LG V30 VS. Apple iPhone 7 Plus

September 18, 2019
                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: LG V30 is a better smartphone.

In this review of LG V30 vs iPhone 7 plus, LG V30 is better because it has more battery power, faster CPU speed, higher pixel density, 1GB more RAM memory, 2x higher resolution, bigger screen size, 20.83% more megapixels (main camera) and has an external memory slot.

Apple iPhone 7 plus vs LG V30: DESIGN

Dimensions; iPhone 7 plus has 158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm whereas LG V30 has 151.7 x 75.4 x 7.39 mm.

Weight; iPhone 7 plus is 188g while LG V30 is 158g

Resistance; both phones are dustproof and water-resistant.

Bottom line: LG V30 is better.

Apple iPhone 7 plus vs LG V30: DISPLAY

Display size; iPhone 7 plus is 5.5” while LG V30 is 6.0”

Resolution; iPhone 7 plus has 1080 x 1920px while LG V30 has 1440 x 2880px

Pixel density; iPhone 7 plus has 401ppi whereas LG V30 has 537ppi.

Technology; iPhone 7 plus has IPS LCD whereas LG V30 has P-OLED

Features; iPhone 7 plus has pressure-sensitive, Oleophobic coating, scratch-resistant glass, light and proximity sensor while LG V30 has HDR video support, Oleophobic coating, scratch-resistant glass (Coating Gorilla Glass 5), light and proximity sensors.

Bottom line: LG V30 is better.

Apple iPhone 7 plus vs LG V30: HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Chipset; iPhone 7 plus has Apple A10 Fusion APL1W24 whereas LG V30 has Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

CPU; iPhone 7 plus has Quad-core, 2340 MHz, 64-bit, 16 nm whereas LG V30 has Octa-core, 2450 MHz, Kryo 280, 64-bit, 10 nm.

GPU; iPhone 7 plus has PowerVR 7XT GT600 Plus while LG V30 has Adreno 540

RAM; iPhone 7 plus has 3 GB whereas LG V30 has 4 GB.

Internal storage; iPhone 7 plus has 256 GB while LG V30 has 64 GB.

Available to use; LG V30 has 50 GB.

Storage expansion; LG V30 has up to 2000 GB.

Bottom line: LG V30 is better.

Apple iPhone 7 plus vs LG V30: CAMERA

Main camera; iPhone 7 plus has 12 MP whereas LG V30 has 16 MP

Features; iPhone 7 plus has sapphire crystal lens cover, optical image stabilization, phase detection autofocus, BSI whereas LG V30 has optical image stabilization, laser and phase detection autofocus

Aperture size; iPhone 7 plus has F1.8 while LG V30 has F1.6

Second camera; iPhone 7 plus has 12 MP while LG V30 has 13 MP.

Flash; iPhone 7 plus has Quad Led whereas LG V30 has LED.

Video recording; iPhone 7 plus has 38×2160 (4K UHD) (30fps), 1920×1080 (Full HD) (120fps) & 1280×720 (HD) (240fps) whereas LG V30 has 3840×21600 (4K UHD) (30fps), 1920×1080 (Full HD), 1280×720 (HD) (240fps).

Features; iPhone 7 plus has optical image stabilization, time-lapse video, continuous autofocus, video calling and video sharing whereas LG V30 has HDR, time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, object tracking, Digital image stabilization, video calling and video sharing.

Front camera; iPhone 7 plus has 7 MP while LG V30 has 5 MP.

Bottom line: LG V30 is better.

Apple iPhone 7 plus vs LG V30: AUDIO

Speakers; iPhone 7 plus has multiple speakers while LG V30 has loudspeaker.

Audio jack; iPhone 7 plus has lightning whereas LG V30 has 3.5 mm audio jack.

Bottom line: LG V30 is better.

Apple iPhone 7 plus vs LG V30: BATTERY

Capacity; iPhone 7 plus has 2900mAh whereas LG V30 has 3300mAh.

Quick charging; LG V30 supports quick charging.

Bottom line: LG V30 is better.

Apple iPhone 7 plus vs LG V30: CONNECTIVITY & FEATURES

Bluetooth; iPhone 7 plus has 4.2 whereas LG V30 has 5.0

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

USB; iPhone 7 plus has lightning whereas LG V30 has USB Type-C, USB 3.1

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

Sensors; iPhone 7 plus has Accelerometer, Gyro, compass and barometer while LG V30 has Accelerometer, Gyro and compass.

NFC; both phones have NFC.

Volte; both phones have volte.

Bottom line: iPhone 7 plus is better as it has a barometer.

Conclusion

LG V30 is a better phone when we compare iPhone 7 plus and LG V30 as it supersedes iPhone 7 plus in most of the features.