Secondary Camera: 8 MPix , f/2.0, LED flash
Average of 3 scores (from 7 reviews)
Reviews for the LG K40
The LG K40 is an affordable smartphone that includes a few tricks, such as DTS-X sound support. However, has the South Korean manufacturer focussed too much on flashy features and forgotten to get the basics right? Our rigorous tests will reveal all in this detailed review.
Source: Trusted Reviews Archive.org version
An unassuming affordable mid-range phone that features a surprising amount of technology but throws up performance concerns and doesn't look like it can compete with rivals from the likes of Motorola.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 03/01/2019
Source: Techradar Archive.org version
The LG K40 is far from the most exciting phone announced at MWC 2019, but if you're looking for a budget phone this may sport enough tech for you.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 02/28/2019
Source: Computerhoy ES→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/22/2019
Rating: Total score: 61%
Source: Zona Movilidad ES→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Simple design; smart AI mode; powerful processor; nice cameras.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 09/22/2019
Source: Tuexperto ES→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Compact size; nice design. Negative: Average performance.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 05/31/2019
Source: Tabletowo PL→EN Archive.org version
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 06/30/2019
Rating: Total score: 55% performance: 40% display: 60% mobility: 75% workmanship: 65%
Source: Komputerswiat PL→EN Archive.org version
Positive: Stylish design. Negative: Weak hardware; high price.
Single Review, online available, Long, Date: 04/18/2019
Imagination PowerVR GE8320: Integrated graphics card for mid-range ARM SoCs.
These graphics cards are not suited for Windows 3D games. Office and Internet surfing however is possible.
Helio P22 MT6762: ARM based octa core SoC (8x ARM Cortex-A53) clocked at up to 2 GHz. The chip also includes a Cat.7 LTE modem (300 Mbps download).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.
It is a very small display format for smartphones. You should by no means be mis-sighted and you will generally see very little on the screen and only have a small resolution available. In return, the device should be very small and handy.» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
LG Electronics Inc. is a subsidiary of LG Group. It is a South Korean company and was founded as Goldstar Co, Ltd, in 1958. The group offers products in the fields of information technology, consumer electronics and mobile communications, and home appliances. LG Electronics is the world's third largest home appliance manufacturer. As a notebook manufacturer, LG only became known to a wider audience in the German-speaking market in 2005. After a few years, LG largely withdrew from the laptop sector. The product range includes OLED, LED/LCD and plasma TVs, home theater systems, Blu-ray players as well as audio and video players.
65.9%: This rating is poor. More than three quarters of the models are rated better. That is rather not a purchase recommendation. Even if verbal ratings in this area do not sound that bad ("sufficient" or "satisfactory"), they are usually euphemisms that disguise a classification as a below-average laptop.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.