LG G8s ThinQ vs LG Velvet 5G: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: LG G8s ThinQ vs LG Velvet 5G. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

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Technical data sheets

Basics

Score

Ki Price/Quality
Score
7.8 Ki Price/Quality
Score
8.1 Ki Price/Quality
Score
Design and Screen score 7.2 Design & Materials 8.7 Design & Materials
Performance and Hardware score 7.5 Performance & Hardware 6.9 Performance & Hardware
Camera score 6.3 Camera 7.0 Camera
Connectivity score 7.2 Connectivity 8.0 Connectivity
Battery score 4.9 Battery 6.5 Battery

User reviews

User score
9.6
24 reviews
9.8
12 reviews

Technical specifications of the LG G8s ThinQ vs LG Velvet 5G

Specs stores to buy LG G8s ThinQ LG G8s ThinQ
Global · 6GB · 128GB · MG810EAW
LG Velvet 5G price compare LG Velvet 5G
Global · 6GB · 128GB
Inches 6.21" 6.8"
Resolution FHD+ FHD+
Usable surface 81% useful 88% useful
Aspect Ratio 18.5:9 20:9
Dimensions 76.6 mm
155.3 mm
8.0 mm
74.1 mm
167.2 mm
7.9 mm
Weight 181 g 180 g
Micro SnapD. 855
Octa-Core
SnapD. 765
Octa-Core
RAM 6 GB RAM 6 GB RAM
Storage 128 GB 128 GB
AnTuTu 513.387
v9
330.500
v8
Battery 3500 mAh 4300 mAh
Main Camera 1
12 Mpx · ƒ/1.8

2
1
48 Mpx · ƒ/1.8
S5KGM2
2 3
Selfie Camera SELF 8 Mpx · ƒ/1.9 SELF 16 Mpx · ƒ/1.9
Bands
OS Android 9.0 P Android 10 Q

Brand

Brand LG LG
Aliases LG-MG810EAW LM-G900, LMG900EM

Release Date

Release date February 2019,
3 years ago
May 2020,
2 years ago
State On Sale On Sale
Market Global Global

Design & Materials

Structure

LG G8s ThinQ
LG Velvet 5G
LG G8s ThinQ
LG Velvet 5G
Size
76.6 mm
155.3 mm
8.0 mm
Print 3D Model
74.1 mm
167.2 mm
7.9 mm
Print 3D Model
Weight 181 g 180 g
Usable surface 81 % 88 %
Materials Glass Glass
Resistance IP68
MIL-STD-810G
IP68
MIL-STD-810G
Colors
Black

Blue

Gray
Black

White

Green

Orange

Screen

Diagonal 6.21" 6.8"
Type Oled pOLED
Aspect Ratio 18.5:9 20:9
Resolution FHD+
1080 x 2248 px
FHD+
1080 x 2460 px
Density 402 Pixels per inch 395 Pixels per inch

Others

Others
  • Medium-sized Notch
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • Always-On Display
  • HDR10
  • DCI-P3
  • 100% NTSC
  • LED Notifications
  • Scratch resistant
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 6
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Frameless
  • Water Drop Notch
  • Always-On Display
  • HDR10+
  • DCI-P3
  • 100% NTSC
  • Scratch resistant
  • Dual Edge display
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 5
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Frameless

User reviews

Is it a drop-resistant and scratch-resistant smartphone?
9.4
8.5
Do you think it's a nice phone?
9.8
9.9
Is it comfortable?
9.4
9.2
Can you see it well in the sunlight?
9.4
9.7
Number of reviews
24 reviews
12 reviews

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G
CPU 1x Kryo 485 2.84 GHz + 3x Kryo 485 2.4 GHz + 4x Kryo 485 1.8 GHz 1x Cortex-A76 2.4 GHz + 1x Cortex-A76 2.2 GHz + 6x Cortex-A76 1.8 GHz
Type Octa-Core Octa-Core
Manufacturing 7 nm 7 nm
Frequency 2.84 GHz 2.4 GHz
64 Bits Yes Yes

Graphics

GPU Qualcomm Adreno 640 600MHz Qualcomm Adreno 620 625MHz

RAM

RAM 6 GB 6 GB
Type LPDDR4X RAM LPDDR4X RAM

Storage

Capacity 128 GB 128 GB
Type UFS Storage 2.1 UFS Storage 2.1
SD Slot Yes ,
Slot for SD or second SIM card
Yes ,
Slot for SD or second SIM card

Security

Fingerprint Yes, in the back Yes, in screen

Sensors

Sensors
  • Fingerprint
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Hall
  • Fingerprint
  • Proximity
  • Light sensor
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Gyroscope
  • Barometer
  • Hall

Others

Notifications LED LED Notifications --
Cooling system No No
Gaming buttons No No

User reviews

Does it have good sound?
9.7
9.8
Does it work smoothly in everyday use?
9.9
9.7
What's your experience been with demanding games?
9.7
9.3
Number of reviews
24 reviews
12 reviews

Camera

Main

No. of cameras Double rear camera Triple rear camera
1
Camera type

Standard

Standard
Resolution 12 Mpx 48 Mpx
Sensor Unknown Samsung S5KGM2
Type CMOS ISOCELL
Aperture ƒ/ 1.8 ƒ/ 1.8
ISO -- --
Pixel size 1.40 µm 0.80 µm
Pixel Binning -- 1-4 (2x2)
Sensor size -- 1/2
2
Camera type


Wide Angle lens
Resolution
13 Mpx
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Unknown
Type
--
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
ƒ/ 2.2
Pixel size
--
--
Pixel Binning
--
--
Sensor size
--
--
3
Camera type
--

Portrait mode (depth)
Resolution
5 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.4
Pixel size
--
Pixel Binning
--
Sensor size
--

Features

Flash Dual LED LED
Optical Stabilisation Yes No
Slow Motion Video Yes,
120 fps
No,
30 fps
Others
  • 4K Video
  • Optical zoom
  • Digital zoom
  • Dual camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Optical Stabilization (OIS)
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Face detection
  • Continuous shooting
  • ISO settings
  • HDR
  • Exposure compensation
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Panorama
  • Geotagging
  • White balance settings
  • 4K Video
  • Digital zoom
  • Triple camera
  • Digital image stabilization
  • Autofocus
  • Touch focus
  • Scene mode
  • Night Mode
  • Self-timer
  • White balance settings
  • Exposure compensation
  • ISO settings
  • Continuous shooting
  • Face detection
  • HDR
  • Geotagging
  • Google Lens

Selfie

SELF
Camera type

Dedicated

Dedicated
Resolution 8 Mpx 16 Mpx
Sensor Unknown Unknown
Type -- --
Aperture ƒ/ 1.9 ƒ/ 1.9
Pixel size 1.12 µm --
Pixel Binning -- --
Sensor size -- --
Others
--
--

DxOMark Score

DxOMark Score -- --

User reviews

Quality of daytime photos
9.5
9.8
Quality of nighttime photos
8.9
8.8
Quality of selfies
9.1
9.3
Does it have a powerful flash?
8.5
9.5
Number of reviews
24 reviews
12 reviews

Connectivity

Network compatibility

5G --
  • n1 (2100)
  • n3 (1800)
  • n28b (700)
  • n28a (700)
  • n78 (3500)
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)
  • B28b (700)
  • B28a (700)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B2 (1900)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B7 (2600)
  • B8 (900)
  • B12 (700)
  • B17 (700)
  • B20 (800)
  • B28b (700)
  • B28a (700)
  • B32 (1500)
  • B38 (TDD 2600)
  • B39 (TDD 1900)
  • B40 (TDD 2300)
  • B41 (TDD 2500)
3G
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • 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 Dual Sim Dual Standby Dual Sim Dual Standby
Type
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM
  • Nano SIM

Wi-Fi

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

Bluetooth

Version Bluetooth 5.0 LE Low energy consumption Bluetooth 5.1 LE Low energy consumption
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • HOGP
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • EDR (Enhanced Data Rate)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • LE (Low Energy)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • SAP/SIM/rSAP (SIM Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)
  • HOGP
  • APT-x

Navigation

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

USB

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

SAR

European measurement

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

0.482 W/Kg on head
1.587 W/Kg on body
--
American measurement

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

-- --

Others

Others
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • DLNA
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Infrared
  • Tethering.
  • DLNA

User reviews

Does it have good coverage for calls?
9.8
9.8
Quality of the GPS
9.4
9.9
And the WiFi?
9.8
9.9
Number of reviews
24 reviews
12 reviews

Battery

Battery

Capacity
3500 mAh
4300 mAh
Type Li-Polymer Li-Ion
Fast charge Yes,
18.0W
Yes,
25.0W
Others
  • Wireless charging
  • Non-removable
  • Wireless charging
  • Non-removable

User reviews

How long does the battery last?
  • 8%
    Less than half day
  • 4%
    Less than a day
  • 42%
    One day
  • 42%
    More than one day
  • 4%
    Two days or more
  • 0%
    Less than half day
  • 0%
    Less than a day
  • 25%
    One day
  • 67%
    More than one day
  • 8%
    Two days or more
Number of reviews
24 reviews
12 reviews

Software

Software

Operating System
  • Android 9.0 Pie
    Android 9.0 P, 3 years ago
  • Android 10
    Android 10 Q, 2 years ago
Google Services (official) Yes Yes

User reviews

Did it come with preinstalled applications?
  • 0%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 88%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 13%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
  • 0%
    It comes with a clean operating system
  • 83%
    It has preinstalled apps but they don't bother me
  • 17%
    It has preinstalled apps that I can't uninstall
Do you regularly receive updates?
  • 0%
    Never
  • 5%
    Once a year
  • 74%
    Every six months
  • 21%
    Every two months or less
  • 0%
    Never
  • 0%
    Once a year
  • 30%
    Every six months
  • 70%
    Every two months or less
Number of reviews
24 reviews
12 reviews

Prices

Prices

Prices

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Prices

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