LG G6 vs. LG V20

July 3, 2019

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Bottom line: which one is better?

By virtue that these two phones are products of the same company, most of their features are similar. LG G6 however seems to edge LG V20 slightly by having a higher battery charge capacity of 3300mAh to 3200mAh. Further, LG G6 offers 13MP + 13MP camera as compared to LG V20 that offer 16MP + 8MP.

Bottom line: a strong battery with longer service time buoyed by excellent camera coverage is admirable in any phone; in this case, LG G6 is a better phone.

LG G6 vs. LG V20: Design

LG G6 offers quite superior features to LG V20 that gives it an extreme edge as enumerated below:

  •  It is both dust and water proof with ability to submerge in 1.5 meter deep water for 30 minutes.
  •  It is made of metallic case with variety of colors to choose from.
  • It is slightly thicker by 0.3mm, lighter in weight by 11 grams, smaller in width by 6.2mm and smaller in height by 10.6mm.

Bottom line: An easy to carry phone is always the best, the above features clearly indicates that the design of LG G6 is the best.

LG G6 vs. LG V20: Display

The display features of LG G6 are anonymously admirable. G6 has an aspect ratio of 18:9 while V20 has none.  With a difference of 50ppi pixel density, LG G6 is supreme coupled with a higher screen resolution of 1440 x 2880 pixels which is higher than V20 by 320 pixels. LG G6 has as high as 6.59% screen to body ratio over V20.

Bottom line:  There are a lot of display features to be experienced in a phone. In comparing these two phones, LG G6 remains to be better. 

LG G6 vs. LG V20: Performance

Majority of the features here are similar for both phones except for the fact that LG G6 operates on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro chipset. LG V20, on the other hand, operates on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 chipset.

Bottom line: The efficiency of a phone is normally determined by its performance. LG G6 is better than LG V20 according to the analysis done above.

LG G6 vs. LG V20s8: Cameras

  • Despite the fact that they both give exposure compensation and IOS control their physical aperture differs by F0.1. This means that G6 has an aperture of F2.0 while V20 has F1.9.
  • G6 has a shooting modes ability of Continuous Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Burst mode while v20 has the same but without the bust mode.
  • G6 doesn’t offer a flash ability while V20 has it in Dual LED. V20, further, offers a wide variety in video recording while G6 offers only one option

Bottom line: Everyone has a desire to have a phone that captures the best images. Therefore for you to achieve this I would recommend for LG V20 phone.

LG G6 vs. LG V20: Audio

Both phones are offering ideally what clients would be looking for in a phone audio wise. They both have loudspeaker, audio jack of 3.5mm, and FM radio. The only difference is that V20 has an advanced FM radio supported by RDS system.

Bottom line:  The above similarities make a choice between the two quite challenging. LG G6 would thus be more reliable and better owing to earlier discussed superior features.

LG G6 vs. LG V20: Battery

LG G6 has an in-built battery as compared to V20 that is replaceable. G6 has a standby time of up to 136 hours (3G) and a talk time of up to 14 hours (3G) while V20 lacks both features. G6 has a quick charging ability of v3.0 that V20 lacks. With a charge capacity of 3300mAh, G6 is quite admirable as opposed to V20 on 3200mAh.

Bottom line:  It always feels good to be on your phone longer with more talk time. Constant replacing of batteries is always hectic as well.  G6 eliminates all these hustles hence a better phone.

LG G6 vs. LG V20: Special features

G6 has an edge over V20 in that it offers mass storage device and USB charging. They, however, have finger sensors located at the back.

Bottom line: In terms of storage of information LG G6 supports and stores more information compared to LG V20. This means that LG G6 is better.


Going by the analysis above, it is evident that LG G6 has more admirable features as compared to LG V20 which makes it friendlier. The ability to have a standby time and a talk time of up to 136 Hours (3G) and 14 Hours (3G) respectively makes LG G6 a better phone.