LG G8 ThinQ benchmarks

  • DisplayThe scientific display measurements allow us to inspect the quality of this extremely important component in such a great depth that is not possible with the naked eye. Armed with a colorimeter device and some specialized software, we study the various aspects of smartphone and tablet screens, such as their brightness, color temperature, gamma, color gamut and accuracy.
    • Screen measurementsOur ‘Screen measurements’ table is like a quick, yet very detailed overview of a display. With just a quick glance, you can discover a great deal of important data, including the maximum brightness, contrast ratio, gamma, color temperature, etc. Hover over each category to learn more about it and what makes it important!
      Maximum brightness Higher is better Minimum brightness (nits) Lower is better Contrast Higher is better Color temperature (Kelvins) Gamma Delta E rgbcmy Lower is better Delta E grayscale Lower is better
      LG G7 ThinQ 1009
      (Excellent)
      3
      (Excellent)
      1:2016
      (Excellent)
      8625
      (Poor)
      2.36
      4.59
      (Average)
      7.26
      (Average)
      Samsung Galaxy S10e 681
      (Excellent)
      1
      (Excellent)
      unmeasurable
      (Excellent)
      6656
      (Excellent)
      2.01
      2.64
      (Good)
      5.92
      (Average)
      Samsung Galaxy S10 674
      (Excellent)
      1
      (Excellent)
      unmeasurable
      (Excellent)
      6707
      (Excellent)
      2.01
      3.03
      (Good)
      5.97
      (Average)
      LG G8 ThinQ 561
      (Excellent)
      0
      unmeasurable
      (Excellent)
      7234
      (Good)
      2.27
      5.83
      (Average)
      5.37
      (Average)
      LG G6 506
      (Excellent)
      4
      (Excellent)
      1:2164
      (Excellent)
      8639
      (Poor)
      2.12
      5.68
      (Average)
      7.55
      (Average)
      LG V40 ThinQ 504
      (Excellent)
      3
      (Excellent)
      unmeasurable
      (Excellent)
      7007
      (Good)
      2.31
      3.08
      (Good)
      7.02
      (Average)
    • Color chartsSometimes, it’s easier to get an idea of how good a display is by comparing its measured colors to reference ones. The ‘Color accuracy’ and ‘Greyscale accuracy’ charts will give you just that, with the latter providing a visual representation of the color temperature and gamma. The ‘Color gamut’ chart, on the other hand, will show you just how much of a deviation there is from the colors’ reference points.

      The CIE 1931 xy color gamut chart represents the set (area) of colors that a display can reproduce, with the sRGB colorspace (the highlighted triangle) serving as reference. The chart also provides a visual representation of a display's color accuracy. The small squares across the boundaries of the triangle are the reference points for the various colors, while the small dots are the actual measurements. Ideally, each dot should be positioned on top of its respective square. The 'x: CIE31' and 'y: CIE31' values in the table below the chart indicate the position of each measurement on the chart. 'Y' shows the luminance (in nits) of each measured color, while 'Target Y' is the desired luminance level for that color. Finally, 'ΔE 2000' is the Delta E value of the measured color. Delta E values of below 2 are ideal.

      These measurements are made using SpectraCal's CalMAN calibration software.

  • Performance BenchmarksIf there’s one thing smartphone consumers value extremely highly, that’s lightning-fast system performance. But how do you tell if a device has the necessary power to carry you through the seas of demanding apps and beyond? The answer is simple - through synthetic benchmarking! Thankfully, there are now tools that are professional enough to give us a good idea about the punch our devices really pack.
    AnTuTu Higher is better
    LG G8 ThinQ 345004
    Samsung Galaxy S10 329546
    Samsung Galaxy S10e 324967
    LG V40 ThinQ 246715
    LG G7 ThinQ 239753.5
    LG G6 157208
    GFXBench T-Rex HD on-screen Higher is better
    LG G6 50
    GFXBench Manhattan 3.1 on-screen Higher is better
    LG G8 ThinQ 57
    Samsung Galaxy S10 56
    Samsung Galaxy S10e 56
    LG V40 ThinQ 23
    LG G7 ThinQ 31.66
    LG G6 14
    Vellamo Metal Higher is better
    LG G6 3632.33
    Basemark OS II Higher is better
    LG G7 ThinQ 3842.66
    LG G6 2122
    JetStream Higher is better
    LG G8 ThinQ 58.252
    Samsung Galaxy S10 89.815
    Samsung Galaxy S10e 86.553
    LG V40 ThinQ 65.759
    LG G7 ThinQ 88.304
    LG G6 57.368
    Geekbench 4 single-core Higher is better
    LG G8 ThinQ 3533
    Samsung Galaxy S10 4520
    Samsung Galaxy S10e 4215
    LG V40 ThinQ 2007
    LG G7 ThinQ 2439.5
    LG G6 1797
    Geekbench 4 multi-core Higher is better
    LG G8 ThinQ 11135
    Samsung Galaxy S10 10262
    Samsung Galaxy S10e 9925
    LG V40 ThinQ 8310
    LG G7 ThinQ 8793
    LG G6 4285
  • Camera SpeedA good camera is the one that’s always there when you need it. Quality matters, but so does speed, and that is why we do a series of tests to determine if a smartphone’s camera has what it takes to be a reliable tool in your photographic activities. We measure camera speed by running the cross-platform benchmark program CamSpeed, and by performing our own proprietary speed test.
    Taking a pic Lower is better Taking an HDR pic (sec) Lower is better CamSpeed score Higher is better CamSpeed score with flash Higher is better
    LG V35 ThinQ 1.34
    1.4
    312
    No data
    LG G8 ThinQ 1.35
    No data
    No data
    No data
    LG V30 1.6
    2.15
    641
    649
    LG G7 ThinQ 1.6
    2
    360
    No data
    LG G6 1.7
    2.7
    522
    530
    LG V40 ThinQ 1.7
    1.8
    No data
    No data
  • Battery LifeNothing can replace a reliable, long-lasting battery that can easily carry you and your smartphone through at least a day of heavy usage. Of course, you can always get one of those chubby battery cases, but how uncool would that be? Instead, we’d suggest that you take advantage of our battery life ratings, which are based on our own, custom-designed battery test, to see how the phones compare.

    We measure battery life by running a custom web-script, designed to replicate the power consumption of typical real-life usage. All devices that go through the test have their displays set at 200-nit brightness.

    hours Higher is better
    LG G8 ThinQ
    7h 30 min (Good)
    Samsung Galaxy S10e
    7h (Good)
    Samsung Galaxy S10
    6h 45 min (Average)
    LG G7 ThinQ
    6h 32 min (Average)
    LG V40 ThinQ
    6h 21 min (Average)
    LG G6
    6h 9 min (Average)
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