Announcement of LG Velvet

LG has shown what it means by“Tactile elegance” and what the “raindrop” type cameras look like. Published materials on the LG Velvet model - a smartphone that should be for LG the beginning of an era of a new approach to design.

Despite the fact that the device is not yetit is presented in full - it was only described in general terms, it did not go into details - it is already clear that this particular model is a representative of the middle class. The Qualcomm Snapdragon 765 chipset - an indication of the position of the smartphone in the hierarchy - is close to the top, but not the top.

The RAM capacity is 8 GB, the drive is 128 GB and, which is even somehow unexpected in the “design” device, there is a slot for memory cards.

Battery capacity - 4300 mAh. You can count on fast charging, but its support has not yet been officially announced.

In cameras at the moment, the main one is considereddesign. The resolution is announced: 48 MP leading, 8 MP wide-angle, 5 MP, depth sensor. Little things like latitude of coverage or aperture have also remained behind the scenes. Front camera 16 MP.

Mentioned support for 5G, NFC and the presence of stereo speakers. The smartphone can be used with the LG Dual Screen accessory (case with an additional screen) and the LG Stylus Pen.

The start of sales in the Korean market is scheduled for May 15.

Main features of LG Velvet:

Screen6.8 ″, touch, capacitive, multi-touch, FHD + 20.5: 9
IronQualcomm Snapdragon 765
1 x Kryo 475 (Cortex-A76), 1 x Kryo 475 (Cortex-A76), 6 x Kryo 475 (Cortex-A55), Adreno 620
Memory: RAM 8 GB, ROM 128 GB, Micro-SD up to 2 TB
Mobile Internet5G
Mobile networks5G
Battery Li-Ion, 4300 mAh
Sizes? x 74.1 x 6.8 mm
Rear Camera: Triple, Flash, Auto Focus

- 48 MP

- 8 MP wide-angle

- 5 MP, depth sensor
front camera: 16 MP, no flash, no autofocus
NavigationGPS, GLONASS, BeiDou, Galileo
OS Android 10
NFC sensors

Tatyana Kobelskaya