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LG Q8 Surfaces with 6.2-inch Display and 64GB ROM

LG Q8 is a mid-range smartphone from LG with decent specifications. Check out the price, specs and where to buy the phone.

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LG Q8 enters the LQ Q series as another device to sport the IP68 certification. The LG Q7 which was released earlier this year is the first LG Q smartphone to don the latest IP68 water and dust resistance nature.

A whole lot of cool features are found on this device; some of which are Stylus pen, 64GB internal memory, Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC and 4GB RAM. Despite these cool features, the smartphone comes with a bit expensive price tag.

For now, let’s find out what it’s truly made of.

LQ Q8 Quick Review!

Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 SoC, a chipset targeted at the mid-range sector of smartphones got implemented on this device. It is accompanied with an octa-core 1.6GHz Cortex-A53 for its functionalities. Additionally, the Adreno 506 GPU found on it controls the free floe of graphics.

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Fortunately, Android 8.1 Oreo OS sits in the software region of the device. A 4GB RAM backing up the chipset in the dissemination of fine performance is also available. Twice the size of LG Q7’s internal memory, that is 64GB is the size of this smartphone’s storage. It can also be expanded to 512GB through a dedicated MicroSD card slot.

For the looks, the smartphone appears sleek with its 8.4mm thickness and 172g weight. Also, the top and bottom bezels are minimal to allow room for 80.8% screen-to-body ratio. The room available for media display is a large 6.2-inch IPS glass. It has a resolution of 1080 x 2160 pixels and 389PPI pixel density. Added to this, the Full View display (18:9 aspect ratio) adds class to this screen estate.

Images are taken from the rear with a 16MP shooter and PDAF. Other features like LED flash, touch focus, panorama and HDR are present to improve the camera’s execution. A moderate 5MP shooter at the top bezel takes charge of selfie shots. A non-removable 3,300mAh battery acts as the duration stronghold of the device.

LG Q8 Key Specs

Here are the LG Q8 key specifications…

Display 6.2-inch IPS capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2160 pixels
OS Android 8.1 Oreo
Processor Octa-core 1.6GHz Qualcomm Processor
Storage 64GB ROM + 4GB RAM (MicroSD card up to 512GB)
Camera 16MP Rear/5MP Front (With LED light)
Battery 3,300mAh
Price N160,000 – N170,000

LG Q8 Photos

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LG Q8 Price and Availability

The LG Q8 launched August 2018, it is available in colors Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue. You can order the phone from any of the online shopping markets using any of the links below. LG Q8 retails at $420 (₦160,000 – ₦170,000 in Nigeria). (CLICK TO BUY LG Q8).

LG Q8 Full Specifications and Features

General Features

  • Platform: Android 8.1 Oreo OS
  • Processor: Octa-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53 (Qualcomm SDM450 Snapdragon 450)
  • GPU: Adreno 506
  • Memory: 4GB RAM
  • Colours: Aurora Black, Moroccan Blue
  • Dimension: 160.1 x 77.1 x 8.4 mm
  • Weight: 172g
  • SIM Type: Nano SIM
  • SIM Count: Dual SIM


  • Display: 6.2-inch, IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 X 2160 pixels (442PPI)
  • Screen Protection: –


  • Rear Camera: 16MP, [email protected]
  • Rear Camera Features: laser & phase detection autofocus, LED flash, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, HDR, panorama
  • Front Camera: 5MP camera, 1080p [email protected]


  • Built-in Storage: 64GB
  • Memory Card Support: Yes, up to 512GB
  • Bundled Cloud Storage: –

Network Support

  • 2G GSM: Yes
  • 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
  • 3G WCDMA: Yes
  • 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 27(800), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)

Internet & Connectivity

  • GPRS: Yes
  • EDGE: Yes
  • 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
  • HSPA+: Yes
  • CDMA EVDO: Yes
  • 4G LTE: Yes
  • WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, WiFi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
  • Bluetooth: Yes, v4.2 with A2DP, LE
  • NFC: Yes
  • Infrared Blaster: –
  • USB Port: 2.0, USB Type-C 1.0, USB OTG


  • SMS/MMS: Yes
  • Instant Messaging: Yes
  • Push Emails: Yes
  • Email Protocol: –


  • Music Player: MP3/WAV/eAAC+/Flac player
  • Video Player: XviD/MP4/H.265 player
  • FM Radio: Yes
  • Loudspeaker: Yes, DTX-3D Surround Sound
  • 3.5mm Jack: Yes


  • Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GPS, GLONASS, BDS
  • Maps: Yes

Sensors & Control

  • Digital Compass: Yes
  • Accelerometer: Yes
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes
  • Light Sensor: Yes
  • Barometer: –
  • SpO2: –
  • Pedometer: –
  • Heart Rate Monitor: –
  • Gyroscope: Yes
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes, (rear)
  • Iris Scanner: –
  • Face Unlock: –
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: –
  • Voice Control: –

Other Features

  • Video Streaming: Yes
  • Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
  • Wireless Charging: Yes
  • Built-in Mobile Payment: –
  • Water Resistant: –
  • Dust Resistant: –
  • Image Editor: Yes
  • Video Editor: Yes
  • Document Viewer: Yes
  • Document Editor: Yes


  • Battery: 3, 300mAh non-removable Li-Po battery
  • Talktime: –
  • Standby Time: –
  • Fast Charging: Yes (Quick Charge 3.0)

Where to buy LG Q8


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