77points

LG G5 (H840)

93points

Samsung Galaxy Note 8

LG G5 (H840)
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LG G5 (H840) vs Samsung Galaxy Note 8

LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Why is LG G5 (H840) better than Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 36g lighter
    159gvs195g
  • 0.9mm thinner
    7.7mmvs8.6mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 0.9mm narrower
    73.9mmvs74.8mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 8 better than LG G5 (H840)?

  • 17.86% more battery power
    3300mAhvs2800mAh
  • 11.11% faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.7GHzvs8 x 1.8GHz
  • 18.87% bigger screen size
    6.3"vs5.3"
  • 3GB more RAM memory
    6GBvs3GB
  • 1.5x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MP & 12MPvs16MP
  • 15.63% higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs1440 x 2560px
  • 224GB more internal storage
    256GBvs32GB
  • Is dustproof and water resistant

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Design

1.weight

159g

195g

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62.5g

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

3.thickness

7.7mm

8.6mm

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4.6mm

4.width

73.9mm

74.8mm

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42mm

5.Weather sealed
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

6.height

149.4mm

162.5mm

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67mm

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Display

1.pixel density

554ppi

521ppi

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847ppi

2.screen size

5.3"

6.3"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

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7.2"

3.resolution

1440 x 2560px

1440 x 2960px

Best

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2160 x 4320px

4.has branded damage resistant glass
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

5.every pixel has three subpixels
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

6.has an IPS screen
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

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Performance

1.CPU speed

8 x 1.8GHz

4 x 2.3GHz & 4 x 1.7GHz (Samsung Exynos 8895)

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10 x 2.6GHz

2.RAM

3GB

6GB

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10GB

3.has an external memory slot
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

4.internal storage

32GB

256GB

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5.semiconductor size

14nm

10nm

A smaller size indicates that the process to create the chip is newer.

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7nm

6.Has integrated LTE
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP

12MP & 12MP

Best

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40 & 20 & 8MP

2.front camera megapixels

8MP

8MP

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16 & 16MP

3.has built-in optical image stabilization
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

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1080 x 120fps

5.widest aperture

f/1.8

f/2.4 & f/1.7

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

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1.4 & 2.6f

6.Has a dual-tone LED flash
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

A dual-tone flash has LED lights with different color temperatures, delivering a better color balance to photos and videos.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.has a radio
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

3.number of microphones

2

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

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4

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

5.has dedicated media keys
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

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Battery

1.battery power

2800mAh

3300mAh

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16000mAh

2.has a removable battery
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

3.wireless charging
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.Has an ultra power save mode
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

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5.has a rechargeable battery
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

6.has a battery level indicator
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.download speed

600MBits/s

600MBits/s

Best

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1200MBits/s

2.has NFC
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

3.Is DLNA certified
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

All DLNA certified products are compatible with one another. When different devices are connected to the same network, data can be transferred easily between them.

4.Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

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.

5.Has a fingerprint scanner
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy Note 8

The device has a fingerprint scanner which identifies the user.

6.Bluetooth version

4.2

5

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5.1

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