LG Nexus 4 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Top 25 Reasons for the

LG Nexus 4

Compared to Samsung Galaxy Note 2

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678
Higher pixel density
318 ppi
vs
267 ppi
19.10% higher pixel density
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579
Reasonably higher resolution
1280x768 px
vs
1280x720 px
6.67% higher resolution
anonymous
322
Every pixel has three subpixels
Yes
vs
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.
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278
Direct updates by OS vendor
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
237
Vastly faster downloads
42 MBits/s
vs
21 MBits/s
2x faster downloads
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153
Wireless charging
Yes
vs
No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
anonymous
97
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
96
A little thinner
9.1 mm
vs
9.4 mm
0.30 mm thinner
anonymous
86
Much lighter
139 g
vs
183 g
44 g lighter
anonymous
80
Has manual exposure
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
62
Has a CMOS sensor
Yes
vs
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.
anonymous
62
Higher GeekBench result
492
vs
478
Higher GeekBench result. This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2014)
anonymous
53
Shoots 360° panorama
Yes
vs
No
It allows you to shoot a panorama 360° in every direction, by stitching together multiple shots that you take whilst turning on the spot. This creates a spherical 360° panorama, which allows you to look around in all directions instead of just horizontally.
anonymous
49
Notably higher memory bandwidth
8.5 GB/s
vs
6.4 GB/s
2.10 GB/s higher memory bandwidth. A higher memory bandwidth means the memory can be accessed faster and therefore data can be retrieved quicker, having a positive effect on the performance.
Anna Maria Priolo
23
Is a SlimPort device
Yes
vs
No
With SlimPort you can view HD content on a TV or monitor, by connecting it to the devices micro USB port.
Alexxa Cuellar
2
Has a built-in HDR mode plus geotag
Yes
vs
No
Add your GPS location to your phone plus you can turn it on or off , same goes for [url] swipe from the top when in your in camera mode and select setting
Remy Dovers
-1
Soft volume buttons
Yes
vs
No
Less abrasive than the ceramic upgrade on the Nexus 5
Aiden Richardson
-2
Has glass back
Yes
vs
No
A glass back looks nice
Sri Hari Vishal
-4
Its flash is better than iphone 5s's dual flash
Yes
vs
No
David Roberto
-9
Lasts for up to 30mins in 5ft of water
Yes
vs
No
Minimizes breakage caused by water damage
David Harabagiu
-13
It's a nexus
Yes
vs
No
Nuff said
Alexxa Cuellar
-15
Nice rubber back
Yes
vs
No
Tal Peleg
-26
It's cheaper
Yes
vs
No
Because it's older
anonymous
-350
Measurably narrower
68.7 mm
vs
80.5 mm
11.80 mm narrower
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-361
Marginally less body volume
110 cm³
vs
114.3 cm³
3.91% less body volume
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Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Florence Collins
16
"Find my phone" voice command
Yes
vs
No
You can ask Google Now to find your phone when you have misplaced it nearby, and the phone will ring loudly so that you can find it.
Pavide Darenti
14
Has smart caller ID
Yes
vs
No
Whenever you get a call from a phone number not in your contacts, your phone will look for matches from businesses with a local listing on Google Maps.
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11
Has an immersive mode
Yes
vs
No
Hides everything except the app you're using.
Pavide Darenti
9
Has "OK Google" voice command feature
Yes
vs
No
When saying 'Ok Google' it will activate voice control.
Pavide Darenti
8
Has Chromecast support
Yes
vs
No
With your Android device and a Chromecast, you can enjoy your favorite online entertainment, from Netflix, YouTube, Hulu Plus, and Google Play on your HDTV.
Vidhya Vs
1
NEXUS BATTERY CASE IS AVAILABELE
Yes
vs
No
NEXUS BATTERY CASE 2800 MAH [url]
Florence Collins
-1
Supports Square credit card reader
Yes
vs
No
This smartphone attachment from Square means that you can receive credit card payments using your device. It can be useful for small businesses etc, so you don't miss out on sales if customers aren't carrying cash.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-4
Has Cloud Print feature
Yes
vs
No
You can print docs easily from your phone or tablet.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
-8
Has step counter built-in
Yes
vs
No
When you use fitness apps like Moves on nexus 5, the phone acts as a pedometer to count steps. Android 4.4 and updated hardware make this a more battery-friendly way to measure your activity.
Shaun Da Rocha
-9
Cyanogenmod ready
Yes
vs
No
With Cyanogenmod, customize your phone's or tablet's interface in any way imaginable. Just go to Cyanogenmod's website, get the installer, and follow the simple steps to get your device truly open-source.

LG Nexus 4 is better than Samsung Galaxy Note 2 because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Twelve Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy Note 2

Compared to LG Nexus 4

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1081
Significantly more battery power
3100 mAh
vs
2100 mAh
47.62% more battery power
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844
Slightly faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.6 GHz
vs
4 x 1.5 GHz
6.67% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
476
Bigger screen size
5.5 "
vs
4.7 "
17.02% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
449
Has an external memory slot
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.
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290
Sizably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
1.9 MP
vs
1.3 MP
46.15% more megapixel (photo, front camera)
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267
Has stereo speakers
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.
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246
Has a removable battery
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
131
Has a radio
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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64
Distinctly lower SAR for body (USA)
0.95 W/kg
vs
1.27 W/kg
0.32 W/kg lower SAR for body (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
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56
Considerably lower SAR for head (USA)
0.23 W/kg
vs
0.55 W/kg
0.32 W/kg lower SAR for head (USA). SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
Aiden Richardson
13
Has a stylus
Yes
vs
No
A stylus lets you draw on the screen and take notes like with a pen
Ameer Panoor
-8
3g video calling
Yes
vs
No
Iphone not support to 3g video calling
Ameer Panoor
-10
Blue tooth trancfer
Yes
vs
No
Iphone 5s not support blue tooth trancfers to other brand
Bruno Silva
-13
NFC
Yes
vs
No
NFC for fastest sharing
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18)
Yes
vs
No
Top 1 Reason for Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18)
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144
Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is better than LG Nexus 4 because...

Yes
vs
No

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