First alleged LG G7 camera sample leaks out


A leaker with a good track record, Roland Quandt, has gotten his hands on what is claimed to be a sample from the camera of LG's upcoming flagship, the G7 ThinQ. The EXIF data is for one LM-G710 handset, which was just certified in Korea, indicating that an announcement must be very near.

The image is with the rumored 16MP resolution of the dual cameras on the back of the G7, and has the following data in the original's EXIF details: F/1.6 - ISO 50 - 4.03 mm - 1/379. 

Long story short, all the pieces of the puzzle collude towards a true G7 ThinQ sample, though we wouldn't read too much into it when it comes to quality, as it's most likely taken with a preproduction sample, and non-final software. 

Still, this purported leaked sample, and the finalized design tip that appeared yesterday, show that we are very near the actual announcement. Now all that is left is to receive the event invitation from LG in our inboxes.

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G7 ThinQ
  • Display 6.1" 1440 x 3120 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 845, Octa-core, 2800 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3000 mAh(20h talk time)

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9 Comments

1. Madmax

Posts: 110; Member since: Aug 19, 2016

Announcement near? Wake up Iphone Arena.. They already sent out invites for 2nd May announcement.. Unless you want more solid proof to conclude that it's gonna be announced soon..

2. Humanoid

Posts: 1226; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

Kinda underexposed for 1/379s...

3. Furkan

Posts: 552; Member since: Feb 25, 2017

underexposed but sky looks good

6. maherk

Posts: 6953; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

And the rest of the picture looks like crap. The whole thing is overly underexposed, not just the sky.

4. Humanoid

Posts: 1226; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

Still dont know why LG does not purchase a better sensor. Must be 16MP/ 1 micron

5. L0n3n1nja

Posts: 1578; Member since: Jul 12, 2016

Probably buying a cheap sensor to save money when hoping the average consumer still believes higher MP is better.

7. Humanoid

Posts: 1226; Member since: Dec 11, 2017

Depends... Most use 12MP because is easier to hide noise. If you resize a photo from Samsung or Apple to 20 , 23 MP they will look crap.

9. Trex95

Posts: 2383; Member since: Mar 03, 2013

12MP not for hide noise 12MP for bigger pixel and better low light performance.

8. ahmadkun

Posts: 613; Member since: May 02, 2016

I really don't know what LG tryna do ! ..

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