LG G5 VS. Samsung Galaxy Note 4: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: LG G5 VS. Samsung Galaxy Note 4. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
8.4
Cost-effectiveness
?
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
6.7
6.2
Performance & Hardware
7.4
5.5
Camera
8.1
7.5
Connectivity
7.8
6.9
Battery
4.1
7.9

Basics

Brand

Brand
LG
Aliases
--
SM-N910S, Muscat

Release Date

Release date
February 2016, 3 years ago
September 2014, 4 years ago
State
On Sale
Not available

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
73.9 mm
149.4 mm
7.7 mm
78.6 mm
153.5 mm
8.5 mm
Weight
159 g
176 g
Usable surface
70 %
74 %
Materials
Metal
Metal, Plastic
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Gold

Gray

Pink

Silver
Black

Gold

Pink

White

Screen

Diagonal
5.3"
5.7"
Type
LCD IPS
Super Amoled
Resolution
1440 x 2560 px
1440 x 2560 px
Density
554 Pixels per inch
515 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 3D Arc Glass
  • Always-On Display
  • Capacitive
  • Color LED Notifications
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Scratch resistant

Prototypes





Prototypes
Samsung Galaxy Note 4
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996 2.2GHz
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084
CPU
Dual cluster Kryo 2x2.2GHz + 2x1.6GHz
Krait 450
Type
Quad-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
2.2 GHz
2.7 GHz
64 Bits
Yes
No

Graphics

GPU
Adreno 530 624MHz
Qualcomm Adreno 420

RAM

RAM
4 GB
3 GB

Antutu

Score
151.337 (Antutu v7)
Overall performance better than 86% of devices
58.291 (Antutu v6)
Overall performance better than 62% of devices

Storage

Capacity
32 GB
16 GB
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, in the back
Yes, on the front

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Fingerprint
  • Accelerometer
  • Barometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Hall
  • Heart Rate
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • RGB
  • UV

Others

Notifications LED
Color LED Notifications
LED Notifications

Camera

Main

Resolution
16 Mpx
16 Mpx
Pixel size
1.120 µm
1.120 µm
Sensor
Sony IMX234 Exmor RS
Sony IMX240 Exmor RS
Type
CMOS
CMOS BSI
Aperture
f/1.8
f/2.2
Flash
Dual LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Macro mode
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Continuous shooting
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
Yes
120 fps
Yes
120 fps
Optical Stabilisation
Yes
Yes

Selfie

Resolution
8 Mpx
3.7 Mpx

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28 (700)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B20 (800)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
2G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)

SIM card

Dual SIM
Single Sim
Single Sim
Type
Nano SIM
Micro SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11a
  • 802.11ac
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11n 5GHz
Others
  • Dual band
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth 4.1
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • GATT (Generic Attribute Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • SAP/SIM/rSAP (SIM Access Profile)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)

Navigation

Navigation
  • A-GPS
  • Beidou
  • GLONASS
  • GPS
  • A-GPS
  • GLONASS
  • GPS

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • USB Type C
  • Charging
  • Host
  • Mass Storage
  • USB On-The-Go (OTG)

SAR

European measurement

The European Union sets a limit of 2 W/kg averaged over 10 grams of tissue.

0.596 W/Kg on head
1.040 W/Kg on body
0.204 W/Kg on head
0.272 W/Kg on body
American measurement

The FCC limit is 1.6 W/kg measured in a volume of 1 gram of tissue

0.980 W/Kg on head
1.240 W/Kg on body
0.472 W/Kg on head
0.971 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • Infrared
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • ANT+
  • Computer sync
  • DLNA
  • Infrared
  • MHL
  • Mirrorlink
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • VoLTE

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2800 mAh
3220 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Others
Fast Charging
Removable
Fast Charging
Removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 8.0 Oreo
Android 5.1.1 Lollipop

Prices

Prices

Prices unavailable