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LG Optimus G vs LG Nexus 4

Top Nine Reasons for the

LG Optimus G

Compared to LG Nexus 4

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1405
A little bit higher pixel density
Comment
320 ppi
vs
318 ppi
0.63% higher pixel density
anonymous
1003
Significantly more megapixels (photo)
Comment
13 MP
vs
8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
388
A tad thinner
Comment
8.5 mm
vs
9.1 mm
0.60 mm thinner
anonymous
336
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
153
Sizably faster uploads
Comment
9.4 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
1.63x faster uploads
anonymous
119
Has a serial shot mode
Comment
Yes
vs
No
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
anonymous
75
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
anonymous
-126
A lot less body volume
Comment
77.25 cm³
vs
110 cm³
42.39% less body volume
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-139
Somewhat shorter
Comment
131.9 mm
vs
133.9 mm
2 mm shorter

LG Optimus G is better than LG Nexus 4 because...

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Top 21 Reasons for the

LG Nexus 4

Compared to LG Optimus G

anonymous
990
Amply higher resolution
Comment
1280x768 px
vs
1280x720 px
6.67% higher resolution
anonymous
505
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
462
Measurably faster downloads
Comment
42 MBits/s
vs
25.8 MBits/s
1.63x faster downloads
anonymous
410
Slightly lighter
Comment
139 g
vs
144.9 g
5.90 g lighter
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383
Sizably more internal storage
Comment
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
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353
Wireless charging
Comment
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
191
Has a BSI sensor
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
anonymous
179
Shoots 360° panorama
Comment
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.
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171
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
164
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
136
Has a CMOS sensor
Comment
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
97
Substantially lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.55 W/kg
vs
1.01 W/kg
0.46 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.
Anna Maria Priolo
43
Is a SlimPort device
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With SlimPort you can view HD content on a TV or monitor, by connecting it to the devices micro USB port.
Riadh Ferah
2
It was made by Google!
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Gives it an edge on gapps
anonymous
-45
A bit narrower
Comment
68.7 mm
vs
68.9 mm
0.20 mm narrower
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 6 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
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360
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
213
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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121
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
90
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.
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63
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Karthik Thangavelu
9
Has Google now which is better than SIRI
Comment
Yes
vs
No

LG Nexus 4 is better than LG Optimus G because...

Yes
vs
No

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