LG Launched LG Q70 with Punch-Hole Display, Snapdragon 675 | Can this Survive?
LG is a popular name in Mobile and electronic sector. But, their smartphones are not popular these days as their other electronic products. Earlier they launched LG W-Series mid-range devices but not picked by customers as expected. Now, they come up with another mid-range device in Q-Series as LG Q70. LG Q70 is launched in Home Country, South Korea at the price of 5,48,900 won which converts ~Rs. 53,000 Nepali Market.
LG Q70 Overview
This new device, LG Q70 comes in 6.4” FHD+ with an aspect ratio of 18.6:9. This is the first device from LG to come with a punch-hole display that houses selfie shooter. With 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution, this device has noticeable chin bezels on the button. The backside of this device got the triple rear camera in a horizontal arrangement, fingerprint sensor just below the camera and LG branding under that.
For the processing power, this phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 chipset which is the same processor in Redmi Note 7 Pro. For Graphical works, there is an Adreno 612 GPU. Paired with this CPU and GPU, there is 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. As there is a microSD card slot that can expand memory up to 2TB, storage will be no problem in this device.
Talking about the imaging depart, LG Q70 featured a triple rear camera which has become a compulsory spec in midrange devices. The camera configuration reads as 32MP Main Sensor, 13MP Ultra-Wide lens and 5MP Depth Sensor. The ultra-wide lens has 120-degree FOV. For the selfie, there is a 16MP sensor inside the punch-hole display.
LG Q70 has a huge 4,000mAh battery, USB Type-C port and Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. It runs on Android 9 Pie. This LG Q70 is MIL-STD-810G which means this device can withstand vibration, high temperature, low temperature, humidity, thermal shock and many more. For the better multimedia experience, this device supports DTS: X 3D Cinema Sound Experience.
LG Q70 Specifications
- Display: 6.4” FHD+, 18.6: 9 aspect ratio, 2340 x 1080 pixels resolution
- CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 675 Mobile Platform
- GPU: Adreno 612
- RAM: 4GB
- ROM: 64GB, expandable up to 2TB
- Rear Camera: 32MP (f1.8), ultra-wide 13MP (120 degrees), depth 5MP
- Front Camera: 16MP
- Battery: 4,000mAh
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac / Bluetooth 5.0 / NFC / USB Type-C 2.0
- OS: Android 9 Pie
- Color: Mirror Black
- Price in Nepal: TBA
Price and Availability
This device is launched and available just in South Korea but no news regarding the global launch. For the South Asian Region, the market is totally controlled by Xioami, Realme, and Samsung. If launched, this phone has to face tough competition to survive and pricing will play a huge role. There is no news for launch in Nepal and we haven't seen LG phones in Nepal for a long time.