LG Q8 goes official silently, and they say it a V20 mini variant, but it seems to be a G6 variant too. The LG V30 was in the rumors but company launched this Q – Series device quietly. The device launched quietly and looked at the specs it appears to be a compact variant of V20. But it has some traits of G6 too, so when it comes to buying LG Q8, it can act like a G6 variant too.
LG recently on July 11 launched Q6, Q6a, and Q6+ smartphones. And now just after a few days, another one is added to the Q – series smartphones. It comes up with a 5.2″ of the Quad HD display that has the 1440p of resolutions. With a Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection over the screen, it also sports a secondary display on the top.
Just like G6, this one also has the dust and water resistance feature which you won’t find on V20. It made its official appearance with a metal unibody in the official launch event in Italy. It is the first Q – Series device with a dual camera setup at the back. It employs a 13 MP (28mm, f/1.8) dual camera plus a wide angled 8 MP (10mm, f/2.4) camera at the back.
The rear camera setup is capable of recording a 4K video with 2160p of HD resolutions. Also, the main camera unit has the OIS and Laser AF features. In the up – front you will find a 5 MP f/1.9, 1/5″ sensor size camera with a 120º wide angle. Just below the main camera unit at the back, there is a fingerprint sensor.
With a 3000 mAh non – removable battery it is available in Titan color only. It runs on Android v7.0 Nougat operating system out of the box and has Quad – Core CPU clocked at 2.15 GHz with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 SoC under the hood.
Infrared, NFC, type – C USB, and Hi-Fi DAC (digital to analog converter) for superior audio quality are some of the main features of the device.
In Italy where LG Q8 goes official, it will be available from late July exclusively on Amazon Italy for a price of €599.90 which is around $697 as per the current currency conversion rate. There is no official news about the shipping of LG Q8 to any other nation yet. But we will update you as soon as anything is said in this matter.