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The LG G8 ThinQ Will Copy One Of Apple's Big Features

Posted On: Feb 7, 2019   |   Posted By: Know your mobile

The LG G8 ThinQ Will Copy One Of Apple's Big Features

Damien McFerran 07/02/2019 - 8:11am
"Unmatched camera capabilities" incoming
LG might be seen by some as the 'best of the rest' when it comes to smartphones, but the company's flagship handsets have nonetheless been responsible for some neat innovations; the G5, for example, introduced a modular system where you could augment the capabilities of the device, and LG has long been a fan of including wide-angle cameras for really impressive shots.
The Korean company hasn't officially revealed its next flagship - it is expected to at this year's Mobile World Congress - but it has announced that the phone will ship with a fancy 3D front-facing camera which takes a leaf out of Apple's book.
In a press release , LG confirms that the LG G8 will ship with Infineon's REAL3 sensor, which uses Time of Flight technology for accurate 3D mapping.
"While other 3D technologies utilize complex algorithms to calculate an object's distance from the camera lens, the ToF image sensor chip delivers more accurate measurements by...

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