LG's flagship smartphone G2 has been winning over other popular smartphones and is now giving some tough competition to rival companies' flagship devices.
LG is yet to make a mark in the smartphone segment, considering its reputation and name. However, with the G2, the tech firm has been successful in including some impressive specifications in a phone with a slim and attractive body.
Let's compare LG G2 to Samsung Galaxy S4, one of the most famous smartphones of 2013, in order to help users decide whether the device is worth buying, according to GSM Arena.
LG G2: 5.2in True HD-IPS + LCD capacitive touch screen with full HD resolution, with a pixel density of 424ppi.
Samsung Galaxy S4: 5in Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with full HD resolution, with a pixel density of 441ppi.
LG G2: Does not support external storage and comes with in-built storage variants of 16/32GB. The device features a 2GB RAM.
Samsung Galaxy S4: Supports microSD card up to 64GB with in-built storage variants of 16/32/64GB. The device sports a 2GB RAM.
LG G2: Features a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2.1 megapixel front-facing camera.
Samsung Galaxy S4: Also comes with a 13-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and a 2 megapixel front-facing camera.
Processors and OS
LG G2: Runs on Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean OS. The device is backed by a 2.26GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor with Adreno 330 GPU for graphics.
Samsung Galaxy S4: Runs on Android 4.4.4 Jelly Bean OS. The smartphone is backed by 1.6GHz Cortex-A15 and 1.2GHz Cortex-A7 quad core Exynos 5 Octa processors, with PowerVR SGX GPU for handling graphics.
LG G2: Non-removable 300mAh Li-Po battery
Samsung Galaxy S4: Removable Li-Ion 2600mAh battery
LG G2: The 16GB unlocked version is speculated to cost around $599 and the 32GB version around $629, according to Phone Arena.
Samsung Galaxy S4: Amazon is currently offering the factory unlocked version of the device at $595, which is expected to go further down as the Galaxy S5 release date nears.
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