At the Mobile World Congress, LG noted its flagship phone LG G8 ThinQ but didn’t tell the phone’s pricing and availability details. Currently, the manufacturer has revealed that the product will be out there for pre-orders in South Korea from 15th March.
As for the pricing, the LG G8 ThinQ will price KRW 897,600 in South Korea, which roughly converts to $795. The phone will be available for pre-orders in the country between March 15-20 and it will go on sale starting March 22.
The manufacturer has said that the device will be bundled with a display replacement facility for one year and will arrive provided with a free case. The G8 ThinQ notably comes as a successor to the LG G7 ThinQ that was launched last year.
Coming to the phone’s specifications, the phone attributes a 6.1-inch OLED notched display that carries support for Quad HD+ resolution of 1440 x 3120 pixels. Under the hood, the product is fueled by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 855 chipset, coupled with 8GB of RAM.
In the camera department, it comes with a triple image sensor option on its rear that includes a 12-megapixel main camera, a 12-megapixel telephoto lens, and a 16-megapixel ultra wide-angle lens. On the front side, the smartphone comes equipped with an 8-megapixel front-facing snapper and a 3D ToF (Time of Flight) sensor.
The cameraphone also carries support for Hand ID that could read the thickness and characteristics of a user’s veins for unlocking. It runs Android 9 Pie operating system out of the box with the company’s own custom interface on top. The cameraphone is fueled by a 3,500mAh battery.