First camera samples from the LG G4


One of the areas in which the LG G4 bears improvement over the LG G3 is the camera department. The new device has a larger OIS-enabled camera with dual LED flash that shoots 16MP images, as well as camera lens with an aperture of f/1.8. The latter is a pretty solid prerequisite for good low-light camera performance, as more light hitting the sensor usually results in much better shots in low-lit environment.

It will be pretty interesting to put the new LG handset against the notable competition, consisting of the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 edge, the Note 4, the Apple iPhone 6/6 Plus, the One M9, as well as the G3, and see whether LG has upped its game in this important area. You'll have to wait for our full-blown camera comparison, but we won't leave you with nothing!

We had the chance to tinker with the LG G4 for a while, and of course, we snapped we handful of camera samples with one of the units. You can check them out right below. 

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G4
  • Display 5.5" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 8 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 808, Hexa-core, 1800 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3000 mAh(18.5h talk time)

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15 Comments

1. bugsbunny00

Posts: 2266; Member since: Jun 07, 2013

best phone of 2015.

6. mokhtar

Posts: 405; Member since: Jan 06, 2014

keep calm and wait for sony s new flagship :)

11. SupermanayrB

Posts: 1188; Member since: Mar 20, 2012

Keep calm & wait for the Note 5.

12. PhenomFaz

Posts: 1236; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

you forgot to add Booyah! :)

2. der_damo

Posts: 213; Member since: Sep 16, 2014

Bright colors look kinda oversaturated to me - especially the yellow "sunbrellas" at the end look pretty bright to me :/

13. progosu

Posts: 36; Member since: Feb 21, 2015

oh really, but did you have your monitor calibrated by a pro?

3. Ghost04

Posts: 522; Member since: May 03, 2014

An expensive junk . Totally mediocre .

8. TheAsh

Posts: 43; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

agreed

4. Birds

Posts: 1172; Member since: Nov 21, 2011

Not bad, not bad..... Dynamic range is not so good and if this is in auto... LG still prefers low shutter speed in low light to let in more light and leans back on OIS for security... Well... Not a fan of that. But since there is full manual now, that problem doesn't matter any more. Not a fan of the color reproduction either... Also, who ever took these photos need to be shot with a howitzer... Can't hold the damn phone still and tap to focus at the same time? F@ck wrong with ya???

15. senseiJ

Posts: 172; Member since: May 02, 2015

Stay pressed...... (look who i found!)

5. BobbyDigital

Posts: 2125; Member since: May 29, 2014

Pictures look nice and crisp. Excellent.

9. TheAsh

Posts: 43; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

I think level to detail capturing is compromised with Spectrum Color. That's why colors are really brilliant.

7. Deaconclgi

Posts: 405; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Another small camera sensor...sigh.

10. TheAsh

Posts: 43; Member since: Feb 20, 2015

NOT so great after all. Great color and less details.

14. canardcache

Posts: 2; Member since: Apr 29, 2015

Really disapointing... oily, artifacts, bof.

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