LG G8S ThinQ vs LG G5

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Display

Display size

6.2 inches
5.3 inches

Resolution

1080 x 2248 pixels
1440 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density

402 ppi
554 ppi

Technology

OLED
IPS LCD

Screen-to-body ratio

81.32 %
70.15 %

Features

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

Camera

Rear

Triple camera
Dual camera

Main camera

12 megapixels
16 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Laser and Phase detection autofocus
Optical image stabilization, Laser autofocus

Specifications

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

12 megapixels
8 megapixels

Hardware Features

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus
 

Specifications

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

Third camera

13 megapixels
 

Hardware Features

Ultra-wide
 

Specifications

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

Flash

LED
LED

Video recording

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, Video calling, Video sharing
High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Time-lapse video, Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front

8 megapixels
8 megapixels

Features

Dual-Camera, Autofocus, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)
 

Design

Dimensions

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

6.38 oz (181 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)
5.61 oz (159 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (173 g)

Materials

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

Resistance

Water, Dust; IP 68; MIL-STD-810 certified
 

Biometrics

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

Colors

 
Gold, Gray, Silver, Pink

Colors

Mirror black, Mirror teal, Mirror white
 

Multimedia

Headphones

3.5 mm jack
3.5 mm jack

Speakers

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features

Album art cover, Background playback
aptX-HD

Screen mirroring

Wireless screen share
DLNA, Wireless screen share, SlimPort

Radio

 
FM

Additional microphone(s)

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 8996

Processor

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

GPU

Adreno 640
Adreno 530

RAM

6 GB
4 GB

Internal storage

128 GB
32 GB

Available to use

 
22.4 GB

Storage expansion

microSDXC up to 1000 GB
microSDXC up to 2000 GB

OS

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

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth

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

USB

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

Features

Mass storage device
Mass storage device, Video out

Location

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

Sensors

Accelerometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass

Other

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

Cellular

LTE (FDD)

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 20, 28, 32
Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 17, 20, 25

LTE (TDD)

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41
 

UMTS

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

Data

LTE-A, 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

SIM type

Nano SIM
Nano SIM

HD Voice

 
Yes

Battery

Capacity

3550 mAh
2800 mAh

Type

Not user replaceable
Li - Ion, User replaceable

Charging

Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0
Qualcomm Quick Charge 3.0

Talk time

 
25.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1250 min)

Stand-by time (4G)

 
15.0 days (360 hours)
the average is 24 days (583 h)

Phone features

Notifications

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones, Vibration
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
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