During the presentation of the flagship smartphone LG G8 ThinQ at MWC 2019 in Barcelona, the manufacturer revealed all the technical features of the device, but the price and the date of the beginning of sales left for later. Two weeks later, the South Korean company still called the cost of new items than surprised fans.
This Friday, March 15, LG G8 ThinQ will be officially available for pre-order in South Korea, and it will go on sale a week later, on the 22nd. At home, the smartphone will be sold at a price of 897600 won, which at the current rate is about $791. For comparison, last year's LG G7 ThinQ cost at the start of 898700 won-about $792. In addition, the new flagship LG was even more affordable Galaxy S10e — younger model in the line of Samsung, which in South Korea costs about $795.
Recall that LG G8 ThinQ received a new Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, a 6.1-inch OLED display capable of acting as a speaker, a 32-bit DAC and a resonant Boombox speaker camera, a palm scanning function and support for gesture control without touching the device.