91points

LG G7 ThinQ

96points

Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

75points

Sony Xperia XZ Premium

LG G7 ThinQ
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LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) vs Sony Xperia XZ Premium

LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Why is LG G7 ThinQ better than Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) & Sony Xperia XZ Premium?

  • Weight
    162gvs163,195g
  • Has a radio
  • Has laser autofocus
  • Shoots raw
  • Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
  • Uses 3D facial recognition

Why is Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845) better than LG G7 ThinQ & Sony Xperia XZ Premium?

  • Widest aperture
    f/1.5 vs1.9 & 1.6,2f
  • Width
    68.7mmvs71.9,77mm
  • Height
    147.7mmvs153.2,156mm
  • Supports ANT+
  • Has a heart rate monitor
  • Volume
    86.25cm³vs87.019132,94.8948cm³
  • Has an AMOLED display
  • Uses HMP

Why is Sony Xperia XZ Premium better than LG G7 ThinQ & Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)?

  • Battery power
    3230mAhvs3000,3000mAh
  • CPU speed
    8 x 2.45GHzvs4 x 2.8 & 4 x 1.77,4 x 2.8 & 4 x 1.77GHz
  • Pixel density
    801ppivs564,570ppi
  • Resolution
    2160 x 3840pxvs1440 x 3120,1440 x 2960px
  • Front camera megapixels
    13MPvs8,8MP
  • Has manual shutter speed

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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

2.Weather sealed
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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

3.weight

162g

163g

195g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.9mm

8.5mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

71.9mm

68.7mm

77mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

153.2mm

147.7mm

156mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

1440 x 3120px

1440 x 2960px

2160 x 3840px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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

564ppi

570ppi

801ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4. newer Gorilla Glass version

5

5

5

Best

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition

6

5.screen size

6.1"

5.8"

5.5"

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

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

6.every pixel has three subpixels
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.RAM speed

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

1866MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

4.Has integrated graphics
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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

5.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

6.Uses big.LITTLE technology
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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.

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Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP & 16MP

12MP

19MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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

2160 x 60fps

2160 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

8MP

13MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has laser autofocus
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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 S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

5.has dedicated media keys
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

The music player can be blindly used.

For example

ZTE Nubia X

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Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

3000mAh

3230mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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

For example

Blu Advance L4

5.Supports fast charging
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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 S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
2.Has offline voice recognition
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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 G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
4.Supports Java
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium
5.Is free and open source
LG G7 ThinQ
Samsung Galaxy S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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 S9 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 845)
Sony Xperia XZ Premium

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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