78points

LG G5 (H840)

75points

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Comparison winner
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151 facts in comparison

LG G5 (H840) vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
78
points
75
points

Why is LG G5 (H840) better than Samsung Galaxy S7 Active?

  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 26g lighter
    159gvs185g
  • Has a removable battery
  • 2.2mm thinner
    7.7mmvs9.9mm
  • Wireless charging
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 1.1mm narrower
    73.9mmvs75mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy S7 Active better than LG G5 (H840)?

  • 42.86% more battery power
    4000mAhvs2800mAh
  • 4.15% higher pixel density
    577ppivs554ppi
  • 1GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs3GB
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 32GB more internal storage
    64GBvs32GB
  • Weather sealed
  • 5.56% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.7 vs1.8f
  • 0.6mm shorter
    148.8mmvs149.4mm

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

2.Weather sealed
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

3.weight

159g

185g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.7mm

9.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

73.9mm

75mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

149.4mm

148.8mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2560px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

554ppi

577ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

4.screen size

5.3"

5.1"

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

Best

Huawei Mate X

8"

5.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6. newer Gorilla Glass version

4

4

Best

Sony Xperia 1 Dual SIM

6

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

2.GPU clock speed

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

The graphics processing unit (GPU) has a higher clock speed.

Best

Samsung Galaxy A40

1300MHz

3.RAM speed

933MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 652)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Umidigi One Max

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

5.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Has out-of-order execution
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP

12MP

Best

Xiaomi Mi 9

48 & 16 & 12MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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.

3.front camera megapixels

8MP

5MP

Best

Huawei P30 Lite

32MP

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.

Best

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 5G

2160 x 60fps

5.widest aperture

f/1.8

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.

Best

Xiaomi Black Shark 2 (128GB / 6GB RAM)

2.2 & 1.2f

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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 socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

3.number of microphones

2

2

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

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

4.Has a radio
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

A built-in FM radio tuner allows you to listen to most of the live-broadcasted FM radio stations without using the internet.

5.Has dedicated media keys
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Phones with physical keyboards have dedicated media keys, such as: play, stop, next, previous, volume up/down, etc.

For example

Blu Vivo One Plus (2019)

Battery

1.battery power

2800mAh

4000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2. longer battery life

21h

32h

The device's battery life (when in use) as given by the manufacturer. With a longer battery life you have to charge the device less often.

Best

Vernee V2 Pro

96h

3.wireless charging
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

4.has a removable battery
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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

5.Supports fast charging
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Fast charging technologies, like Qualcomm’s Quick Charge or MediaTek’s Pump Express, are used to reduce the time it takes to charge a device. For example, with Quick Charge 3.0, the battery can be charged to 50% in just 30 minutes.

6.Has an ultra power save mode
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

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.

For example

Oppo A7

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
2.Has offline voice recognition
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
4.Is free and open source
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

5.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active
6.Has sharing intents
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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