Compare LG G5 vs Samsung Galaxy S7

Feature Comparison

  • LG G5 has 5.3 inch Screen Size and Samsung Galaxy S7 has 5.1 inch Screen Size
  • Both LG G5 and Samsung Galaxy S7 have same Internal Storage
  • Both LG G5 and Samsung Galaxy S7 have same RAM
 
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100 /100
  
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Display     
Screen Size
5.3 inch 5.1 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 2560 x 1440 pixels   
Screen Type
LCD AMOLED   
Pixel Density
554 PPI 576 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
2.1GHz 2.3GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 Exynos 8890   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
4GB 4GB   
Graphics
Adreno 530 Mali-T880 MP12   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
16MP 12MP   
Front Camera Resolution
8MP 5MP   
Camera Details
+8MP Rear Camera, Wide angle, lensOIS Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR f/1.7 aperture, OIS, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face Detection, Auto HDR, Panorama   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, Dual Rear Camera, Laser Autofocus, Dual Tone LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 6.0 Marshmallow Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
LG 5.0 UI TouchWiz UI   
OS Upgradable To
Android 7.0 Android O   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, InfraRed (IR) Blaster, GPS Water Resistance, Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio   
Dimensions (mm)
149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7 142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9   
Weight
159 grams 152 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio) 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Silver, Titan, Gold, Pink Onyx Black, Gold Platinum, White, Silver Titanium, Rose Gold   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
23.29GB 24.83GB   
Card Slot
Yes, + 100GB Google Drive storage Yes   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
256GB 200GB   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Dual Dual   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
SIM 2 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM 4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
Yes Yes   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
2800mAh 3000mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-Polymer (Li-Po)   
Removable Battery
Yes, Slide-Out Removable No   
Wireless Charging
No Yes,   
Fast Charging
Yes Yes, Fast Charging   

LG G5 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 Specs

Specs
LG G5Samsung Galaxy S7  
Screen Size 5.3 inch5.1 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 16MP12MP  
RAM 4GB4GB  
Battery Capacity 2800mAh3000mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 8MP5MP  

LG G5 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • First phone to come with a modular build
  • Sharp display with excellent colour reproduction
  • Dual Cameras on the back allow you to click wide shots
  • Free of bloatware
  • Excellent fingerprint scanner
The Bad
  • Overall build quality of the device takes a beating due to modularity
  • The default battery module does not give adequate battery backup
  • Overall the system UI has light background which hurts the eye in very dark surroundings
  • The modules, which are the USP of the device are not be available easily everywhere

Samsung Galaxy S7 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Waterproof design
  • Beautiful display and punchy colours with excellent contrasts
  • Hybrid SIM card brings the option to expand the memory unlike on the Galaxy S6
  • The subtle curves on the back make the phone easy to pick off the surface and use
  • Phenomenally good camera
The Bad
  • Audio from the speaker is not the best
  • The back of the phone gather a lot of fingerprints and smudges
  • Too many unnecessary pre-loaded applications
  • Misses out on features like IR blaster from the Galaxy S6
  • The physical home button is very prone to scratches

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