LG V30S ThinQ gets a pre-launch price cut


Earlier this week, we discovered that the LG V30S ThinQ was available for pre-order in the US via B&H, costing $929.99 unlocked. With the brand new LG G7 ThinQ coming soon, and the V30S ThinQ not being too different from last year's LG V30, that price may seem too high for what the phone is offering.

Fortunately, B&H now lists the V30S ThinQ at $729.99, thus taking $200 off its original price. The handset - already available in South Korea - still doesn't have a proper release date for the US, but it'll likely start shipping soon. In any case, this is the official US variant of the LG V30S, so you'll be able to use it on all relevant carriers, including Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, or US Cellular.

B&H is offering the LG V30S ThinQ in two color versions (Glossy Moroccan Blue and Matte Moroccan Blue), and both seem to be exclusive to the retailer. If you're interested, you can find both colors at the source link below.


source: B&H

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V30S ThinQ
  • Display 6.0" 1440 x 2880 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 835, Octa-core, 2450 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3300 mAh(16.5h talk time)

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11 Comments

2. Derekjeter

Posts: 1526; Member since: Oct 27, 2011

They need to cut this down to $499 and it will sell like hot bread

4. tyger11

Posts: 293; Member since: Oct 29, 2012

That's the price of a mid-ranger; this is a one generation out flagship; it performs better than any mid-range phone. It'll drop once the V35 comes out, though, which may be pretty soon. Depends on what SoC the V35 ships with, of course. LG seems pretty confused these days.

9. deleon629

Posts: 469; Member since: Oct 04, 2014

Not to mention it has a snapdragon 835 which, according to a number of case studies, only differs from the SD 845 in that its devices don't have AI updates/support. We might have to wait a couple SoC generations before we start seeing those prices for brand new flagships.

3. gamehead unregistered

thar was quick

5. yalokiy

Posts: 1051; Member since: Aug 01, 2016

Strange to buy V30S with SD835 for $730-$800, when you can get G7 with about the same screen size, but with SD845, for about the same price. LG, where is your logic?

6. Furkan

Posts: 552; Member since: Feb 25, 2017

OLED makes it pricy

11. yalokiy

Posts: 1051; Member since: Aug 01, 2016

V30S also has better battery life and +2GB RAM. But, unless one is an audiophile , it make little sense to buy V30S over S9+.

7. Calvein

Posts: 5; Member since: Jun 22, 2017

One is iPX ripoff another, S8 ripoff

8. Sparkxster

Posts: 1240; Member since: Mar 31, 2017

Neither are rip offs. G7 doesn't look like ipx and v30S doesn't look like s8 and I think LG's designs are better.

10. yalokiy

Posts: 1051; Member since: Aug 01, 2016

Not better for me, but certainly different. The logic that every phone with a notch is an iphone X copy is dumb.

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