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LG G2 vs Samsung Galaxy S 4G

LG G2

Reasons to consider the G2

4G, Google Android 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Network Much faster max data speeds LTE (150 mbps) vs HSDPA (7.2 mbps) Higher theoretical max data transfer speeds over cell networks (around 21x faster)
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen 1920x1080 vs 800x480 Around 5.5x higher resolution screen
Internal storage Much more internal storage 32 GB vs 1000 MB Around 33x more internal storage, which means more music, photos and movies
Screen PPI Much higher PPI screen 423 PPI vs 232 PPI More than 80% crisper display of text, images and video
Processor Much faster processor Unknown, 2260 MHz vs Samsung Hummingbird, 1000 MHz More powerful processor, snappier and more responsive (around 2.5x faster)
Camera resolution Much higher resolution camera 13 MP vs 5 MP Take photos with more than 2.5x more detail for larger prints
FM Radio Built in FM radio Yes vs No Listen to your music and news from your favorite radio stations wherever you are
Bluetooth Significantly newer bluetooth support 4.0 vs 3.0 Typically faster data transfer and lower power consumption connecting to other bluetooth devices
Movie format Higher resolution movies 1080p @ 60fps vs 720p @ 30fps Shoots higher resolution Full HD (1080p) video at a higher frame rate
Screen size Larger screen 5.2" vs 4.0" More than 60% larger screen
Thickness Slightly thinner 9 mm vs 10 mm More than 10% thinner
RAM Slightly more memory (RAM) 2048 MB vs 512 MB 4x more RAM, typically more responsive and better for multitasking
Samsung Galaxy S 4G

Reasons to consider the Galaxy S 4G

3.5G, Google Android 2.3 (Gingerbread)
Screen type OLED screen Super AMOLED vs LCD The Galaxy S 4G has a OLED screen, which are generally brighter and more vivid
Weight Lighter 118 g vs 143 g Around 20% lighter
Size Slightly smaller 65x122x10 mm vs 70x138x8 mm Around 10% smaller

Competitors

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HTC One Samsung Galaxy S 4G Galaxy S 4G vs One
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Common Pros and Cons

Compared to recent cellphones

Pros Cons
Bluetooth Recent bluetooth support
G2:4.0
Galaxy S 4G:3.0
Thickness Thin
G2:9 mm
Galaxy S 4G:10 mm
Multi-touch Both support multi-touch
Intuitive gestures such as pinch to zoom
GPS Have assisted GPS
Assisted GPS
Wifi Both have fairly fast wifi support
802.11n (150 mbps)
Touchscreen type Touch sensitive screens
Easy to use with your fingers
Screen PPI Sharp display of text, images and video
G2:423 PPI
Galaxy S 4G:232 PPI
Camera resolution Capture very high resolution images
G2:13 MP
Galaxy S 4G:5 MP
Screen resolution High resolution screens
G2:1920x1080
Galaxy S 4G:800x480
compatibility-score Works with many headphones
1.0
App store Many apps available at their app store(s)
Android App Market
App store Both have an app store, makes it easy to add new games and programs
Easily get games and programs for your phone
Numeric keypad Neither has a numeric keypad
Its often harder to dial numbers with a touch screen or keyboard

Compared to recent smartphones

Pros Cons
Accelerometer Both include an accelerometer
Detects movement for interactive apps
Keyboard Neither has a physical keyboard
No keyboard

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