LG G6 cheaper than rival Samsung Galaxy S8. But how do they compare on paper and what is so new about them? Here we are Describe the Difference of LG G6 vs. Samsung Galaxy S8. LG G6 and Samsung Galaxy S8 both are based on Various Parameters.
LG G6 vs. Samsung Galaxy S8
Samsung Galaxy S8
|Display||5.7-inch QHD+ (2880×1440 pixels) with aspect ratio of 18:9||5.8-inch QHD (2960x1440pixels) with aspect ratio of 18.5:9|
|Processor||Qualcomm 64-bit Snapdragon 821 quad-core||64-bit Exynos 8895 octa-core SoC|
|Rear camera||13-megapixel dual camera||12-megapixel|
|Connectivity||4G LTE, USB Type-C, fingerprint scanner||4G LTE, USB Type-C, fingerprint scanner|
|Size||148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm||148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0 mm|
|Weight||163 grammes||155 grammes|
|Operating System||Android Nougat||Android Nougat with Touch Wiz os|
It indeed does belong to display when it comes to Smartphone. There is a sudden rush to get OLED displays that can be bended, users less power and is better in terms of picture Quality.
The two biggest examples of this are the Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+ and the LG G6 phones that harp on display as one of its sellig proposition. Apple is also planning to introduce OLED displays on its upcoming iPhone 8.
While the Samsung Galaxy S8 comes with Infinity display at two screen sizes — 5.8 and 6.2-inches, the G6
Comes with a 18:9 aspect ratio Fullvision display of 5.7-inches. However, the Samsung Galaxy S8 scores over the G6 in terms of processing power.
Pricing and Availability:
The LG G6 is priced at $811.52 and will be available exclusively via Amazon Starting April 25. In Comparison, the Samsung Galaxy S8 is priced at $903.77 and the Galaxy S8+ costs $1013.03 and will go on sale starting May 5. You can purchase the Galaxy S8 lineup from Samsung’s e-Store, Flipkart and from select offline retailers.
The LG G6 marks a shift from the modular G5 that was launched last year. It goes back to a metal frame with front and back glass in a unibody design.
If one compares, both LG and Samsung have opted for an identical design language for their newest flagship Smartphone’s.
The LG G6 also features a near bezel-less display and gets rid of any physical buttons, instead, the Android navigation buttons are no on-screen ones.
The LG G6 boasts a 5.7-inch display QHD+ display with a resolution of 2880×1440 pixels, aspect ratio of 18:9 (or 2:1) and pixel density of 564ppi.
The Samsung Galaxy S8, on the other hand, boasts a 5.8-inch Super AMOLED dual-edge curved display, offering 2960×1440 pixels and pixel density of 570 ppi, the display has a widescreen aspect ratio of 18.5:9.
Although both smartphones offer near bezel-less display experience, it is the Galaxy S8 which stands out, owing to its spilling dual edge curved display.
The LG G6 is powered by Qualcomm’s 64-bit Snapdragon 821 quad-core SoC paired with 4GB of RAM. With 64GB of on-board storage, a microSD card slot for further storage expansion is also present.
The Galaxy S8 runs on Samsung’s homebrewed 64-bit Exynos 8895 octa-core SoC, paired with 4GB of RAM and 64GB of onboard storage. There is also a slot for storage expansion up to 256GB.
Battery and connectivity:
The LG G6 is powered by a 3,330mAh battery with fast charging capabilities while the Samsung Galaxy S8 is fuelled by a 3,000mAh battery. The Galaxy S8 also supports wireless fast charging.
Both the smartphones feature USB Type-C port for charging and data transfer. Other connectivity features include Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and 4G LTE with VoLTE voice calling support.
The Samsung Galaxy S8 offers support for dual SIM through the hybrid setup, whereas LG G6 has a single SIM card slot.
Both the Smartphone further include bio-metric authentication through fingerprint sensors, whereas the Samsung Galaxy S8 is also equipped with an iris scanner.
The LG G6 is equipped with a pair of 13-megapixel dual camera sensors at the back, of which one is a wide-angle lens with 125-degree field of view and f/2.4 aperture, and another is a standard lens with 71-degree field-of-view, f/1.8 aperture and optical image stabilization (OIS). Up front, there is a 5-megapixel camera with f/2.2 aperture.