LG’s G8 has finally received the leaked CAD-based renders treatment, ahead of its possible unveiling at MWC next month. There’s also a video showcasing the renders, which you can find embedded if you scroll down a bit.
This is definitely not a foldable smartphone, so if LG is
What the LG G8 does possess, however, is a run of the mill notch at the top of the screen – no hole punches here. It’s also sporting a very discernible chin. The design is of the glass sandwich variety, and the handset is still rocking a ‘normal’ fingerprint scanner on its back, in a world that’s filled more and more with under-display sensors.
Oddly enough, it’s only got a dual rear camera system, even though LG’s V40 has gone up to three in that department. Perhaps the Korean company wants to keep some (needless) differentiation alive between its two flagship lines.
The G8’s dimensions are said to be 152 x 72 x 8.4 mm. Its 6.1-inch display will have a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. In the notch are dual selfie cameras, while a USB-C port is on the bottom alongside a speaker grille and a 3.5mm headphone jack. The right side houses the power button and SIM tray, while the volume buttons are on the left, with the Google Assistant key underneath them.