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LG’s first 5G phone is the V50 ThinQ LG G8 ThinQ announced with Hand ID palm unlock feature, coming soon to T-Mobile
Wayne Curry | 28 February, 2019, 06:57

However, unlike the new LG G8, the V50 5G won't have its features such as depth-sensing Z cam or vibrating Crystal OLED display, instead it opts a more traditional pair of stereo speakers, a normal 6.4-inch OLED display, and dual cameras in back (featuring one 12-MP main cam, and one 16-MP wide-angle cam).

Another flaghip phone, the G8 ThinQ for 4G LTE was also unveiled on Sunday.

But around the front, LG has added a time-of-flight camera to its 8MP selfie snapper.

The LG G8 ThinQ sports a 6.1-inch Quad HD+ OLED Full Vision display with 3120 x 1440 pixel screen resolution and 19.5:9 aspect ratio. Compared to the 2D facial recognition that the LG G7 had, the face unlock feature on the current phone is more secure and it can even be used in conditions where there's not too much light.

Under the hood, it packs a 4,000mAh battery and runs Android Pie out-of-the-box. There's a fingerprint scanner at the back and the device comes with MIL-STD 810G protection and IP68 certification to withstand water and dust.

LG's first 5G device is powered by the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 mobile platform, with the Snapdragon X50 5G modem and antenna modules with integrated RF transceiver, RF front-end and antenna elements and LG's optimised software to deliver the advanced processing power required for 5G.

Kelly Released After Posting $100K Bond - Everything We Know So Far!
Each count of the new charges carries up to seven years in prison, making it possible for him to receive up to 70 years. Kelly's lawyer has said the charges are based on old and false accusations, adding that "all of the women are lying".

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Former Pakistan president General Pervez Musharraf speaks at the Council on Foreign Relations on November 2, 2011 in NY . India accuses Pakistan of harbouring the JeM and has vowed a strong response to the attack.

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After reportedly begging for Khloe and Kylie's forgiveness, it's now been claimed Jordyn is blaming the bad situation on alcohol. A source told People: "It seemed she had an agreement with Tristan that they would deny hooking up if they got caught.

LG did not set release dates or announce prices for the new phone, but said it should hit stores in the first half of the year. The smartphone comes equipped with rear mounted fingerprint sensor and is backed by a 3500mAh battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 support.

Internally, you're looking at 6GB of RAM, 128GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot. Discussing the Optics, The LG G8 ThinQ has triple rear camera arrangement. LG chose to put the speaker underneath the display. You can attach a second display to it, thanks to the connectors on the right side.

LG V-series offers improved video, camera and display technology that is packed in to a slim, powerful smartphone.

While the launch was far less spectacular than Samsung's foldable-screen phone, LG hopes the dual-screen phone can grab a slice of the 5G market before foldable handsets become mainstream. Users can easily switch between the two displays.

However that being said, if you love playing games on your phone or long for a Nintendo DS, but never quite were able to justify it, then this could be the device for you as the screen could be used to double as a touch screen controller, making playing games on your phone a lot better than standard touch screens would allow. 32-bit QuadDAC, bringing immersive simulated 3D surround sound typically heard in cinema to the smartphone. However, the South Korean tech giant hasn't yet announced the pricing details of the flagship.

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