Comparison of flagship: LG G4 vs Galaxy Note 5
Latest flagship smartphone from LG, Samsung, HTC, Sony and OnePlus has been launched in market. But still we are waiting for latest flagship device from Xiaomi. Xiaomi Mi5 will be launched with Snapdragon 820 chip. Now techbyts is here to compare major specification of LG G4 vs Galaxy Note 5. It is an honest comparison to figure out best device among LG G4 and the Samsung Galaxy Note 5. Both devices packed with big screens, high-end specs and a few features that set them apart from each other. Some unique features make difference between both devices and rest of the smartphones. Here is a quick comparison of the LG G4 vs Galaxy Note 5.
When we start comparing size and design of LG G4 vs Galaxy Note 5, both devices has same size. It is very difficult to say there are any borrowed design elements between the two. Samsung has brought a new glass and metal design over to the Galaxy Note 5. Whereas LG G4 has a leather wrap on the back panel. The Galaxy Note 5 has rounded metal edges around the entire exterior while G4 has stuck with rather sharp plastic ones and tighter corners. Both are equal at this stage.
Now compare the hardware of LG G4 vs Galaxy Note 5. The LG G4 comes with 64bit Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 hexa-core 1.8GHz CPU while Samsung Galaxy Note 5 has Exynos 7420 octa-core (2.1GHz quad + 1.5GHz quad) CPU. The LG G4 packed with 3GB LPDDR3 RAM while Galaxy Note has 4GB LPDDR4 RAM same as OnePlus 2. In terms of internal storage both devices comes with 32GB / 64GB storage option. Finally in comparison of the hardware of LG G4 vs Galaxy Note 5, the Galaxy Note 5 is winner.
In terms of Camera LG G4 has 16MP rear camera with f/1.8, OIS 2.0, laser and auto focus and 8MP of front shooter with f/2.0. The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 also has same 16MP rear camera but it has 5MP of front camera with f/1.9. for selfies. Both devices can record 4K video recording from its camcorder. So in camera quality of LG G4 vs Galaxy Note 5, the LG G4 is winner. All major sensors and connectivity tools both smartphones are same. But if we talk about battery both devices has 3000mAh battery. Both devices run on Android 5.1 Lollipop out of box.
Full comparison of LG G4 vs Galaxy Note 5 as:
|Specifications||LG G4||Galaxy Note 5|
3G (HSPA+ 42Mbps)
LTE (Cat.6, VoLTE)
|LTE Cat.9 (300/50Mbps)|
|Display||5.5’’ Quad HD|
|5.7-inch QHD (2560x1440, 518 ppi) Super AMOLED|
|Processor||Second Gen Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 808|
Processor with X10 LTE. 64bit 1.8GHz Hexa-core
|Exynos 7420 octa-core (2.1GHz quad + 1.5GHz quad)
|Memory||RAM: 3GB, LPDDR3|
Internal Memory: 32GB eMMC expendable up to 128GB
|RAM: 4GB, LPDDR4
Internal Memory: 32GB/64GB, UFS 2.0
|Operating System||Android 5.1 (Lollipop), with OIS 2.0 UI||Android 5.1.1 Lollipop, Touchwiz Home|
|Camera||16MP OIS (rear), 8MP (front)||16MP OIS(rear), 5MP (front)|
|Camera Features||Face Detection, Tracking AF, Auto HDR (Front & Rear) , F1.8, Low Light Video (Front & Rear), High Clear Zoom, IR Detect White Balance, Slow and Fast Motion||Quick Launch, Tracking AF, Auto Real-time HDR(Front & Rear) , F1.9, Low Light Video(Front & Rear), High Clear Zoom, IR Detect White Balance, Virtual Shot, Slow Motion, Fast Motion, Pro Mode, Selective Focus|
|Other Features||Ultra Power Saving,|
3.5 mm audio jack,
Native USB tethering,
Micro USB Support,
|Ultra Power Saving Mode, Download Booster,
Microsoft Apps(OneDrive 115GB for 2 years, OneNote),
Sound Alive+, Private Mode,
Samsung Pay, Smart Manager,
S Health 4.0, S Finder, S Voice.
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
Bluetooth 4.1 LE (APT-x)
|WiFi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), HT80 MIMO(2x2) 620Mbps, Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct,
Bluetooth®: v4.1, A2DP, LE, apt-X, ANT+
Mobile hotspot, NFC, IR Remote, USB 2.0
|Sensor||Accelerometer, Light, Gyroscope, Proximity, Compass, Barometer, Fingerprint, Hall, HRM||Accelerometer, Light, Gyroscope, Proximity, Compass, Barometer, Fingerprint, Hall, HRM|
|Wireless Charging||Wireless Charger requires Quick Circle™ Case||WPC1.1(4.6W Output) & PMA 1.0(4.2W) compatible|
|Dimension||148.9 x 76.1 x 6.9mm, Weight - 155g||153.2 x 76.1 x 7.6mm, Weight - 171g|
|Battery||3000 mAh, removable||3000 mAh, Non-removable|
So in all major terms of comparison of LG G4 vs Galaxy Note 5; the winner is Galaxy Note 5 But it is your choice that which device suites you most. Stay tuned with tech byts for more. 🙂