The LG V30 follows the bezel-less trend in smartphones with its 6" QHD+ OLED display. It supports HDR10 for improved brightness, color, and contrast when viewing movies, TV shows, and games. It has a Floating Bar with app shortcuts and call notifications that is moveable and collapsible. It's made with premium anodized metal sides, it has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection on the front and back, it's shock resistant and IP68 dust and water resistant.
The LG V30 has a dual rear-facing camera. The standard-angle lens is 16MP, while the wide-angle lens is 13MP. It has a 5MP front-facing wide-angle lens. The front-facing camera can automatically take a selfie with face detection or a simple hand gesture. It can also take four selfies in sequence by making a fist twice. It has a Beauty Shot feature, which softens facial features as well. Similar to DSLR cameras, the LG V30's camera has a wide f/1.6 aperture and glass lens, giving it great low-light performance and improved color clarity. Inside the camera app, there are 16 preset filters to change the color and effect of the photo.
LG V30 can record 4K video at 30FPS along with a manual video mode that makes it possible to adjust audio, focus, white balance, frame rates, and more. When in manual mode, it can capture a wider color gamut. It features slow-motion video recording at 240 FPS, and time-lapse video. There's also a quick video editor so you can trim videos, combine files, add a soundtrack, and add themes. LG V30's sound output and audio recording is improved as well. It has a 32-Bit Hi-Fi Quad DAC built-in. For recording clearer audio, it has 2 analog mics that combine with the phone's receiver. There's a wind noise filter to minimize background noise.
The LG V30 runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 2.45 GHz x 4 + 1.9 GHz x 4 Octa-Core processor. It has 4 GB of RAM, and 64 GB or 128 GB of internal storage. It supports a microSD card up to 2 TB. It has a USB Type-C charging port in addition to wireless charging, and it supports Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0. It has Fingerprint ID for gaining access to the phone and making mobile payments, but it also has Face Recognition for unlocking the phone.