LG V30+ launched in India
LG V30+ launched in India

LG has today launched their flagship, the LG V30+ in India, which is an upgrade to the original V30 and comes with the add-ons like a huge 6-inch OLED FullVision Display, an aperture as good as f/1.6, and advanced Hi-Fi Quad DAC, Wireless charging and more.

The LG V30+ features a 6-inch QHD+ (2880 x 1440) OLED FullVision display, with 18:9 aspect ratio and it is one of the slimmest phones out there having a thickness at just 7.3mm. In terms of camera, there is a 16 MP standard angle camera and a 13 MP wide-angle camera on the back, and the main standard angle camera is supported by Optical Image Stabilization (OIS), Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) and Hybrid Auto Focus that combines both Laser Detection Auto Focus and Phase Detection Auto Focus. In terms of video recording, the LG V30+ is a sweet deal for many as the main camera on the rear of the V30+ features a f/1.6 aperture that lets in more light for brighter, more dynamic shots.

LG V30+ launched in India
LG V30+ launched in India

LG has claimed that its new Cine Video mode allows anyone to produce movies like a pro and the new Cine Effect and Point Zoom features are behind it. Now users can record high-quality videos enhanced by the cinematic hues of various movie genres with only a smartphone. LG V30+ can zoom in on any subject smoothly using the zoom slider, no matter where it is positioned in the frame.

For audiophiles, the LG V30+ is a perfect match as the V30+ delivers an authentic and superior acoustic experience and it is the first global smartphone to support MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) technology that allows the streaming of high-resolution audio. MQA captures the sound of the original studio master and folds it into a small file to make high-resolution audio easy to stream.

The LG V30+ comes with Google Assistant and supports device-specific commands like “Ok Google, take a romantic Cine Video”, that will activate Cine Video preset to Romantic. When the user says “Ok Google, take a wide-angle selfie”, it will launch the camera app with the setting on the front-facing camera wide angle mode.

LG has also worked on security and now it comes with advanced Facial Recognition, using with the V30+ can be unlocked instantaneously using the front-facing camera and without pressing any buttons even when the phone’s display is off. This may mean that LG is also working on a quick and solid security feature, just like OnePlus.

Commenting at the launch of the LG V30+ in India, Mr. Kim Ki Wan – Managing Director, LG Electronics India said, “We are extremely happy to announce the launch of yet another flagship smartphone from the house of LG. We received a great response for the previously launched smartphone in the V series and we are confident that V30+ will also receive the same love from our consumers. The V30+ is an amalgamation of some great features that will lure all tech lovers, it’s a great blend of many industry-first offerings.”

Mr. Amit Gujral- Head Marketing, LG Electronics India added, “The V30+ smartphone is a proud offering from LG that truly captures the brand’s vision of performance excellence. It comes loaded with features that will set it apart from the rest. Nowadays, consumers are looking for smartphones that are a great package and can be utilized for a plethora of multimedia options. This phone is all set to offer them the best solutions to all such needs. Our endeavor is to deliver the best to our consumers and LG V30+ is the validation of the same.”

In terms of raw specs and hardware, the LG V30+ is powered by a 2.45GHz octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, coupled with 4GB of RAM and Adreno 540 GPU. There is 128GB onboard storage which can be expanded up to 2TB using a microSD card. The phone packs a 3,300mAh battery. The LG V30+ has been launched in India at a price of Rs 44,990 and will be available for purchase from December 18 exclusively via Amazon India. Customers of LG V30+ will receive Rs. 6,500 worth of in-game purchases when downloading and installing the popular game Beat Fever by WRKSHP. The games take full advantage of the phone’s immersive OLED FullVision display and high-quality audio capability. Pre-booking is already live now on Amazon India. If you want to check the technical specs of the LG V30+, it is added below.

LG V30+ Specifications

ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon™ 835 Mobile Platform
Display 6.0-inch 18:9 QuadHD+ OLED FullVision Display (2880 x 1440 / 538ppi)
Memory  V30+: 4GB LPDDR4x RAM / 128GB UFS 2.0 ROM / MicroSD (up to 2TB)
Camera-Rear Dual: 16MP Standard Angle (F1.6 / 71°) / 13MP Wide Angle (F1.9/ 120°)

-Front: 5MP Wide Angle (F2.2 / 90°)

Battery3,300mAh
Operating SystemAndroid 7.1.2 Nougat
Size151.7 x 75.4 x 7.3mm
Weight158g
NetworkLTE-A 4 Band CA
Connectivity Wi-Fi 802.11 a, b, g, n, ac / Bluetooth 5.0 BLE / NFC / USB Type-C 2.0 (3.1 compatible)
ColorsAurora Black / Cloud Silver
OthersIP68 Water and Dust Resistant / MIL-STD 810G Compliant / Crystal Clear Lens / 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC / HDR10 / Daydream / Google Assistant / UX 6.0+ / Voice Recognition / Face Recognition / Fingerprint Sensor / Qualcomm Quick Charge™ 3.0 Technology / Wireless Charging

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