Headphone Jack

LG is all set to launch a new G-series smartphone at IFA 2019. It is said to be the successor to the LG G8s ThinQ. It is expected to come with dual rear cameras and a dewdrop notch. Read more to find about LG G8X Price in India, Specifications, and Features


Price and Availability

The LG G8X is expected to be launched as an IFA trade show in Berlin next month. As of now, there is no information about its price.

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Specifications and Features

  • Dual rear cameras
  • 6.2-inch display
  • Dewdrop notch
  • Glass finish
  • USB Type-C port
  • 3.5mm headphone jack
  • Snapdragon 855 Plus SoC

According to recent leaks and rumors, the LG G8X will sport a dewdrop notch and glass finish. The rear panel will also include a dual-camera setup on the back.

The upcoming handset is said to sport a 6.2-inch display and measure 159.3 x 75.8 x 8.5mm. Connectivity options on the device will include a USB Type-C port and a 3.5mm headphone jack at the bottom.

Unlike the LG G8 ThinQ, the G8X is likely to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus processor. Additionally, the LG G8X might be the first LG smartphone to sport an in-display fingerprint sensor. There will also be a dedicated Google Assistant button.

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The LG G8s ThinQ is priced at EUR 769 (approx Rs 59,800). It is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor along with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage. It is backed by a 3,500mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support.

In terms of optics, the LG G8s ThinQ sports a triple camera setup on the back. It combines a 12-megapixel primary sensor with a 13-megapixel wide-angle sensor and a 12-megapixel telephoto lens.

For selfies and video calling, the new smartphone sports dual camera module. It uses an 8-megapixel primary sensor and a ToF Z camera. Camera features include the Hand ID, Air Motion, and Face Unlock.

The LG G8s ThinQ runs Android 9 Pie operating system. It sports a 6.2-inch full-HD+ (1080 x 2248 pixels) display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio and a wide notch. A fingerprint sensor is placed on the back.

The highlight of the LG G8s ThinQ is the new Hand ID feature. It offers palm vein authentication with the help of the ToF (time of flight) Z Camera and infrared sensors. Users will be able to unlock their smartphone by simply hovering their hand over the display.

The MIL-STD 810G compliance comes with an IP68 rating (water and dust resistance). Additional features on the device include stereo speakers, AI Cam, and Google Les support.

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