Last month, LG took the wraps off its mid-range Q7 series. Now, the company has launched the smartphones in its home country, and has revealed their prices.
LG has essentially launched the Q7 and the Q7+ in South Korea. There’s however no word on the launch of the Q7α. As far as the pricing is concerned, the Q7 will retail at 495,000 Korean Won (Rs 30,800 approximately), while the Q7+ will retail at 570,000 Won (Rs 35,500 approximately). At the time of unveiling, LG had mentioned that the new Q7 smartphones will roll out in Europe, followed by countries in Asia.
The LG Q7 and the Q7+ share a lot of specifications and features. They are instead differentiated on the memory and photography fronts. On the design front, the smartphones feature a glass back with 2.5D Arc design with rounded-edges. They are also IP68 certified, offering water and dust resistant.
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LG Q7, Q7+ specifications, features
The smartphones flaunt a 5.5-inch full HD+ FullVision display with a tall 18:9 aspect ratio. Under the hood is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 octa-core chipset paired with Adreno 506 GPU. Where the Q7 features 32GB storage and 3GB of RAM, the Q7+ comes with 64GB storage and 4GB of RAM. There is a microSD card slot to expand the storage up to 2TB.
In the photography department, the Q7 is equipped with a 13-megapixel rear camera, while the Q7+ is equipped with a 16-megapixel sensor. At the front for selfies, there’s a 5-megapixel snapper. The camera on both smartphones uses software to let you click portrait photos with bokeh effect.
Both devices are backed with a 3,000mAh battery along with support for fast charging. They also boast support for DTS:X that offers 7.1 channel audio effect via the headphones. The Q7+ also comes with Hi-Fi Quad DAC for a richer audio experience.
Connectivity options include dual-SIM card slots, 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, NFC, and USB Type-C port. On the software front, the devices run Android 8.0 Oreo.