LG finally launched its G7+ ThinQ smartphone in India. Initially announced globally way back in May, the new smartphone arrives as a successor to last year’s LG G6+ and boasts of an artificial intelligence (AI) powered dual rear camera setup and includes a dedicated button to trigger Google Assistant and Google Lens. LG, in fact, has also provided an all-new, 1000-nit FullView Super Bright display with a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The LG G7+ ThinQ also has its IP68-rated build that is based on MIL-STD 810G standard. Plus, there is a Boombox Speaker along with Hi-Fi Quad DAC to deliver an enhanced audio experience. The smartphone would be available with a price tag of ₹39,990. LG also brought the G7 ThinQ alongside the G7+ ThinQ in May, but as of now, there is no word on the India launch of the former.
LG G7+ ThinQ: Price in India
The LG G7+ ThinQ price in India has been set at ₹39,990. The handset would go on sale exclusively through Flipkart starting from August 10. Notably, here, this would release alongside the Flipkart Big Freedom sale.
LG G7+ ThinQ: Specifications
The dual-SIM (Nano) LG G7+ ThinQ runs on Android 8.0 Oreo and also boasts of 6.1-inch QHD+ (1440×3120 pixels) FullView Super Bright display that supports a 19.5:9 aspect ratio and brightness of up to 1,000 nits. There is also a 100 percent DCI-P3 color gamut. In addition, here, LG has provided an octa-core Qualcomm c SoC, paired with 6GB of LPDDR4X RAM. The dual rear camera setup of the G7+ ThinQ has a 16-megapixel primary sensor along with a f/1.9 aperture lens that provides a field view of 107 degrees. There is also a 16-megapixel secondary sensor that has a f/1.7 aperture, 71-degree lens. Taking of selfies, the handset has an 8-megapixel 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 also supports the Bokeh effect and Live Photo mode.
The LG G7+ ThinQ has 128GB of onboard storage that is again expandable via microSD card (up to 2TB). Talking of the connectivity options, 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 smartphone also has a 7.1-channel DTS:3D Surround Sound support along with a Boombox speaker and Hi-Fi Quad DAC. Besides, it packs a 3000mAh battery, measuring around 153.2×71.9×7.9mm.
To conclude, regarding this latest launch, Advait Vaidya, Mobile Business Head – Mobile Communication for LG India, added that, “The G series received a great response last year with the launch of LG G6 and to further enhance the smartphone experience, we are proud to introduce LG G7+ThinQ in India. Along with power-packed feature list, the smartphone is incorporated with Artificial Intelligence technology that increases the level of real-time engagement for customers. With this addition to the G series range, we hope to continue to the momentum of providing our customers’ class-leading products.”