87points

LG G6 Plus

40points

LG K8 (2017)

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LG G6 Plus vs LG K8 (2017)

LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

Why is LG G6 Plus better than LG K8 (2017)?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 0.1mm thinner
    7.9mmvs8mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Wireless charging
  • Has NFC
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

Why is LG K8 (2017) better than LG G6 Plus?

  • 19g lighter
    144gvs163g
  • Has a removable battery
  • 4.4mm shorter
    144.5mmvs148.9mm
  • 1.45% less body volume
    83.35cm³vs84.57668900000002cm³

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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

2.Weather sealed
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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

3.weight

163g

144g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.9mm

8mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

71.9mm

72.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

148.9mm

144.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2880px

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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

565ppi

294ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

5.7"

5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.every pixel has three subpixels
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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 AMOLED display
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

For example

Huawei Honor Magic 2

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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.RAM speed

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro)

667MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917)

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

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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

4.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 MSM8917)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

5.Uses big.LITTLE technology
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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.

6.Has out-of-order execution
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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

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Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP & 13MP

13MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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

1080 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

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

5MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has laser autofocus
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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

For example

Huawei Honor Magic 2

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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 G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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

3.number of microphones

2

1

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 G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3300mAh

2500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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.wireless charging
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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 G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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

5.Supports fast charging
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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 G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)
2.Has offline voice recognition
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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 G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)
5.Is free and open source
LG G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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 G6 Plus
LG K8 (2017)

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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