OnePlus 6 vs Galaxy S9+ vs LG G7 ThinQ: High-end Android specs comparison showdown

OnePlus 6 vs Galaxy S9+ vs LG G7 ThinQ: High-end Android specs comparison showdown
The OnePlus 6 is now official and it aims to take on the flagship stock by bringing some of the best possible specs out there at a pretty aggressive price that makes it one of the greatest pretenders for the value-for-money title.

With a Snapdragon 845 chipset, 6/8GB of RAM, fast UFS2.1 storage, and 16MP+20MP rear camera, the OnePlus 6, Adreno 630 GPU, the phone has got everything necessary to take on any flagship Android device and emerge victorious. 

In this here piece, we will show you how the phone stacks up against the Galaxy S9+ and the LG G7 ThinQ, two of the hotter Android phones to arrive in the past few months. Here's a specs comparison that will put them against one another pound-for-pound.

OnePlus 6 vs Samsung Galaxy S9+ vs LG G7 ThinQ

Display

Display size

6.3 inches
6.2 inches
6.1 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2280 pixels
1440 x 2960 pixels
1440 x 3120 pixels

Pixel density

402 ppi
531 ppi
563 ppi

Technology

AMOLED
Super AMOLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

83.81 %
83.68 %
82.97 %

Colors

16 777 216
16 777 216
16 777 216

Peak brightness

 
 
1000 cd/m2 (nit)

Camera

Rear

Yes
Yes
Yes

Main camera

16 megapixels
12 megapixels
16 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus
Optical image stabilization, Laser and Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.22 μm
Aperture size: F1.5/F2.4; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F1.6; Focal length: 30 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.09"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Second camera

20 megapixels
12 megapixels
16 megapixels

Hardware Features

Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor
Telephoto, Optical image stabilization, Autofocus
Ultra-wide, Phase detection autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal Length: 25 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.8"; Pixel size: 1 μm
Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 52 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.6"; Pixel size: 1 μm
Aperture size: F1.9; Focal Length: 16 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.09"; Pixel size: 1 μm

Flash

Dual LED
LED
LED

Software Features

Manual focus, RAW image capture, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Smile detection, Burst mode, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
Manual focus, Object tracking, RAW image capture, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Voice activation, Burst mode, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging
Digital image stabilization, Manual focus, RAW image capture, HDR, Panorama, Face detection, Voice activation, Burst mode, Scenes, Effects, Exposure compensation, ISO control, White balance presets, Shutter speed control, Touch to focus, Self-timer, Digital zoom, Geo tagging

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (480 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features

Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Time-lapse video, Hyperlapse, Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, Picture-taking during video recording, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Time-lapse video, Digital image stabilization, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

16 megapixels
8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Video capture

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
2560x1440 (QHD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Design

Dimensions

6.13 x 2.97 x 0.31 inches (155.7 x 75.4 x 7.75 mm)
6.22 x 2.91 x 0.33 inches (158.1 x 73.8 x 8.5 mm)
6.03 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches (153.2 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm)

Weight

6.24 oz (177 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
6.67 oz (189 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)
5.71 oz (162 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Metal
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance

Splash
Water, Dust
Water, Dust

IP certified

 
IP 68
IP 68

MIL-STD-810 certified

 
 
Yes

Biometrics

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Iris scanner, 2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845
Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SDM845

Processor

Octa-core, 2800 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2800 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm
Octa-core, 2800 MHz, Kryo 385, 64-bit, 10 nm

GPU

Adreno 630
Adreno 630
Adreno 630

RAM

8 GB LPDDR4
6 GB LPDDR4
4 GB LPDDR4

Internal storage

256 GB
256 GB
64 GB

Storage expansion

 
 
 

Slot Type

 
microSDXC, microSDHC, microSD
microSDXC, microSDHC, microSD

OS

Android (8.1 Oreo), OxygenOS UI
Android (9.0 Pie, 8.0 Oreo), Samsung One UI
Android (8.0 Oreo)

Battery

Capacity

3300 mAh
3500 mAh
3000 mAh

Talk time

 
35.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1278 min)
20.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1278 min)

Stand-by time

 
14.2 days (342 hours)
the average is 21 days (499 h)
15.6 days (374 hours)
the average is 21 days (499 h)

Internet use

 
 
 

3G

 
13 hours
 

LTE

 
15 hours
 

Wi-Fi

 
15 hours
 

Music playback

 
102.00 hours
 

Video playback

 
20.00 hours
 

Cellular

CDMA

800, 1900 MHz
800, 1900 MHz
800, 1900 MHz

GSM

850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz
850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz

UMTS

850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 32, 66, 71
Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 29, 30, 66, 71
Bands 2, 4, 5, 7, 13, 20, 28, 66

LTE (TDD)

Bands 34, 38, 39, 40, 41
Bands 38, 39, 40, 41, 46
Bands 46

Data

LTE-A Pro Cat 18 (1200/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Pro Cat 18 (1200/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA
LTE-A Pro Cat 16 (1000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

Connectivity

Mobile Payment

 
Samsung Pay
 

Multimedia

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
DLNA, Wireless screen share, MirrorLink

Shopping information

MSRP price

$ 629
$ 940
 




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5 Comments

1. Harjyke

Posts: 10; Member since: May 08, 2018

Not interested in the 3

2. Cyberchum

Posts: 1009; Member since: Oct 24, 2012

I doubt anyone is interested in what you are interested in. Duh.

3. Furkan

Posts: 552; Member since: Feb 25, 2017

G7 128gb version has 6 GB ram You use 8 for Oneplus why 4 for G7

5. Sparkxster

Posts: 1108; Member since: Mar 31, 2017

Why does it say OP 6 has wireless charging when it doesn't??

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