If you’re in the market looking for a new phone, we’ve got an excellent option for you; The LG Velvet 5G smartphone. This one of a kind phone is slick and stylish and is sure to make you stand out.
The Google Play Console listing has been seen supporting the LG Velvet 5G that makes use of the Density 800 SOC. The original LG Velvet equipped with 5G and Snapdragon 765G SOC made its debut in the month of May in South Korea.
Moreover, a German LG website has also been seen to host the LG Velvet 4G version that supports Snapdragon 845 system of the chipset. Though it hasn’t been confirmed by LG itself, there is talk of a new 5G version that is equipped with a MediaTek chipset.
The version of LG Velvet supports the MediaTek MT6883 SoC (also called Dimensity 800 SoC) along with Mali G57 GPU. This eight-core process makes use of four Cortex-A77 cores clocked at 2GHz and four Cortex-A55 cores clocked at 2GHz.
LG Velvet 5G Specifications
A few specs of the MediaTek powered phone has also been revealed that is similar to the original variant of the phone which have been listed here. The phone will have a curved POLED display of 6.8 inches with a screen resolution of 1080×2460 pixels. The fingerprint sensor will be present in the display.
This phone variant will have a small selfie camera on the front that will be of 16-megapixel with an f/1.9 lens. There will also be three cameras on the back of 48-megapixels with an f/1.8 lens, 8-megapixels with a wide-angle f/2.2 lens and 5-megapixels with an f/2.4 lens which will serve as a primary, secondary and depth sensors respectively. The phone will be supporting the Android 10 operating system like the original variant.
The new LG Velvet 5G will have 128 GB inbuilt storage capacity. You can also increase the storage space to 2 TB by using a micro SD card. You can connect the phone to 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v5.1, GPS/ A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C.
The phone has a 4,300mAh battery that can be charged with wired adaptor and even without it, i.e. wirelessly. Its dimensions are 167.2×74.1×7.9mm, and its weight is 180 grams.
A few features of the MediaTek LG Velvet 5G variant will be different from the original octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G SoC variant. It is believed to have 6 GB of RAM while the unique option had 8 GB RAM. The 6 GB RAM is also found in the German version of the phone that has Snapdragon 845 SoC.
LG Velvet 5G Availability and Price
The LG Velvet 5G variant is a phone of the future generation. It is one of the only phones that can connect to 5G, and hence, it is the future of smartphones. While a few of its variants have been revealed, we are excited to see what the new MediaTek variant of the phone will have in store for us. We will be sure to update you on the latest information regarding the phone and its launch dates.