LG G8 ThinQ Smartphone
LG unveiled the G8 ThinQ smartphone at MWC 2019 in Barcelona.
LG G8 is a game change
The LG G8 is a game changer of sorts because it features gesture controls that let you control the phone without touching it. More impressive is the integration of a speaker driver into the screen making the entire screen a speaker.
The 6.1-inch OLED QHD+ screen with HDR capabilities features a notch
The 6.1-inch OLED QHD+ screen with HDR capabilities features a notch at the top making space for the Z
Camera which enables gesture control and face unlock. On top of that, it will be able to recognize the veins in your hand and use that to secure the device.
This is a mobile you can control by your hand without even touching
This is a mobile you can control by your hand without even touching the phone. It is 6.1 inches OLED HD Screen with 3120 by 1440 resolution. The screen supports HDR 10 so that means you can get dynamic colors on supported content with apps like Netflix and YouTube that support HDR. The power button is on
the right side. There is also a google assistant and volume rocker on the left side of the phone.
LG is using a piezoelectric speaker
On the bottom is the boom box bottom firing speaker next to a USB C port. There is also a 3.5 mm headphone jack and on the front, you will notice that there is no external speaker. Instead, LG is using a piezoelectric speaker which is a speaker behind the screen.
Qualcomm SnapDragon 2 855
Power is Qualcomm SnapDragon 2 855. It has 6GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal storage. A micro SD card is also available. It is also powered by a 3500 mAmp battery. It uses Gorilla Glass 5 on the front and 6 on the back. A fingerprint sensor is also present on the back. Z camera system opens availability for unlocking the phone by two methods and also used for authentication by hand ID and face system.
What to expect?
We can say it is a game changer for all the LG users out there, but let’s see the competitors in the markets, how will they compete with this.