LG, launched its flagship LG V30+ smartphone in India. This comes as a second premium offering from the company, following the G6. LG has gone with a sensible pricing this time around, as the LG V30+ costs Rs 44,990. For a phone that locks horns with the likes of Samsung Galaxy S8, the V30+ is clearly aggressively priced. It undercuts the Samsung’s offering by Rs 9,000.
A quick compare between the virtually puts the LG V30+ on the top owing to its dual rear camera setup as opposed to the single module on the S8. The V30+ offers double the storage for the price of a 64 GB Galaxy S8. Pre-orders for the LG V30+ start on December 14. And it will go on sale from December 18.
The V30+ sports a 6-inch P-OLED display with an 18:9 aspect ratio with minimum bezels. It is covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 at front and back. The body is IP68 certified for dust and water resistance. Fingerprint sensor is ergonomically placed at the rear. Users can also unlock the device via voice-recognition and facial unlock methods.
The smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset and comes coupled with 4 GB of RAM. LG has partnered up with Bang & Olufsen to deliver an immersive sound quality to users. It packs in a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC. You get presets like enhanced, detailed, bass, and live. The smartphone has support for Master Quality Authenticated (MQA) technology for high-resolution audio streaming.
On the photography front, the V30+ has a 5 MP wide-angle selfie camera. At the rear, it features a dual camera setup comprising of a 16 MP sensor with an f/1.6 aperture and a secondary 13 MP sensor with an f/1.9 aperture. The camera is equipped with OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation) and EIS (Electronic Image Stabilisation). It can record 4K resolution at 30 fps with manual controls.
The device is powered by a non-removable 3,300 mAh battery coupled with fast charging tech.