On the eve of the IFA 2018 exhibition, LG announced the G7 One smartphone – its first device on pure Android. In addition to the bright frameless display, the novelty has been given a dedicated DAC and protection for the military standard MIL-STD 810G.
The heart of the LG G7 One is the eight-core chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 with the support of 4 GB of RAM LPDDR4X. The volume of the built-in drive is 32 GB; the internal storage expansion is supported up to 2 TB using the microSD slot.
The smartphone received a frameless IPS-display with a diagonal of 6.1 inches with a “monobloc,” a ratio of 19.5: 9 and a resolution of 3120×1440 pixels. Photo opportunities are represented by the main camera with 16 megapixels (f / 1.6) and frontal at 8 megapixels (f / 1.9). The sound is answered by a dedicated Hi-Fi Quad DAC.
The case of the device is protected from water and dust in class IP68, and compliance with the military standard MIL-STD 810G improves the stability of the gadget to fall and extreme conditions of operation. On the right side is the quick launch button for the Google Assistant voice assistant, the fingerprint scanner is located on the back cover.
LG G7 One runs a pure version of Android 8.1 Oreo without graphics add-ons and pre-installed applications. The capacity of the new battery is 3,000 mAh.
Key Specs of LG G7 One
Screen : 6.1 “IPS QHD + (1440 x 3120 pixels, 19.5:9, 564 PPI) FullVision Super Bright, Gorilla Glass 5
CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 835
GPU: Adreno 540
RAM: 4 GB LPDDR4x
Internal memory : 32 GB UFS 2.1, expandable (with microSD up to 2 TB)
Rear camera : 16 MP (f / 1.6, FOV 71 °) with LED flash
Front camera : 8 MP (f / 1.9, FOV 80 °)
Connectivity : 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (dual band), Bluetooth 5.0 LE, GPS, NFC, USB Type-C 2.0, headphone jack, FM Radio
Dimensions : 153.2 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm
Weight: 156 grams
Battery: 3,000 mAh with Quick Charge 3.0
OS: Android 8.1 Oreo with the stock interface
Other: Quad Hi-Fi DAC, Boombox speaker, fingerprint sensor, dedicated Assistant button, IP68 and MIL-STD 810G certifications
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