LG's flagship V20 made its global debut in September and now, finally it is up for pre-order in US revealing the price details.
T-Mobile started taking orders for the LG V20 in US on October 17 and confirmed to release the phone on October 28 for full retail price of $769.99 (Approx. €699/Rs. 51,347). As a part of promotional offer, the network carrier is giving gift vouchers worth $350 (around €318/Rs. 23,340), which includes $200 credit if the consumer is ready to part with their old working 4G smartphone. And also consumer is assured to get a free pair of premium H3 by B&O Play headphones, which costs $149 (around €135/Rs. 9,939).
If strapped for cash, prospective consumers can also choose 24-months contract, by paying $49.99 down payment and $30 per month through interest-free Equipment Installment Plan. If readers are ready to wait a little longer, they can grab LG V20 at T-Mobile's brick-and-mortar shops on October 28 for $0 down payment and pay $34 a month over 18 months.
For those unaware, LG V20 boasts of top-of-the-line hardware. It comes covered with high-grade AL6013-series aluminium, which is said to be used in the making of airplanes, sailboats and mountain bikes. Though the use of the metal has taken away the rugged appeal, the company has taken measures to increase its durability by adding Silicone Polycarbonate (Si-PC) flaps on top and at the bottom.
SI-PC material is said to be used in the making of helmets and the ones used in V20 have passed MIL-STD 810G Transit Drop Test conducted by independent laboratory that conforms to U.S. military standards.
Read more: Complete description of LG V20
Key specifications of LG V20:
|Display||5.7-inch QHD (2560x1440p) IPS Quantum Display
|OS||Android 7.0 Nougat with LG UX 5.0|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 quad-core CPU|
|Storage||64GB, expandable up to 2TB|
|Battery||3,200mAh with Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0|
|Network||LTE-A 3 Band CA + X12 LTE (up to 600 Mbps LTE Category 12 with 3x Carrier Aggregation)|
|Add-ons||Fingerprint sensor, Wi-Fi (802.11 a, b, g, n, ac), USB Type-C, Bluetooth 4.2 BLE, NFC (Near Field Communication),Hi-Fi Video Recording , Steady Record 2.0 , HD Audio Recorder , Studio Mode , High AOP Mic , Second Screen , 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC , In Apps , B&O Collaboration|
|Dimensions||159.7 x 78.1 x 7.6 mm|
|Colours||Titan / Silver / Pink|