77points

LG G5 (H840)

97points

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus

100points

Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
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LG G5 (H840) vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
LG G5 (H840)
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

Why is LG G5 (H840) better than Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus & Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Weight
    159gvs189,189g
  • Thickness
    7.7mmvs8.5,8.5mm
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen
  • Height
    149.4mmvs158.1,158.1mm
  • Supports two SIM cards

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus better than LG G5 (H840) & Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

    Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than LG G5 (H840) & Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus?

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    Design

    1.Is dustproof and water resistant
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

    2.Weather sealed
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

    3.weight

    159g

    189g

    189g

    Best

    Palm Phone

    62.5g

    4.thickness

    7.7mm

    8.5mm

    8.5mm

    Best

    Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

    4.6mm

    5.width

    73.9mm

    73.8mm

    73.8mm

    Best

    Vertu Signature for Bentley

    42mm

    6.height

    149.4mm

    158.1mm

    158.1mm

    Best

    Motorola FlipOut

    67mm

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    Display

    1.resolution

    1440 x 2560px

    1440 x 2960px

    1440 x 2960px

    Best

    Sony Xperia H8541

    2160 x 4320px

    2.has branded damage resistant glass
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

    3.pixel density

    554ppi

    529ppi

    529ppi

    Best

    Sony Xperia H8541

    847ppi

    4.screen size

    5.3"

    6.2"

    6.2"

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

    Best

    Huawei Mate 20 X

    7.2"

    5. newer Gorilla Glass version

    4

    5

    5

    Best

    OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

    6

    6.every pixel has three subpixels
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    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.

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    Performance

    1.Has integrated LTE
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    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.Has integrated graphics
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

    3.CPU threads

    4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

    8 (Samsung Exynos 9810)

    4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

    Best

    Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

    8

    4.Uses big.LITTLE technology
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    Using big.LITTLE technology, a chip can switch between two sets of processor cores in order to maximise performance and battery life. For example, when playing a game the more powerful cores will be used to increase performance, whereas checking email will use the less powerful cores to maximise battery life.

    5.Has out-of-order execution
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

    6.RAM

    3GB

    6GB

    6GB

    Best

    Vivo NEX 2

    10GB

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    Cameras

    1.megapixels

    16MP

    12MP & 12MP

    12MP & 12MP

    Best

    Huawei Mate 20 X

    40 & 20 & 8MP

    2.has built-in optical image stabilization
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    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.video recording (main camera)

    2160 x 30fps

    2160 x 60fps

    2160 x 60fps

    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

    Crosscall Trekker-X4

    1080 x 120fps

    4.front camera megapixels

    8MP

    8MP

    8MP

    Best

    Wiko View2 Pro

    16 & 16MP

    5.Has laser autofocus
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    A laser autofocus system quickly determines the depth of the subject you want to focus on, allowing you to take photos much faster.

    6.widest aperture

    f/1.8

    f/2.4 & f/1.5

    f/2.4 & f/1.5

    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

    Vivo NEX 2

    1.3 & 1.8 & 1.8f

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    Audio

    1.has stereo speakers
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    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 S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

    3.number of microphones

    2

    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 S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    It works as an FM radio with included headsets

    5.has dedicated media keys
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    The music player can be blindly used.

    For example

    ZTE Nubia X

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    Battery

    1.battery power

    2800mAh

    3500mAh

    3500mAh

    Best

    Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

    16000mAh

    2.Has an ultra power save mode
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    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

    3.has a removable battery
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

    4.wireless charging
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

    5.Supports fast charging
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    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 a battery level indicator
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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    Features

    1.Is a multi-user system
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
    2.Has offline voice recognition
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

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

    3.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
    4.Supports Java
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
    5.Is free and open source
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    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.

    6.Has sharing intents
    LG G5 (H840)
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus
    Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

    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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