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LG G3

32 GB
D855
Samsung Galaxy S4 LG G3
Global Score
8.38.58
Basic Information
SamsungLG
Android 4.4.2, 4.3, 4.2.2Android 5.0, 4.4.2
2013-03-142014-05-27
5.38 x 2.75 x 0.31 inches5.76 x 2.94 x 0.35 inches
4.59 ounces5.26 ounces
Black, Blue, Red and WhiteBlack, Gold, Pink, Purple and White
Polycarbonate--
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 205.00 at Amazon$ 215.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
5 inches5.5 inches
1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)1440 x 2560 pixels (Quad HD / 2K)
Super AMOLEDIPS LCD
441 pixels per inch534 pixels per inch
--450 cd/m2 brightness
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.98.8
Performance
Qualcomm Snapdragon 600 APQ8064T chipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 801 8974-AC chipset
Krait 300 (Quad-Core 1900 MHz) processorKrait 400 (Quad-Core 2500 MHz) processor
2 GB (800 MHz) RAM3 GB (800 MHz) RAM
Adreno 320 (400 MHz) GPUAdreno 330 (450 MHz) GPU
8.198.55
Storage
32 GB internal memory32 GB internal memory
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 64 GB) external memory slotmicroSD, microSDHC, microSDXC (up to 128 GB) external memory slot
4.34.62
Camera
13.00 MP + 2.00 MP13.00 MP + 2.10 MP
f/2.20 aperturef/2.40 aperture
31.00mm focal length--
0.33 inches (1/3.06") sensor0.33 inches (1/3.06") sensor
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution3840 x 2160 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
7.598.14
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSMLTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
Micro SIMMicro SIM
9.49.4
Battery Life
2600mAh Li-Ion Battery3000mAh Li-Ion Battery
Removable BatteryRemovable Battery
Wireless ChargingWireless Charging
17 hours talk time548 hours standby time
19 hours talk time
4.484.32
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.0
GPSGPS
NFCNFC
Infra-red portInfra-red port
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Compass, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor
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Comparisson review

The LG G3 has an overall score of 8.58, which is just a bit better than Galaxy S4's 8.3 global score. LG G3 is a newer phone than Galaxy S4, although it's somewhat heavier and somewhat thicker. Both of these phones come with Android OS (operating system), but LG G3 has newer 5.0 version while Galaxy S4 has Android 4.4.2, so it provides you a couple nice extra features and performance optimizations.

LG G3 has a bit better performance than Samsung Galaxy S4, and although they both have the same number of cores, the LG G3 also has 1 GB more RAM memory and a faster graphics co-processor. LG G3 features a sharper screen than Samsung Galaxy S4, because it has a little larger screen, a better 2560 x 1440 resolution and a just a bit more pixels per display inch.

The LG G3 captures just a bit better photographs and videos than Galaxy S4, because although it has a smaller aperture, and they both have a same resolution back facing camera and a same size back-facing camera sensor, the LG G3 also counts with a lot higher (4K) video resolution. LG G3 has a slightly better storage capacity for games and applications than Galaxy S4, and although they both have equal 32 GB internal storage, the LG G3 also has a SD extension slot that admits a maximum of 128 GB.

The Galaxy S4 has a bit longer battery lifetime than LG G3, although it has 2600mAh of battery capacity.

LG G3 costs a little more money than the Galaxy S4, but you can get a better phone for that few more dollars.