The LG smartphone will be available from November 1 in the United States. Following this, there will be other key markets like Brazil, Germany, Japan, Mexico, Spain and Turkey over the next several weeks. In the US, this smartphone variant will retail at $699.99 (approximately Rs 49,600). The LG Dual Screen accessory will be also available on the same day, and it will be at retail at $300 (approximately Rs 21,200).
The specifications of G8X ThinQ features a 6.4-inch FullVision OLED display with Full-HD+ (2340×1080 pixels) resolution, and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. If you have Opted for the Dual Screen, it will add another display with the same size and resolution. Under the hood, it has a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 octa-core CPU along with an Adreno 640 GPU. It also offers 6GB of RAM with 128GB storage which is expandable up to 2TB using a microSD card.
For those who love photography, there’s a dual-camera setup at the back. This setup includes a 12-megapixel f/1.8 primary camera and a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera with f/2.4 aperture. The front camera has a 32-megapixel f/1.9 selfie camera. Making sure everything ticks is a 4,000mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support.
There’s an in-display fingerprint sensor. The G8X ThinQ is an IP68 certified which makes it resistant to dust and water.
The Connectivity options include 4G VoLTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack, Stereo speakers, 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC, and FM Radio. On the software front, the device runs Android 9 Pie out-of-the-box.