Apple iPhone 5C vs LG G2

Top 16 Reasons for the

Apple iPhone 5C

Compared to LG G2

anonymous
658
Somewhat lighter
Comment
132 g
vs
143 g
11 g lighter
anonymous
560
Direct updates by OS vendor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
anonymous
435
Has a dedicated camera button
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
anonymous
192
Has a video light
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
anonymous
126
Considerably narrower
Comment
59.2 mm
vs
70.9 mm
11.70 mm narrower
anonymous
123
Has AF tracking
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
anonymous
69
Lots shorter
Comment
124.4 mm
vs
138.5 mm
14.10 mm shorter
anonymous
51
Has AirPlay
Comment
Yes
vs
No
AirPlay allows wireless connection of Apple devices with external screens or speakers. You may stream computer screen, video and music from iOS devices, play games like on consoles or present your slideshows easily on your TV.
Florence Collins
13
Front camera has BSI sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A backside illuminated camera sensor is better at capturing images in low light. It is useful to have it on your front camera if you have video chats etc. in places without much light.
Naz D'Aboville
1
Smooth to hold
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Shape and material of the back of the phone fits well in your hand
anonymous
-9
Reasonably less body volume
Comment
66.1 cm³
vs
87.39 cm³
32.21% less body volume
Apple A6
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Apple A6
anonymous
57
Significantly bigger L1 cache
Comment
64 KB
vs
32 KB
32 KB bigger L1 cache. A larger L1 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
iOS 7.0
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for iOS 7.0
anonymous
252
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
109
Has a child lock
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A child lock enables adults to prevent or restrict children’s use of the device.
anonymous
76
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The device will signal upcoming turns and prepare you, ensuring you stay on route.
anonymous
23
Supports slow motion video recording
Comment
Yes
vs
No

Apple iPhone 5C is better than LG G2 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top 47 Reasons for the

LG G2

Compared to Apple iPhone 5C

anonymous
2729
Distinctly more battery power
Comment
3000 mAh
vs
1510 mAh
1.99x more battery power
anonymous
2179
Sizably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 2.26 GHz
vs
2 x 1.3 GHz
3.48x faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1838
Amply higher pixel density
Comment
423 ppi
vs
326 ppi
29.75% higher pixel density
anonymous
1456
Amply bigger screen size
Comment
5.2 "
vs
4 "
30% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1396
Amply more RAM memory
Comment
2 GB
vs
1 GB
1 GB more RAM memory
anonymous
1324
Vastly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
13 MP
vs
8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
1028
Noticeably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2.1 MP
vs
1.2 MP
1.75x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
832
Has branded damage resistant glass
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontail Glass) is thin and lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.
anonymous
661
Has built-in optical image stabilization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect vibrations of the camera. The lens and / or sensor move in response, adjusting the optical path. This ensures that any motion is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
anonymous
563
Can be charged via standard USB cable
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It can be charged and operated with a standard USB cable connected to your computer, or with a USB power supply.
anonymous
562
Modestly thinner
Comment
8.9 mm
vs
8.97 mm
0.07 mm thinner
anonymous
466
Is DLNA certified
Comment
Yes
vs
No
All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.
anonymous
382
Has NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.
anonymous
375
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Comment
Yes
vs
No
802.11ac wireless works on the 5GHz frequency range. It offers higher transfer rates, improved reliability and improved power consumption. It provides advantages for gaming and HD video streaming.
anonymous
192
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
185
Clearly smaller semiconductor size
Comment
28 nm
vs
32 nm
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
Adnan Ali
19
Has a guest mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
James Chaundy
12
Elegant Edge-to-edge to display
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This device has virtually no bezels on the sides making the screen elegantly stand out and therefore has much smaller dimensions for its screen size.
Kaustav Ghosh
12
Audio Zoom
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Lets you record the voice you want to hear while shooting a video
John Smith
9
Best screen to bezel ratio 2013/2014
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The LG G2 has more screen for every bit of side and top bottom bezel. This means, the face of the phone is 75% display. Now compare that with rivals like the iphone 5s and the Galaxy line often maxing out at barely 60%.
Rajesh Desai
7
USB OTG (on-the-go) support
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Can be used as either USB host or slave without using any additional software.
John Smith
6
Display blends into bezel
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This means that there is no black border frame around the edges of the entire display like on all iphones and most Galaxies.
John Smith
4
Built in slow motion video playback
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The camera records at 60fps and the gallery app can play this video in slow motion.
Adnan Ali
4
Double tap wake up
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can double tap the screen to screen on the device
Parsa KH
3
A dedicated camera botton
Comment
Yes
vs
No
By pressing and holding down the volume down key in off mode it directly gets you to camera mode and by pressing it again it'll take a snapshot and lg made it easier to capture moments
Dave Haynie
1
Has turn by turn directions
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Google Navigator is a great turn-by-turn navigation app, standard on all Android phones.
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
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188
Has integrated LTE
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.
anonymous
143
Vastly higher ram speed
Comment
800 MHz
vs
533 MHz
267 MHz higher ram speed. It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
anonymous
90
Measurably more CPU threads
Comment
4
vs
2
2 more CPU threads. More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.
anonymous
89
Higher GeekBench result
Comment
923
vs
711
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
anonymous
75
Explicitly more memory bandwidth
Comment
12.8 GB/s
vs
8.5 GB/s
4.30 GB/s more memory bandwidth. This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
anonymous
64
Noticeably bigger L2 cache
Comment
2 MB
vs
1 MB
1 MB bigger L2 cache. A larger L2 cache results in faster CPU and system-wide performance.
Qualcomm Adreno 330 (450MHz)
Yes
vs
No
Top 5 Reasons for Qualcomm Adreno 330 (450MHz)
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217
Clearly faster GPU clock speed
Comment
450 MHz
vs
266 MHz
184 MHz faster GPU clock speed. The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.
anonymous
113
Appreciably higher floating-point performance
Comment
0.1152 TFLOPS
vs
0.0255 TFLOPS
0.09 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance. Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
anonymous
87
Newer version of DirectX
Comment
9.3
vs
9
Newer version of DirectX. DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.
anonymous
66
Newer version of OpenGL ES
Comment
3
vs
2
Newer version of OpenGL ES. OpenGL ES is used for games on mobile devices such as smartphones. Newer versions support better graphics.
anonymous
50
Newer version of OpenVG
Comment
3
vs
1.1
Newer version of OpenVG. OpenVG is used to improve the rendering of 2D graphics on mobile devices, for example the user interface (UI) on a smartphone.
Qualcomm Krait 400
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Qualcomm Krait 400
anonymous
43
Substantially more bits executed at a time
Comment
128
vs
64
64 more bits executed at a time. NEON provides acceleration for media processing, such as listening to MP3s.
Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
Yes
vs
No
Top 8 Reasons for Android 4.2 Jelly Bean (API level 17)
anonymous
354
The browser has word wrap
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The web browser has automatic word wrap when zooming, the user can easily read long lines without scrolling horizontally.
anonymous
339
Supports widgets
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
anonymous
266
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
221
Is free and open source
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.
anonymous
215
Has offline voice recognition
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.
anonymous
201
Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
193
Supports Java
Comment
Yes
vs
No

LG G2 is better than Apple iPhone 5C because...

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vs
No

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