LG G8s ThinQ has recently gone official in India. The key features on the newly-launched premium smartphone include Snapdragon 855 SoC processor and MIL-STD 810G-certified build, among others. On the competition front in India, LG G8s ThinQ is up against Oppo Reno 2. Therefore, News Nation brings to you the comparison between LG G8s ThinQ and Oppo Reno 2 on the basis of specifications, features and price.
LG G8s ThinQ
LG G8s ThinQ features a 6.2-inch full-HD+ (1080x2248 pixels) display with 19.5:9 aspect ratio. It runs on Android Pie. The smartphone is powered by the octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, paired with 6GB RAM and 128GB of internal storage.
LG’s latest smartphone with a host of innovative features including Hand ID to identify the pattern of veins in users' hands for authentication by using infrared light. It also comes with IP68 dust and water resistance rating.
On the imaging front, LG G8s ThinQ comes equipped with a 12-megapixel primary camera with an f/1.8 lens, assisted by a 13-megapixel wide-angle sensor with a 137-degree field of view, and a 12-megapixel telephoto lens with an f/2.6 lens. On the front, there is an 8-megapixel sensor accompanied by a ToF Z Camera for features such as Hand ID, Air Motion, and Face Unlock for authentication.
The all-new LG phone packs a 3,550mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support. The device measures 55.3x76.6x7.99mm and it weighs 181 grams.
Connectivity options on the phone include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, USB Type-C, and more.
The price for lone 6GB RAM + 128GB storage variant of LG G8s ThinQ in India has been set at Rs 36,990. The smartphone is available for sale via authorised retail stores across the country.
It is available in Mirror Black, Mirror Teal, and Mirror White colour options.
Oppo Reno 2
Oppo Reno 2 features a 6.55-inch full-HD+ (1,080 x 2,400 pixels) Dynamic AMOLED display with a screen-to-body ratio of 93.1 percent and Gorilla Glass 6 protection. However, the rear panel is protected by a layer of Gorilla Glass 5.
The smartphone is powered by Snapdragon 730G paired with 8GB of LPDDR4X RAM and 256GB of UFS 2.1 inbuilt storage.
Oppo Reno 2 runs Color OS 6.1 based on Android Pie. The smartphone also has a new visual design, gestures and Game Space for enhanced gaming experience.
Oppo Reno 2 comes equipped with quad camera setup that includes a 48-megapixel Sony IMX586 sensor, assisted by a 13-megapixel telephoto lens, 8-megapixel wide-angle shooter and a dedicated 2-megapixel monochrome lens. On the front, there is a 16-megapixel camera for selfies.
The Oppo Reno 2 comes preloaded with Hyper Boost 2.0, Frame Boost and Touch Boost technologies to deliver a smooth user experience.
Besides, the phone packs a 4,000mAh battery that supports VOOC Flash Charge 3.0 tech. It also packs the G3 optical in-display fingerprint sensor.
Oppo Reno 2, 8GB of RAM and 256GB of internal storage, has been priced at Rs 36,990. Oppo Reno 2 is available in two colour options i.e. Ocean Blue and Luminous Black colour options.