Samsung Galaxy S4 vs LG Optimus G

Top 44 Reasons for the

Samsung Galaxy S4

Compared to LG Optimus G

anonymous
2807
More battery power
Comment
2600 mAh
vs
2100 mAh
23.81% more battery power
anonymous
2260
Reasonably faster CPU clock speed
Comment
4 x 1.9 GHz
vs
4 x 1.5 GHz
26.67% faster CPU clock speed
anonymous
1899
Much higher pixel density
Comment
441 ppi
vs
320 ppi
37.81% higher pixel density
anonymous
1523
Somewhat bigger screen size
Comment
5 "
vs
4.7 "
6.38% bigger screen size. The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
anonymous
1329
Appreciably higher resolution
Comment
1920x1080 px
vs
1280x720 px
2.25x higher resolution
anonymous
1082
Has an external memory slot
Comment
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
1072
Measurably more megapixel (photo, front camera)
Comment
2 MP
vs
1.3 MP
1.54x more megapixel (photo, front camera)
anonymous
756
Has a removable battery
Comment
Yes
vs
No
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
anonymous
690
Lighter
Comment
130 g
vs
144.9 g
14.90 g lighter
anonymous
593
A little bit thinner
Comment
7.9 mm
vs
8.5 mm
0.60 mm thinner
anonymous
555
Distinctly faster downloads
Comment
100 MBits/s
vs
25.8 MBits/s
3.88x faster downloads
anonymous
524
Notably more internal storage
Comment
64 GB
vs
16 GB
48 GB more internal storage
anonymous
510
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
381
Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
Comment
Yes
vs
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
250
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
224
Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Comment
Yes
vs
No
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
anonymous
198
Has manual exposure
Comment
Yes
vs
No
This allows to manually set the exposure.
anonymous
196
Supports ANT+
Comment
Yes
vs
No
ANT+ is a wireless protocol similar to Bluetooth Smart, and is very power efficient. It is mainly used for fitness monitoring devices such as heart rate monitors and cadence sensors to connect to other devices, eg. sports watches, smartphones and cycling computers.
anonymous
179
Notably faster uploads
Comment
50 MBits/s
vs
9.4 MBits/s
5.32x faster uploads
anonymous
178
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
107
Significantly lower SAR for head (USA)
Comment
0.85 W/kg
vs
1.01 W/kg
0.16 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.
Faizan Ali
17
Ir blaster
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Have a ir blaster
anonymous
8
Slightly less body volume
Comment
75.32 cm³
vs
77.25 cm³
2.56% less body volume
Navjot Sethi
5
Support 4k
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Because of 4.4 kitkat android
Filsuf Navas
3
Has functional NFC
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Filsuf Navas
2
Slow motion video function is available in S4 also
Comment
Yes
vs
No
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Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yes
vs
No
Top 5 Reasons for Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
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575
Supports 4K resolution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.
anonymous
279
Is a multi-user system
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
259
Supports OpenGL ES 3.0, allowing for improved game graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
anonymous
227
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.
anonymous
77
You can customize your notifications, e.g. turn off notifications on an app specific basis
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
Yes
vs
No
Top 3 Reasons for Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064AB
anonymous
203
Has integrated LTE
Comment
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
117
Has integrated graphics
Comment
Yes
vs
No
With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.
anonymous
95
Has dynamic frequency scaling
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Dynamic frequency scaling is a technology that allows the processor to conserve power and reduce noise when it is under a light load.
Qualcomm Krait 300
Yes
vs
No
Top 4 Reasons for Qualcomm Krait 300
anonymous
75
Has NX bit
Comment
Yes
vs
No
NX bit helps protect the computer from malicious attacks.
anonymous
72
Supports hardware-assisted virtualization
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It is easier to obtain better performance when using virtualization if it is hardware-assisted.
anonymous
71
Has out-of-order execution
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.
anonymous
71
Has TrustZone
Comment
Yes
vs
No
A technology integrated into the processor to secure the device for use with features such as mobile payments and streaming video using digital rights management (DRM).

Samsung Galaxy S4 is better than LG Optimus G because...

Yes
vs
No

Top Seven Reasons for the

LG Optimus G

Compared to Samsung Galaxy S4

anonymous
817
Every pixel has three subpixels.
Comment
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.
anonymous
478
Has a radio
Comment
Yes
vs
No
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
anonymous
422
Has an IPS screen
Comment
Yes
vs
No
IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction.
anonymous
148
A bit narrower
Comment
68.9 mm
vs
69.8 mm
0.90 mm narrower
anonymous
116
Noticeably lower SAR for body (USA)
Comment
1.27 W/kg
vs
1.55 W/kg
0.28 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.
anonymous
92
A little bit shorter
Comment
131.9 mm
vs
136.6 mm
4.70 mm shorter
anonymous
87
Plays Adobe Flash
Comment
Yes
vs
No
Adobe Flash with video and sound is supported in the device's browser.

LG Optimus G is better than Samsung Galaxy S4 because...

Yes
vs
No

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