LG has launched VELVET, the company’s latest mid-range 4G smartphone in India. Compared to the 5G version that is powered by Snapdragon 765G, the 4G version gets the Snapdragon 845 SoC. LG Velvet price starts at Rs 36,990 in India. There is another option with a Dual-Screen accessory, which will be priced at Rs 49,990. The sale starts on 30th October in India across online platforms and offline stores.
LG VELVET Price & Availability
The LG VELVET 4G comes in Aurora White, Aurora Gray, Aurora Green, and Illusion Sunset colours, is priced at Rs. 36,990 and the VELVET with Dual Screen combo is priced at Rs. 49,990. It will go on sale in India across online platforms and offline stores from October 30th.
LG VELVET 4G specifications
LG Velvet features a unique 3D Arc design with slightly curved edges and a 6.8-inch (2340 × 1080 pixels) Full HD+ 20.5: 9 aspect ratio OLED display. The phone also sports a waterdrop notch design with the front camera inside on top of the display. The phone measures Dimensions of: 167.2×74.1×7.9mm; and Weight around: 180g. Under the hood, It is powered by Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform with Adreno 630 GPU. The smartphone comes with 6GB RAM, 128GB storage, Further expandable memory up to 1TB with microSD.
For the camera, the handset comes with a waterdrop camera design, meaning that the rear cameras are aligned vertically to give a feel of water droplets are falling. On the back, the LG Velvet features triple-camera setup with a combination of 48MP rear camera with f/1.8 aperture, PDAF, LED flash, 8MP 120° ultra-wide lens with f/2.2 aperture, 5MP depth sensor with f/2.4 aperture. Up front, there’s a 16MP front-facing camera with f/1.9 aperture
The device packs a 4,300mAh battery with support for fast charging and 10W wireless charging as well. In terms of security the device features In-display fingerprint sensor and face unlock as an alternative.
The phone runs Android 10 out-of-the-box. The LG Velvet has Water, dust resistant (IP68), MIL-STD 810G certifications for durability, and it will have its own compatible version of LG Dual Screen. Connectivity features include Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 ac (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, NFC, USB Type-C, 3.5mm audio jack, stereo speakers