LG Nexus 5X Vs LG G5

                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: LG G5 is better.

LG G5 is a better smartphone in this review when we compare LG G5 Vs Nexus 5X because it has a powerful battery, supports quick charging, bigger storage expansion space, 2GB more RAM, higher GPU speed, powerful processor, more megapixels (front camera, has optical image stabilization, more megapixels main camera, higher resolution, higher pixel density and bigger screen.

LG Nexus 5X Vs LG G5: DESIGN

The design features of Nexus 5X Vs LG G5 have the following comparisons;

Dimensions; LG Nexus 5X has 5.79 x 2.86 x 0.31 inches (147 x 72.6 x 7.9mm) whereas LG G5 has 5.88 x 2.91 x 0.29 inches (149.4 x 73.9 x 7.3mm)

Weight; LG Nexus 5X is 136g whereas LG G5 is 159g

Bottom line: LG Nexus 5X is better as it is lighter and narrower.

LG Nexus 5X Vs LG G5: DISPLAY

The display features of LG G5 Vs LG Nexus 5X have the following comparisons;

Type; the two smartphones have IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors.

Size; LG Nexus 5X is 5.2” whereas LG G5 is 5.3”

Resolution; LG Nexus 5X has 1080 x 1920px whereas LG G5 has 1440 x 2560px

Pixel density; LG Nexus 5X has 423ppi while LG G5 has 554ppi.

Screen protection; LG Nexus 5X has Corning Gorilla Glass v3, oleophobic coating whereas LG G5 has Corning Gorilla Glass v4.

Bottom line: LG G5 is better as it has higher pixel density, higher resolution and newer Corning Gorilla Glass.

LG Nexus 5X Vs LG G5: PERFOMANCE

Chipset; LG Nexus 5X has Qualcomm MSM8992 Snapdragon 808 (20nm) whereas LG G5 has Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 (14nm).

CPU; LG Nexus 5X has Hexa-core (4×1.4GHz Cortex-A53 & 2×1.8 GHz Cortex-A57 while LG G5 has Quad-core 92×2.15 GHz kryo & 2×1.6 GHz kryo)

GPU; LG Nexus 5X has Adreno 418 whereas LG G5 has Adreno 530.

Internal memory; LG Nexus 5X has 16/32GB, 2 GB Ram while LG G5 has 32GB, 4GB RAM

Storage expansion; LG G5 has up to 2000GB

Bottom line: LG G5 is better in terms of performance.

LG Nexus 5X Vs LG G5: CAMERAS

Main camera; LG Nexus 5X has 12.3MP whereas LG G5 has 16MP.

Features; LG Nexus 5X has laser autofocus whereas LG G5 has optical image stabilization and Laser autofocus.

Aperture size; LG Nexus 5X has F2.0 whereas LG G5 has F1.8 & F2.4

Front camera resolution; LG Nexus 5X has 5MP while LG G5 has 8MP

Flash; LG Nexus 5X has Dual LED whereas LG G5 has LED

Video recording; LG Nexus 5X and LG G5 have 3840×2160 (4K UHD) (30fps)

Video features; LG Nexus 5X has video recording whereas LG G5 has HDR, Time-lapse video, picture-taking during video recording, video calling & video sharing.

Bottom line: LG G5 is better as it has better camera features.

LG Nexus 5X Vs LG G5: AUDIO

Radio; LG G5 has FM radio

Speakers; the two phones have earpiece & loudspeakers.

Headphones connector; each phone has 3.5mm.

Bottom line: LG G5 is better because it has FM radio.

LG Nexus 5X Vs LG G5: BATTERY

Capacity; LG Nexus 5X has 2700mAh whereas LG G5 has 2800mAh.

Quick charge; LG G5 supports quick charge.

Bottom line: LG G5 is better.

LG Nexus 5X Vs LG G5: KEY FEATURES

Bluetooth version; the two phones have 4.2

Wi-Fi; each phone has 802.11 a, b, g, ac, dual-band

USB; the two have USB

Connector; the two phones have USB Type-C

Location; the two phones have GPS.

NFC; the two smartphones have NFC.

Bottom line: LG Nexus 5X and LG G5 have the same key features.

Conclusion

In this review of Nexus 5X Vs G5, LG G5 is better as it supersedes LG Nexus 5X in most of the features.