LG Q8 (2018) has been launched as the successor to the LG Q8 that arrived last year. The new smartphone comes with a durable military grade version that is touted on MIL-STD 810G standard and IP68 certified. There is also an enhanced audio experience about the predecessor through HiFi sound supported by DTS: X 3D Surround Sound and Hi-Fi Quad DAC technologies. The LG Q8 (2018) also supports LG Pay and comes with Quick Charge 3.0 from Qualcomm.
There is also a stylus pen that makes it possible to take notes on the large, 6.2-inch display. It comes with a price tag of KRW 539,000 (approximately $480). The LG Q8 (2018) in particular debuts a few months after the South Korean company has expanded its handsets from the Q-series with the addition of the LG Q7, Q7 + and Q7a models that also feature on the MIL-STD. 810G based body come.
The LG Q8 (2018) has Android 8.1 Oreo and features a 6.2-inch full-HD + (2160×1080 pixels) FullVision screen along with an 18: 9 aspect ratio and 389ppi of pixel density. Under the bonnet, there is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC, linked to Adreno 506 GPU and 4 GB RAM. The smartphone has a 16-megapixel sensor on the back with a PDAF (phase detection autofocus) lens on top and an LED flash. For selfies, a 5-megapixel sensor is shown at the front, along with a 100-degree super wide angle lens.
There is also the Q Lens function from LG that uses the built-in camera sensor to analyze the subject and find related information on the internet. With this function, users can also read QR code. LG has delivered 64 GB of onboard storage that can be expanded via a microSD card (up to 2 TB). In terms of connectivity, the LG Q8 (2018) has 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a / b / g / n / ac, Bluetooth v4.2, GPS / A-GPS and USB Type-C. There is a fingerprint sensor on the back that helps to easily unlock the screen – with a touch of a finger.
The device also has a stylus pen with which users can immediately take memos on the screen. There is also a ‘Popmemo’ function that allows you to take a note directly from any screen when the stylus is not connected. Similarly, there are functions for drawing images and editing GIFs. Also, the LG Q8 (2018) has a 3300mAh battery that supports Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 3.0 and measures 160.1×77.7×8.4mm.