The LG V20 – What’s Good, Bad and What Features We Like – A Review


What’s Good in the LG V20

  • 5.7 inch IPS display with Quad HD resolution that pumps out 513ppi
  • Secondary 2.1-inch display with a resolution of 16×1040 pixels which is moderately useful
  • Quad DAC with 24-bit FLAC audio recording.
  • B&O Play headphones bundled with some variants in certain markets. (although we didn’t get one)
  • Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 clocked at up to 2.15 GHz coupled with Adreno 530 GPU and 4GB of RAM
  • Runs Android 7.0 skinned with Optimus UI 5.0 out of the box
  • Removable 3,200 mAh battery which supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
  • All variants (32GB/ 64GB) have microSD expansion card slot
  • Dual rear camera set up: 16MP f/1.8 with 8MP f/2.4: OIS, LED flash, Laser autofocus with 4k video recording featuring lossless sound. Steady Record 2.0 and 5MP f/1.9 front camera with wide and normal modes.
  • Cat. 12 LTE with peak speeds up to 600Mbps for download and 150Mbps for upload
  • Bluetooth 4.3, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac , NFC, USB Type-C and IR Blaster
  • Aluminum construction (AL-6013) with MIL-STD-810G shock resistance.