93points

LG G7 ThinQ

60points

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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148 facts in comparison

LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
93
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60
points

Why is LG G7 ThinQ better than Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Wireless charging
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 15.79% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/1.9 & f/1.6vs1.9f
  • Has a dual-tone LED flash
  • Has a BSI sensor

Why is Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) better than LG G7 ThinQ?

  • 2x more megapixels (front camera)
    16MPvs8MP
  • 5g lighter
    157gvs162g
  • 0.5mm narrower
    71.4mmvs71.9mm
  • 7.1mm shorter
    146.1mmvs153.2mm
  • 326MHz faster GPU clock speed
    950MHzvs624MHz
  • Supports ANT+
  • Has an AMOLED display
  • 5.3% less body volume
    82.41cm³vs87.019132cm³

Top specs and features

Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

2.Weather sealed
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

3.thickness

7.9mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

4.weight

162g

157g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

5.width

71.9mm

71.4mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

153.2mm

146.1mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 3120px

1080 x 1920px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

564ppi

423ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

6.1"

5.2"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5. newer Gorilla Glass version

5

4

Best

Asus Zenfone Max Pro M2 (64GB / 4GB RAM)

6

6.every pixel has three subpixels
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (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.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (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.GPU clock speed

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

950MHz (Samsung Exynos 7880)

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

4.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

8 (Samsung Exynos 7880)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

5.Has out-of-order execution
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

6.maximum memory bandwidth

29.9GB/s (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

16.5GB/s (Samsung Exynos 7880)

This is the maximum rate that data can be read from or stored into memory.

Best

Sony Xperia XZ2 Dual SIM

29.9GB/s

Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP & 16MP

16MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (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 60fps

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

8MP

16MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.widest aperture

f/1.9 & f/1.6

f/1.9

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

6.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

Audio

1.has stereo speakers
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (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.has a removable battery
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

4.wireless charging
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
2.Has offline voice recognition
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)
5.Is free and open source
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy A5 (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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