Dual-screen LG Q8: mini version V20 with moisture protection

Following the announcement of simplified versions of the flagship G6 in the face of smartphones Q6α, Q6 and Q6+ LG introduced the younger brother of the 5.7-inch phablet V20 — model LG Q8.

Following the announcement of simplified versions of the flagship G6 in the face of smartphones Q6α, Q6 and Q6+ LG introduced the younger brother of the 5.7-inch phablet V20 — waterproof LG Q8. Rumours about the launch of the model appeared in November last year (when she was mentioned as LG’s V20), but the official announcement just now.
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LG Q8 received a 5.2-inch QHD-display with additional bar top (160×1040 pixels). After FullVision screens it looks not so impressive, but the device is superior in characteristics to the already mentioned LG Q6. So, a top processor of last season, Snapdragon 820, RAM 4 GB and also 64 GB of internal memory, a slot for cards microSD up to 2 TB. The fingerprint scanner located on the rear panel. In place and 4-channel DAC for high-quality sound.

Dual camera Q8 LG has got in the inheritance from V20: the system consists of a main 13 megapixel module with an aperture of f/1.8 and optical stabilization, and wide angle module 8 mega pixels with a viewing angle of 135°. Front camera a 5 megapixel. The battery capacity of 3000 mAh non-removable metal case protected against dust and water according to IP67 standard. With dimensions of 149×71.9×8 mm model weighs 146 grams.
The issue price

LG Q8 is already in Italy, where they will go on sale before the end of this month at a price of 600 euros. It looks too high, although it is possible that in other markets the smartphone will be cheaper. Among the competitors of a novelty — all the flagships of 2016, starting with the more affordable Chinese and ending the Korean Samsung Galaxy S7, which will choose the majority of customers (if only LG will not reduce the price). It is worth mentioning the new Xiaomi Mi 6, which even in the official deliveries will be cheaper.

Source: LG Italia, Phonearena