The phone is set to make its global debut at an online launch event on May 7.
What you need to know
- LG has officially revealed the Velvet ahead of its May 7 launch.
- It features a 6.8-inch Cinema FullVision display and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 765 chipset.
- The smartphone will go on sale in South Korea starting May 15.
LG had announced last week that it will be taking the wraps off its new Velvet smartphone at an online event on May 7. Surprisingly, however, the company today officially revealed the mid-range smartphone and confirmed that it will go on sale in South Korea from May 15.
The LG Velvet comes with a large 6.8-inch Cinema FullVision display with a tall 20.5:9 aspect ratio. It is powered by Qualcomm’s 7nm Snapdragon 765 processor and offers 5G support as well. At the back of the phone is a triple-lens camera system with a “Raindrop” design. You get a 48MP primary…