The LG Velvet Dual Screen smartphone will be pre-ordered on Flipkart in India. The phone was launched in the country last week, but it did not go on sale from October 30 as expected. However, the phone is now available for pre-order on Flipkart, and the e-commerce site has set its tentative release date as November 12. The LG Velvet India variant is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, which has both a single-screen phone and a dual-screen combination, which comes with an additional identical display.
LG Velvet reservation, India price
Flipkart has listed the LG Velvet Dual Screen on its platform and is available for reservation. The list implies that the phone will be released on November 12. The new LG Velvet with a single screen starts at Rs. The price is 36,990, while the LG Velvet Dual Screen starts at Rs. 49,990. Only the latter is listed on Flipkart, and LG Velvet without an extra screen is still not available for online purchase. The LG Velvet Dual Screen combination already offers Aurora Silver and New Black color options.
Flipkart lists instant discounts for Rs. Use the American Express card to enjoy a discount of 5,000 rupees; use the Commonwealth Bank debit card to enjoy a 10% discount (up to 1,500 rupees) and enjoy a discount of 10 rupees. RBL Bank credit and debit cards can enjoy an instant discount of 5,000.
LG Velvet specifications
LG Velvet can run on Android 10 and is equipped with a 6.8-inch Full HD+ (1,080×2.460 pixel) Cinema FullVision POLED display. The dual screen comes with a second identical 6.8-inch screen. The Indian model is driven by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 845 SoC instead of the global version of Snapdragon 765G SoC. The phone has 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage space. There is an option to use a microSD card to expand storage (up to 2TB).
The back of LG Velvet is equipped with a three-camera setup, which contains a 48-megapixel main sensor, an additional 8-megapixel secondary sensor and a 5-megapixel depth sensor. The front of the phone also has a 16-megapixel camera sensor for selfies and video chats.
The onboard 4300mAh battery supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+. Connection options include LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC and USB Type-C ports. The phone has an under-screen fingerprint sensor, and the protection level is IP68, and it has passed the MIL-STD-810G certification.