- LG Velvet may get a 4G variant within the coming months
- It may be powered by the Snapdragon 845 SoC
- LG Velvet 5G originally launched in May in South Korea
LG Velvet 4G Variant was launched with Snapdragon 765G SoC last month, but it looks like a 4G variant with the Snapdragon 845 SoC is within the pipeline also. As per a replacement report, an LG phone with model number LM-G910 was spotted during a live image showing the processor, RAM, storage, and Bluetooth information.
LG Velvet 4G Variant
Further, a phone with an equivalent model number was spotted on Geekbench also, reaffirming the processor and RAM capacity, also as hinting at the Android version. Notably, LG has not made any official announcements a few 4G version of LG Velvet.
In its report, Iranian publication Toranji states that the AIDA64 benchmark app showed an LG Velvet phone with the Snapdragon 845 SoC, 6GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, and Bluetooth v5.0.
This phone had the model number LM-G910 and after reportedly speaking with LG Iran, the publication found that it had been a 4G variant for the regions that don’t have 5G support yet. The report also adds that this variant is going to be cheaper than then 5G variant and should be priced at $550 (roughly Rs. 41,500).
Gadgets 360 has reached bent LG for information on an equivalent and can update this space as and once we get a response.
Further, a report by Gizmochina states that the phone has also been certified by Brazilian wireless regulator Anatel, suggesting that it’s going to release in Brazil also, alongside Iran. A phone with an equivalent model number (LM-G910) was also spotted on Geekbench by the publication and therefore the listing reaffirms the aforementioned specifications.
It shows the presence of the octa-core Snapdragon 845 SoC and 6GB of RAM, alongside Android 10. The listing that was posted on June 9 shows a single-core score of 440 and a multi-core score of two,090. Gadgets 360 was ready to independently verify this listing.
To recall, the LG Velvet 5G is powered by the Snapdragon 765G SoC and packs 8GB of RAM. It features a 6.8-inch full-HD+ (1,080×2,460 pixels) Cinema FullVision POLED display and triple rear camera setup. It packs a 4,300mAh battery with wireless charging. The LG Velvet has an IP68-rated build that’s MIL-STD-810G certified.