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LG G2 vs Samsung Galaxy S4

2.79 in
5.45 in
LG G2 Mobile Phone
LG G2
2.75 in
5.38 in
Samsung Galaxy S4 Mobile Phone
Samsung Galaxy S4
Available colors
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32
4.2 out of 5
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Hardware

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Operating systemAndroid 4.2Android 4.4
CPU clock speed2.26 GHz1.6 GHz
CPU coresQuad-core8-core
CPU modelQualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974Samsung Exynos 5 Octa 5410
GPU modelQualcomm Adreno 330PowerVR SGX544
RAM memory2 GB2 GB

Display

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Screen size5.2 in5.0 in
Touchscreenyesyes
Number of colors16.7M16.7M
Panel typeLCDOLED
Resolution1920 x 1080 px1920 x 1080 px
TechnologyIPS TFT
  • AMOLED
  • Super AMOLED
Pixel density423.0 ppi441.0 ppi
Screen materialCorning Gorilla Glass 2.0Corning Gorilla Glass 3.0
Dual screen supportnoyes
Scratch resistant displayyesyes
HDRnono
Multi touchyesyes

Rear camera

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Primary sensor resolution13.0 Mpx13.0 Mpx
Primary lens aperture2.4 f2.2 f
Video recordingyesyes
Highest video resolution1920 x 1080 px1920 x 1080 px
Maximum FPS at the highest resolution60.0 fps30.0 fps
Maximum FPS (regardless of res.)60.0 fps30.0 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)1920 x 1080 px1920 x 1080 px
Autofocusyesyes
Burst Modeyesyes
Digital zoomyesyes
Face detectionyesyes
Geo-taggingyesyes
HDR Captureyesyes
LED Flashyesyes
Panoramayesyes
Touch focusyesyes

Front camera

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Primary resolution2.1 Mpx2.0 Mpx

Storage

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Internal storage
  • 16 GB
  • 32 GB
  • 16 GB
  • 32 GB
  • 64 GB
Memory card readernoyes
Types of memory card supportedNo memory slot
  • microSD
  • microSDHC
  • microSDXC

Design

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Colour of product
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Pink
  • Silver
  • White
  • Black
  • Blue
  • Brown
  • Grey
  • Pink
  • Purple
  • Red
  • Silver
  • White
Material
  • Aluminum
  • Glass
  • Plastic
Plastic
Water resistantnono
Shock resistantnono

Dimensions

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Height5.45 in5.38 in
Width2.79 in2.75 in
Depth0.35 in0.31 in
Weight5.04 oz4.59 oz

Sensors

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Accelerometeryesyes
Proximityyesyes
Ambient light sensoryesyes
Gyroscopeyesyes

Other features

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
FM radioyesyes
IRyesyes

Connectivity

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Dual sim supportnono
Sim card sizeMicro-SIMMicro-SIM
DLNA certifiedyesyes
Bluetoothyesyes
Bluetooth version4.04.0
Bluetooth profile
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
  • GAP
  • HFP
  • HSP
  • OPP
  • PBAP
  • A2DP
  • AVRCP
Bluetooth codecSBC
  • aptX
  • SBC
NFCyesyes
Charging connection
  • HDMI
  • USB
  • Wireless
USB
Headphone connection3.5 mm3.5 mm
USB version2.02.0
USB On-The-Go (OTG)yesyes
Video outputSlimPortMHL

Cellular

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Wireless network (Wi-Fi)yesyes
Wireless networking standard
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Data transmissionHSPA+HSPA+
Navigation systemGLONASSGLONASS
2G GSMyesyes
GSM frequencies
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
  • 850 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 1900 MHz
3G UMTSyesyes
4G LTEyes
  • no
  • yes
LTE frequencies
  • 800 MHz
  • 900 MHz
  • 1800 MHz
  • 2100 MHz
  • 2600 MHz
Regional
Mobile hotspotyesyes
Streaming standardsMiracastMiracast

Battery

LG G2LG G2
Samsung Galaxy S4Samsung Galaxy S4
Replaceable batterynoyes
Battery typeLithium PolymerLithium ion
Battery capacity3000.0 mAh2600.0 mAh
Standby time900.0 h370.0 h
Talk time17.0 h17.0 h
Fast chargingnono
Wireless charging yesyes

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          Often compared with Samsung Galaxy S4