The Very important Telephone was once technically the primary smartphone available on the market with a notch on the most sensible, however rumors of the iPhone X’s design had already been circulating by means of that time. Now there are fairly a couple of notched Android telephones to selected from, together with the Huawei P20, ASUS ZenFone five, Oppo R15, and others. The newly-announced LG G7 additionally has a notch, however LG says it considered the theory first.

At a exhibit tournament for the telephone in Seoul, LG cell department leader Hwang Jeong-hwan mentioned, “We deliberate the notch design prior to Apple.” He additionally added that as a substitute of calling it a notch, LG prefers to consider the added display house as a ‘2d show.’ No matter you are saying, LG.

The Q&A tournament additionally printed different fascinating main points. When requested why LG returned to LCD for the G7, Hwang mentioned it was once at all times the plan for G telephones to make use of LCD, whilst OLED was once reserved for the V lineup. He additionally declined to percentage a gross sales goal for the G7, most effective pronouncing, “we do be expecting higher effects than the G6.”

In any case, LG appeared to trace about long run Animoji improve. When requested why the G7 lacked the characteristic, Hwang replied with, “The ones device options will also be up to date later and might be to be had each at the G7 and different previous fashions to satisfy the call for of customers who desire a longer lifespan for his or her smartphones.”