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LG G2 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Top 45 Reasons for the

LG G2

Compared to Samsung Galaxy Note 2

anonymous
1513
Much faster CPU clock speed
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4 x 2.26 GHz
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4 x 1.6 GHz
41.25% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1243
Measurably higher pixel density
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423 ppi
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267 ppi
1.58x higher pixel density
anonymous
903
Explicitly more megapixels (photo)
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13 MP
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8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
628
Substantially more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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2.1 MP
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1.9 MP
10.53% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
568
Every pixel has three subpixels
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Yes
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No
The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
anonymous
483
Has built-in optical image stabilization
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Yes
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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
406
Noticeably faster downloads
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100 MBits/s
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21 MBits/s
4.76x faster downloads
anonymous
333
Plenty lighter
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143 g
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183 g
40 g lighter
anonymous
320
A tad thinner
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8.9 mm
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9.4 mm
0.50 mm thinner
anonymous
307
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
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Yes
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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
158
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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Yes
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No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
153
Has manual exposure
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Yes
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No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
138
Considerably faster uploads
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50 MBits/s
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5.76 MBits/s
8.68x faster uploads
anonymous
129
Measurably smaller semiconductor size
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28 nm
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32 nm
4 nm smaller semiconductor size. A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.
anonymous
122
Has a CMOS sensor
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Yes
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No
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
Dom In
16
Has 60 fps video
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Yes
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No
Galaxy s4 has 30fps
Kaustav Ghosh
16
Has a guest mode
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Yes
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No
Lim Chee Hean
12
Has a radio
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Yes
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No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
John Smith
10
The smallest of the big screen phones
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Yes
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No
The LG G2 is the smallest of the big screen phones, thanks to the skimpy bezels around its display. This means it is noticeably less wide and less tall than than direct rivals such as the Sony Xperia Z1 Z2, HTC One M8, Galaxy S5.
Kaustav Ghosh
8
Audio Zoom
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Yes
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No
Lets you record the voice you want to hear while shooting a video
Damian Ramirez
7
Has curved design
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Yes
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No
It makes better the support in hands and more pretty.
James Chaundy
5
Elegant Edge-to-edge to display
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Yes
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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.
John Smith
5
More for your money
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Yes
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No
The LG G2 costs less from every retailer around the world on release and even now as compared to its direct rivals like the iphone 5s and the galaxy s4.
John Smith
5
Best screen to bezel ratio 2013/2014
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Yes
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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
4
USB OTG (on-the-go) support
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Yes
vs
No
Can be used as either USB host or slave without using any additional software.
John Smith
4
Display blends into bezel
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Yes
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No
This means that there is no black border frame around the edges of the entire display like on all iphones and most Galaxies.
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Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974AA v2
Yes
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No
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anonymous
62
Considerably higher ram speed
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800 MHz
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400 MHz
400 MHz higher ram speed. It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.
anonymous
42
Higher GeekBench result
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923
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478
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
anonymous
38
Has integrated LTE
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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
38
Notably more memory bandwidth
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12.8 GB/s
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6.4 GB/s
6.40 GB/s more memory bandwidth. This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.
Qualcomm Adreno 330 (450MHz)
Yes
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No
Top 4 Reasons for Qualcomm Adreno 330 (450MHz)
anonymous
49
Sizably higher floating-point performance
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0.1152 TFLOPS
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0.02 TFLOPS
0.10 TFLOPS higher floating-point performance. Floating-point performance is a measurement of the raw processing power of the GPU.
anonymous
40
Significantly higher pixel rate
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3.6 GPixel/s
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0.5 GPixel/s
3.10 GPixel/s higher pixel rate. The number of pixels that can be rendered to the screen every second.
anonymous
33
Newer version of OpenGL ES
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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
32
Newer version of OpenVG
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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
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No
Top 5 Reasons for Qualcomm Krait 400
anonymous
55
Has dynamic frequency scaling
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Yes
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No
Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
anonymous
41
Explicitly wider front-end
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3
vs
2
1 wider front-end. The CPU can decode more instructions per clock (IPC), meaning that the CPU performs better
anonymous
39
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
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Yes
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No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
anonymous
31
Considerably newer version of VFP
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4
vs
3
1 newer version of VFP. Vector Floating-Point (VFP) is used by the processor to deliver increased performance in areas such as digital imaging.
anonymous
30
Substantially more bits executed at a time
Reply
128
vs
64
64 more bits executed at a time. NEON provides acceleration for media processing, such as listening to MP3s.

LG G2 is better than Samsung Galaxy Note 2 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Twelve Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Compared to LG G2

anonymous
1961
A little bit more battery power
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3100 mAh
vs
3000 mAh
3.33% more battery power
anonymous
961
Somewhat bigger screen size
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5.5 "
vs
5.2 "
5.77% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
730
Has an external memory slot
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Yes
vs
No
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
anonymous
479
Has a removable battery
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Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
465
Has stereo speakers
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Yes
vs
No
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
anonymous
333
Has USB mass storage support
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Yes
vs
No
It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
anonymous
296
Has a radio
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Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
127
Has a video light
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Yes
vs
No
A video light helps when recording a movie in low-light situation like a party.
Aiden Richardson
43
Has a stylus
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Yes
vs
No
A stylus lets you draw on the screen and take notes like with a pen
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18)
Yes
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No
Top 2 Reasons for Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18)
anonymous
311
Supports 4K resolution
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Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
190
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
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Yes
vs
No
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yes
vs
No
Top 0 Reasons for Samsung Exynos 4412
ARM Mali 400 MP4
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for ARM Mali 400 MP4
anonymous
78
Significantly faster GPU clock speed
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533 MHz
vs
450 MHz
83 MHz faster GPU clock speed. The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is better than LG G2 because...

Yes
vs
No

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