Compare Samsung Galaxy A8 vs LG G5

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of Samsung Galaxy A8's is 7.0% more than LG G5
  • Internal Storage of Samsung Galaxy A8 is the same as LG G5
  • The RAM on LG G5 is 50.0% more
 
Samsung Galaxy A8
LG G5
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Rank Rank #2Rank #1  
Spec Score 
61 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
79 Value For Money Score
95 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
5.7 inch 5.3 inch   
Screen Resolution
1920 x 1080 pixels 2560 x 1440 pixels   
Screen Type
Super LCD LCD   
Pixel Density
386 PPI 554 PPI   
Screen Protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Bezel Less
No No   
Screen Features
- -   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Qualcomm   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 2.1GHz   
Processor
Exynos 5430 Qualcomm Snapdragon 820   
Processor Type
Octa-Core Quad-Core   
RAM
2GB 4GB   
Graphics
Mali-T628 MP6 Adreno 530   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
16MP 16MP   
Dual Rear Camera
No Yes, +8 MP   
Front Camera Resolution
5MP 8MP   
Dual Selfie Camera
No No   
Camera Details
Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, 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
Full HD Video Recording (1080p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, Laser Autofocus, Dual Tone LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 5.1 Lollipop Android 6.0 Marshmallow   
OS Detail
- LG 5.0 UI   
OS Upgradable To
Android 6.0 Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB USB Type C   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, Stereo Speakers, InfraRed (IR) Blaster, GPS, FM Radio   
Sensors
Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer Accelerometer, Proximity Sensor, Magnetometer, Barometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope   
IP Rating
- -   
Dimensions (mm)
158 x 76.8 x 5.9 149.4 x 73.9 x 7.7   
Weight
151 grams 159 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)   
Headphone Jack Type
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Champagne Gold, Midnight Black, Pearl White Silver, Titan, Gold, Pink   
Build Material
Metal Unibody Metal Unibody   
Device Warranty
1 Year 1 Year   
Warranty Details
- -   
Body SAR
0.55W/kg -   
Head SAR
0.32W/kg -   
In The Box
Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual Device, Charger & Cable Separate, Earphone, User Manual, Warranty Card   
Audio Features
- Qualcomm aptX   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
25.09GB 23.29GB   
Card Slot
Yes Yes, + 100GB Google Drive storage   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
128GB 256GB   
OTG Support
No 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)
Yes Yes   
2G Bands
GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz   
3G Bands
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 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), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) 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
3050mAh 2800mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
No Yes, Slide-Out Removable   
Wireless Charging
No No   
Fast Charging
No Yes, Quick Charge 3.0   

Samsung Galaxy A8 vs LG G5 Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy A8LG G5  
Screen Size 5.7 inch5.3 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 16MP16MP  
RAM 2GB4GB  
Battery Capacity 3050mAh2800mAh  
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

Samsung Galaxy A8 Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Well-built design
  • Good Camera quality
  • Good Battery life
  • Fingerprint Scanner
  • MicroSD card slot
The Bad
  • Average Speaker output
  • Dated Chipset

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