89points

LG G6 Plus

35points

Samsung Galaxy A5

Comparison winner
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Samsung Galaxy A5
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140 facts in comparison

LG G6 Plus vs Samsung Galaxy A5

LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5
89
points
35
points

Why is LG G6 Plus better than Samsung Galaxy A5?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Wireless charging
  • Has NFC
  • Has fast 802.11ac WiFi connection

Why is Samsung Galaxy A5 better than LG G6 Plus?

  • 40g lighter
    123gvs163g
  • 1.2mm thinner
    6.7mmvs7.9mm
  • 2.2mm narrower
    69.7mmvs71.9mm
  • 9.6mm shorter
    139.3mmvs148.9mm
  • Supports ANT+
  • Has an AMOLED display

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

2.Weather sealed
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

3.thickness

7.9mm

6.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

163g

123g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

71.9mm

69.7mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

148.9mm

139.3mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2880px

720 x 1280px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

565ppi

294ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

5.7"

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
Samsung Galaxy A5

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
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

650MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro)

450MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (1.2GHz))

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.DirectX version

11.1 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro)

9.3 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (1.2GHz))

DirectX is used in games, with newer versions supporting better graphics.

Best

Asus Zenfone Max M2 (32GB / 3GB RAM)

12

4.Has integrated graphics
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

5.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 MSM8226 (1.2GHz))

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Has out-of-order execution
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

13MP & 13MP

13MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

5MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

5.Has laser autofocus
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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
Samsung Galaxy A5

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.

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

3.has a radio
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

4.has dedicated media keys
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

3300mAh

2300mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

3.has a removable battery
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

4.Supports fast charging
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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.

5.has a battery level indicator
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5
2.Has offline voice recognition
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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
Samsung Galaxy A5
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5
5.Is free and open source
LG G6 Plus
Samsung Galaxy A5

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
Samsung Galaxy A5

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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