Samsung Galaxy S8 VS. LG G6

October 7, 2019

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Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Samsung Galaxy S8 is a better phone.

In review of LG G6 vs Galaxy S8, Samsung Galaxy S8 is better because it has higher pixel density, higher resolution, bigger screen size, 1.6x more megapixels (front camera), faster downloads, 12g lighter, wider aperture at minimum focal length and has wireless charging.

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: DESIGN

We have the following comparison of LG G6 vs S8;

Dimensions; Galaxy S8 has 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0mm whereas LG G6 has 148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9mm.

Weight; Galaxy S8 is 155g whereas LG G6 is 163g

Resistance; both phones are dustproof and water-resistant.

Biometrics; Galaxy S8 has Iris scanner, 2D Face unlock and Fingerprint (touch) whereas LG G6 has Fingerprint.

Bottom line: Galaxy S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: DISPLAY

In terms of display we have the following review of LG G6 vs Samsung S8;

Display size; Galaxy S8 is 5.8” whereas LG G6 is 5.7”

Resolution; Galaxy S8 has 1440 x 2960px whereas LG G6 has 1440 x 2880px

Pixel density; Galaxy S8 has 570ppi whereas LG G6 has 561ppi

Technology; Galaxy S8 has super AMOLED while LG G6 has IPS LCD.

Features; both phones have HDR, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light and proximity sensors.

Bottom line: Galaxy S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: CAMERA

Camera review of Galaxy S8 vs LG G6 includes the following comparison;

Main camera; Galaxy S8 has 12MP while LG G6 has 13MP.

Features; Galaxy S8 has Optical image stabilization, phase detection autofocus whereas LG G6 has optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus and CMOS sensor.

Aperture size; Galaxy S8 has f/1.7 whereas LG G6 has f1.8

Second camera; LG G6 has 13MP

Flash; Galaxy S8 has LED whereas LG G6 has Dual LED.

Video recording; Galaxy S8 has 3840×2160 (4K UHD) (30fps), 2560×1440 (QHD), 1920×720 (Full HD) (60fps) & 1280×720 (HD) (240fps) whereas LG G6 has 3840×2160 (4K UHD) (30fps), 1920×1080 (Full HD) (60fps) & 1280×720(HD).

Features; Galaxy S8 has HDR, Time-lapse video, hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, object tracking, picture-taking during video recording, video light, digital image stabilization, video calling and video sharing while LG G6 has Time-lapse video, picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, video calling and video sharing.

Front; Galaxy S8 has 8Mp whereas LG G6 has 5MP.

Bottom line: Galaxy S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: MULTIMEDIA

Headphones; each phone has 3.5mm audio jack.

Speakers; both phones have loudspeakers.

Screen mirroring; both phones have DLNA.

Bottom line: the two phones have the same audio features.

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Chipset; Galaxy S8 has Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998 whereas LG G6 has Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 pro

CPU; Galaxy S8 has Octa-core, 2350MHz, kryo 280, 64-bit whereas LG G6 has Quad-core, 2350MHz, kryo, 64-bit.

GPU; Galaxy S8 has Adreno 540 whereas LG G6 has Adreno 530

RAM; both phones have 4GB.

Internal storage; Galaxy S8 has 64GB whereas LG G6 has 32GB

Storage expansion; Galaxy S8 has up to 256GB whereas LG G6 has up to 2000GB.

Bottom line: Galaxy S8 is better.


Bluetooth; Galaxy S8 has 5.0 while LG G6 has 4.2

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

USB; Galaxy S8 has USB Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1 whereas LG G6 has USB Type-C (Reversible), USB 2.0

GPS; both phones have GPS with A-GPS.

Sensors; the two phones have Accelerometer, Gyro, Compass and Barometer.

NFC; both phones have NFC.

Volte; LG G6 has volte.

Bottom line: Galaxy S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs LG G6: BATTERY

Below is review of S8 vs G6 in terms of battery;

Capacity; Galaxy S8 has 3000mAh whereas LG G6 has 3300mAh

Bottom line: LG G6 is better.


Galaxy S8 is a better device in this review when we compare G6 vs S8 as it has great features than LG G6.