LG Q8 Launched – 5.2 QHD Display, Android 7.0, 3000 Battery, 13 MP Camera, 4 GB RAM

LG launched a new mid range smart phone called “Q8” to the market. Expected best price of LG Q8 is around Rs.27,999/- in India and $411 in USA. This is not yet released to the market and expected to release in August end, 2017. But before that check it’s complete advantages, disadvantages, price & specifications.

Expected Price: Rs.27,999(India), $411(USA)

Key Features:

  • Android OS, v7.0(Nougat).
  • 5.2 inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 2560 pixels.
  • Dual 13 MP (28mm, f/1.8) + 8 MP (10mm, f/2.4) rear camera, 5 MP secondary camera.
  • Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 chip set.
  • Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo) processor
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 3000 mAh Battery

Advantages of LG Q8:

  • LG Q8 comes with latest Android OS, v7.0(Nougat).
  • Presents 5.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with Multitouch in it
  • It  comes with 4 GB of RAM.
  • It sports with Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo) processor
  • It is encompasses with Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820  Chipset.
  • Brings an internal memory of 32 GB and expandable memory supported with up to 256 GB.
  • Comes with Dual 13 MP (28mm, f/1.8) + 8 MP (10mm, f/2.4) rear camera and 5 MP front facing camera and with additional features like laser autofocus, OIS, dual-LED flash, 1/2.6″ sensor size @ 28mm, 1/4″ sensor size @ 10mm, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
  • Supports just a Nano-SIM.
  • Its display has stunning pixel density for its resolution (~564 ppi pixel density) which is extraordinary and gives you much clarity.
  • Comes with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection as a protection feature.
  • It is a IP67 certified – dust and water resistant
  • It is also Water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes.
  • It has a battery capacity of 3000 mAh which needs to be increased.
  • It comes with screen-to-body ratio which is of 69.8%.
  • Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G, NFC.
  • It comes with additional features like Photo/video editor, Document viewer, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
  • Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass.


Disadvantages of LG Q8:

  • This is a Non Removable Battery Device.
  • Battery capacity need to be improved.
  • Fast battery charging feature is missing.
  • Available only in Titan color variant.
  • Front facing camera need to be improved.
  • Not a Dual SIM supportive phone.


Check out specifications of LG Q8:

General Features
Brand LG
Model Name Q8
SIM Type Nano-SIM
Operating System Android 7.0(Nougat)
Processor Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo)
Chipset Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820
Colors Titan
Accessories in Box
Display & Dimensions
Touch Screen IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.2 inches (~69.8% screen-to-body ratio).
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels (~564 ppi pixel density)
Dimensions 149 x 71.9 x 8 mm (5.87 x 2.83 x 0.31 in)
Weight 146 g (5.15 oz)
Other Display Features Multitouch with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
Camera Features
Primary Camera Dual 13 MP (28mm, f/1.8) + 8 MP (10mm, f/2.4)
Secondary Camera 5 MP
Video Recording 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps, 720p@120fps, 24-bit/48kHz stereo sound rec
Other Camera Features laser autofocus, OIS, dual-LED flash, 1/2.6″ sensor size @ 28mm, 1/4″ sensor size @ 10mm, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
Battery Capacity
Type Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery
Talk Time
Standby Time
Memory and Storage
Internal 32 GB
Expandable Memory microSD, up to 256 GB
Memory 4 GB RAM
Internet & Connectivity
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
4G LTE
Wifi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot
USB Connectivity Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE
NFC Yes
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Other Features
FM FM radio, RDS
Sensors Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
Additional Features & Apps Document viewer, Photo/video editor, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic.
LG Q8 Price in India is Rs.27,999/-

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