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LG Optimus G vs LG Nexus 4

Top Seven Reasons for the

LG Optimus G

Compared to LG Nexus 4

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A shade higher pixel density
320 ppi
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318 ppi
0.63% higher pixel density
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893
Explicitly more megapixels (photo)
13 MP
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8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
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316
Somewhat thinner
8.5 mm
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9.1 mm
0.60 mm thinner
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295
Has a radio
Yes
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No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
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Significantly faster uploads
9.4 MBits/s
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5.76 MBits/s
1.63x faster uploads
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Much less body volume
77.25 cm³
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110 cm³
42.39% less body volume
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Marginally shorter
131.9 mm
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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

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Much higher resolution
1280x768 px
vs
1280x720 px
6.67% higher resolution
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471
Direct updates by OS vendor
Yes
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No
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
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405
Explicitly faster downloads
42 MBits/s
vs
25.8 MBits/s
1.63x faster downloads
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328
Marginally lighter
139 g
vs
144.9 g
5.90 g lighter
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322
Measurably more internal storage
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
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Wireless charging
Yes
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No
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
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Has a BSI sensor
Yes
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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.
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Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
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No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
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Shoots 360° panorama
Yes
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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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Has manual exposure
Yes
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No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
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Has a CMOS sensor
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.
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Clearly lower SAR for head (USA)
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.
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42
Is a SlimPort device
Yes
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No
With SlimPort you can view HD content on a TV or monitor, by connecting it to the devices micro USB port.
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A shade narrower
68.7 mm
vs
68.9 mm
0.20 mm narrower
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
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No
Top 7 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
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Supports 4K resolution
Yes
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No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
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Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
vs
No
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Is a multi-user system
Yes
vs
No
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Has offline voice recognition
Yes
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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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You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Yes
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No
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Offers free development
Yes
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No
With android, you can make any app you want (without uploading it to Google Play) free of charge.
Jacob Kumar
6
Exellent Features (UI)
Yes
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No

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

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