LG V50 ThinQ is likely one of the first 5G smartphones available on the market and is presently promoting within the handful of nations that assist the next-gen connectivity. One among its extra spectacular options is that it might probably work with the LG Twin Display attachment – now they’re each within the workplace we share our first impressions.



LG V50 ThinQ 5G back & front

LG V50 ThinQ 5G again & entrance

The LG V50 ThinQ on itself is a fairly respectable telephone – Snapdragon 855 chipset, three spectacular cameras, a candy 6.4” OLED display with QHD+ decision and big 4,000 mAh battery that helps wi-fi charging. LG as soon as once more slapped its consumer interface on prime of the Android Pie expertise, so there may be some bloatware that you’ll find yourself uninstalling or disabling.

 LG V50 ThinQ 5G with LG Dual Screen in for review

We instantly snatch on the LG Twin Display – when closed, you possibly can’t actually use the entrance – it isn’t a display, even when it appears to be like like one. It opens in both 90 or 180 levels and that’s when the multitasking begins.

All apps are cloned and you’ll run two functions without delay. Nonetheless, you possibly can’t use two cases of the identical app on the 2 screens. You can also’t to make use of each screens as one, even if you’re keen to stay with the thick border in between.

You can not use the secondary display as a controller, however you need to use it for an enormous keyboard when the gadget is in panorama orientation. I ended up utilizing each screens for separate social media accounts, however this rapidly turns into overwhelming – you get twice the social nervousness with out having the ability to focus on both of the feeds.

 LG V50 ThinQ 5G with LG Dual Screen in for review

Fortunately, LG already has an up to date model of the Twin Display that truly has a small exterior show for At all times-On Show options. With the primary iteration that’s in our fingers, you possibly can swap the display on which the digital camera app is launched. That is useful in video calls the place you possibly can preserve shopping and take a look at your self at whoever you’re chatting to on the similar time.

 LG V50 ThinQ 5G with LG Dual Screen in for review

The LG V50 ThinQ is a smartphone, however with the LG Twin Display it turns into an expertise. Its 5G nature and restricted availability means it can at all times be a distinct segment product, however it may do a very good job serving as an open beta take a look at forward of the upcoming G8X ThinQ.