Samsung Galaxy S7 edge vs LG G4

June 11, 2019

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Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: The Samsung galaxy S7 edge easily takes the crown as the better device since it has superior features.

This review covers lg g4 vs galaxy s7 where Samsung galaxy S7 edge has; 20% more battery power, 1GB more RAM memory, dustproof and water resistant, 32GB more internal storage, 2,1mm thinner, weather sealed, 5.56% wider aperture at minimum focal length, has a fingerprint scanner, as compared to LG G4

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge VS LG G4; DESIGN

Based on the design, we compare lg g4 vs samsung s7 using the following features:

The parameters used for evaluation of the two are as follows;

Thickness; S7 edge is 7.7mm thick compared to 9.8mm thickness of LG G4

Weight; S7 edge weighs 157g while LG G4 weighs 156g

Height; 148.9mm for LG G4 and 150.9mm for S7 edge,

Width; LG G4 has 76.1 mm of width while S7 has 72.6mm.

Volume; The LG G4 displaces a volume than S7 edge, 111.05cm3 as compared to 84.36cm3 of the S7 edge.

Dustproof & water resistance; This feature is only present in S7 edge

Weather seal; Only S7 edge posses this feature

Bottom line: Samsung galaxy S7 edge has a better design.

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge VS LG G4; DISPLAY

The display of g4 vs s7 compare based on:

Resolution; Both phones have the same resolution of 1440X2560pixels

Pixel density; both phones have 534ppi

Screen size; both phones have 5.5inches screen size

LCD display; LG G4 has LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel. This lacks in S7 edge

AMOLED display; Only S7 edge has this feature

IPS screen; LG G4 has In-Plane Switching screen while S7 edge lacks this.

Samsung galaxy S7 edge has a curved screen while LG G4screen is flat

Both phones have branded damage resistant glass

Bottom line: S7 edge promises a better display.

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge VS LG G4; PERFOMANCE

The following specs are vital in comparing samsung galaxy s7 vs lg g4:

Ram speed; S7 edge has a better ram speed of 1688MHz compared to LG G4 933MHz ram speed

Ram; S7 edge has a ram of 4GB compared to 3GB of LG GV

CPU speed; S7 edge has a CPU speed of 4×2.15 GHz compared to 6×1.8GHz of LG G4.

Internal storage; 64GB for S7 edge and 32GB for LG G4

Semiconductor size; S7 edge has a small edge of 14nm compared to the large 20nm for LG G4

The two phones also have a similar feature such as; AES, integrated graphics, dynamic frequency scale, trust zone.

Bottom line; Samsung galaxy S7 edge has a better performance compared to LG G4.

Samsung Galaxy S7edge vs LG G4; CAMERAS

The following characteristics are essential for analyzing galaxy s7 vs lg g4:

Back camera; LG G4 has a dual camera system of 16mp whereas S7 edge only has a single camera of 12mp

Front camera; 8MP for LG G4 compared to 5mp for S7 edge

Aperture width; LG V20 has width of f/1.8 and its cameras while S7 edge has f/1.7

Video recording; their main cameras are able to record 2160×30 frames per second

Both phones have common features like; shoots raw, have manual ISO, have manual exposure, have serial shot mode, have manual white balance, have touch auto focus

Bottom line; LG G4 has a slight advantage over s7 edge

Samsung Galaxy S7edge vs LG G4; AUDIO

Both have a port for a 3.5mm audio jack

Both have two microphones

LG G4 has a built in fm radio tuner while S7 edge lacks this feature

Bottom line; LG G4 triumphs here slightly due to the FM radio it has.

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge vs LG G4; BATTERY

Battery power; S7 edge is more powerful with its 3600mAh as compared to 3000mAh of LG G4

Wireless charging; Only S7 supports this

Battery fixation; LG G4 has a removable battery while S7edge is fixed

Fast charging; S7 edge is the only one supporting this feature

Bottom line: S7 edge provides a better battery life.

Samsung Galaxy S7edge vs LG G4; SPECIAL FEATURES

ANT+ support; Only S7 edge supports this to enable it power devices such as heart rate monitor.

Bluetooth version; 4.2 for S7edge and 4.1 for LG G4

Both phones share similar features like; infrared sensor, child lock, free navigation software

S7 boasts of advanced features such as heart rate monitor, infrared sensor and barometer that LG V20 lacks.

Bottom line: s7 edge is better in special features.


It is evident from the analysis above that although S7 is more expensive it yields value for money. LG G4 is also not deficient of good features but S7 edge wins.