LG has announced today that it will start rolling out its flagship smartphone, LG V20 this week in South Korea followed by other key countries in North America, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East over the course of the next several weeks. LG has not disclosed the price of this device which will be announced at the time of launch in the respective countires.
According to LG, since its unveiling earlier this month, the V20 has collected a strong portfolio of positive reactions from industry insiders who appreciated the smartphone’s design and feature-rich specifications. The V20 is designed for users who want to create professional-looking content and differentiates itself from competing devices with its professional-grade visual and audio features.
The V20 runs on Android 7.0 Nougat OS and the new Google In Apps phone search function. Besides this, this flagship phone is touted to be multi-media device and boasts of Steady Record 2.0, Hi-Fi Quad DAC, HD Audio Recorder and front and rear wide-angle lens cameras.
The LG V20 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor. This is the world’s first smartphone to feature a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC, powered by ESS Technology, designers of high-performance audio products.
The V20 comes with Dual Screen; the primary screen has 5.7-inch QHD IPS Quantum Display (2560 x 1440 pixels / 513ppi) and secondary screen comes with IPS Quantum Display (160 x 1040 pixels / 513ppi). The smaller second display is located above the main display and allows users to easily view notifications and alerts at a glance.This phone has 4GB LPDDR4 RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can be extended upto 2TB via microSD card. This phone is packed with removable 3200mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0.
This phone is equipped with Dual primary camera set-up of 16MP with F1.8 Aperture, OIS (Standard Angle) and 8MP with F2.4 Aperture (Wide Angle). It comes with 5MP front camera with a 120-degree lens.
The V20 also incorporates fingerprint scanner and offers connectivity options of 4G LTE-A 3 Band CA, Wi-Fi (802.11 a, b, g, n, ac), USB Type-C port, Bluetooth 4.2 and NFC etc.
This phone also comes with Signature Wallpaper feature which recognizes the first character of the text entered on the V20’s Second Screen and offers a collection of wallpaper designs that display the initial letter, number or symbol as the phone’s lock screen wallpaper.