What are the important tech differences between the LG G2 and the Samsung Galaxy S4? Does the 5.2-inch screen on the G2, outperform the Galaxy S4’s 5.0-inch display? Does the G2’s storage capacity impress? What we need is a simple side-by-side comparison…
LG G2 vs. Samsung Galaxy S4: stat-fight
Here’s a comparison of these two phones. If you you want more information on any of the technologies that you see mentioned, click on a highlighted term to find out more about it. Or view our FAQs.
|LG G2||VS||Samsung Galaxy S4|
|Display||5.2-inch True HD IPS LCD||5.0-inch Super AMOLED|
|Resolution||1080 x 1920 pixels
|1080 x 1920 pixels
|Processor||2.2GHz quad core Qualcomm MSM8974 Snapdragon 800||1.6GHz eight core Exynos 5 Octa 5410|
|Software||Android 4.2.2||Android 4.2.2|
|Storage||32GB internal, no expansion slot||16, 32 or 64GB internal, microSD cards up to 64GB|
|13.0 Megapixels with autofocus, touch focus, LED flash, geo-tagging, image stabilization, HDR, face detection and 1080p video recording||13.0 Megapixels with autofocus, LED flash, touch focus, face/smile detection, image stabilization, HDR, Dual Shot, Panorama and Drama Shot modes, simultaneous video/image recording and 1080p video capture|
|Yes, 2.1MP||Yes, 2.0MP|
|Bluetooth||4.0 with A2DP||4.0 with A2DP/EDR|
|Size||70.9 x 138.5 x 8.9mm||69.8 x 136.6 x 7.9mm|
|Extras||GPS/A-GPS, NFC, accelerometer, gyroscope, digital compass, stereo FM radio, Gorilla Glass 3, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA and a TV-out||GPS/A-GPS, NFC, DLNA, S-Voice, Smart Stay eye tracking, S Voice Drive, S Health, accelerometer, gyroscope, barometer, temperature & humidity sensor, gesture recognition and a TV-out|
BPF Verdict: The Samsung Galaxy S4 wins!
The Samsung Galaxy S4 wins this match-up. It beats the LG G2 over 10 rounds (see below), winning 5 of them, drawing 5 and losing 0. Here’s a summary of where this fight was won and lost:
- The best connectivity: Comparable
- The best size/weight: Yes
- The best camera/video: Comparable
- The best display: Yes
- The best processor: Yes
- The best software: Comparable
- The most applications: Comparable
- The most storage: Yes
- The best battery life: N/A
- The best extras: Yes
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