LG Announces Partnership With 10 Network Carriers


LG has also showcased its first 5G smartphone at the ongoing MWC 2019 in Barcelona, Spain. LG has also unveiled LG G8 ThinQ smartphone at the event

LG has introduced its first 5G phone, LG V50ThinQ 5G, alongside the new LG G8ThinQ smartphone at the MWC 2019. The company’s first 5G smartphone features a 6.4-inch QHD+ OLED FullVision Display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio.

It is to be noted here that all major smartphone brands, including the likes of Samsung, Oppo and Huawei, have also showcased 5G smartphone models at the same event. Samsung and Huawei have also unveiled their folding smartphones at MWC 2019.

LG’s official statement read, “In preparation of the roll-out of its first 5G phone, LG is partnering with 10 major carriers in markets where 5G service will be launched this year, including the United States, South Korea, Australia as well as a number of European countries.”

LG V50ThinQ 5G smartphone features

The company’s first 5G device is powered by the newest Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 mobile platform with the Snapdragon X50 5G modem. The phone is also equipped with a 4,000 mAh battery. Lg claims that its new vapor chamber heat-dissipation system helps keep internal temperatures low and supports sustained apps processing performance even when multitasking.

LG V50ThinQ 5G smartphone supports Qualcomm aptX and aptX HD audio technology. It comes equipped with a 6.4-inch QHD+ OLED FullVision Display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio.

Company’s official statement read, “Inheriting the V series’ thin, stylish design, the LG V50ThinQ 5G is only 8.3 millimeters in thickness and weighs only 183 grams. To maintain its sleek profile with uninterrupted lines, the rear lens housing on the new V smartphone are completely flush with the back of the phone. All this is achieved without sacrificing the durability of the LG V50ThinQ 5G, which continues to comply with 14 U.S. military MIL-STD 810G standards.”