BATTERY LIFE over the years: a surprising study
We've measured battery life for hundreds of smartphone models in the last few years. Let's see how things in this most painful area of the industry have evolved...
THE BRIGHTEST SCREEN: iPhone 6s vs S7 edge vs 10 vs G5
We're not saying phone makers aren't trying, but progress in the area of outdoor visibility hasn't been particularly intense in the last few years. With this in mind, we were interested to see if the latest crop of superphones does anything special to push the envelope when it comes to outdoor visibility, or if we're pretty much stuck in the same place...
S7 vs G5: Here's which Always-On display is a bigger battery hog
Both Samsung and LG claim that their always-on display implementations draw insignificant amounts of power. Is this really the case, which of the two is more economical, and could you be better off not using AOD at all? Let's find out!
The LG K3 features a 4.5-inch screen. Under the hood you'll find the Snapdragon 210 SoC with a quad-core...
Also known as: LG LS450
- Announced: 17 Jun 2016
- OS: Android 6.0
- Hardware: Quad-core, 1100 MHz, ARM Cortex-A7, 1024 MB RAM
- Display: 4.5 inches, 480 x 854 pixels, Capacitive Touchscreen
- Camera 5 megapixels, 1280x720 (720p HD) video
- Technology: GSM (850 900 1800 1900), CDMA (800 1900)
- Data: LTE UMTS
The LG G Pad X 8.0 features 8.0 inch WUXGA display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 617 SOC, 2GB of RAM and 16GB...
Also known as: LG V521WG
- Announced: 03 Jun 2016
- OS: Android 6.0
- Hardware: Octa-core, 1500 MHz, ARM Cortex-A53, 2048 MB RAM
- Display: 8.0 inches, 1200 x 1920 pixels, Capacitive Touchscreen
- Camera 5 megapixels, 1920x1080 (1080p HD) video
- Data: LTE HSPA (unspecified)