LG G7 VS. Samsung Galaxy S8

September 12, 2019

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: LG G7 ThinQ is better.

LG G7 ThinQ is a better phone when we compare LG G7 vs Samsung S8 as it has faster CPU speed, higher resolution, bigger screen size, 2.67x more megapixels (main camera), LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels, stereo speakers, faster downloads 2x better video recording quality (main camera).

LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S8: DESIGN

Thickness; LG G7 ThinQ is 7.9mm whereas Samsung S8 is 8.0mm

Width; LG G7 ThinQ is 71.9mm while Samsung S8 is 68.1mm

Weight; LG G7 ThinQ is 162g whereas Samsung S8 is 155g

Resistance; both phones are dustproof and water-resistant.

Height; LG G7 ThinQ is 153.2mm whereas Samsung S8 is 148.9mm

Bottom line: Samsung S8 is better

LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S8: DISPLAY

Display type; LG G7 ThinQ has IPS LCD while Samsung S8 has super AMOLED.

Bezelless display; both phones have bezelless display.

Pixel density; LG G7 ThinQ has 563ppi while Samsung S8 has 568ppi.

Screen protection; the two phones have Corning Gorilla Glass v5

Screen size; LG G7 ThinQ is 6.1” whereas Samsung S8 is 5.8”

Screen resolution; LG G7 ThinQ has 144o x 3120px whereas Samsung S8 has 1440 x 2960px

Touchscreen; both phones have capacitive touchscreen, multi-touch.

Bottom line: LG G7 ThinQ is better.

LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S8: HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Chipset; LG G7 ThinQ has Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 while Samsung S8 has Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 8895

GPU; LG G7 ThinQ has Adreno 630 while Samsung S8 has Mali-G71 MP20

CPU; LG G7 ThinQ has Octa-core (2.8GHz, Quad-core, Kryo 385 + 1.8GHz, Quad-core, Kryo 385 whereas Samsung S8 has Octa-core (2.3GHz, quad-core, M2 mongoose + 1.7GHz, Quad-core, Cortex A53).

Architecture; each phone has 64 bit

RAM; each phone has 4GB

Internal memory; each phone has 64GB

Expandable memory; LG G7 ThinQ has up to 2TB while Samsung S8 has up to 256GB.

Bottom line: LG G7 ThinQ is better.

LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S8: CAMERA

Main camera; LG G7 ThinQ has 16MP + 16MP whereas Samsung S8 has 12MP

Features; LG G7 ThinQ has 8 x digital zoom, optical zoom, auto flash, face detection, simultaneous HD video and image recording & touch to focus whereas Samsung S8 has wide angle selfie

Image resolution; LG G7 ThinQ has 4616 x 3464px whereas Samsung S8 has 4000 x 3000px

Autofocus; LG G7 ThinQ has phase detection and laser autofocus.

Shooting modes; the two phones have continuous shooting and HUDR.

Resolution (front camera); each phone has 8MP.

Physical aperture; LG G7 ThinQ has f1.9 whereas Samsung S8 has f1.7

Optical image stabilization; both phones have this feature.

Flash; LG G7 ThinQ has LED while Samsung S8 has screen

Video recording; both phones have 1920×1080 30fps.

Bottom line: LG G7 ThinQ is better.

LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S8: AUDIO

Loudspeaker; the two phones have loudspeakers.

Audio jack; each phone has 3.5mm audio jack

Bottom line: the two phones have the same audio features.

LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S8: BATTERY

Capacity; each phone has 3000mAh

Wireless charging; both phones have wireless charging

Quick charging; both phones support quick charging.

Bottom line: the two phones have the same battery features.

LG G7 ThinQ vs Samsung Galaxy S8: CONNECTIVITY & FEATURES

Wi-Fi; LG G7 ThinQ has 802.11, a/ac/ad/b/g/n/n 5GHz Wi-Fi direct, Mobile Hotspot while Samsung S8 has 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz, MIMO Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth; both phones have v5.0

Volte; the two phones have volte

USB; both pones support USB.

NFC; the two phones have NFC

GPS; the two phones have GGPS with a-GPS, Glonass.

Sensors; both phones have light, proximity, accelerometer, barometer, compass and Gyro

Fingerprint; both phones have fingerprints.

Bottom line: the two phones are the same.


LG G7 ThinQ is better as it supersedes Samsung S8 in most of the features.