South Korean giant LG today launched a premium smartphone "G7+ThinQ" in India for Rs 39,990. With features such as 1,000nit "Super Bright FullVision" display, IP68 rating for dust and water resistance, "BoomBoxSpeakers" and 16+16MP dual Artificial Intelligence (AI) camera, the device will be available on Flipkart starting August 10.
The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset coupled with 6GB RAM and 128GB internal storage.
"LG has always been about innovation and new technologies. The G series received great response last year with the launch of G6 and to further enhance the smartphone experience, we are proud to introduce LG G7+ThinQ in India," Advait Vaidya, Mobile Business Head, said in a statement.
The dual-SIM (Nano) LG G7+ ThinQ runs on Android 8.0 Oreo and sports a 6.1-inch QHD+ (1440x3120 pixels) FullView Super Bright display that supports a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and has brightness of 1,000 nits. The dual rear camera setup of the G7+ ThinQ has a 16MP primary sensor along with an f/1.9 aperture lens with 107-degrees field of view. There is also a 16MP secondary sensor that has an f/1.7 aperture and 71-degree lens.
There is an 8MP sensor at the front along with a wide-angle, f/1.9 aperture lens. LG has offered AI CAM features that bring 19 shooting models and three preset effects. Similarly, the rear camera setup supports Bokeh effect and Live Photo mode.
In terms of connectivity, there is 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, USB Type-C, FM radio, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. Sensors on board include a face recognition sensor and a rear-facing fingerprint sensor. The device is equipped with "DTS:X" and "Hi-Fi Quad DAC" technology for rich sound, especially when paired with high-impedance earphones. There is an 8MP camera on front for higher resolution photos with more details.
According to the company, LG G7+ThinQ is among the first devices to get the features of upcoming Google Lens.