The G8 also has a Crystal Sound OLED display - no earpiece here, but the top half of the screen vibrates to transfer sound. yeah.
"As we turn on our 5G Ultra Wideband network in more than 30 USA cities this year, we want to make sure our customers have a choice of 5G smartphones", said Brian Higgins, Verizon vice president, wireless device and product marketing.
The dual camera set up in the front for selfies comprises of an 8MP and a 5MP sensor.
The new front-facing camera feature has been developed by Germany's Infineon Technologies, can scan in three dimensions - making it more secure than existing biometric methods of unlocking phones such as fingerprints.
Much of the attention has been given to the foldable phones from Samsung and Huawei, given their sophisticated OLED screen technology and price range, and enthusiasts are eager to hear of another competitor in the foldable world. You've never experienced sound like this from a phone before because the entire screen is the speaker.
The display has an impressive pixel per inch measurement of 538, making it one of the most lovely screens around.
While everyone's hovering around the foldable phones and 5G in MWC's event, LG manages to grab its fair share of popularity by including some niche features in its flagships LG G8 ThinkQ and LG V50.
LG product evangelist David Montanya said it would be harder to "spoof" than the FaceID feature used in Apple's iPhone X. This phone comes with a secondary display which can be connected with the main smartphone via Pogo Pin connectors. It packs a 4,000mAh battery with Quick Charge 3.0 support.More news: Draymond Green exits Warriors' loss to Rockets with left ankle sprain
LG's also offering a stripped down version in the LG G8s, which features a larger screen with lower resolution at 2248×1080, an option for 64GB of internal storage, and a rear camera array with reduced megapixel count.
There is a triple camera setup on the rear that includes a 16MP Super Wide (F1.9 / 1.0μm / 107˚) camera, a 12MP Standard (F1.5 / 1.4μm / 78˚) camera & a 12MP Telephoto (F2.4 / 1.0μm / 45˚) camera.
The system is processed by Snapdragon's 855 CPU and Adreno 640 GPU.
It didn't seem that useful at first, but I could see its uses for unlocking the phone while it's resting on a table.
Internally, you're looking at 6GB of RAM, 128GB of internal storage and a microSD card slot.
It is still unknown if and when these devices will be launched in India. It is also claimed to be the world's first smartphone with advanced palm vein authentication, made possible by the combination of its Z Camera backed up by ToF technology.
Both smartphones have frontalka of 8 MP with face unlock, USB 3.1 C protection IP68 water and shock MIL STD 810G, as well as Gorilla glass 5, cover case front and back.