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LG G7 VS. LG G8
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LG G7 vs. LG G8

September 17, 2019
                         
Bottom line: Which one is better?

In this review of LG G7 vs LG G8, LG G7 ThinQ is better because it has faster CPU speed, 14.29% more megapixels (main camera), has LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels, 4x faster downloads, is 5G lighter, o.5mm thinner, has an IPS and 33.33% faster uploads.

DESIGN

Dimensions; LG G7 ThinQ has 153.2 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm while LG G8 ThinQ has 151.9 x 71.8 x 8.4 mm

Weight; LG G7 ThinQ is 162g while LG G8 ThinQ is 167g

Resistance; both phones are dustproof and water-resistant.

Biometrics; LG G7 ThinQ has 2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch whereas LG G8 ThinQ has 3D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch).

Bottom Line design
LG G8 ThinQ is better.
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DISPLAY

Display size; both phones are 6.1”

Resolution; each phone has 1440 x3120px

Pixel density; both phones have 563ppi

Features; both phones have HDR video support, Corning Gorilla Glass 5, Light and proximity sensors.

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LG G7 ThinQ and LG G8 ThinQ have the same display features.
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CAMERA

Main camera; LG G7 ThinQ has 16MP while LG G8 ThinQ has 12MP.

Features; LG G7 ThinQ has Optical image stabilization, Laser and phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor and BSI while LG G8 ThinQ has optical image stabilization and phase detection autofocus.

Aperture size; LG G7 ThinQ has F1.6 whereas LG G8 ThinQ has F1.5

Second camera; both phones have 16 MP

Features; LG G7 ThinQ has Ultra-wide, phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor and BSI whereas LG G8 ThinQ has Ultra-wide.

Aperture size; both phones have F1.9

Flash; both phones have LED.

Video recording; each phone has 3840×2160 (4K UHD) (60fps), 1920×1080 (Full HD) (60fps) & 1280×720 (HD) (240fps).

Features; both phones have HDR mode, Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, video calling and video sharing.

Front camera; each phone has 8 MP.

Features; LG G7 ThinQ has wide angle while LG G8 ThinQ has Dual-camera 7 autofocus.

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LG G7 ThinQ is better.
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HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Chipset; LG G7 ThinQ has Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SMD845 while LG G8 ThinQ has Qualcomm Snapdragon 855

CPU; LG G7 ThinQ has Octa-core, 2800 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 whereas LG G8 ThinQ has Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7nm.

GPU; LG G7 ThinQ has Adreno 630 while LG G8 ThinQ has Adreno 640

RAM; LG G7 ThinQ has 4 GB whereas LG G8 ThinQ has 6 GB.

Internal storage; LG G7 ThinQ has 64 GB while LG G8 ThinQ has 128 GB.

Available to use; LG G7 ThinQ has 47.42 GB whereas LG G8 ThinQ has 106 GB.

Storage expansion; each phone has 2000 GB.

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LG G8 ThinQ is better.
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AUDIO

Speakers; both phones have multiple speakers.

Audio jack; both phones have 3.5mm audio jacks.

Radio; both phones have FM radios

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both phones have the same audio features.
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BATTERY

Capacity; LG G7 ThinQ has 3000mAh whereas LG G8 ThinQ has 3500mAh.

Wireless charging; both phones have wireless charging.

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LG G8 ThinQ is better.
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CONNECTIVITY & FEATURES

Bluetooth; both phones have 5.0

Wi-Fi; both phones have 802.11, a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot.

USB; both phones have USB Type-C, USB 3.1

Location; both phones have GPS with A-GPS, Glonass.

NFC; both phones have NFC.

Bottom Line connectivity & features
the two phones have the same features.
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Conclusion

LG G7 ThinQ is better in this review of G7 vs G8 as it has superior features than LG G8 ThinQ.

$ 849.99