Bottom line: Which one is better?
LG V20 has; 6.67% more battery power, 1.5X more megapixel on the primary camera, external memory slot, 4x faster downloads, as compared to Samsung galaxy Note 5. It also has other features such as a removable battery, an FM radio and an IPS screen. Samsung galaxy Note 5, however, has a better body design.
Comparing note five vs. lg v20 considers the following design aspects:
- The two phones share a thickness of 7.6mm
- Samsung galaxy Note 5 is lighter by only 3g, 171g compared to V20’s 174g.
- LG V20 weights 159.7mm while Samsung galaxy Note 5 weighs 153.2mm.
- LG V20 is 78.1mm wide whereas Samsung galaxy. Note 5 is 76.1mm wide.
In terms of display, this is what the comparison of note 5 vs. v20 looks like:
- Both have 1440x2560px.
- Samsung galaxy Note 5 has a higher pixel density of 518ppi as compared to LGV20 513ppi.
- Both have 5.7inches.
- Only LGV20 has an LCD with three sub pixels per pixel.
- This feature is only found in Samsung galaxy Note 5.
- Only found in LG V20.
Both phones have branded damage resistant glass.
When you want to judge the performance of v20 vs. note 5, we examine:
- LG V20 is faster with its ram speed of 1688 MHz (Qualcomm snapdragon 820 MSM8996) compared to Samsung galaxy Note 5 speed of 1552 MHz (Samsung Exynos 7420)
- LG V20 has 4 and is outmatched by the 8 in Samsung galaxy Note 5
- A RAM of 4gb is common in both
- Samsung galaxy Note 5 has a better speed of 8×2.15 GHz while LG V20 has a rate
of 4×2.15 GHz.
- Only available in LG V20.
LG V20 has an out-of-order execution.
The two phones also have similar features such as; LTE, integrated graphics, AES, dynamic frequency scaling, and NX bit.
- LGV20 has a dual camera system of 16mp and 8mp whereas Note 5 only has a single camera of 16mp.
- Both have a single 5mp camera.
- 2160x30fps for both.
- LG V20 has a dual tone compared to Samsung galaxy Note 5, which has only 1.
LG V 20 allows manual focus.
Comparing lgv20 vs. note 5 in terms of audio:
Both have a port for a 3.5mm audio jack.
LGV20 has a built in fm radio tuner while Note 5 lacks this.
We use the following specs to review galaxy note 5 vs. lg v20:
- LG V20 is more potent with its 3200mAh battery compared to Samsung galaxy Note 5 3000mAh.
- Only LG V20 supports this.
- LGV20 has a removable battery while the Samsung galaxy Note 5 is fixed.
- Only LGV20 supports fast charging.
- Only Note 5 supports this.
USB type C is supported by LG V20 only.
- LG V20 150Mbits/s, Note 5 50Mbits/s.
- LG V20 has 600Mbits/s compared to Note 5’s 150Mbits/s.
It is evident from the analysis above that LG V20 is a better device based on comparable features. Although the price may be slightly higher, it has value for money. Still, the decision at the end will be based on user tastes and preferences.$ 139.95