LG Optimus G vs LG Nexus 4

Top Eight Reasons for the

LG Optimus G

Compared to LG Nexus 4

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A tad higher pixel density
320 ppi
vs
318 ppi
0.63% higher pixel density
anonymous
532
Measurably more megapixels (photo)
13 MP
vs
8 MP
1.63x more megapixels (photo)
anonymous
132
Has a radio
Yes
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No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
98
A shade thinner
8.5 mm
vs
9.1 mm
0.60 mm thinner
anonymous
89
Vastly faster uploads
9.4 MBits/s
vs
5.76 MBits/s
1.63x faster uploads
anonymous
58
Plays Adobe Flash
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.
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-360
Amply less body volume
77.25 cm³
vs
110 cm³
42.39% less body volume
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-393
Marginally shorter
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 30 Reasons for the

LG Nexus 4

Compared to LG Optimus G

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583
Way higher resolution
1280x768 px
vs
1280x720 px
6.67% higher resolution
anonymous
282
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.
anonymous
243
Clearly faster downloads
42 MBits/s
vs
25.8 MBits/s
1.63x faster downloads
anonymous
157
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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157
Significantly more internal storage
32 GB
vs
16 GB
16 GB more internal storage
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99
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yes
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No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
95
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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89
A little bit lighter
139 g
vs
144.9 g
5.90 g lighter
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81
Has manual exposure
Yes
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No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
62
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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55
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.
anonymous
55
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.
Anna Maria Priolo
23
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.
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
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No
Nuff said
Alexxa Cuellar
-15
Nice rubber back
Yes
vs
No
Shivan Tee
-23
Best camera app
Yes
vs
No
With cool panorama feature
Tal Peleg
-26
It's cheaper
Yes
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No
Because it's older
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-348
A bit narrower
68.7 mm
vs
68.9 mm
0.20 mm narrower
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 15 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
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169
Supports 4K resolution
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
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133
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Yes
vs
No
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38
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Yes
vs
No
Christalyn Britton
24
Vastly Customizable
Yes
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No
Launchers are available for android devices that allow full customization of the home screen and pretty much anything else. The widgets also add some more customisation.
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18
You can take a screenshot of your phone's screen
Yes
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No
Florence Collins
17
"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.
Emilia Brzdąkiewicz
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.
Maty Sanchez
2
PlayStation Mobile Certified
Yes
vs
No
This Xperia can play apps & games from PlayStation Mobile platform. US/EU PSN ID is required to use this feature.
Sadiah Latip
2
Better Performance
Yes
vs
No
Canon has got user friendly UI n better performance....
Vidhya Vs
1
NEXUS BATTERY CASE IS AVAILABELE
Yes
vs
No
NEXUS BATTERY CASE 2800 MAH [url]
Sabrina Falcone
1
Yes
Yes
vs
No
Is apple really still in business?
Sudeep Ramachandran
1
Beautiful shape attery backup and clear camera viwith good b
Yes
vs
No
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.
Johannes Schwaben
-17
CANVAS 2 HAS IPS SCREEN AND WIN PRO HAS CAPACITIVE SCREEN
Yes
vs
No
Steffan Wood
-18
Lenses the
Yes
vs
No
The lesne in the oppi n1 is bigger and longer which means it better at macro photograph than Samsung 1cm software

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