“The LG G7 is said to come with an OLED display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, and AI-powered camera features”
At this year’s MWC, LG introduced the V30S ThinQ smartphone with enhanced AI features. In addition, the company reportedly showcased the upcoming G series flagship, dubbed G7, to select clients at the event. While the brand is yet to announce the launch date for the handset, a report by ETnews has revealed the alleged launch timeframe of the upcoming LG flagship.
According to the report, LG is planning to unveil the G7 by the end of next month. After the unveiling, the brand is said to be planning to launch the device in major markets in May. The source has further suggested that three local telecom operators in South Korea will be briefed on the specs and features of the phone by as soon as next week.
The ETnews report suggests that the LG G7 will flaunt an OLED display with a notch above the display, which will house the front camera, earpiece, and some sensors. This is in line with the earlier reports and leaked images. The source has claimed that the next-gen G series flagship will feature artificial intelligence-powered camera features.
In line with the earlier leaks, the report has tipped the upcoming LG G7 to be powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor. The handset is said to house a a 3,000mAh battery with fast charging capabilities. Further, the G7 is expected to come with higher RAM and storage capacity in comparison with its predecessor. At the rear, the handset is expected to sport a pair of 16-megapixel snappers. The phone will come with a high-fidelity quad-DAC for an improved audio experience as compared to its predecessor.
Further, the report claims that the LG G7 will be priced at around 9,99,800 won (~$900), depending on the variant, which will be 1,00,000 won higher than the price of its predecessor. The source also suggests that the company will also launch the LG G7+ alongside the G7. The main differentiating factor between the two devices could possibly be just memory and storage capacity.