Comparing Samsung Galaxy Note 2 vs LG Nexus 4

1. Samsung Galaxy Note 2

34 Reasons why Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is better

Comparing Samsung Galaxy Note 2 vs LG Nexus 4

1.Considerably more battery power
3100mAhvs 2100mAh (LG Nexus 4)
2.Considerably faster CPU clock speed
4 x 1.6GHzvs 4 x 1.5GHz (LG Nexus 4)
3.Notably bigger screen size
5.5"vs 4.7" (LG Nexus 4)
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
4.Considerably more megapixels (photo, front camera)
1.9MPvs 1.3MP (LG Nexus 4)
5.Has an external memory slot
Yesvs No (LG Nexus 4)
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
6.Has a removable battery
Yesvs No (LG Nexus 4)
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
7.Has stereo speakers
Yesvs No (LG Nexus 4)
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound that surrounds the user from left and right side, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
8.Has a radio
Yesvs No (LG Nexus 4)
It works as an FM radio with included headsets
9.Has a serial shot mode
Yesvs No (LG Nexus 4)
You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
10.Has AMOLED display
Yesvs No (LG Nexus 4)
AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.
11.Considerably lower SAR for body (USA)
0.95W/kgvs 1.27W/kg (LG Nexus 4)
SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at hip level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
12.Distinctly lower SAR for head (USA)
0.23W/kgvs 0.55W/kg (LG Nexus 4)
SAR (Specific Absorption Rate) describes how much radio frequency energy emitted by the device will be absorbed by your body. The rate is measured at head level. The legal limit is 1.6 W/kg in the USA.
13.Has a stylus
A stylus lets you draw on the screen and take notes like with a pen
14.Has a stylus
Yesvs No (LG Nexus 4)
A stylus is a pen-like accessory that allows you to interact with the touchscreen with greater precision, and is particularly useful for drawing and writing.
Android 4.3 Jelly Bean (API level 18)
Yesvs No (LG Nexus 4)
Samsung Exynos 4412
Yesvs No (LG Nexus 4)
Samsung Galaxy Note 2
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 specs
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 features
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 pros and cons
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 advantages
Samsung Galaxy Note 2 disadvantages

2. LG Nexus 4

25 Reasons why LG Nexus 4 is better

Comparing LG Nexus 4 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 2

1.Higher pixel density
318ppivs 267ppi (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
2.Reasonably higher resolution
768 x 1,280pxvs 720 x 1,280px (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
139gvs 183g (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
4.Every pixel has three subpixels
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
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.
9.1mmvs 9.4mm (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
6.Wireless charging
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.
7.Direct updates by OS vendor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
It can be updated directly by the OS vendor, so no need to wait until the manufacturer or network provider releases an update.
8.Clearly faster downloads
42MBits/svs 21MBits/s (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
68.7mmvs 80.5mm (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
133.9mmvs 151.1mm (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
11.Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
12.Shoots 360° panorama
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
It allows you to shoot a panorama 360° in every direction, by stitching together multiple shots that you take whilst turning on the spot. This creates a spherical 360° panorama, which allows you to look around in all directions instead of just horizontally.
13.A shade higher GeekBench result
492vs 478 (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
This is a cross-platform benchmark that measures the performance of the CPU. (Source: Primate Labs, 2016)
14.Has manual exposure
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
This allows to manually set the exposure.
15.Has a CMOS sensor
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
16.Modestly less body volume
110cm³vs 114.3cm³ (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
17.Substantially higher memory bandwidth
8.5GB/svs 6.4GB/s (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
A higher memory bandwidth means the memory can be accessed faster and therefore data can be retrieved quicker, having a positive effect on the performance.
18.Is a SlimPort device
With SlimPort you can view HD content on a TV or monitor, by connecting it to the devices micro USB port.
19.Supports QI Charging
This phone can charge wirelessly with any QI charging surface.
20.Wrapped glass edges
Feels nicer in the hand
21.Guaranteed android lollipop update
22.Google will know everything
23.Nice glas back
also shiny
Android 4.4 KitKat (API level 19)
Yesvs No (Samsung Galaxy Note 2)
LG Nexus 4
LG Nexus 4 specs
LG Nexus 4 features
LG Nexus 4 pros and cons
LG Nexus 4 advantages
LG Nexus 4 disadvantages