LG's feature-rich ultimate V20 smartphone available in Canada on October 28th

Earns Strong First Impressions for Pro-level Video and Audio Capabilities

TORONTO, Oct. 25, 2016 /CNW/ - LG Electronics' newest smartphone has set a new baseline for multimedia capabilities and will be available for purchase in Canada at WIND Mobile and Videotron starting October 28, 2016.

Since its public unveiling in September, the V20 has collected a strong portfolio of positive reactions from industry insiders who appreciated the smartphone's design and feature-rich specifications. The V20 is designed for users who want to create professional-looking content and differentiates itself from competing devices with its visual and audio features.

"Consumers today are using their smartphones to capture life's special moments. They are constantly generating and sharing content," said Shelly Walia, Brand Manager, Mobile Communications at LG Electronics Canada. "The V20 was designed with this in mind, people can carry one device and be confident in the quality of the content they are creating."

Key Specifications: 

  • Chipset: Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820 Processor
  • Display: Main 5.7-inch QHD IPS Quantum Display (2560 x 1440 / 513ppi) /
  • Secondary IPS Quantum Display (160 x 1040 / 513ppi)
  • Memory: 4GB LPDDR4 RAM / 64GB UFS ROM / microSD (up to 2TB)
  • Camera: Front 5MP with F1.9 Aperture (120° Wide Angle) / Rear 16MP with F1.8 Aperture OIS (Standard Angle) and 8MP with F2.4 Aperture (135° Wide Angle)
  • Battery: 3200mAh replaceable battery
  • Operating System: Android 7.0 Nougat
  • Size: 159.7 x 78.1 x 7.7mm
  • Weight: 174g
  • Network: LTE-A 3 Band CA
  • Connectivity: Wi-Fi (802.11 a, b, g, n, ac) / Bluetooth 4.2 BLE / NFC/ USB 2.0 (3.0 compatible)
  • Colour: Titan
  • Others: Hi-Fi Video Recording / Steady Record 2.0 / HD Audio Recorder / Studio Mode / High AOP Mic / Second Screen / 32-bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC / Google In Apps / Finger Print Scanner / Qualcomm® Quick Charge™ 3.0

For a limited time, consumers who purchase the new LG V20 smartphone will receive a gift with purchase of Beoplay H3 headphones by Bang & Olufsen. While quantities last.

LG V20 pricing will be determined by carriers.

About LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company

LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company is a global leader and trend setter in the mobile and wearable industry with breakthrough technologies and innovative designs. By continually developing highly competitive core technologies in the areas of display, battery, camera optics and LTE technology, LG creates handsets and wearables that fit the lifestyles of a wide range of people all over the world. While helping to enhance the mobile user experience by incorporating unique, sophisticated designs and intuitive UX features, LG is also committed to guiding consumers into the era of convergence and Internet of Things, maximizing inter-device connectivity between a wide range of smartphones, tablets, wearables, home and portable electronics products. For more information, please visit www.LG.com.

About LG Electronics Canada

The LG brand was established in 1995. The company is a global leader in electronics, information and communications products, with more than 117 operations around the world, and annual worldwide revenues of more than US $49 billion. LG Canada is comprised of five business units - Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, Home Entertainment, Business Solutions and Commercial Air Conditioning. The company has offices in Toronto and Vancouver. LG Canada is focused on delivering award-winning products known for blending style and technology. These innovative products include cell phones, flat screen TVs, laptop computers and home appliances. For more information please visit www.LG.com

For more information:
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SOURCE LG Electronics Canada

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For further information: Media Contacts: Cory Profiti, LG Canada, P: 647.253.6300 x2918 | C: 647.629.3811, cory.profiti@lge.com; Lisa Yerilin, LG-One Canada, P: 416-486-2563 | C: 647.461.1049, lisa.yerilin@lg-one.com

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