Compare Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs LG G5

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of Microsoft Lumia 950 XL's is 7.0% more than LG G5
  • Internal Storage of Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is the same as LG G5
  • LG G5 has 25.0% more RAM
 
Microsoft Lumia 950 XL
LG G5
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Spec Score 
71 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
69 Value For Money Score
95 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.7 inch 5.3 inch   
Screen Resolution
2560 x 1440 pixels 2560 x 1440 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
515.3 PPI 554 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Qualcomm Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
2GHz 2.1GHz   
Processor
Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 Qualcomm Snapdragon 820   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
3GB 4GB   
Graphics
Adreno 430 Adreno 530   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
20MP 16MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No Yes, +8 MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 8MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
PureView Technology, Geo-Tagging, Face Detection, Panorama, HDR Wide angle, lensOIS, White balance settings, Continuous shooting, Panorama, ISO settings, Scene mode, Digital zoom, Digital image stabilization, Optical image stabilization, Exposure compensation, HDR, Geotagging, Touch focus, Self timer, Face detection, Macro mode   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, OIS, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, Laser Autofocus, Dual Tone LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Windows Phone Android   
OS Version
Windows 10 Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
- LG 5.0 UI   
OS Upgradable To
- Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
USB Type C USB Type C   
Features
Iris Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, Stereo Speakers, InfraRed (IR) Blaster, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Gyroscope Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
151.9 x 78.4 x 8.1 149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7   
Weight
165 grams 159 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, White Silver, Titan, Gold, Pink   
Build Material
Metal, Polycarbonate Metal Unibody   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Body SAR
- -   
Head SAR
- -   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, SIM Ejector Tool, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card   
Audio Features
- Qualcomm aptX   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
27GB 23.29GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes, + 100GB Google Drive storage   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
200GB 256GB   
OTG Support
- Yes   
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)
No Yes   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 HSDPA 850 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - H830, US992 HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - H820   
4G Bands
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300) LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300) - H850   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
3340mAh 2800mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes Yes, Slide-Out Removable   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
Yes, Fast Charging Yes, Quick Charge 3.0   

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL vs LG G5 Specs

Specs
Microsoft Lumia 950 XLLG G5  
Screen Size 5.7 inch5.3 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 20MP16MP  
RAM 3GB4GB  
Battery Capacity 3340mAh2800mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 5MP8MP  

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

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Pros & Cons

The Good
  • First smartphone to bring Iris scanner
  • Continuum is pretty cool and something geeks would enjoy
  • Unique cooling technology that keeps the phone from heating up
  • Excellent camera
The Bad
  • Thanks to plastic construction, the phone feels cheap and boring
  • Battery life could have been better
  • Limited app ecosystem
  • Third party USB Type-C cables are not supported at launch

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