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LG V30 VS. Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus
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LG V30 vs. Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus

September 13, 2019
                         
Bottom line: Which one is better?

In this review of LG V30 vs S8 plus, Samsung S8 plus is better as it has more battery power, bigger screen size, higher resolution, 1.6x more megapixels (front camera), 1.71x faster downloads, has BSI sensor, AMOLED display and continuous autofocus when recording movies.

DESIGN

In this review, we have the following comparison of LG V30 vs S8+;

Dimensions; LG V30 has 151.7 x 75.4 x 7.3 mm (5.97 x 2.97 x 0.29 inches) while Samsung S8 plus has 159.5 x 73.4 x 8.1 mm (6.28 x 2.89 x 0.32 inches).

Weight; LG V30 is 158g while Samsung S8 plus is 173g.

Build; both phones have gorilla glass v5 front and back.

Resistance; both phones are dustproof and water-resistant.

Bottom Line design
LG V30 is better.
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DISPLAY

In terms of display, we have the following review of LG V30 vs Samsung S8;

Type; LG V30 has P-OLED capacitive touchscreen while Samsung S8 plus has super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen.

Size; LG V30 is 6.0” whereas Samsung S8 plus is 6.2”

Resolution; LG V30 has 1440 x 28880px whereas Samsung S8 plus is 1440 x 2960px

Pixel density; LG V30 has 537ppi while Samsung S8 plus has 529ppi

Protection; both phones have Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Bottom Line display
Samsung S8 plus is better.
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HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

We have the following review of LG V30 vs galaxy S8 plus;

OS; LG V30 operates on 7.1.2 (Nougat), Android 9.0 (Pie) while Samsung S8 plus on Android 7.0 Nougat, Android 9.0 (Pie) one U.

Chipset; LG V30 has Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10nm) whereas Samsung S8 plus has Exynos 8895 (10nm)- EMEA & Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835 (10nm)- USA & china.

CPU; LG V30 has Adreno 540 whereas Samsung S8 plus has Mali-G71 MP20-EMEA, Adreno 540- USA & china.

Expandable memory; both phones have up to 1TB.

Internal memory; LG V30 has 64GB 4GB RAM (V30), 128GB 4GB RAM (V30+) whereas Samsung S8 plus has 64GB 4GB RAM & 128GB 6GB RAM.

Bottom Line hardware & performance
LG V30 is better.
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CAMERA

Main camera; LG V30 has 16MP while Samsung S8 plus has 12MP.

Aperture size; LG V30 has f/1.6 whereas Samsung S8 plus has f/1.7

Second camera; LG V30 has 13MP

Features; both phones have LED flash ad panorama. LG V30 has HDR while Samsung S8 plus has auto-HDR.

Video; LG V30 has 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@120fps, 24-bit, HDR video whereas Samsung S8 plus has 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec.

Selfie camera; LG V30 has 5MP whereas Samsung S8 plus has 8MP

Aperture size; LG V30 has f/2.2 whereas Samsung S8 plus has f/1.7

Features; Samsung S8 plus has dual video call, auto-HDR.

Video; LG V30 has 1080p@30fps whereas Samsung S8 plus has 1440p@30fps.

Bottom Line camera
Samsung S8 plus is better.
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MULTIMEDIA

Speakers; both phones have loudspeakers.

3.5mm jack; both phones have 3.5mm audio jacks.

Radio; LG V30 has stereo FM radio with RDS.

Bottom Line multimedia
LG V30 is better.
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CONNECTIVITY & FEATURES

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

Bluetooth; both phones have 5.0

GPS; both phones have GPS with A-GPS, LONASS and GALILEO. Samsung S8 plus has BDS.

NFC; both phones have NFC.

USB; both phones have 3.1, Type-C 1.0.

Sensors; LG V30 has fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer & color spectrum while Samsung S8 plus has Iris scanner, fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate and SpO2.

Bottom Line connectivity & features
Samsung S8 plus is better.
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BATTERY

Capacity; LG V30 has 3300mAh while Samsung S8 plus has 3500mAh

Charging; LG V30 supports quick charge 3.0 whereas Samsung S8 plus quick charge 2.0

Bottom Line battery
Samsung S8 plus is better.
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Conclusion

Samsung S8 plus is a better smartphone in this review of V30 vs S8 plus because it outshines LG V30 in most of the features.

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