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LG Velvet 5G(2020)

alaTest has collected and analyzed 31 reviews of LG Velvet 5G(2020). The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviewers really like the connectivity and portability. The price and screen also get good feedback. Many are less positive about the camera and performance.

design, screen, price, portability, connectivity

performance, camera

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the LG Velvet 5G(2020) is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by : Andy Boxall (

LG Velvet review: LG’s flagship is finally competitive again


LG has ditched the dull smartphone designs it has trotted out for a while, and given us the fabulous-looking LG Velvet, which is as slinky as its name suggests.

Great design ; Beautiful screen ; Water-resistant and durable ; Decent battery life

Camera needs improvement ; No 90Hz/120Hz screen refresh rate

Jun, 2020

Expert review by : Sascha Segan (

LG Velvet 5G Review


Relatively affordable 5G ; Beautiful design ; Excellent audio quality with 3.5mm headphone jack ; Gorgeous screen

Disappointing low-light camera performance ; Top network speeds slower than some competing phones

The LG Velvet is an elegant midrange 5G phone that doesn't really stand out.

Aug, 2020

Expert review by : Sam Byford (

LG Velvet review: sleek, not smooth


A new approach for LG that puts design over specs

Slick design ; Useful Dual Screen case ; Headphone jack ; Good battery life

Sometimes stuttering performance ; 60Hz screen ; Average cameras ; No more Quad DAC

I like LG’s approach with the Velvet. It’s genuinely trying something different after years of making niche flagships, and this is a strong first attempt at a striking new design. Unfortunately, it falls short in a couple of key areas, and I think most...

Jun, 2020

Expert review by : Andrei Frumusanu (

The LG V60 and VELVET Review: A Classic & A Design Restart


It's been a few months since LG has released the LG V60, and since then the company has also finally managed to launch the new Velvet phone to western markets outside of Korea, such as Germany. The two new 2020 phones are quite contrasting devices for...

Camera wise, the Velvet actually performed very well, and its best characteristics are that the processing is extremely similar to that of the V60, which means it’s quite excellent. Of course, the inferior sensor does mean slightly less details,...

Jul, 2020

Expert review by : Vikka Abat (

The LG Velvet 5G is now available in the U.S. The LG Velvet 5G is now available in the U.S. • GEEKSPIN


LG is finally bringing the LG VELVET 5G to the US. Starting July 22nd, the LG VELVET 5G will be available at AT&T with T-Mobile and Verizon to follow later on in the summer. Verizon LG is finally bringing the LG VELVET 5G to the US. Starting July...

AT&T will be the first to offer the new smartphone

Jul, 2020

Expert review by : Preslav Kateliev (

LG Velvet review


The LG Velvet is an upper-midrange phone with flagship looks. Is it worth a possible asking price of $700? We'd say hold off for a discount...

Beautiful design; Great screen; 5G ready; 3.5 mm headphone jack

Performance is just okay; A telephoto camera would've been nice; Price is not low enough to make it competitive; Dual screen and active pen are sold separately

Jun, 2020

Expert review by : David McCourt (

LG Velvet review: back on the smartphone catwalk | AndroidPIT


The LG Velvet is the most interesting-looking smartphone from the South Korean brand for years. But is it any good? Here's our full review.

LG has gotten so much right with the Velvet. For the first time in years, the manufacturer has delivered a smartphone that looks genuinely modern and attractive. The 3D Arc Design is a big win for me. It makes the Velvet feel comfortable yet thin in...

Jun, 2020

Expert review by : Ben Schoon (

LG Velvet launches in Europe this month, North America, and other regions later


LG's latest attempt in the smartphone space launched earlier this year in the LG Velvet , but the company was pretty quiet on how widely the phone would be available. Now, the LG Velvet has been confirmed to launch in Europe, North America, and several...

Jun, 2020

Expert review by : Damien Wilde (

LG Velvet goes official w/ Snapdragon 765 chipset, 8GB RAM, and stylus support


After teases and leaks, the LG Velvet has now finally been officially unveiled in South Korea. expand full story

May, 2020

Expert review by : Ben Schoon (

LG Velvet: Official teaser reveals 48MP camera, 6.8-inch display, full specs


LG Velvet — the phone we once thought was the LG G9 — is being officially launched next week . That isn't stopping LG, though, from detailing the Velvet's full spec sheet, cameras, and more. expand full story

Apr, 2020