LG Q8, a mid-range smartphone launched into the market. So, check out LG Q8 advantages (Pros), disadvantages (Cons), problems and drawbacks/defects before purchasing. Currently, this is not released into the market to buy.
Best Price: Rs.22,990(India), $299(USA)
LG Q8 Advantages (Pros):
- LG Q8 comes with latest Android OS, v8.1(Oreo).
- It offers 6.2-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen with a good screen-to-body ratio of 80.8% and Multitouch in it.
- Its display has superb pixel density for its Full HD+ resolution(~389 PPI) with 18:9 aspect ratio.
- MIL-STD-810G compliant.
- The device weighs moderate with 172 g and 8.4 mm in thickness.
- It supports Single-SIM/Dual-SIM.
- It provides 4 GB of RAM for uninterrupted multitasking.
- LG Q8 has equipped with powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 chipset and the performance is average with no major lags.
- It encompasses with Octa-core processor and Adreno 506 GPU. So gaming performance is average, if you play heavy graphics games it will struggle a bit.
- Brings an internal memory of 64 GB and expandable memory support up to 512 GB(uses dedicated slot).
- It offers 12 MP(PDAF) with additional features like LED flash, panorama, HDR
- It offers 7 MP( 18mm) front-facing camera.
- Supports full HD video recording at 1080p@30fps.
- It has the battery capacity of 3300 mAh(Non-removable) which is good for moderate usage. Supports Fast battery charging(Quick charge 3.0)
- Supports almost all connectives like Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, USB, 3G, 4G, NFC.
- Supports sensors like Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer.
- It offers great loudspeakers with DTS: X Surround Sound.
- It is available in Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue colors to choose.
- LG Q8 supports additional features like Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins).
LG Q8 Disadvantages (Cons):
- It is underpowered with SD450, they should have provided SD636 or SD660 chipset for better performance.
- No dual camera set up.
- Come with old Bluetooth 4.2 version. The latest is Bluetooth 5.0.
- No display protection like gorilla glass.
- No stereo speakers for the better multimedia experience.
Check out LG Q8 Specifications:
|SIM Type||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|Operating System||Android OS, v8.1(Oreo)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450|
|Processor||Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53|
|Colors||Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue|
|Accessories in Box||—|
|Display & Dimensions|
|Touch Screen||IPS capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||6.2 inches, 99.7 cm2 (~80.8% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1080 x 2160 pixels, 18:9 ratio (~389 ppi density)|
|Dimensions||160.1 x 77.1 x 8.4 mm (6.30 x 3.04 x 0.33 in)|
|Weight||172 g (6.07 oz)|
|Other Display Features||Multi-Touch|
|Main Camera||12 MP(PDAF)|
|Other Main Features||LED flash, panorama, HDR|
|Selfie Camera||7 MP( 18mm)|
|Other Selfie Features||—|
|RAM and Storage|
|Internal Memory||64 GB|
|Expandable Memory||microSD, up to 512 GB(dedicated slot)|
|Type||Non-removable Li-Po 3300 mAh battery|
|Internet & Connectivity|
|Wifi||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|USB Connectivity||2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Bluetooth||4.2, A2DP, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS|
|FM||Stereo FM radio with RDS|
|Sensors||Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass|
|Additional Features & Apps||Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging(Quick Charging 3.0), IP68 dust/waterproof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins), DTS: X Surround Sound|
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LG Q8 smartphone comes with good features for its price, but it underpowered with Snapdragon 450. We suggest checking other mobiles also if you are looking mobile around 20k.