LG V40 Features, Specs, Release Date, Concept and Price
LG released the V30 smartphone with water resistance and P-OLED display in August 2017. LG V40 is the successor of V30 and will come somewhere in H2 of 2018. LG V30 is a successful flagship, and we hope V40 will be much better than its predecessor.
When LG V40 will come ?
The South Korean tech giant launched V20 and V30 flagships in September 2016 and August 2017 respectively. Recent rumours suggest that LG G7 might be launched in January 2018. By adding all this, we can easily guess the launch of LG V40. Most likely the V series flagship from LG will come in July or August 2018.
LG V40 : What’s the story so far ?
There are no solid leaks about about the upcoming V flagship from LG, but according to the rumours from reliable sources, LG is trying to build V40 much better than V30 in every angle.
LG V40 : Display
One of the recent achivements of LG is the introduction of P-OLED display tech. LG V30 sports 6 inch P-OLED display with 18:9 aspect ratio, which is the new industry standard, and also QHD+ resolution. Although LG’s OLED technology is not far behind Samsung’s Super AMOLED tech, still there is room for improvement. The next V flagship from LG will sport better OLED display, according to tech analysts. We may see the same 18:9 ratio and QHD+ resolution in the next flagship. Most probably, V40 will sport 5.9 or 6 inch display with very thin bezels.
What’s under the hood
LG V30 arrived with Snapdragon 835 SoC which is the latest flagship SoC with Octa core design. Some solid leaks suggest that Qualcomm is going to unveil the next flagship chipset on December 4th. Till now, many details about Snapdragon 845 SoC which is likely to power V40, has been leaked.
The SD845 chipset will be an Octa core chipset with four Cortex A-75 cores and four Cortex A-55 cores. The chipset will be built on 10nm FinFET process, according to an insider. Most probably, Qualcomm will unveil Quick Charge 5.0 along with SD 845. Some rumours claim that SD 845 will sport the X50 LTE modem and become the first chipset with 5G support. The official specs of SD 845 will be revealed soon.
LG V40 : Camera
LG V30 arrived with Dual camera setup on the rear side with 16MP and 13MP sensors and also OIS support. LG may implement the same dual camera setup on the next flagship with few improvements. More details about the Camera will be revealed in coming days.
Battery and Quick Charging
LG V30 is powered by Non-Removable Li-Po 3300 mAh battery which provides excellent backup and also long life. The South Korean tech giant further improves their battery technology for next year. So in LG V40, we will see much better battery than its predecessor. Most likely, the V40 flagship will come with Non-removable 3500 mAh Li-Po battery with Qualcomm Quick Charge support.
LG V30 arrived with Quick Charge 3 support which charges battery faster than regular charging tech. The successor of V30 will come with Quick Charge 4+ support, according to latest rumours. So we will see the LG V40 flagship with much better Quick Charge technology which not only decreases charging time but also increases the battery life by charging at cooler temperatures. Yes, in Quick Charge 4+, Qualcomm made several optimizations to reduce the temperature of battery while Quick Charging. So the latest iteration of Quick Charge, charges the device in the patch in which thermal dissipation of energy is less and so that the efficiency of charge increases.
LG V40 is the upcoming flagship from LG and the successor of V30. The flagship will be much better than V30 and sport 5.9 inch or 6 inch OLED Display with 18:9 aspect ratio. Most likely Snapdragon 845 mobile platform will power the V40 flagship. The LG V40 smart phone may sport dual camera sensor setup on the rear side with Dual LED flash. The price of V40 is not known yet but it will be higher than the V30’s price.
We will update this post soon with more details about LG V40 in coming days.