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LG G7 ThinQ specs, release date and news: Everything you need to know

LG G7 ThinQ specs, release date and news: Everything you need to know

By Dan Grabham

The LG G7 ThinQ is the next smartphone to come from the South Korean company and we'll see it launch within the next month. Here's everything we know so far about the LG G7 ThinQ.LG normally releases two flagship phones a year, one in the form of the... Read more

LG V40 codenamed Storm, still on for summer/early fall release

LG V40 codenamed Storm, still on for summer/early fall release

By Rik Henderson

LG is gearing up to announce its latest flagship Android phone on 2 May but that doesn't stop the rumour mill talking about the next one.We've already reported on a probable LG V40 ThinQ handset coming later this year, but a latest leak actually brings... Read more

LG G7 ThinQ notch confirmed in official-looking render

LG G7 ThinQ notch confirmed in official-looking render

By Max Langridge

Following LG's confirmation that the G7 ThinQ will be officially unveiled at an event on 2 May in New York and 3 May in Seoul, reliable Twitter tipster Evan Glass has shared what looks like a promotional image for the upcoming device.  LG G7 ThinQ specs,... Read more

Leaked LG G7 ThinQ documents reveal heavy focus on camera and AI tech

Leaked LG G7 ThinQ documents reveal heavy focus on camera and AI tech

By Max Langridge

Following the official confirmation from LG that it will be unveiling the G7 ThinQ in May, Android Headlines has obtained exclusive documents from an anonymous but reliable source, that reveal many of the AI and camera features of the upcoming device.... Read more

LG G7 ThinQ confirmed, will be officially unveiled in May

LG G7 ThinQ confirmed, will be officially unveiled in May

By Max Langridge

Following a set of leaked of renders, LG has officially confirmed its next smartphone release will be the G7 ThinQ. While it's the first time the ThinQ branding has been applied to a G-series smartphone, it's not the first phone as that title belongs... Read more

Leaked LG G7 ThinQ render reveals phone's colours, mystery side button

Leaked LG G7 ThinQ render reveals phone's colours, mystery side button

By Elyse Betters

Purported "official" renders depicting the follow-up to the LG G6 have surfaced online, giving us a first good look at the upcoming flagship.The renders, posted by Android Headlines, show the LG G7 ThinQ in five colours: Aurora Black, Platinum Grey,... Read more

LG to return to LCD display for the G7

LG to return to LCD display for the G7

By Max Langridge

A report fresh out of South Korea cites market analysts as saying LG will revert back to an LCD display for the upcoming G7 flagship, in an effort to reduce manufacturing costs. LG G7 specs, release date, news and rumours: What's the story so far? LG... Read more

LG G7 coming in May, LG V40 delayed to November, says report

LG G7 coming in May, LG V40 delayed to November, says report

By Rik Henderson

LG is planning to release its next flagship smartphone in May.A report claims that the much-rumoured, notch-laden LG G7 will be available to buy in two months time. That fits with other persistent rumours that the company will hold a launch event in April.The... Read more

This is the LG G7 and not the iPhone X, honest

This is the LG G7 and not the iPhone X, honest

By Max Langridge

The LG G7 has been subject to various leaks and rumours in recent months, after LG itself quashed reports that said the upcoming flagship was due to be redesigned from scratch, we now know the phone is definitely in the pipeline. LG G7 specs, release... Read more

Did LG secretly preview the LG G7 at MWC 2018? See the phone here

Did LG secretly preview the LG G7 at MWC 2018? See the phone here

By Elyse Betters

LG has shown off its next G-series phone, but it did so rather quietly.LG normally releases two flagship phones a year, one in the form of the G-Series at the beginning of the year and the other in the form of the V-Series toward the latter half of the... Read more

LG V30S ThinQ is the V30 with AI smarts, but it's important none the less

LG V30S ThinQ is the V30 with AI smarts, but it's important none the less

By Chris Hall

The LG V30S ThinQ isn't really a new phone, it's an interim step that gives us a big insight into where LG is looking - AI. Announced at Mobile World Congress 2018, the initial response to the LG V30s ThinQ is one of mild confusion. While rivals Samsung... Read more

LG will have new phones at MWC 2018: LG K8 and LG K10 updates

LG will have new phones at MWC 2018: LG K8 and LG K10 updates

By Rik Henderson

We already know a 2018 version of the LG V30 will appear at Mobile World Congress, but LG has also confirmed other new handsets for the trade show next week.The LG K8 and LG K10 are getting their own 2018 models.According to the company, they are designed... Read more

LG's next flagship is codenamed Judy and might show up this June

LG's next flagship is codenamed Judy and might show up this June

By Elyse Betters

LG's mobile strategy is confusing.It's supposedly now working on a new smartphone design, which is codenamed Judy, and it will be a follow-up to the LG G6 and LG V30.Let's back up for a minute: In early 2018, LG Vice Chairman Cho Sung-jin announced that... Read more

LG to introduce new smartphone AI at MWC 2018, coming to 2018 LG V30 first

LG to introduce new smartphone AI at MWC 2018, coming to 2018 LG V30 first

By Rik Henderson

LG has announced that it will be bringing its own smartphone artificial intelligence to handsets in the coming year, with a new, 2018 edition of the LG V30 revealed to be the first.It will be showing more at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona at the end... Read more

New LG G6 and Q6 colours make up for lack of G7 at MWC, sort of

New LG G6 and Q6 colours make up for lack of G7 at MWC, sort of

By Rik Henderson

There is unlikely to be any sight of the LG G7 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next month, but LG will have some new handsets at the trade show. Sort of.It has announced new colour schemes for its popular LG G6 and LG Q6 smartphones.During CES at... Read more

LG G7 is coming after all, with no delays expected

LG G7 is coming after all, with no delays expected

By Rik Henderson

The rumours of delays and name changes for the successor to the LG G6 have been much exaggerated, LG has revealed.It has released a statement that categorically denies rumours of a return to the drawing board for its new flagship smartphone. It also names... Read more

LG V30+ with improved AI heading to MWC?

LG V30+ with improved AI heading to MWC?

By Max Langridge

After LG's vice chairman Jo Seong-jin allegedly asked for all development of the G7 to be scrapped and started again, it appeared as though LG wouldn't have anything to show at Mobile World Congress next month. That may no longer be the case, as a report... Read more

LG G7 to be scrapped, development to start again from scratch

LG G7 to be scrapped, development to start again from scratch

By Max Langridge

LG Electronics vice chairman Jo Seong-jin has reportedly told the company's mobile division to scrap all development of the G7 smartphone and start again from scratch. The news comes via Korean news outlet The Investor, which adds the new smartphone may... Read more

Leaked render of LG G7 shows a phone with virtually no bezels

Leaked render of LG G7 shows a phone with virtually no bezels

By Max Langridge

The LG G7, as it will likely be known, is said to be announced in March with an April release to follow. Rumoured specs for the upcoming flagship are relatively thin on the ground, other than the fact it will probably use the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor.... Read more

Don't expect regular LG phones anymore as the company tries to cut back losses

Don't expect regular LG phones anymore as the company tries to cut back losses

By Max Langridge

LG Electronics Vice Chairman Cho Sung-jin revealed at CES 2018 that the company would no longer be following a regular launch cycle for its smartphones. While he didn't explicitly state it was to help reduce losses, it's more than likely a major factor... Read more

LG G7 name all but confirmed, will launch in March

LG G7 name all but confirmed, will launch in March

By Max Langridge

Rumours surrounding LG's next flagship smartphone have gone under the radar of late, but there have been some pretty important leaks recently that reveal two important aspects of the device. The first is the name. For some time there were rumours to suggest... Read more

Apple's 2018 iPhone X Plus could use 6.5-inch OLED displays from LG

Apple's 2018 iPhone X Plus could use 6.5-inch OLED displays from LG

By Elyse Betters

LG Display must be having a good day.The Korean manufacturer is rumoured to be helping Apple make its next iPhone, thought to be called the iPhone X Plus. More specifically, it will supply Apple with OLED panels for a 6.5-inch iPhone X model, according... Read more

Next LG G series phone to be called something else, not LG G7

Next LG G series phone to be called something else, not LG G7

By Rik Henderson

While rumours of an LG G7 flagship smartphone for 2018 have been flowing over the last few weeks, it could be that one part is as wide of the mark as can be: the name.The Investor claims that LG won't stick with the G series moniker at all and will start... Read more

LG V30 coming in Raspberry Rose colour just in time for Valentine's Day

LG V30 coming in Raspberry Rose colour just in time for Valentine's Day

By Rik Henderson

LG will unveil a new variant of its LG V30 smartphone at CES 2018 in Las Vegas. Inside, it will be identical to the model we reviewed at the tail end of last year, but on the outside it will make your eyes pop.That's because it is adorned in a new colour... Read more

LG V30: Release date, price, specs and everything you need to know

LG V30: Release date, price, specs and everything you need to know

By Britta O'Boyle

LG was one of the first to announce a flagship smartphone in 2017 with the G6. It's a fantastic phone but no smartphone ever has the limelight for long. No sooner does one launch, than its competition announces a rival and all of a sudden, what was brand... Read more

LG V30 pre-order UK: Carphone Warehouse deals now open

LG V30 pre-order UK: Carphone Warehouse deals now open

By Rik Henderson

Carphone Warehouse is carrying the LG V30 exclusively in the UK, and pre-order deals are now open for LG's latest super phone.You'll be able to get it in two colours, Cloud Silver and Moroccan Blue, but sadly there's no sign of the black version... Read more

LG V30 launch: What was launched and how to watch the IFA 2017 livestream again

LG V30 launch: What was launched and how to watch the IFA 2017 livestream again

By Rik Henderson

LG announced the LG V30 smartphone, a flagship successor to the V20, during its IFA 2017 press conference in Berlin.It streamed the whole thing online early on Thursday 31 August, so if you missed it you can catch-up on the event below.What happened... Read more

LG officially launches the LG V30: Wide screen, wide-angle, wide appeal

LG officially launches the LG V30: Wide screen, wide-angle, wide appeal

By Chris Hall

LG said a fair amount about the LG V30 in the run up to the launch event at IFA 2017. There's some significance in the launch, as this is the first mobile device launch at the Berlin technology show.The change of approach may have come about because LG's... Read more

LG V30+ name and logo confirmed, may only offer minor upgrades

LG V30+ name and logo confirmed, may only offer minor upgrades

By Max Langridge

As soon as the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 launch is out the way this evening, all eyes will be turning to LG's press conference at IFA on 31 August. LG V30: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know LG V30 Plus confirmed, released at same time... Read more

This is the LG V30, and it looks stunning

This is the LG V30, and it looks stunning

By Max Langridge

Just two weeks before its official unveiling, an image of the LG V30 has leaked online via reliable tipster Evan Blass. LG V30: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know The image, posted to his Twitter account, shows the V30 from all sides... Read more

LG V30 Plus confirmed, released at same time as LG V30

LG V30 Plus confirmed, released at same time as LG V30

By Rik Henderson

The LG V30 smartphone will be unveiled during the company's IFA 2017 press event in Berlin at 9am CEST (8am BST) on Thursday 31 August. We will be there and hosting the livestream on Pocket-lint, so you'll find out everything about the new handset as... Read more

LG V30 UX revealed ahead of launch, second screen confirmed

LG V30 UX revealed ahead of launch, second screen confirmed

By Max Langridge

LG will unveil the V30 smartphone at IFA in two weeks time, but before the big reveal, the company is drip-feeding information about it. The latest snippet of info relates to the user interface, with LG saying the V30 will come with the very latest UX... Read more

LG says V30 will have the "world's clearest smartphone camera lens"

LG says V30 will have the "world's clearest smartphone camera lens"

By Max Langridge

LG has revealed details about the camera on the upcoming V30 smartphone ahead of its official unveiling on 31 August at the IFA trade show in Berlin. LG V30: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know The South Korean company says the V30 will... Read more

LG V30 just completely leaked out thanks to... Joseph Gordon-Levitt?

LG V30 just completely leaked out thanks to... Joseph Gordon-Levitt?

By Elyse Betters

LG's latest partnership with Hitrecord has given us a good look at the yet-to-be-released LG V30.The phone maker has worked with actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt over the past couple of years on promotions for its flagship devices. More specifically, it partnered... Read more

LG confirms V30 will get a 6-inch OLED screen

LG confirms V30 will get a 6-inch OLED screen

By Max Langridge

LG has laid one of the biggest rumours surrounding the upcoming V30 flagship to bed, by confirming it will indeed come with a 6-inch P-OLED display. LG didn't mention the V30 by name in the press release, but said its "next flagship smartphone", which... Read more

LG V30 outline leaks out with no sliding secondary display pictured

LG V30 outline leaks out with no sliding secondary display pictured

By Elyse Betters

LG's next device, the V30, will likely debut later this month, but we already know how it’ll definitely look come launch day.Courtesy of OnLeaks, who has a decent track record with leaks, we've been treated to a leaked outline of the phone. It reportedly... Read more

LG V30 will be available from 28 September in US, global launch to follow

LG V30 will be available from 28 September in US, global launch to follow

By Max Langridge

The LG V30 will go on sale on 28 September in the US, with a European and global launch to follow soon after.Android Authority has obtained the news from an exclusive source, which says the phone will be unveiled at IFA on 31 August, something that was... Read more

LG Q8 is a pocket-friendly V20 with dual-lens camera

LG Q8 is a pocket-friendly V20 with dual-lens camera

By Chris Hall

After a listing leaked out on the company's Italian website, LG has now officially announced the Q8 smartphone. The Q8 is the latest addition to LG's new Q family of devices, following the announcement of the LG Q6, but the Q8 enters with more of a... Read more

LG V30 confirmed to have Snapdragon 835 in Geekbench listing

LG V30 confirmed to have Snapdragon 835 in Geekbench listing

By Max Langridge

LG is expected to unveil its second flagship phone of the year, the V30, on 31 August, a day before the IFA trade show officially kicks off. LG V30: Release date, rumours and everything you need to know Being a flagship device, it was always thought it... Read more

These amazing renders show us what the the LG V30 will look like

These amazing renders show us what the the LG V30 will look like

By Max Langridge

The LG V30 still isn't official, but with expected launch date getting closer and closer, usually reliable leakster @OnLeaks has released some renders to show what LG's next flagship will look like. LG V30: What's the story so far? The renders reveal... Read more

LG Q6 with 18:9 FullVision display gets official launch

LG Q6 with 18:9 FullVision display gets official launch

By Elyse Betters

LG has officially announced the Q6 smartphone as the first entry of a new Q-series. The LG Q6 is the first phone since the flagship G6 to feature a FullVision display, essentially making it a G6 Mini.LG previously posted some teasers to say it would... Read more

Is LG working on a mini LG G6 smartphone called LG Q6?

Is LG working on a mini LG G6 smartphone called LG Q6?

By Elyse Betters

LG is already planning a new version of the LG G6.No, we're not talking about the LG G7, but rather a smaller version of the LG G6 itself. And, technically, we're not sure if the company is working on the phone now or mulled the idea of one months ago.... Read more

LG V30 to feature wireless charging, dual camera and rear-mounted fingerprint sensor

LG V30 to feature wireless charging, dual camera and rear-mounted fingerprint sensor

By Max Langridge

Usually reliable Twitter tipster @OnLeaks has cited his sources as saying the upcoming LG V30 will support wireless charging, have a dual rear camera and a rear-mounted fingerprint scanner. LG V30: What's the story so far? We expect the V30 will be officially... Read more

LG might launch its next LG V30 smartphone in September at IFA

LG might launch its next LG V30 smartphone in September at IFA

By Elyse Betters

LG is working on another flagship. It'll be the successor to the LG V20. And it's supposedly going to debut this autumn.A report from Korean media outlet ETNews has claimed that LG will unveil the LG V30 at the IFA annual trade show in Berlin, Germany.... Read more

LG unveils G6+ with B&O Play headphones, rolls out software updates for G6

LG unveils G6+ with B&O Play headphones, rolls out software updates for G6

By Max Langridge

Four months after the G6 was first unveiled, LG has now introduced a G6+ model, with more onboard storage, B&O Play headphones and new colour options. Unlike some other phone manufacturers that increase the screen size when they introduce a Plus model,... Read more

LG V30 could get August launch, LG G7 to move to earlier January 2018 launch

LG V30 could get August launch, LG G7 to move to earlier January 2018 launch

By Chris Hall

News coming out of Korea suggests that LG is preparing to turn up the heat on its rival by launching its next generation devices earlier in the year than the phones they replace.Reporting the information, Aju News suggests that the LG V30 - expected... Read more

LG and Qualcomm are working together on the Snapdragon 845 processor

LG and Qualcomm are working together on the Snapdragon 845 processor

By Max Langridge

The LG G7, LG's 2018 flagship, should return to using the very latest Qualcomm processing chip, the Snapdragon 845, according to a report out of Korea. The news originally comes from Aju Business Daily, via The Investor. Given the LG G6 had to settle... Read more

These leaked LG V30 renders reveal a slide-out secondary display

These leaked LG V30 renders reveal a slide-out secondary display

By Elyse Betters

The LG V30 is likely still a few months away from being official, but thanks to leaked renders, we know how it might look.The premium V30 smartphone is expected to debut this autumn, and according to notable leaker Evan Blass, the original concept for... Read more

LG X Venture rivals Galaxy S8 Active for extreme smarts

LG X Venture rivals Galaxy S8 Active for extreme smarts

By Rik Henderson

There have been several rumours about a forthcoming rugged version of the Samsung Galaxy S8, the Galaxy S8 Active, but it seems that LG has beaten its Korean rival to the punch.The LG X Venture is a ruggedised, water and dustproof handset designed specifically... Read more

LG V30 will be first LG phone in three years with an OLED screen

LG V30 will be first LG phone in three years with an OLED screen

By Max Langridge

LG has been a pioneer when it comes to developing and manufacturing OLED TVs, just take a look at the OLED W7 Wallpaper TV and you'll see just what the company is capable of. But LG's OLED tech has yet to be filtered down to its smartphones, but that... Read more