LG G8 ThinQ

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LG G8 ThinQ
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  • 6.1" 1440x3120 pixels
  • 16MP 2160p
  • 6GB RAM Snapdragon 855
  • 3500mAh 21W9W
Released 2019, April 11 167g, 8.4mm thickness Android 9.0, up to Android 10, LG UX 9.0 128GB storage, microSDXC
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LMG820QM7

LMG820UM1

LM-G820UMB

LMG820UM0

LMG820UM2

LM-G820N

Available with 2 or 3 rear cameras (market/region dependent)
Versions: LMG820QM7 (US Unlocked); LM-G820UMB (Verizon); LMG820UM0 (Sprint); LMG820UM1 (AT&T); LMG820UM2 (Canada); LM-G820N (Korea)

Network
Technology GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
  CDMA 800 / 1900 - Sprint, Verison
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - USA, Sprint
  HSDPA 850 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - AT&T
  CDMA2000 1xEV-DO - Sprint, Verison
4G bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 48, 66, 71 - USA
  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 14, 20, 29, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 66 - AT&T
  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 40, 41, 46, 66, 71 - Sprint
  2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13, 20, 28, 46, 48, 66 - Verison
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat19 1600/150 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2019, February 24
Status Available. Released 2019, April 11
Body
Dimensions 151.9 x 71.8 x 8.4 mm (5.98 x 2.83 x 0.33 in)
Weight 167 g (5.89 oz)
Build Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 6), aluminum frame
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
 IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 min)
MIL-STD-810G compliant*
Method 516.6, Procedure IV "Transit Drop"
*does not guarantee ruggedness or use in extreme conditions
Display
Type P-OLED, HDR10
Size 6.1 inches, 91.0 cm2 (~83.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1440 x 3120 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~564 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
 Always-on display
Platform
OS Android 9.0 (Pie), upgradable to Android 10, LG UX 9.0
Chipset Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm)
CPU Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4x1.78 GHz Kryo 485)
GPU Adreno 640
Memory
Card slot microSDXC (dedicated slot) - single-SIM model
microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot) - dual-SIM model
Internal 128GB 6GB RAM
 UFS 2.1
Main Camera
Dual or Triple 12 MP, f/1.5, 27mm (standard), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
16 MP, f/1.9, 16mm (ultrawide), 1/3.1", 1.0µm, no AF
or
12 MP, f/1.5, 27mm (standard), 1/2.55", 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
16 MP, f/1.9, 16mm (ultrawide), 1/3.1", 1.0µm, no AF
12 MP, 52mm (telephoto), f/2.4, 1.0µm, 2x optical zoom, dual pixel PDAF, OIS
Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR10, 24-bit/192kHz stereo sound rec.
Selfie Camera
Single 8 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/3.6", 1.22µm, AF
TOF 3D, f/1.4, (depth/biometrics sensor)
Features HDR
Video 1080p@60fps
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Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 32-bit/192kHz Hi-Res audio
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
Positioning GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFC Yes
Radio FM radio (market/region dependent)
USB USB Type-C 3.1, OTG
Features
Sensors Face ID, Hand ID, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Battery
Type Li-Po 3500 mAh, non-removable
Charging 21W wired, PD, QC3
9W wireless
Misc
Colors Platinum Gray, New Aurora Black, New Moroccan Blue, Carmine Red
Models LMG820QM7, LM-G820UMB, LMG820UM0, LMG820UM1, LMG820UM2, LM-G820N, LM-G820
Price About 350 EUR
Tests
Performance AnTuTu: 331537 (v7), 362730 (v8)
GeekBench: 10735 (v4.4), 2700 (v5.1)
GFXBench: 20fps (ES 3.1 onscreen)
Display Contrast ratio: infinite
Camera Photo / Video
Loudspeaker Voice 68dB / Noise 74dB / Ring 92dB
Audio quality Noise -94.1dB / Crosstalk -87.6dB
Battery (old) Endurance rating 79h

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User opinions and reviews

  • Morak
  • 16 May 2024
  • r3a

LG G8 is better overall, have used both in can testify. LG G7 still has a better loudspeakers. That all

  • Anonymous
  • 03 May 2024
  • LBr

I've had it since day 1 and since day 1 its been thru extreme conditions dropped nearly always and yes the back and front is covered in cracks but has it gaven up? nope this phone will outlast most iphones and is the most durable phone I've...

I remember when MKBHD called this phone "Jack of all trades, master of none" Jack of all trades, master of none MY ASS! In hindsight, this phone is absolutely goated. No smartphone brand of today will offer such a comprehensive package...

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