LG has launched is latest smartphone, LG Q8 (2018). This smartphone comes as the successor to the LG Q8, which was released last year. This new smartphone comes with a military-grade durable build that is touted to be based on MIL-STD 810G standard and IP68-certified. It also packs an enhanced audio experience over the predecessor through Hi-Fi quality sound that is backed by DTS:X 3D Surround Sound and Hi-Fi Quad DAC technologies. The LG Q8 (2018) also supports LG Pay and comes with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0. Additionally, it comes with a stylus pen that enables note-taking on the large, 6.2-inch display.
Let us take a look at the specifications of this new smartphone by LG:
The LG Q8 (2018) sports a 6.2-inch full-HD+ (2160×1080 pixels) FullVision display along with an 18:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC, coupled with Adreno 506 GPU and 4GB of RAM. This handset packs a 64GB of internal storage, which can be further expandable up to 2TB via microSD card. The LG Q8 (2018) runs Android 8.1 Oreo.
Coming to the camera department, this handset features a 16-megapixel sensor at the rear side that has a PDAF (phase detection autofocus) lens on top along with an LED flash. Up front, it features a 5-megapixel sensor with a 100-degree super wide-angle lens for selfies and video calling. There is also a LG’s Q Lens feature that uses the built-in camera sensor to analyse the subject and find related information on the Internet. This feature also allows users to read QR code.
In terms of connectivity, it includes a 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS/ A-GPS, and USB Type-C. As part of security, it features is a rear-facing fingerprint sensor. This handset also comes with a stylus pen that lets users take notes directly on the display. There is also a Pop memo feature that enables note-taking instantly from any screen when the stylus is unplugged. similarly, it is packed with features to draw images and edit GIFs. The LG Q8 (2018) is fuelled by a 3300mAh battery that supports Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0.