The LG company announced the release of LG VELVET 5G in April, but this time, LG revealed the price for the first time. LG will release Velvet on May 15th (Friday) at the mobile communication operator (MNO) in Korea. The pre-orders will be accepted from May 8th (Friday) to May 14th (Thursday). LG sells the velvet at a price of around 899,800 won or 675 euros.
In addition, the company is instructing to discontinue the flagship smartphone G series and V series so far. In the future LG will be giving unique product names to each product like LG VELVET.
LG developed this flagship smartphone in the first half of this year. The left and right edges of the display are curved so that they fit comfortably in the hand. It is characterized by applying a 3D arc design that provides an optimized grip feeling.
In particular, he aimed at women in their 30s and aimed to have them like fashion items. Four colors are available: Aurora White, Aurora Gray, Aurora Green, and Illusion Sunset. The top and bottom sides of the body are symmetrically elliptical. The frames are made of metal material, and the size is about 167.2 × It is 74.1 x 7.9 mm and weighs about 180 g.
Like other LG’s flagship smartphones, it is waterproof and dustproof (IP68 certified) and shockproof (MIL-STD-810G certified). The screen has a U-shaped notch in the upper center. LG equipped Velvet with a 6.8-inch FHD + (1080 x 2460 pixels) organic EL (P-OLED) “Full Vision Display” (about 395ppi). Compatible with an in-display fingerprint sensor.
The main specifications are Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G chipset and 8GB memory (RAM), 128GB storage. Other features are microSDXC card slot (up to 1TB), USB Type-C, 4300mAh battery. It’s support quick charge ( 30W), wireless charging (10W), 3.5mm headphone jack, etc.
Triple Camera | LG Velvet 5G
The rear camera is a 48-megapixel primary sensor with an aperture of f/1.8. 8-megapixel secondary sensor with a wide-angle aperture of f/2.2, and a 5-megapixel depth sensor aperture of F2.4.
The main wide-angle camera supports quad-binning technology that allows you to capture 4 pixels in one. The front camera is a 16MP wide-angle lens (F2.0). In addition, Wi-Fi 5 (ac), Bluetooth 5.0, NFC Type A / B, stereo speaker, etc.
There is one nano-SIM card (4FF). In addition, it also supports the LG dual-screen and LG stylus pen that were compatible with the LG G series and LG V series and supports various exclusive accessories. However, the company sells LG VELVET separately with the LG dual-screen and LG stylus pen.