LG V60 ThinQ 5G with Snapdragon 865 and New Dual Screen Announced
"LG V60 ThinQ 5G " - Quite a mouthful!
LG has today announced its latest flagship for the year, the V60 ThinQ 5G, in its home market, South Korea. The phone is the company’s latest offering in the V-series lineup, and it includes a range of improvements over its predecessor, the V50 ThinQ 5G, launched last year to mark the company’s foray into the 5G ecosystem. LG says the handset comes with improvements in the media (audio, video, and camera), better 5G connectivity, improved software experience, among other things. Let’s have a closer look at these specifications and details.
LG V60 ThinQ 5G: Design and Display
The V60 ThinQ features a metal and glass-body design, with chamfered edges, to give it a premium look and feel. It offers an upgradable second screen accessory with Dual Screen mode, which doubles up as a secondary display and comes with a ribbed back design on the back to offer a comfortable grip in hand. Towards the front, the handset flaunts a 6.8-inch P-OLED FullVision display with a 20.5:9 aspect ratio and an FHD+ resolution. What’s more, the Dual Screen accessory also comes with the same screen estate and offers the same screen resolution, and its 2.1-inch Cover Display allows for displaying key notifications. The device comes in two color options: Classy Blue and Classy White, while the Dual Screen accessory is available in Black and White colorway.
LG V60 ThinQ 5G: Performance
At its core, the V60 ThinQ is powered by the Snapdragon 865 processor — the latest offering from Qualcomm — with Adreno 650 GPU and X55 5G modem, coupled with GB of RAM and 128GB / 256GB of storage (expandable up to 2TB with microSD card). The phone runs on Android 10 out of the box and includes a 5,000mAh with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 4+ to fuel up the internals. Among other things, there is support for 5G, 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ax, and Bluetooth 5.1 LE, along with NFC and USB Type-C.
As for other specifications, the V60 ThinQ comes with a 3.5mm audio jack, 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC, stereo speakers, LG 3D Sound Engine, and an in-display fingerprint scanner.
LG V60 ThinQ 5G: Camera
For optics, the V60 ThinQ sports a dual-camera setup on the rear, with an LED flash. This setup includes a 64MP primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture and a 13MP secondary sensor with an f/1.9 aperture, accompanied by a ToF sensor. On the front, the device has a 10MP selfie camera with an f/1.9 aperture.
LG V60 ThinQ 5G: Pricing and Availability
As of now, LG has not revealed the pricing for the V60 ThinQ. However, it has said that the device will roll out in the key markets of North America, Europe, and Asia starting next month, which is when we can expect the pricing to be announced.
Source: LG Newsroom