LG G Flex 2 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 3

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Display

Display size

5.5 inches
5.7 inches

Resolution

1080 x 1920 pixels
1080 x 1920 pixels

Pixel density

403 ppi
386 ppi

Technology

P-OLED
Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body

74.39 %
74.78 %

Features

Scratch-resistant glass, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 810 MSM8994
Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 MSM8974

Processor

Octa-core, 2000 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit
Quad-core, 2300 MHz, Krait 400

GPU

Adreno 430
Adreno 330

RAM

3 GB LPDDR4
3 GB LPDDR3

Internal storage

32 GB
64 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 128 GB
microSDHC up to 64 GB

Device type

Smart phone
Smart phone

OS

Android (5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop)
Android (5.0 Lollipop, 4.4.4, 4.4, 4.3)

Battery

Capacity

3000 mAh
3200 mAh

Type

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0
 

Talk time

20.00 hours
the average is 18 h (1096 min)
25.00 hours
the average is 18 h (1096 min)

Stand-by time

21.7 days (520 hours)
the average is 20 days (489 h)
22.0 days (528 hours)
the average is 20 days (489 h)

Talk time (3G)

18.00 hours
the average is 24 h (1418 min)
21.00 hours
the average is 24 h (1418 min)

Stand-by time (3G)

18.8 days (450 hours)
the average is 27 days (637 h)
17.5 days (420 hours)
the average is 27 days (637 h)

Stand-by time (4G)

 
15.8 days (380 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)

Music playback

 
84.00 hours

Video playback

 
13.00 hours

Camera

Rear

Single camera
Single camera

Main camera

13 megapixels
13 megapixels

Features

Optical image stabilization, Laser autofocus
Autofocus, CMOS image sensor, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications

 
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal length: 31 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash

Dual LED
LED

Software Features

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

Video recording

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling
Continuous autofocus, Video light, Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front

2.1 megapixels
2 megapixels

Video capture

1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)
1920x1080 (Full HD) (30 fps)

Design

Form factor

Candybar
Candybar

Dimensions

5.87 x 2.96 x 0.37 inches (149.1 x 75.3 x 9.4 mm)
5.95 x 3.12 x 0.33 inches (151.2 x 79.2 x 8.3 mm)

Weight

5.36 oz (152 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)
5.93 oz (168 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials

Back: Plastic
 

Features

 
Stylus, Interchangeable covers

Keys

Back: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key
Left: Volume control; Right: Lock/Unlock key

Colors

Gray, Red
Black, Pink, White

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800 DD)
Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 8(900), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower)

UMTS

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz
850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

GSM

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

Data Speed

LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE Cat 4 (150/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s, UMTS

2G Data

EDGE, GPRS
EDGE, GPRS, EV-DO Rev.A

SIM type

Micro SIM
Micro SIM

VoLTE

Yes
Yes

Global Roaming

Yes
Yes

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer

Screen mirroring

SlimPort
DLNA, MHL

Radio

FM
 

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
 

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

4.1
4.0

Profiles/ Protocols

Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Device ID Profile (DID), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Health Device Profile (HDP), HID over GATT Profile (HOGP), Human Interface Device (HID), Intercom (IP), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Scan Parameters Profile (ScPP)
Advanced Audio Distribution (A2DP), Audio/Video Control Transport Protocol (AVCTP), Audio/Video Distribution Transport Protocol (AVDTP), Audio/Visual Remote Control Profile (AVRCP), Generic Attribute Profile (GATT), Generic Audio/Video Distribution (GAVDP), Handsfree (HFP), Headset (HSP), Human Interface Device (HID), Message Access Profile (MAP), Object Push (OPP), Personal Area Networking Profile (PAN), Phone Book Access (PBAP), Serial Port (SPP)

Wi-Fi

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB

microUSB, USB 2.0
microUSB, USB 3.0

Features

Mass storage device, Charging, Video out
Charging, OTG, Video out, Mass storage device

HDMI

 
Yes

Location

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Thermometer, Gesture, Humidity, Barometer

Other

NFC, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC, ANT+, Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible

M3, T4
T3

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval

 
 

Date approved

 
Nov 07, 2013

 
FCC ID value: A3LSMN9005 link

Measured SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.24 W/kg

Body

 
0.72 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission

 
1.07 W/kg

Wireless Router

 
1.04 W/kg

EU SAR

 
 

Head

 
0.29 W/kg

Availability

Officially announced

Jan 05, 2015
Sep 04, 2013
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