LG to showcase new smartphone next month
[THE INVESTOR] LG Electronics said on July 13 that it plans to reveal a new flagship smartphone in Berlin next month ahead of an international tech convention.
The tech giant said it will showcase the presumed V30 smartphone on Aug. 31, ahead of the opening of the Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin 2017. It marks the first time for LG to showcase a flagship device at the IFA.
Industry watchers said the move can be considered one of the company‘s efforts to tap deeper into the European market. The V10 and V20 smartphones were introduced in Korea and the US, respectively.
LG said the new device will come with the 18:9 ratio Full Vision display that was adopted by the G6 smartphone.
While no detailed specifications have been revealed so far, industry sources said the new flagship may come with a 6.2-inch display and supports Google’s Daydream virtual reality platform.
By Alex Lee and newswires (firstname.lastname@example.org)