LG Velvet was launched in India together with LG Wing smartphones, expanding the company’s product portfolio in the market. The LG Velvet India model is driven by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC instead of the Snapdragon 765G used in the global version. It has a triple rear camera setup with a 48-megapixel main lens. It also has an IP68-rated construction and has passed the MIL-STD-810G certification. There is also an LG Velvet Dual Screen accessory bag with an additional screen, just like the LG G8X ThinQ.
LG Velvet price in India, availability details
The new LG Velvet starts at Rs in India. The price is 36,990, and the LG Velvet Dual Screen combination starts at Rs. 49,990. The phone will go on sale on October 30 and will only be available in Aurora Silver and New Black color options.
LG Velvet specifications
Talking about specifications, LG Velvet can run on Android 10 and is equipped with a 6.8-inch Full HD+ (1,080×2.460 pixels) Cinema FullVision POLED display with an aspect ratio of 20.5:9 and a pixel density of 395ppi. The dual screen brings an additional 6.8-inch Full HD+ (1080×2.460 pixels) Cinema FullVision POLED display with an onboard aspect ratio of 20.5:9.
The Indian model uses Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC instead of the global version of Snapdragon 765G SoC. The phone has 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage space. You can choose to use a microSD card (up to 2TB) to further expand the storage.
LG Velvet has a triple camera on the back that can accommodate a 48-megapixel main sensor with f/1.8 lens, PDAF and 79-degree field of view. There is an additional 8-megapixel secondary sensor with a wide-angle f/2.2 lens and a 120-degree field of view. Finally, there is a 5-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.4 lens and 81-degree field of view. The phone also houses a 16-megapixel camera sensor on the front for selfies and video chats. It is paired with an f/1.9 lens to provide an 81-degree field of view. Camera functions include stabilizing the camera and ASMR recording.
The onboard 4300mAh battery supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 4+. It has passed IP68 and MIL-STD-810G certification. LG Velvet measures 167.2×74.1×7.9mm and weighs 180 grams. The phone also has a fingerprint sensor under the screen. Connection options include LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 5.1, NFC and USB Type-C ports.