33points

LG K4 (2017)

82points

Samsung Galaxy S8

LG K4 (2017)
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LG K4 (2017) vs Samsung Galaxy S8

LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

Why is LG K4 (2017) better than Samsung Galaxy S8?

  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • 13g lighter
    138gvs151g
  • 0.1mm thinner
    7.9mmvs8mm
  • Has a removable battery
  • Has a radio
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 4.2mm shorter
    144.7mmvs148.9mm

Why is Samsung Galaxy S8 better than LG K4 (2017)?

  • 20% more battery power
    3000mAhvs2500mAh
  • 3.95x faster CPU speed
    4 x 2.45GHz & 4 x 1.9GHzvs4 x 1.1GHz
  • 2.9x higher pixel density
    568ppivs196ppi
  • 16% bigger screen size
    5.8"vs5"
  • 3GB more RAM memory
    4GBvs1GB
  • 2.4x more megapixels (main camera)
    12MPvs5MP
  • 10.4x higher resolution
    1440 x 2960pxvs480 x 854px
  • 1.6x more megapixels (front camera)
    8MPvs5MP

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

2.Weather sealed
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

3.weight

138g

151g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.9mm

8mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

72.6mm

68.1mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

144.7mm

148.9mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

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Display

1.resolution

480 x 854px

1440 x 2960px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.has branded damage resistant glass
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

196ppi

568ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

4.screen size

5"

5.8"

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 K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

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Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

400MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909)

624MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

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

Best

Infinix Zero 5 Pro

1000MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

4.CPU threads

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 835)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

5.Uses big.LITTLE technology
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

5MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

8MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

4.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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.

For example

Vivo NEX 2

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

6.has a flash
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

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Audio

1.has stereo speakers
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Kyocera DuraForce Pro 2

2.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

3.number of microphones

1

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 K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

It works as an FM radio with included headsets

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Battery

1.battery power

2500mAh

3000mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

4.wireless charging
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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

5.has a battery level indicator
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

6.has a rechargeable battery
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Is a multi-user system
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8
2.Has offline voice recognition
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8
4.Supports Java
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8
5.Is free and open source
LG K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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 K4 (2017)
Samsung Galaxy S8

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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