LG confirmed the launch date of its flagship smartphone, the LG V40 ThinQ, on October 3rd in New York City and in Seoul on October 4th. Prior to the V40 ThinQ official unveiling, the the device has been leaking tremendously over the worldwide web. And the latest leak showcases a detailed look of the V40 ThinQ’s front-end aesthetic design.
The latest leaked images shows the LG V40 ThinQ featuring a razor slim bezels on its four sides. The width of the bezels on the top is identical to the that of the top bezels. The handset will likely measure 158.7×75.8×7.79 mm dimension. The notch, first popularized by Apple on the iPhone X last year, on the topmost display houses the dual-lens camera setup, an earpiece and other sensors.
While LG hasn’t revealed any detailed information about the V35 ThinQ successor, the teaser that the South Korean technology company shared displays a photo taken from three different angles, which strongly suggests that the V40 ThinQ might equip with a triple-lens camera system. Additionally, LG’s V40 ThinQ reportedly will come with a physical button on the left side dedicated for launching the Google Assistant.
As for specifications, the LG V40 ThinQ is widely rumored to ship with a 6.4-inch QHD POLED notched display and IP68 rating of water and dust resistant. As for the brain powering the smartphone, it will likely be fueled by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC chipset paired with 6GB RAM.
Moreover, the LG V40 ThinQ will sport triple-lens camera system — f/1.5 12MP, f/1.9 16MP and f/2.4 12MP — on the back and dual-lens selfie snapper — 8MP and 5MP.
The LG V40 ThinQ is expected ship with 3,300mAh battery and Android 9.0 Pie OS out of the box with storage options of 64GB or 128GB.
As for the LG V40 ThinQ release date and pricing, the smartphone will likely go on sale a couple or week after the launch. The V40 ThinQ is rumored to launch in Korea in early October and internationally on October 18The smartphone will likely be priced the same if not more than the V35 Thinq with the unlocked model will likely cost more than $900.