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LG G8 ThinQ (2019) review

Android OS v9.0 (Pie)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Adreno 640
6 GB / 128 GB
6.1 inches (1440 x 3120 px)
16 + 16 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

LG announced the launch of the G8 ThinQ smartphone in 2019. The manufacturer is offering the LG G8 ThinQ phone with 6.1 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset, 6 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage.

The LG G8 ThinQ comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, and a Li-Po 3500 mAh, non-removable battery. The 6.1 inches phone comes with IPS display (1440 x 3120 px). The IPS display provides enhanced features, such as optimal viewing angles, color accuracy, invariable color reproduction and better power consumption.

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LG G8 ThinQ specifications

BrandLG
NameG8 ThinQ
ModelG8THINQ
Release date2019

Body

The dimensions of this LG phone are average (5.98 x 2.83 x 0.33 inches).

Dimensions5.98 x 2.83 x 0.33 inches
Colorsblack, blue, gray
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The LG G8 ThinQ comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v9.0 (Pie)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 855
CPUOcta-core, Single-core 2.84 GHz Kryo, Triple-core 2.42 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 640

Display

The size of G8 ThinQ screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 6.1 inches IPS display of LG G8 ThinQ with 1440 x 3120 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeIPS
Screen size6.1 inches
Resolution1440 x 3120 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of LG G8 ThinQ (6 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (128 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM6 GB
Internal storage128 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the G8 ThinQ is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of G8 ThinQ has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera8 MP
Main camera16 + 16 MP, 4608 x 3456 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The LG G8 ThinQ supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The G8 ThinQ comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The G8 ThinQ phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radiono
USBUSB Type-C
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Po 3500 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of G8 ThinQ isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 3500 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The G8 ThinQ phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This LG phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of LG G8 ThinQ phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. The G8 ThinQ is a safe and durable IP68 dustproof and waterproof smartphone built for outdoor usage. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device. The G8 ThinQ comes with wireless charging. Wireless charging uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects through electromagnetic induction.

Sensorsaccelerometer, barometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, light, proximity
SpecialsCertified IP68 dustproof and waterproof, Corning Gorilla Glass 5, Dual SIM, Fast charging, Quick Charge, Wireless charging
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