With the start of 2019, we smartphone companies making every possible effort to bring truly interesting smartphones to consumers. From 5G to foldable phones. Chinese companies such as Vivo and Meizu recently showed off their non-porous smartphones Vivo Apex 2019 and Meizu zero
LG Electronics is also in the race to unveil the 5G phone, but now let’s talk about a standard phone, the LG G8 ThinQ. The phone has appeared in fresh high-quality renders bearing a familiar design.
Regarding the earlier leaked render, LG Electronics executive Ken Hong said that they are “only a speculative rendering.” However, the new render is from XDA Developers and comes with the same design.
Steve Hemmerstoffer aka OnLeaks on Twitter, said, “If the renderings of XDA Developers are legitimate, this may be the first time that a leaker knew of the maker’s plans before its own PR Head.”
LG G8 ThinQ Render
As you can see in the screenshots below, the renders are very similar to last week’s leak. It reinforces that the device will feature two rear cameras, not much appealing design, and a big notch. However, competitors are already avoiding when using the notch. They are using the notch in drop shape or circular notch.
The fingerprint sensor is located at the rear panel which is not expected in a flagship device because we are mostly seeing the in-display fingerprint sensor. The handset appeared in solid color. With the Snapdragon 855 processor,
With a 6.1-inch OLED screen and the G8 will have 5G connectivity, a trend of the market for this year. We’ll be seeing the 5G variant of Galaxy S10, Xiaomi Mi 9, etc. Huawei also teases the launch of a foldable 5G smartphone at the MWC 2019.
So, let’s wait for the LG’s press conference at MWC 2019 where we expect to hear more about the device. Let us know what you think about the render.