The LG V30 is a testament to LG’s commitment to producing feature-rich and well-designed smartphones. It offers a unique combination of features that still make it a compelling choice for those who value a versatile camera system, excellent audio quality, and a stunning display. If you’re in the market for a device, the LG V30 is certainly worth considering.
|Price in Pakistan||PKR 74,999 Expected|
|Other Countries||$261 €247 £214 ¥1912 ₹21824 ﷼982 Expected|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|2G Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1800 / 1900 / 2100|
|4G Bands||1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 20, 28, 38, 71|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps|
|Announced||2017, August 31|
|Status||Available. Released 2017, December 05|
|Dimensions||151.7 x 75.4 x 7.3 mm (5.97 x 2.97 x 0.29 in)|
|Weight||158 g (5.57 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Size||6.0 inches, 92.9 cm2 (~81.2% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 2880 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~537 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|OS||Android 7.1.2 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.45 GHz Kryo & 4x1.9 GHz Kryo)|
|Card Slot||microSDXC (dedicated slot) - single-SIM model
microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot) - dual-SIM model
|Internal||64GB 4GB RAM, 128GB 4GB RAM|
|Dual||16 MP, f/1.6, 30mm (standard), 1/3.1", 1.0µm, PDAF, Laser AF, 3-axis OIS
13 MP, f/1.9, 12mm (ultrawide), no AF
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Video||4K@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@120fps, 24-bit/192kHz stereo sound rec., HDR video|
|Single||5 MP, f/2.2, 22mm (wide), 1/5", 1.12µm|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|Positioning||GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO|
|Radio||Stereo FM radio with RDS|
|USB||USB Type-C 3.1|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, color spectrum|
|Type||Li-Po 3300 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||18W wired, PD2.0, QC3, 50% in 36 min (advertised)
|Colors||Aurora Black, Cloud Silver, Moroccan Blue, Lavender Violet, Raspberry Rose|
|Models||H930, H931, H932, H933, VS996, US998, LS998U, LGM-V300L, LGM-V300K, LGM-V300S, LS998, AS998, H932PR, L-01K, H930DS|
Design and Display
One of the standout features of the LG V30 is its design and build quality. The device is remarkably slim and lightweight, making it comfortable to hold and use for extended periods. The LG V30 6-inch OLED FullVision display is undoubtedly one of its most attractive features. With a resolution of 1440 x 2880 pixels and support for HDR10. Additionally, it is rated IP68 for water and dust resistance, adding to its durability and usability in various conditions.
Performance and Storage
The LG V30 is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor, paired with 4GB of RAM. While this may not match the raw power of the latest flagships, the V30 still offers snappy performance for everyday tasks, multitasking, and gaming. The device runs on Android 7.1.2, and LG’s software overlay is relatively light, providing a near-stock Android experience. The LG V30 comes with 64GB of internal storage, expandable via a microSD card slot.
One area where the LG V30 truly shines is its camera system. The device features a dual-camera setup on the back, comprising a 16-megapixel standard lens and a 13-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens. The camera also offers manual controls and support for shooting in RAW, making it a favorite among photography enthusiasts. The inclusion of a crystal-clear 5-megapixel front-facing camera ensures excellent selfie quality as well.
Battery and Connectivity
With a 3,300mAh battery, the LG V30 offers decent battery life, capable of lasting a full day with moderate usage. The LG V30 also incorporates a rear-mounted fingerprint sensor for quick and secure unlocking, which is conveniently positioned for easy access. According to connectivity, the phone has WiFi, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, GLONASS, and NFC. Additionally, the V30 retains the 3.5mm headphone jack, which is a rarity among flagship phones today.
Here is an overview of the pricing information for the LG V30 in Pakistan:
Please note that pricing details are subject to change and may vary depending on the retailer or provider. It is always advisable to confirm the price before making a purchase.