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LG G6 vs LG G8S ThinQ vs LG G5

Compare phone and tablet specifications of up to three devices at once.

Display

Size:

5.7 inches
6.2 inches
5.3 inches

Resolution:

2880 x 1440 pixels, 561 PPI
2248 x 1080 pixels, 18.7:9 ratio, 402 PPI
2560 x 1440 pixels, 554 PPI

Technology:

IPS LCD
OLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body:

79.47 %
81.32 %
70.15 %

Colors:

16 777 216

Touchscreen:

Capacitive, Multi-touch
Capacitive, Multi-touch

Features:

HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
HDR video support, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 MSM8996 Pro
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 8996

Processor:

Quad-core, 2350 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit, 14 nm
Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit, 7 nm
Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Adreno 530
Adreno 640
Adreno 530

RAM:

4GB
6GB LPDDR4
4GB LPDDR4

Internal storage:

32GB, available to use: 20.56 GB
128GB
32GB, available to use: 22.4 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 2000 GB
microSDXC up to 2000 GB
microSDXC up to 2000 GB

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat), LG UX UI
Android (9.0 Pie)
Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), LG UX UI

Battery

Capacity:

3300 mAh
3550 mAh
2800 mAh

Type:

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

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0, Qi wireless charging
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Camera

Rear:

Dual camera
Triple camera
Dual camera

Main camera:

13 MP (OIS, PDAF, CMOS image sensor)
12 MP (OIS, Laser and PDAF)
16 MP (OIS, Laser autofocus)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 29 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.06"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 27 mm; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Second camera:

13 MP (Ultra-wide)
12 MP (Telephoto, OIS, PDAF)
8 MP

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 12 mm
Optical zoom: 2x; Aperture size: F2.6; Pixel size: 1 μm
Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 9 mm

Third camera:

13 MP (Ultra-wide)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 14 mm; Pixel size: 1 μm

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)
3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD)

Features:

Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, EIS, Video calling, Video sharing
Time-lapse video, EIS
HDR, Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

5 MP (Wide Angle)
8 MP (Dual-Camera, Time-of-Flight (ToF), Autofocus, HDR)
8 MP

Video capture:

1920x1080 (Full HD)
1920x1080 (Full HD)

Design

Dimensions:

5.86 x 2.83 x 0.31 inches (148.9 x 71.9 x 7.9 mm)
6.11 x 3.02 x 0.31 inches (155.3 x 76.6 x 7.99 mm)
5.88 x 2.91 x 0.29 inches (149.4 x 73.9 x 7.3 mm)

Weight:

5.75 oz (163.0 g)
6.38 oz (181.0 g)
5.61 oz (159.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 3); Frame: Aluminum
Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6); Frame: Aluminum
Back: Metal

Resistance:

Water, Dust, Shock; IP68; MIL-STD-810 certified
Water, Dust; IP68; MIL-STD-810 certified

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)
3D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Left: Volume control
Left: Volume control

Colors:

Black, Silver
Mirror black, Mirror teal, Mirror white
Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT), 32(1500 L-band)
Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+)

UMTS:

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

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 11 (600/75 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS
LTE-A Pro Cat 19 (1600/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA 5.76 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Shared with microSD

SIM type:

Nano SIM
Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes
Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack
3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker
Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

32-Bit DAC, aptX-HD
32-Bit DAC, DTS:X Virtual Surround
aptX-HD

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share
DLNA, Wireless screen share, SlimPort

Radio:

FM
FM

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording
for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2
5.0
4.2

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

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 2.0
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Type-C (reversible)

Features:

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

Location:

GPS, A-GPS
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other:

NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync
NFC
NFC, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Hearing aid compatible:

M4, T3
M3, T3

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback
Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording
Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Availability

Officially announced:

Feb 26, 2017
Jul 02, 2019
Feb 21, 2016
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