The LG W30 Pro is a more premium version of the LG W30 smartphone. The smartphone has been upgraded on the battery, RAM, processor and also the inbuilt storage. It will cost a little more than its predecessor . It was part of the budget smartphone that was introduced by the South Korea company.
LG W30 Pro Key Specs & Features
- 6.22 inch IPS Water Drop Display, 720 x 1520 pixels (270 ppi)
- Android 9.0 Pie
- Octa-core Qualcomm SDM632 Snapdragon 632
- 4GB RAM
- 64GB inbuilt Storage, up to 512GB Memory Card
- 13 MP + 8 MP + 5 MP Triple Rear Camera
- 16 MP Front Camera
- Fingerprint Scanner (Rear)
- Face Unlock
- 4G LTE Network
- Fast Battery Charging
- 4050 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
Design and Display
The LG W30 Pro still maintains a similar body design with the W30. It sport’s a smooth panel that is wrapped with plastic and aluminum frame.
The panel house both the camera, a LED flash and also the fingerprint.
It measures 157.7 x 75.9 x 8.3 mm in dimensions and weight 173 grams.
The LG W30 Pro packs a waterdrop notch that hosts the front camera with small bezels on the bottom of the screen. The three navigation button is on the screen which is a nice thing.
As for the display, you will get a large screen size of 6.22 inches which is perfect for entertainment. The screen is equipped with an IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen and a resolution of 720 x 1520 pixels.
It also has the trending 19:9 ratio aspect ratio, 270 PPI density, and 80.7% screen-to-body ratio. You will get display protection against scratches and crack.
On the camera department, the LG W30 Pro comes with a triple rear camera set-up that promises to capture beautiful photos and videos at any time anywhere.
The camera comprises of 13 MP with PDAF, another 8 MP wide shooter and lastly, is 5 MP depth sensor.
The three-camera working together features LED flash, panorama, HDR and they can also shoot 4K videos quality.
Meaning the W30 Pro will take better photos than the later. Upfront is a selfies snapper of 16 MP which is also for video calling.
Hardware and Software
As for the hardware, the maker equipped the phone with a Qualcomm SDM632 Snapdragon 632 chipset based on 14nm process technology. As you can see, this is also an upgrade as well.
Well, the octa-core processor on the inside is running at a speed of 1.8 GHz with another Kryo 250 Gold that will take off at the same speed of 1.8 GHz. It comes with Andreno 506 GPU for graphics.
For smooth performance and gaming experience, the LG W30 Pro has an ample RAM of 4GB with an internal storage of 64GB which is enough to accommodate all your content. The memory is expandable via a micro SD card up to 512GB.
Powering the phone is an Android 9.0 Pie operating system out of the box with the device user interface on top.
Battery and Network
The handset comes with a non-removable battery capacity of 4050 mAh. Here we have an additional 50 mAh when compared to the one on the LG W30. Apart from that, the battery has fast charging technology that promises to refill the juicer to 50% in 35 min.
LG W30 Pro has a dual SIM that comes with 4G LTE Network and other regulars such as WiFi, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth, FM radio, A-GPS for navigation and 2.0, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector with USB On-The-Go.
LG W30 Pro Price and Availability
The LG W30 Pro is now available for purchase for $250. In Nigeria, when available, the handset is expected to sell for 95,000 Naira, while in Ghana, it will cost around 1,400 GHS and 26,000 KES in Kenya
You can order it in amazing colors that include Midnight Blue and Midnight Purple.
LG W30 Pro Specs
Here are a few specs of the LG W30 Pro:
- Platform: Android 9.0 Pie
- Processor: Qualcomm SDM632 Snapdragon 632 (14 nm), Octa-core (1.8 GHz quad-core Kryo 250 Gold & 1.8 GHz quad-core Kryo 250 Silver)
- GPU: Adreno 506
- Memory: 4GB RAM
- Colours: Midnight Blue, Midnight Purple
- Dimension: 157.7 x 75.9 x 8.3 mm
- Weight: 172 g
- SIM Type: Nano-SIM, dual stand-by
- SIM Count: Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- Display: 6.22 inch IPS LCD Display, 720 x 1520 pixels, 19:9 ratio (~270 ppi density)
- Screen Protection: Yes
- Foldable Display: No
- Rear Camera: 13 MP + 8 MP (ultrawide) + 5 MP (depth) Triple Camera, 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30fps Videos
- Rear Camera Features: LED flash, PDAF, Panorama, HDR, Bokeh Mode
- Front Camera: 16 MP Wide angle Camera
- Built-in Storage: 64 GB
- Memory Card Support: Yes up to 512 GB
- Bundled Cloud Storage: –
- 2G GSM: Yes
- 2G CDMA 1X: Yes
- 3G WCDMA: Yes
- 3G CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
Internet & Connectivity
- GPRS: Yes
- EDGE: Yes
- 3G/WCDMA/HSPA: Yes
- HSPA+: Yes
- CDMA EVDO: Yes
- 4G LTE: Yes
- 5G: No
- WLAN: Yes, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, dual-band Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
- Wi-Fi Hotspot: Yes
- Bluetooth: Yes, Bluetooth 4.2
- NFC: No
- Infrared Blaster: No
- USB Port: Yes, USB 2.0, USB Type-C 1.0 reversible connector, USB On-The-Go
- SMS/MMS: Yes
- Instant Messaging: Yes
- Push Emails: Yes
- Email Protocol: Yes
- Music Player: Yes
- Video Player: Yes
- FM Radio: Yes
- Loudspeaker: Yes
- 3.5mm Jack: Yes
- Navigation: Yes
- Maps: Yes
Sensors & Control
- Digital Compass: Yes
- Accelerometer: Yes
- Proximity Sensor: Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Barometer: No
- SpO2: No
- Pedometer: No
- Heart Rate Monitor: No
- Gyroscope: Yes
- Fingerprint Scanner: Yes
- Iris Scanner: No
- Face Unlock: Yes
- Stylus Pen: NO
- Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes
- Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: Yes
- Voice Control: Yes
- Video Streaming: Yes
- Active Noise Cancellation: Yes
- Wireless Charging: No
- Built-in Mobile Payment: –
- Water Resistant: No
- Dust Resistant: No
- Image Editor: Yes
- Video Editor: Yes
- Document Viewer: Yes
- Document Editor: Yes
- Battery: 4050 mAh Non-Removable Li-Po Battery
- Video Playback: up to 10 hours, 30 minutes
- Gaming Time: up to 9 hours, 10 minutes
Fast Charging: Yes, Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0 (up to 50% in 35 minutes)