87points

LG G6 Plus

21points

Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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LG G6 Plus vs Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

Why is LG G6 Plus better than Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S?

  • Has branded damage resistant glass
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 0.8mm thinner
    7.9mmvs8.7mm
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Wireless charging
  • Has NFC
  • Has an IPS screen

Why is Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S better than LG G6 Plus?

  • 46g lighter
    117gvs163g
  • Has a removable battery
  • 8.9mm narrower
    63mmvs71.9mm
  • 23.9mm shorter
    125mmvs148.9mm
  • Supports ANT+
  • 18.99% less body volume
    68.51cm³vs84.57668900000002cm³
  • Has a HDMI output

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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

2.Weather sealed
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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

3.weight

163g

117g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.9mm

8.7mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

71.9mm

63mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

148.9mm

125mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2880px

480 x 854px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

565ppi

233ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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"

4.2"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.Has an AMOLED display
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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

For example

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

6.every pixel has three subpixels
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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 G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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.Uses big.LITTLE technology
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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.

3.Has integrated graphics
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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

4.Has out-of-order execution
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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

5.RAM

4GB

0.5GB

Best

ZTE Nubia Red Magic Mars

10GB

6.Has AES
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

13MP & 13MP

8MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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.Has laser autofocus
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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 Mate 20 X

4.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

720 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

5.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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.

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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 G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3300mAh

1500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.wireless charging
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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

4.Supports fast charging
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S
2.Has offline voice recognition
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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 G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S
4.Supports Java
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S
5.Is free and open source
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

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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Miscellaneous

1.Has a built-in FM transmitter
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

Built-in FM transmitter allows you to wirelessly stream music from your device to any radio, e.g. in your car, at a predefined frequency.

For example

T-Mobile Doubleshot

2.has a 24p cinema mode
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

3.has a dedicated Facebook key
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

Whenever the Facebook key lights up contents can be quickly shared by pressing it.

For example

HTC Cha Cha

4.supports AVCHD format
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

5.Is a system camera
LG G6 Plus
Sony Ericsson Xperia Arc S

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

For example

Coolpad Quattro 4G

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