LG isn't giving up on smartphones

15 January 2021
The company was adamant about denying a recent report.

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Just wanna say, like the text says, they are working on a rollable phone, so why would they quit now? Besides, the Velvet is selling pretty ok. The LG Wing is a pleasant surprise to boost the LG brand name for phones, and with the affordable K series they have a nice alternative in the budget and midrange segment. They only need a well oiled marketing machine to promote their smartphones.

here is the leaked specs for the V70

SD888 (5nm)
8/12gb RAM (most likely LPDDR5)
Adreno 660
256gb UFS 3.1 storage
5000mah battery with 10W wireless charging

6.8in 1440p (most likely due to leaked ppi) OLED (537ppi)

2G- GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only), CDMA 800 / 1900
3G- HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G- unspecified
5G- sub6 and mmWave supported (Cat16)

Android 11

Triple camera array on the back
108 MP, f/1.8, 27mm (standard), 1/1.72", 0.8µm, Dual pixel PDAF, OIS
13 MP, f/1.9, 12mm (ultrawide), 1/3.4", 1.0µm
5 MP, TOF 3D, f/1.4, (depth)
4k/60fps recording with gyro-EIS

Single front camera
10 MP, f/1.9, 30mm (standard), 1/3.1", 1.22µm
most likely 1080p/30fps

Comms and other
MicroSD dedicated slot (upto 1tb storage)
3.5mm jack included
BT 5.1 LE, aptX HD
under display fingerprint
USB-C type 3.1
Wifi a/b/g/n 802.11

source: https://phoneaqua.com/lg-v70-thinq-2189.php

And also improve on software department seriously I can't think of a brand which is worse than LG on software updates

IMO what LG need to succeed is focus on mid range phones, there mid rangers are just terrible with high price and low market availability. It might sound stupid but just like Redmi and Realme they should release phones almost every week or month with aggressive pricing and little differences between models in entry to mid range lineup and also a clean uper mid range lineup and flagship lineup which won't be overcrowded with their own models

  • Anonymous

yeah goodluck steal market share from xiaomi, samsung etc... goodluck lol

They shouldn't. Their phones are pretty decent. They just need to work on their marketing & they'll improve their sales.

  • Anonymous

LG have a pricing problem, they just can't compete with the aggressive prices in the market

Lg better do TV's they are the best there . Smartphone so so

Excited for them to bring the rollable display. 😍🤑

  • PanRT

Rumeur sur le design du LG V70 et c'est caractéristiques Ruka ukazující dolů

6.5 inch, 1644 x 3840 AMOLED, 120Hz, brightness 1300 nits
CPU: Qualcomm Snapdragon 888
RAM: 12GB / 16GB
ROM: 256GB / 512GB UFS 3.1
Battery: 4300mAh, 45W fast charge, 25W wireless charging, 5W wireless reverse charging

Anonymous, 15 Jan 2021Rumors about V70 4K 21:9 screen (3840x1644). 50 MP ma... morethats nice, 4K screen would look gorgeous, LG has easily one of the best screens in the business

  • Anonymous

LG needs to understand that making these innovating phones is good, but for the average consumer doesn't matter. They should focus on making good phones at good prices, if they want to compete with Chinese companies. Otherwise only a small percentage of people will buy their phones (probably the fanboys).

  • Anonymous

Rumors about V70

4K 21:9 screen (3840x1644).
50 MP main camera and 5x periscope.
50W charging
Samyang lenses.