The LG V40 ThinQ is a testament to LG’s commitment to innovation and user experience. While it may not have received the same level of attention as some other flagship devices during its time, it still offers a compelling package, especially for those who prioritize photography and audio quality.
|Price in Pakistan||PKR 36,999 Expected|
|Other Countries||$130 €121 £103 ¥936 ₹10877 ﷼488 Expected|
|Technology||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|2G Bands||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM only)|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - V405QA7|
|4G Bands||1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 38, 39, 40, 41, 46, 66, 71 - V405QA7|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps|
|Announced||2018, October 03|
|Status||Available. Released 2018, October 16|
|Dimensions||158.8 x 75.7 x 7.6 mm (6.25 x 2.98 x 0.30 in)|
|Weight||169 g (5.96 oz)|
|Build||Glass front (Gorilla Glass 5), glass back (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Size||6.4 inches, 100.5 cm2 (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 3120 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~537 ppi density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 10|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM845 Snapdragon 845 (10 nm)|
|CPU||Octa-core (4x2.8 GHz Kryo 385 Gold & 4x1.7 GHz Kryo 385 Silver)|
|Card Slot||microSDXC (uses shared SIM slot)|
|Internal||64GB 6GB RAM, 128GB 6GB RAM|
|Triple||12 MP, 27mm (standard), f/1.5, 1/2.55", 1.4µm, dual pixel PDAF, 3-axis OIS
12 MP, 52mm (telephoto), f/2.4, 1.0µm, 2x optical zoom, PDAF, OIS
16 MP, 16mm (ultrawide), f/1.9, 1/3.1", 1.0µm, no AF
|Features||LED flash, HDR, panorama|
|Video||4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 24-bit/192kHz stereo sound rec., HDR video, gyro-EIS|
|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||FM radio (market/region dependent)|
|USB||USB Type-C 2.0|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer|
|Type||Li-Po 3300 mAh, non-removable|
|Charging||18W wired, PD2.0, QC3, 50% in 36 min (advertised)
10W wireless (Qi)
|Colors||New Platinum Gray, Carmine Red, New Aurora Black, New Moroccan Blue|
|Models||V405, LM-V405, LM-V409N|
Design and Display
The LG V40 ThinQ boasts a premium design with an aluminum frame and Gorilla Glass 5 on both the front and back. The device is available in three attractive colors: New Platinum Gray, Carmine Red, New Aurora Black, and New Moroccan Blue. Its 6.4-inch OLED display with a resolution of 1440 x 3120 pixels offers vibrant colors and deep blacks, making it a treat for multimedia enthusiasts and gamers. Additionally, the LG V40 ThinQ is both water and dust-resistant, with an IP68 rating, adding durability to its list of advantages.
Photography enthusiasts and casual users alike will appreciate the LG V40 ThinQ’s camera setup. This smartphone boasts a total of five cameras – three on the back and two on the front. The phone has a 12-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.5 aperture, a 16-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 12-megapixel telephoto lens with 2x optical zoom. The front camera has an 8-megapixel standard lens and a 5-megapixel wide-angle lens for group selfies.
Performance and Storage
The LG V40 ThinQ is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 processor, which was a flagship chipset during its time. Paired with 6GB of RAM and 64GB of internal storage (expandable via microSD), the device offers smooth multitasking and ample storage for apps, games, and media. The phone runs on LG’s custom skin on top of Android 8.1, offering a host of software features and optimizations.
Battery and Connectivity
The 3,300mAh battery, while not the largest in its class, should provide a full day of usage for most users. Additionally supported are wireless charging and fast charging. In terms of connectivity, the LG V40 ThinQ is well-equipped with Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, GPS, GLONASS, and USB Type-C 2.0, ensuring seamless communication and versatile connectivity options for users. The device features a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC, which enhances audio quality when using wired headphones.
Here is an overview of the pricing information for the LG V40 ThinQ 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.