After weeks of teases and rumors, the LG V30 is now official.
The LG V30 will be available in silver or blue in the United Kingdom, however, LG is yet to announce pricing or release dates just yet. LG managed to get the thickness of the phone down to 7.3mm and it weighs 158g, making it one of the lightest 6-inch+ smartphones available. Colors include Cloud Silver, Moroccan Blue, Lavender Violet, and Aurora Black.
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The company has also worked on the optics and apparently the LG V30 is the first phone to feature a f/1.6 aperture camera. For instance, we knew that it would be the first smartphone to feature a plastic OLED FullVision display.
Users don't have to look any further if wonderful audio quality and music on the go is what they are looking for. The device features a trendy bezel-less following the footsteps of the LG G6.
Voice recognition can also be used to unlock the device, or users can also choose to unlock their V30 with a fingerprint sensor. It is mounted with 16MP Standard Angle ( with F1.6 aperture and 71 degree of field of view ) primary camera with Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) and Hybrid Auto Focus that combines both Laser Detection Auto Focus and Phase Detection Auto Focus.
On the camera front, the LG V30 features a dual-camera setup at the back. Point Zoom, however, "allows users to zoom in on any subject smoothly using the zoom slider, regardless of its position in the frame". LG Cine Log can preserve the wide dynamic range and color gamut of your video files for more accurate image details, and on the photo side, there's a Manual Mode that includes settings like white balance and shutter speed. The second sensor of 13MP on the back comes with f/1.9 aperture and 120° wide angle lens. Furthermore, there are some variants that will feature a Bang & Olufsen partnership and comes with a pair of B&O Play headphones. If you looking to stream loseless audio then you are in luck as the LG V30 is the first smartphone in the world to support Master Quality Authenticated technology meant for streaming for high resolution audio. Here we are putting comparison based on specifications of the phone.
As far as the internals of the smatrphone are concerned, the smartphone is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 and 4GB of RAM. A 3,300mAh battery supports wired- and wireless charging, and Quick Charge 3.0 support can get you to 50 percent in just 30 minutes. For the protection of the screen, there is Corning Gorilla Glass 5 layer. There's also a a heat pipe and a cooling pad to dissipate heat. The LG V30 has digital filters which enhance the quality of the sound.