LG V30 Plus To Launch In India On December 13: An Upgrade Over V30
- LG V30+ is LG’s second flagship to launch in 2017
- Floating Bar to replace trademark secondary display
- Has 128GB built-in storage compared to 64GB on the V30
Launched originally in August at IFA 2017, now the LG V30 Plus to launch in India on December 13. LG India sent out media invites for the launch event that is set to take place in New Delhi.
The V30+ is LG’s second flagship for 2017 after the LG G6 and has slightly more storage compared to its V30 variant – but is otherwise identical. It bears 128GB of inbuilt storage, while the LG V30 bears 64GB of storage.
The LG V30 Plus is a single-SIM (GSM) smartphone that runs on Android 7.1.2 Nougat with LG’s UX 6.0+ skin on top. It has a 6-inch QHD+ (1440×2880 pixels) OLED FullVision display with a pixel density of 538ppi and HDR10 support.
Unlike the secondary screen of previous LG V-series offerings, the V30 has a floating bar that displays links and can be disabled as needed.It is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 SoC coupled with 4GB of LPDDR4x RAM.
In the camera department, the LG V30 Plus rocks a dual camera setup on the rear with a 16-megapixel sensor that has f/1.6 aperture, a 71-degree wide-angle lens, and one 13-megapixel sensor with a 120-degree wide-angle lens and an aperture of f/1.9. On the front, the LG V30 sports a 5-megapixel wide-angle (90-degree lens) camera for selfies and video calling.
As we mentioned, the LG V30+ has 128GB of inbuilt storage, expandable via microSD card (up to 2TB). Connectivity options include Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C, and Wi-Fi among others. The dimensions of the LG V30+ are 151.70 x 75.40 x 7.30mm and its weight is 158 grams.
LG V30+ is aimed at the top-tier segment of the smartphone market, currently dominated by the likes of Samsung Galaxy Note 8, Galaxy S8+, iPhone X and OnePlus 5T, among others. While the exact price of the smartphone is not known, we can expect it to sell in the vicinity of Rs 47,990. More details will be shared at the time of launch on December 13.