LG G7 ThinQ priced at $750 in the U.S.; pre-orders to start May 25th with a BOGO deal from T-Mobile



Thanks to a press release that was just disseminated by T-Mobile, we now know that the LG G7 ThinQ will be priced at $750 in the states. That makes it more expensive than the Samsung Galaxy S9. T-Mobile will start accepting pre-orders for LG's 2018 flagship this Friday, May 25th, at 8am EDT. The carrier will offer the handset via its EIP for $30 down and $30 a month over 24 months. And with T-Mobile's BOGO deal, a second LG G7 ThinQ can be purchased using the EIP, and you will receive 24 monthly bill credits to cover the cost. As usual, there might be a two-month period where you will have to lay out the monthly payments for both units until the bill credits kick in.

The LG G7 ThinQ is a big deal to T-Mobile customers because it will support the low-frequency 600MHz spectrum that the nation's third largest wireless provider paid billions for at last year's FCC auction. And low-frequency airwaves travel farther and penetrate buildings better. T-Mobile plans on releasing about a dozen phones this year that will support its 600MHz spectrum.

As per tradition, T-Mobile content director Des is starring in a video that unboxes the latest high-end handset under strange conditions. This time, Des is recorded traveling through the streets of San Francisco on an electric skate board made by Boosted. You can check it out by clicking on the video at the top of the screen.

source: T-Mobile

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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

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19 Comments

1. fyah_king unregistered

Credits!!! Thanks to Verizon!!!

2. middlehead

Posts: 420; Member since: May 12, 2014

An extra $30 over the S9 is worth it to not have curved screens.

9. maherk

Posts: 6640; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

Yeah, that notched screen with the huge chin is definitely a better design than a slight curve in the screen

19. Hoggington

Posts: 356; Member since: Feb 23, 2016

It sure is. The edge display is one of the biggest blunders in cell phone history. A screen that bends away from you. Makes zero sense. Zero. Glare, narrow useable screen space, distortion on the edges, hard to pick up and even harder to protect properly. The G7 and any flat screened phone for that matter, is by default leaps and bounds better than any edge/infinity display. Common sense.

10. izim1

Posts: 1586; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

Yeah, having a notch AND chin, isnt really any kind of improvement, sport... it should be $30 less for that design

12. TechNeck

Posts: 623; Member since: Aug 29, 2014

Y'all are fr letting design get to your heads. I'm not surprised.

16. worldpeace

Posts: 3077; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Or get 256GB OP6 and keep one benjamin.

3. AmashAziz

Posts: 2869; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

Is this still a better buy than the 6. I don't think so.

15. Sammy_DEVIL737

Posts: 1497; Member since: Nov 28, 2016

Which 6? iPhone 6 or G6?

17. AmashAziz

Posts: 2869; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

I can't tell if you are trying to troll but I figured you wouldn't have much difficulty understanding that only one flagship '6' has been released till now, in 2018. And that's the only phone most people seem to be comparing the G7 too. So doesn't make sense for me to mention G6 or iPhone 6 when they are outdated, does it?? If you still can't guess it......Oneplus 6.

4. CreeDiddy

Posts: 2102; Member since: Nov 04, 2011

All the credit goes to Jony. Thanks for the inspiration.

5. tyger11

Posts: 282; Member since: Oct 29, 2012

I'd at _least_ wait for the V35, if you're into LG. But for now, I'm going to hold onto my 2013 Nexus 5 (yeah) until the Red Hydrogen One comes out. It's either that or a regular smartphone.

6. KingSam

Posts: 1335; Member since: Mar 13, 2016

$1500 lmao splurge.

11. izim1

Posts: 1586; Member since: Feb 04, 2013

Live and let live?

14. tyger11

Posts: 282; Member since: Oct 29, 2012

We don't know what the price(s) will be, as we've only seen the $1195 and $1595 versions, which were pre-orders. But it's going to be a lot more than just a phone. I just don't know if it's going to be enough for what I want, so we'll see. If you just need a smartphone (even a flagship one), there's no reason to bother with the Hydrogen One.

7. Cat97

Posts: 1677; Member since: Mar 02, 2017

Looking at the OnePlus 6 reviews, I would say the G7 is dead on arrival.

8. Furkan

Posts: 552; Member since: Feb 25, 2017

not at all

13. BuffaloSouce

Posts: 1130; Member since: May 01, 2017

You should really understand what dead on arrival means...

18. AmashAziz

Posts: 2869; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

He does.

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