The LG G7 ThinQ is the big and best flagship smartphone which LG is betting on but before its official launch, a huge leak has revealed many of the important aspects of the phone. The device’s hands-on photographs are all over with more details on its accessories and an impressive resolution that’s higher than that of the Samsung Galaxy S9.
LG G7 ThinQ vs Galaxy S9 – The Resolution War
The first big leak deals with the upcoming ThinQ’s resolution. Reportedly, the large phone has a 6.1-inch display which has a resolution of 3120×1440 pixels. The Super Bright Display should work conveniently even under bright sunlight and has an aspect ratio of 19.5:9 providing more screen real estate for apps and games to be displayed.
The Galaxy S9 has a 5.8-inch display while the Galaxy S9+ sports a 6.2-inch display. Both these flagship models have a resolution of 2960×1440 which is lower than what LG offers in their upcoming ThinQ model. For buyers looking to receive the best PPI on their smartphones, this should be an ideal purchase if the speculations are confirmed to be true.
Boombox Speakers for Exceptional Sound Clarity
While many top manufacturers are going away from traditional front firing speakers and the 3.5mm audio jack, LG added dual DAC with a headphone jack in their LG V30 model. The phone was revealed by audiophiles and they are about to continue the trend based on another new leak.
According to a leaked photograph, the LG G7 ThinQ which is just a day from its official launch event sports Boombox speakers which will provide a whole new level of bass using the loudspeakers, according to information obtained from Engadget. The flagship model is capable of providing improved resonance which will be 10 times higher than conventional smartphones and the bass level is expected to go as high as 6dB which is double the normal levels.
The designers of the new G7 have provided utmost attention to the smartphone’s sound department. They are building upon the tradition set by the LG V30 and V30S. The upcoming smartphone has Quad Hi-Fi DAC which allows you to use studio quality headphones to listen to songs. It also supports DTS:X allowing the phone to deliver 7.1 audio channel and this is also the first time ever for a smartphone to support this DTS technology.
Real-Life Images of G7 ThinQ Spotted Online
With just a day away from being officially launched, the leaks on LG G7 ThinQ wouldn’t stop as it keeps on coming one after the other. After knowing more about the sound system, resolution and hardware specifications of the smartphone, it’s real life images were spotted first on Slashleaks which is now spread across.
The images are of high quality and give us a good sneak peak of what to expect when the flagship model gets officially launched. The device is expected to be an expensive one so as to support its hefty hardware specifications.
Based on the hands-on image, it can be seen that the phone uses a thin bezel and didn’t go with the top notch found on the iPhone X. The front design looks clear as the touch sensor button has been moved to the rear while the usual power button, volume control can be found on the sides. The rear side photo of the G7 showcases a glass back panel which comes in handy when you want to wirelessly charge the device but it will also be a fingerprint magnet unless you use a proper case on top of it.
Leaked Hardware Specifications of the LG G7
Largely claimed to be a smartphone that focuses more on artificial intelligence and AI-powered camera, app search and automated design, the LG G7 sports the latest hardware specs that you could find on the market today.
Inside the premium body, the phone houses a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 flagship processor combined with 4GB of RAM and has 64GB of storage space. As always, it would support SD card so that you can further expand the storage when required. The phone runs on Android 8.1 Oreo out of the box and is expected to receive Android P update at a later date.
After the initial launch event on May 2nd, the phone is expected to be available in store in the next two weeks in most regions. The device will be available in a range of attractive colors so as to entice buyers. It comes in Aurora Black, Glossy Moroccan Blue, a Matte version of the same, Raspberry Rose and the conventional Platinum Grey for professionals.
The LG G7 ThinQ is rumored to sport a dual camera setup as most flagship models do these days. It uses a dual 16-megapixel camera to allow users to easily capture bokeh shots and has an aperture measured at f/1.6 for professional quality photographs.
The G7 ThinQ will get launched in a grand event on May 2nd along with the LG V30S. Both phones are expected to have their pre-orders open on the same day and the launch will take place in two different locations.
The smartphone is expected to cost $650 and with all the latest hardware used in it including a powerful speaker and camera, besides a stylish design and it should be a strong contender in the world of Android smartphones. Google’s Pixel 3 will launch towards the end of 2018 and Samsung Galaxy S9 will be the only immediate contender for the LG G7 ThinQ when it gets launched this week.