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Unboxing The LG V30+

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Model / Variant


Launch Date

August 31
13th December - India Launch


Rs. 44990


151.7 x 75.4 x 7.4 mm


158 grams


Glass on the front and back
Metal frame


Aurora Black
Cloud Silver
Moroccan Blue
Lavender Violet

Display Size and Type

6 inch
POLED display

Display Resolution

2880 x 1440 px
537 ppi


Corning Gorilla Glass 5


Qualcomm Snapdragon 835


4 x 2.45 GHz
4 x 1.9 GHz Kryo


Adreno 540

Memory Storage




Memory Expandability

MicroSD card
Up to 2TB

Operating System

Android 7.1.1 Nougat with UX 6.0+ on top

Primary Camera

16MP f/1.6 Primary + 13MP f/1.9 wide-angle

Camera Features

Laser Detection AF
Optical Image Stabilisation
Electronic image stabilisation

Primary Video

3840 x 2160 px @ 30fps
1920 x 1080 px @ 60fps

Secondary Camera

5MP f/2.2

Secondary Camera Video

1920 x 1080 px @ 30fps


3300 mAh
QuickCharge 3.0


Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth 5.0

SIM Type

Nano SIM
Hybrid Dual SIM

Other Features

Fingerprint sensor
Facial and Voice Recognition
Wireless charging

The LG V30+ has been launched in India at a price of Rs. 44990. The LG V30+ marks the end of 2017 flagship smartphones launch in India and faces steep competition from the likes of the Galaxy S8+, Galaxy Note8 and the Apple iPhone X. Does the last true flagship of 2017 live up to the hype and expectations? Let’s unbox the device and find out. 

  • LG V30+
  • Documentation
  • Sim ejector tool
  • Wall charger
  • USB Type C cable
  • LG earphones

Initial Impressions

The global variant of the LG V30+ retails with a pair of Bang & Olufsen earphones but, the Indian variant has the LG branded earphones which might be disappointing for some people. The LG v30+ feels like a flagship device with an ergonomic fit and the built quality. It has a glass sandwich design with a metal frame around it. The display goes almost edge-to-edge and the corners of the display are curved which is extremely pleasing to the eye.

It has a tall display and despite the slimmed down bezels, it might not be ideal for one-handed usage. The fingerprint sensor is quick and accurate although a rear-mounted lock/unlock button doesn’t seem like the ideal position.


The LG V30+ has a 6 inch 2880 x 1440 px OLED FullVision display, LG’s first, with an 18:9 aspect ratio and Corning Gorilla Glass 5 for protection. LG’s nearly edge-to-edge OLED display has HDR 10 format for a high level of colour contrast and as announced, the smartphone is Daydream compatible.

A big omission from the V30+ is the secondary display, which was a signature in the previous V series devices. Instead, LG has introduced a Floating Bar which displays shortcuts and can be disabled when not required.

The LG V30+ has the Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chipset, a 2.4GHz octa-core processor, GB RAM and 128GB of onboard storage which can be expanded up to 2TB via a microSD card. The LG V30+ has an IP68 rating for water and dust resistance and MIL-STD 810G rating for durability.  

The LG V30+ is powered by a 3300mAh battery with wireless fast charging which supports 3.0 quick charge. The smartphone runs Android 7.1.2 with LG’s UX 6.0+ on top which offers a few customisation options.  

The LG V30+ incorporates a 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC powered by Bang & Olufsen with few sound presets like enhanced, detailed, bass and live. The smartphone also has support for Master Quality Authenticated (MQA) technology for high-resolution audio streaming.

Aside from the rear-mounted fingerprint scanner which also doubles as a home button, LG has introduced few new security features in the LG V30+ such as facial and voice recognition. The voice recognition will even work along with the music playback.

The LG V30+ features a dual-camera setup at the back. As LG had announced, this smartphone has the first ever inbuilt camera unit to feature a 16MP crystal clear lens made of glass with an f/1.6 aperture and another 13MP wide angle lens with an f/1.9 aperture. The camera features laser detection AF, optical image stabilisation and electronic image stabilisation. On the front side, the LG V30+ sports a 5MP wide-angle camera with an f/2.2 aperture.

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Vipul Vij
Vipul Vij
Always found in a Hooded Shell, Excited by technology, tortured by his eating habits. Handles content at iGyaan.

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