The LG V20 is perhaps the best phone released by LG in recent history. Instead of the modular functionality of the LG G5, the V20 was designed as an all-in-one solution for power users. It even has features rare on flagship devices, like a removable battery and a fantastic headphone amp. The V20 is also the only non-Google phone to currently ship with Android 7.0 Nougat.
AT&T has announced pre-orders for the V20 will begin tomorrow, although unfortunately neglected to provide a shipping date. Also unfortunate is the price - a whopping $830 over 30 monthly payments ($27.67 per month). If you're on AT&T's Next Every Year plan, the V20 will cost $34.59/month for 24 months.
AT&T is unfortunately not including a free pair of Bang & Olufsen Beoplay H3 headphones, which T-Mobile is offering with V20 purchases for a limited time. However, they are offering an LG G Pad X 10.1 for $0.99 with a two-year agreement, if you're already on Next or Next Every Year.
AT&T has now told us the V20 will be available in its stores starting October 28th, so it's likely pre-orders will ship on or perhaps even before that date.
DALLAS, Oct. 6, 2016 — AT&T customers looking for a smartphone with the latest Android operating system and DIRECTV features can preorder the LG V20 on www.att.comand AT&T stores starting Friday, Oct. 7.
Customers can take advantage of a trio of offers when they buy the LG V20:
DIRECTV and UVerse customers that port-in a new line of service with AT&T Next or AT&T Next Every Year are eligible to receive $695 in monthly bill credits for a LG V20.
Buy the LG V20 on AT&T Next and get the LG G Pad X 10.1 for $0.99 with a two-year agreement.
Customers can also purchase the V20 on AT&T Next for $27.67 per month for 30 months or AT&T Next Every YearSM at $34.59 per month for 24 months with eligible service.
The newest premium smartphone from LG is the first to include Android 7.0 Nougat right out of the box. Among the features you’ll enjoy on Android Nougat are the seamless split-window multitasking, streamlined notifications, and better battery life. Combined with a new Second Screen display and a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 820 Quad-core processor, the V20 makes multi-tasking easy as you move between apps.
The LG V20 also comes with the full suite of enhanced communication services from AT&T including clear conversations with HD Voice. Wi-Fi Calling gives you access to calling and texting in more places over Wi-Fi.1 Advanced Messaging lets you send high-resolution pictures and videos.2 You can talk face-to-face with friends, family, and coworkers with AT&T Video Calling.3 LG V20 also supports three-channel carrier aggregation and 256 QAM, which lets you take advantage of the highest speeds on AT&T’s LTE-Advanced network.
The entertainment-centric LG V20 packs a 5.7 inch Quad HD IPS display and a suite of audio and video features that makes capturing and sharing life’s everyday moments easy. The LG V20 is equipped with dual cameras on the front and 2 rear facing cameras, including a 16 megapixel standard angle lens and an 8 megapixel 135 degree wide angle lens that captures more scenery than a standard lens. You can now record smoother, clearer video with Steady Record 2.0 image stabilization and experience high-quality audio through LG V20’s Hi-Fi video recording feature. An HD Audio Recorder and with Quad Digital Analog Converters deliver premium audio recording and playback.4 To see the V20 in action, check out this video.
“The LG V20 is an easy choice for our customers that are entertainment fanatics and are looking for a smartphone to not only take in their favorite content, but also make their own content,” said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president, Device and Network Services Marketing. “Combined with three offers that can only be found at AT&T, customers are getting a full ecosystem of entertainment-focused products at a great value.”
For more information on the LG V20 visit www.att.com/v20.
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1 Requires AT&T Wi-Fi Calling capable phone, Wi-Fi Network and postpaid wireless svc plan. Other restr’s/chrgs. may apply. See att.com/wificalling for more details.
2 Both sender & recipient(s) must be AT&T postpaid wireless customers w/established HD Voice acct & Advanced Messaging-capable devices that are turned on and w/in AT&T’s owned & operated domestic coverage area. Restr’s: File attachments must be 10MB or less. Your wireless rate plan’s SMS & MMS rates apply. Other restr’s apply. See www.att.com/advancedmessaging for more details.
3 Not avail. in all areas. Unless using Wi-Fi, your wireless rate plan’s voice & data rates will apply to each Video Call. All parties to call must be in AT&T HD Voice coverage using Video Call-capable devices. Other restr’s apply. See att.com/videocall for details.
4 Hi-Fi QUAD DAC (Digital to Analog Conversion) requires listening through wired headsets or speakers sold separately
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