LG G5 VS. Samsung Galaxy S8

                         

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LG G5
Samsung Galaxy S8

Model Name

LG G5

H860, H850, F700L, VS987, H830, H831, H820, H840, LGLS992, LGUS992, F700S, F700K, RS988, LGAS992

Samsung Galaxy S8

SM-G950FD, SM-G950W, SM-G950S, SM-G950K, SM-G950L, SM-G9500, SM-G950A, SM-G950P, SM-G950T, SM-G950U, SM-G950V, SM-G950F, SM-G950U1, SM-G950N, SC-02J

Summary

LG G5
Samsung Galaxy S8

4.5
4.4
4.3
4.3

Description

LG G5

Meet the LG G5 – factory unlocked version! life’s good when you play more! transformative design featuring metal unibody construction, slide out battery and modular functionality. Free yourself from boundaries with a 135-degree wide-angle camera that lets you capture more. See the time, date and important notifications anytime without waking the phone via the always-on display.

Samsung Galaxy S8

U.S. limited warranty. Latest Galaxy phone with Infinity Display, Duel Pixel Camera, iris scanning and Ip68-rated water and dust resistance. The phone comes with a stunning 5.8″ Quad HD+ Super AMOLED display (2960×1440) with 570 ppi and world’s first 10nm processor.

Price

LG G5
Samsung Galaxy S8

384.99

Rating

LG G5

3

Samsung Galaxy S8

3.8

Reviews

LG G5

28

Samsung Galaxy S8

2

Network

LG G5

GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE

Samsung Galaxy S8

GSM / HSPA / LTE

Dimension

LG G5

149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7 mm (5.88 x 2.91 x 0.30 in)

Samsung Galaxy S8

148.9 x 68.1 x 8 mm (5.86 x 2.68 x 0.31 in)

Weight

LG G5

159 g (5.61 oz)

Samsung Galaxy S8

155 g (5.47 oz)

Build

LG G5

Aluminum body

Samsung Galaxy S8

Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 5), aluminum frame

SIM

LG G5

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Samsung Galaxy S8

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Display Type

LG G5

IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Samsung Galaxy S8

Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Display Size

LG G5

5.3 inches, 77.4 cm2 (~70.1% screen-to-body ratio)

Samsung Galaxy S8

5.8 inches, 84.8 cm2 (~83.6% screen-to-body ratio)

Display Resolution

LG G5

1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~554 ppi density)

Samsung Galaxy S8

1440 x 2960 pixels, 18.5:9 ratio (~570 ppi density)

Operating System

LG G5

Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo); LG UX 5 UI

Samsung Galaxy S8

Android 7.0 (Nougat), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie); One UI

Chipset

LG G5

Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 (14 nm)

Samsung Galaxy S8

Exynos 8895 (10 nm) – EMEAQualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10 nm) – USA & China

CPU

LG G5

Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo)

Samsung Galaxy S8

Octa-core (4×2.3 GHz Mongoose M2 & 4×1.7 GHz Cortex-A53) – EMEAOcta-core (4×2.35 GHz Kryo & 4×1.9 GHz Kryo) – USA & China

GPU

LG G5

Adreno 530

Samsung Galaxy S8

Mali-G71 MP20 – EMEAAdreno 540 – USA & China

Internal Storage

LG G5

32 GB, 4 GB RAM

Samsung Galaxy S8

64 GB, 4 GB RAM

SD Card

LG G5

microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) – dual SIM model only

Samsung Galaxy S8

microSD, up to 1 TB (uses shared SIM slot) – dual SIM model only

Camera Front

LG G5

16 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/2.6″, Laser AF, 3-axis OIS 8 MP, f/2.4, 9mm, 1/3.6″, no AF

Samsung Galaxy S8

Camera Front Specs

LG G5

LED flash, panorama, HDR

Samsung Galaxy S8

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Camera Back Specs

LG G5
Samsung Galaxy S8

Dual video call, Auto-HDR

WIFI

LG G5

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, hotspot

Samsung Galaxy S8

Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth

LG G5

4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX HD

Samsung Galaxy S8

5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX

Radio

LG G5

FM radio

Samsung Galaxy S8

No

Sensors

LG G5

Fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, color spectrum

Samsung Galaxy S8

Iris scanner, fingerprint (rear-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

Battery

LG G5

1 Lithium ion batteries required.

Samsung Galaxy S8

1 Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)

Colors

LG G5

Silver, Titan, Gold, Pink

Samsung Galaxy S8

Midnight Black, Orchid Gray, Arctic Silver, Coral Blue, Maple Gold, Rose Pink, Burgundy Red