LG G8X ThinQ: features, price and availability

by Kelvin

LG officially presented the G8X ThinQ, a phone that arrives as an update to the G8 ThinQ and has top-of-the-line specifications. The South Korean manufacturer took advantage of the start of IFA to announce its new mobile and did so with the second screen support It operates as an accessory.

In terms of specifications, the G8X ThinQ has a 6.4 inch OLED display With 19.5: 9 aspect, resolution of 2,340 x 1,080 px and HDR support. The front features a drop notch for the 32 MP camera and a fingerprint sensor built into the screen.


In the back, the arrangement of double camera. The main one, 12 megapixels, has a 1.4 micron pixel size sensor and opening f / 1.8. The second camera is ultra-wide angle and offers an aperture f / 2.4. The G8X features 4K UHD video recording at 60 frames per second.

Inside we find a processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 855, 6 GB of RAM, 128 GB internal memory with support for microSDXC memory of up to 2 TB and a 4,000 mAh battery with support for Quick Charge 3.0. All of the above runs low Android 9.0 Pie With a slight layer of LG customization.

Is two better than one?

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As with the V50 ThinQ, the G8X ThinQ has an accessory that integrates a second screen that connects via USB-C. LG has updated this version of the Dual screen To make it more functional.

Input can extend some applications, used as virtual video game control or rotated 360 degrees to cover the rear. The second screen has a Full HD resolution, the same ratio and interestingly, the same drop notch.

The LG G8X ThinQ seems to be located as a alternative to phones with flexible display, only using an accessory and without risking the integrity of the brand before a possible failure, as happened with the Galaxy Fold.

LG announced that its G8X ThinQ will be available during the last quarter of 2019 at a price to be confirmed.