LG K8 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime: Comparison

Comparison of features, performance, design, battery, camera and connectivity between the following smartphones: LG K8 (2018) vs Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime. The complete information of specifications to decide which to buy.

Devices

Ki Note

Ki Cost-effectiveness
No price,
no Ki
6.4
Cost-effectiveness
Design & Materials
4
2.2
Performance & Hardware
3.8
2.7
Camera
3.7
2.6
Connectivity
3.6
4.8
Battery
3.5
3.7

Basics

Brand

Brand
LG
Aliases
LM-X210EM, X210EM
SM-G530H, SM-G530F, SM-G530Y, SM-G530BT

Release Date

Release date
February 2018, 2 years ago
September 2014, 5 years ago
State
Not available
On Sale

Design & Materials

Structure

Size
73.2 mm
146.3 mm
8.2 mm
72.1 mm
144.8 mm
8.6 mm
Weight
148 g
156 g
Usable surface
64 %
66 %
Materials
Plastic
-
Resistance
-
-
Colors
Black

Blue

Gold
Gray

White

Screen

Diagonal
5"
5"
Type
LCD IPS
LCD IPS TFT
Aspect Ratio
16:9
16:9
Resolution
720 x 1280 px
540 x 960 px
Density
294 Pixels per inch
220 Pixels per inch
Others
  • 2.5D curved glass screen
  • Capacitive
  • LED Notifications
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch
  • Capacitive
  • Multi-touch
  • Without Notch

Prototypes





Prototypes
LG K8 (2018)
Print 3D Model
Samsung Galaxy Grand Prime
Print 3D Model

Photos

Performance & Hardware

Processor

Model
Qualcomm Snapdragon 210 MSM8909
Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 MSM8916
CPU
ARM Cortex-A7
4xARM Cortex-A53 1.2GHz
Type
Quad-Core
Quad-Core
Frequency
1.1 GHz
1.2 GHz
64 Bits
No
Yes

Graphics

GPU
Qualcomm Adreno 304
Qualcomm Adreno 306

RAM

RAM
2 GB
1 GB
Type
--
--

Antutu

Score
21.000
Overall performance better than 16% of devices
20.428 (Antutu v5)
Overall performance better than 15% of devices

Storage

Capacity
16 GB
8 GB
Type
--
--
SD Slot
Yes
Independent SD slot
Yes
Independent SD slot

Security

Fingerprint
Yes, in the back
No

Sensors

Sensors
  • Accelerometer
  • Light sensor
  • Proximity
  • Accelerometer
  • Compass
  • Proximity

Others

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

Camera

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
CMOS
Aperture
ƒ/ 2.2
ISO
--
Pixel size
--

Rear camera

Standard
1
Resolution
8 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
CMOS
Aperture
Unknow
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Flash
LED
LED
Features
  • Autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • HDR
  • ISO settings
  • Panorama
  • Scene mode
  • Self-timer
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
  • Autofocus
  • Digital zoom
  • Exposure compensation
  • Face detection
  • Geotagging
  • ISO settings
  • Scene mode
  • Touch focus
  • White balance settings
Slow Motion Video
No
30 fps
No
30 fps
Optical Stabilisation
No
No

Selfie

Resolution
4.9 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Resolution
5 Mpx
Sensor
Unknown
Type
--
Aperture
ƒ/ --
ISO
--
Pixel size
--
Features
-
-

Connectivity

Networks

5G
-
-
4G LTE
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS 1)
  • B5 (850)
  • B12 (700)
  • B1 (2100)
  • B3 (1800)
  • B5 (850)
  • B8 (900)
3G
  • B2 (1900)
  • B4 (1700/2100 AWS A-F)
  • B5 (850)
  • 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
Micro SIM
Micro SIM

Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
  • 802.11b
  • 802.11g
  • 802.11n
Others
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Wi-Fi Direct
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot

Bluetooth

Version
Bluetooth 4.2
Bluetooth 4.0
Others
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • GAVDP (Generic Audio/Video Distribution Profile)
  • GOEP (Generic Object Exchange Profile)
  • HDP (Health Device Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HOGP
  • 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)
  • SPP (Serial Port Protocol)
  • A2DP (Advanced Audio Distribution Profile)
  • AVRCP (Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile)
  • DIP (Device ID Profile)
  • HFP (Hands-Free Profile)
  • HID (Human Interface Profile)
  • HOGP
  • HSP (Headset Profile)
  • MAP (Message Access Profile)
  • OPP (Object Push Profile)
  • PAN (Personal Area Networking Profile)
  • PBAP/PAB (Phone Book Access Profile)

Navigation

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

USB

USB
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage
  • Charging
  • Mass Storage

SAR

European measurement

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

0.763 W/Kg on head
1.430 W/Kg on body
0.412 W/Kg on head
0.382 W/Kg on body
American measurement

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

0.920 W/Kg on head
1.110 W/Kg on body
0.461 W/Kg on head
1.207 W/Kg on body

Others

Others
  • Audio Jack
  • Radio FM
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.
  • NFC
  • Audio Jack
  • Computer sync
  • OTA sync
  • Tethering.

Battery

Battery
Capacity
2500 mAh
2600 mAh
Type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Fast charge
No
No
Others
  • Removable
  • Removable

Software

Software
Operating System
Android 7.1.2 Nougat
Android 5.1 Lollipop

Prices

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