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LG G3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs LG G Pro 2 vs Oppo Find 7a: size comparison

LG G3 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3 vs LG G Pro 2 vs Oppo Find 7a: size comparison
One of the most stand-out features of the new, 5.5-inch LG G3 is its comparatively small, physical footprint. Put in numbers, 76.4% of the entire front surface area of the LG G3 is taken up by its vibrant, 1440 x 2560 (QHD) resolution screen. This is one of the highest screen-to-size ratios in the entire industry, according to our latest numbers.

But screen-to-size ratio sounds like a weird, almost arbitrary metric to some. We ourselves tend to disagree, especially in the current Android climate. Simply put, the advent of the larger screen has been felt throughout the entire industry, and everything, from low-end devices to giant phablets, has grown in size considerably in the past few years. This has put quite an emphasis on pocket-ability and general ergonomics, as while navigating a larger screen is a pleasure, the larger form factor can also be a hindrance in great many scenarios.

So how does the G3, which many would consider a phablet based on its diagonal alone, measure up with the rest? As you can see below, the minimal frame helps mitigate the impact of its larger-than-average flagship screen, and that means the G3 won't be much bigger in your hand than its main rivals in the Galaxy S5, Xperia Z2, and HTC One M8.

5.76 x 2.94 x 0.35 inches
146.3 x 74.6 x 8.9 mm
5.26 oz (149 g)


Samsung Galaxy Note 3
5.95 x 3.12 x 0.33 inches
151.2 x 79.2 x 8.3 mm
5.93 oz (168 g)

Samsung Galaxy Note 3

LG G Pro 2
6.22 x 3.22 x 0.33 inches
157.9 x 81.9 x 8.3 mm
6.07 oz (172 g)

LG G Pro 2

OPPO Find 7a
6.01 x 2.95 x 0.36 inches
152.6 x 75 x 9.2 mm
6.00 oz (170 g)

OPPO Find 7a

To see the phones in real size or compare them with other models, visit our Visual Phone Size Comparison page.

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posted on 27 May 2014, 12:25 2

1. hafini_27 (Posts: 898; Member since: 31 Oct 2013)

Kinds of big to my liking. Still a great phone from LG. Love its design!

posted on 27 May 2014, 12:58 3

2. ajac09 (Posts: 1482; Member since: 30 Sep 2009)

Most people will either pick up a note 3 or wait on the note 4.

posted on 27 May 2014, 19:29

7. Doakie (Posts: 2227; Member since: 06 May 2009)

I REALLY like my Note 3. But of any of the phones that have been announced lately the only two I'd consider are the G3 and the OnePlus One. Maybe I'd also consider HTCs update top the One Max. But I've been pretty meh about all the other flagships that have been announced.

posted on 27 May 2014, 13:02 1

3. Arte-8800 (banned) (Posts: 4562; Member since: 13 Mar 2014)

Oppo7a looks and has the best unique design

posted on 27 May 2014, 14:53

6. Ashoaib (Posts: 3229; Member since: 15 Nov 2013)

Yea, samsung and lg are looking similar while find 7a is different

posted on 27 May 2014, 13:04

4. twens (Posts: 1061; Member since: 25 Feb 2012)

Come to think of it. Samsung does know how to slim down bezels as well. The 5.7 inch note 3 isn't that huge as well. Congrats to LG though. Nice phone.

posted on 27 May 2014, 14:41

5. SupermanayrB (Posts: 1033; Member since: 20 Mar 2012)

Is the G Pro 2 even coming out?

posted on 02 Jun 2014, 21:53

8. dungsss (Posts: 1; Member since: 02 Jun 2014)

G3 5,5" with compact body is best. Bezels very sexy. I love it

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